Legalization of Marijuana

By:Shawn Smith

Marijuana and its purpose.

Marijuanan has been proven helpful for treating the symptoms of a variety of medical conditions. If usen correctly and responsibly medicinal marijuana can be used to stop pain. The tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the pain relieving propertie. It can be used to treat Glaucoma (An eye disease that increases pressure in the eye balls) Marijuana reduces the pressure behind the eyes. It also helps to slow down the progression of the disease. It also helps control epileptic seizures, as it controled seizures by binding to the brain cells responsible for controlling excitability and regulating relaxation. Medical marijuana users claim the drug helps relieve pain and suppress nausea. One more thing is can be used to do is slow down the progression of Alzheimers, As the THC slows the formation of amyloid plaques by blocking the enzyme in the brain that makes them.
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