What is Marijuana?

Marijuana is the word used to describe the dried flower seeds and leaves of the Indian hemp plant.

Short term effects

Short term effected include

  • Panic
  • Anxiety
  • Sensory distortion
  • Increased heart beat
  • Risk of heart attack

How it is used?

It is usually smoked as a cigarette (joint) it may also be smoked in a pipe.

Street names

  • White widow
  • Astro turf
  • Dagga
  • Mary Jane
  • Bhang

Long term affects

Long term joint smokers often suffer from bronchits an inflammation of the resonators tract.

  • Growth disorders
  • Lack of motivation
  • Rapid destruction of lung fibers
  • Injures to the brain

Effects of cannabis on the teenage brain NCPIC + Turning Point

Fun facts

  1. Less often it is mixed with food and eaten or brewed as tea.
  2. Using drugs in the first place 55% replied that it was due to pressure fro their friends.
  3. Medicens are drugs that are intended to speed up or slowdown or change somthing about the way your body is working.
  4. in 2012 approximly 750,000 were arested for Marijunan use.
  5. Marijuna has been proven helpful for treating the symptoms of medical conditions.
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