MARIJUANA

"Weed" it out of your life!

What is it anyway?

Marijuana is a brownish, greenish mix of dried flowers, stems, seeds and leaves from the Cannabis plant.

Facts About Marijuana!

  • The main chemical is THC (Tetranydrocannabinol) which quickly spreads through your bloodstream to your brain
  • It is only a mild hallucinogen
  • Medical Marijuana has been proven to treat a wide range of conditions
  • Use at a young age can result in functional defects on the brain and weakened verbal and communication skills later in life
  • At anytime, 5.1 percent of Americans say they've used Marijuana in the past 30 days
  • It has been said smoking Marijuana causes a decrease in weight
  • It is called the "Gateway Drug" because it is said to lead people into trying worse drugs
  • It is the most common illicit drug used (illicit meaning under the federal law)

Bodily Affects

Eyes-

Reddening


Mouth and throat-

Severe dryness

Coughing


Skin-

Cold or hot sensation


Heart-

Increased heart rate


Muscles-

Relazation