By Katy Castillo Marquez And Katelyn Rowe
What Are The Effects Of This Drug?
Cited sources- http://www.drugfreeworld.org/drugfacts/drugs/marijuana.html
Marijuana can be addictive!
- Lack of appetite, which can lead to weight loss
- Drug cravings
Cited Sources- http://teens.drugabuse.gov/drug-facts/marijuana
Health Consequences ( Long Term Effects and Short Term Effects)
Long term use can cause psychotic symptoms. It can also damage the lungs and the heart, and cause coughing and wheezing. It may reduce the body’s ability to fight lung infections.
Short Term-Loss of coordination, vision and hearing, sleepiness, reddening of the eyes, increased appetite and relaxed muscles. Heart rate can speed up.
You Can Also:
- get arrested ( Possession Laws)
- Kills your Cilia
Cited Sources- http://abovetheinfluence.com/drugs/marijuana/#facts
What is the use of this drug? (i.e. is there medical use)
There is no difference between marijuana dispensed to treat a medical condition and marijuana bought on the street for recreational use. The difference is just in how it is used.Cited source: http://teens.drugabuse.gov/drug-facts/marijuana
What would happen if Marijuana was legal in all states?
Cited Source- Me, I could Not find any websites on this topic.
Is Marijuana safer Cigars
No , because cigarettes have a filter that blocks a few of the 4,000 in the cigar, and Marijuana
has no filter so you are inhaling all 4,000 chemicals.Cited Source: http://www.drugpossessionlaws.com/maryland/