Marijuana ? What's that?
Marijuana is a green and brown mix of dried flowers, steams and leaves from a Cannabis plant.
Some may different names for such a bad thing
These are some of the different names for marijuana: Blunt, dope, ganja, grass, herb, joint, bud, Mary Jane, pot, reefer, green, trees, smoke, sinsemilla, skunk, weed, hash, tea, chronic, 420
Young age users
Using marijuana at a young age can cause many different things. Your brain is still forming and changing each day you live. It could cause defects like your verbal and communication skills, hard time solving problems, vision issues. Or maybe even cause memory loss.
More than 800 thousand people get arrested for possession of marijuanna.
Effects dealing with the brain
The active chemical in marijuana is THC (Tetrahydroccannabinol) which moves through the blood stream to the brain and organs.
How in the world could it help you?
Some scientists say that marijuana can address a wide range of medical conditions , such as pain or depression.
How is Marijuana Abused?
Marijuana is usually smoked in hand-rolled cigarettes (joints). It is also smoked in blunts—cigars that have been emptied of tobacco and refilled with a mixture of marijuana and tobacco. Marijuana smoke usually sweet-and-sour, odor. Marijuana can also be mixed in food or brewed as a tea.
How often is it used?
Marijuana is the third most popular recreational drug in America (behind only alcohol and tobacco), and has been used by nearly 100 million Americans. government surveys say 25 million Americans have smoked marijuana in the past year, and more than 14 million do so regularly even though the harsh laws against it.