Marijuana

Marijuana is not cool in fact it doesn’t rule!

where does marijuana come from?

Marijuana is made from the crushed leaves, small stems, seed and flowering tops from a plant called cannabis sativa, otherwise known as the Hemp plant.
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Are there legitimate uses for marijuna?

Marijuana has many medical purposes. Marijuana can reduce nausea, loss of appetite, vomiting from the medications, and relief of chronic pain. Many people use marijuana as a medication for people with cancer. Marijuana helps by slowing down the progress of some types of cancer. Marijuana can also reduce nausea for people undergoing chemotherapy. Marijuana helps to alleviate the pain caused from many types of injuries and disorders. marijuana can also be harmfull when used incorrectly. some negitive impacts it can have on your body are
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marijuanas affect on the body

long:

Psychological dependence

Accumulation in the fatty tissues around vital organs

Hallucinations

Memory loss


short:

More difficult to concentrate and learn new facts

anxiety

Poor coordination of movement

panic


Marijuana affects your brain, stomach, eye, mouth, and lungs.


Smoking Marijuana can affect your ability to:


concentrate

remember what you learned

focus on projects or tasks

react quickly while driving

preform in sports

Before and after of a marijuana user

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Social and moral consequences

Marijuana affects the relationship with others negatively. Marijauna can change a young persons circle of friends. A young person may move towards a group that uses marijuana regularly. Therfore a young persons circle of friends may change.

important facts

1. Many people use marijuana to get away from problems in their life. How ever what there doing is wrong and is actually increasing the problems.


2. The affects of marijuana will continue even after a person has stopped


3. Marijuana comes in 2 forms hash and hash oil


4. Marijuana can be clasifiead as a deppressent hallucinogen and a stimulant.


5 .THC is the active chemical in Marijuana

Its never to late to get help!

To call you can cheak in with:


1. kids help phone 1-800-668-6868


2. 24 hour marijuana helpline 1-888-328-2518


some places you can go are:



1. Canadian center of addictions


2.Trafalgar Residence

ways to tell your friend no

1. No thanks

2. Exuses like i have to study for a big test or i have to babysit

3. Find somthing to do so that you look busy

lEGAL CONSEQUENCES


Possessing marijuana for the first time is a misdemeanor. The punishment is up to one year in prison or a $1,000 fine. For a second offense, law states that an offender must spend a minimum of fifteen days in prison and pay a $2,500 fine. After the second offense, anyone caught possessing marijuana faces anywhere from three months to three years in prison and a $5,000 fine.