Marijuana

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Where its found:

Most marijuana is grown in warm climates it can be found in many different areas in the U.S and in other areas with warmer climates

Street names

Marijuana is the name used to describe the leaves, seeds, and flowers of the Indian hemp plant. It has other names or "street names" such as astro turf, bhang dagga dope, grass, home grown, Mary Jane, roach, Texas tea, and weed. Other types of Marijuana such as Cannabis witch is stronger then Marijuana has street names such as chocolate or hash.


Marijuana is a hallucinogen drug that distorts the mind and how it sees the world.

Effects

  • Increased heart rate
  • lessened coordination
  • dreamy state of mind
  • poorer memory
  • sore throats
  • chest pains


Signs of Addiction:

  • anxiety
  • insomnia
  • cravings
  • mood swings
  • agitation
  • depression
  • loss of appetite
  • agitation
  • irritability


Cause of addiction how it effects their life

Due to the fact that it is easy to build up a tolerance to marijuana many people use stronger amounts each time to get the same high effect; thus being one of the most popular reasons for addiction. Marijuana can make a problem fade but once the effect of the drug is gone the problem is still there resulting in the contuse use of the drug.

Addiction to marijuana can lead to little to no social life, serious medical issues , depression ,loss of appetite , the desire for stronger drugs, little to no motivation.

Facts:

Fact: 12-17 year old 6.7% wear current marijuana users in 2007

Fact: Marijuana contains more than 400 known chemicals

Fact: In 2008 records found thc leaves at 9.6% the highest its ever been

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