Marijuana

Pyschoactive Drugs!

A pyschoactive drug is a chemical substance that acts primarily upon the central nervous system where it alters brain function, resulting in temporary changes in perception, mood, conciousness and behavior!

Consequences!

  • You may get arrested
  • You might have to go to court
  • You can have sleep impairments
  • By using it a few times it can lead to addiction.


Effects on the body if you use Marijuana!

  • Memory loss such as you forget what your conversation is about before it ends.
  • Reckless driving.
  • It speeds up your heart rate.
  • Marijuana users think they are the center of attention.
  • Impairs attention, judgment, and other cognitive functions.
  • Impairs coordination and balance.
  • Increases heart rate psychotic episodes.
  • Increases risk of chronic cough
  • increases risk of schizophrenia n vulnerable individuals.
  • May increase risk of anxiety, depression, and motivational syndromes.