Marijuana Hurts

By: Aariz

What Is Marijuana?

Marijuana is made from the dried parts of the hemp plant cannabis. Marijuana looks like a green leaf that has many different types/variations of it. It falls under many categories being: Depressant, stimulant, narcotic, and a psychoactive psychedelic. On the street it is known as Weed, Pot, or Dope.

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Short and Long Term Effects, and Other Facts.

Some short term effects of Marijuana are: Sensory Distortion, panicking and Anxiety. Now that the short term effects don't seem too bad they can still harm you and the others around you. The long term effects are worse than the shot term effects. The long term effects are: Increase of abnormally structured cells in the body, reduced resistance o common illnesses such as colds, suppression of the immune system, and growth disorders. Marijuana is an illegal drug in many countries but still used. Some countries like Canada are planning to make marijuana legal for medical purposes. Marijuana is the second most used mood altering drug used worldwide.