Cannabis: Cannabis and Medical Marijuana Essay

Submitted By saywhatbrianna
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Cannabis Cannabis is used by anyone & everyone in this world most teens from the ages from 12 to 18 have used marijuana more than once in their life time. Some affects Marijuana have on people are laziness, getting dizzy, easier to focus Rapid, loud talking and bursts of laughter in early stages of intoxication, Increased appetite, Use or possession of paraphernalia including roach clip, packs of rolling papers, pipes or bongs. most teens smoke marijuana cause of the feeling of curiosity and thinks it improves their talents and capabilities. As people began to smoke weed (which is one of the nicknames for marijuana) they began to feel high a HTC chemical in marijuana that travels to the brain and causes Hallucinogenic. Marijuana is a plant that containing a psychoactive chemical, tetrahydrocannabinol (HTC), in its leaves buds and flowers. Marijuana is illegal in some parts of the United States but more and more teens are beginning to get their hands on it. Weed doesn’t cause users to do hardcore drugs but people who has use Cocaine, LSD, and Heroin have tried Marijuana. Because marijuana effects are less harmful than those of most other drugs, it is the most common drug people are arrested for in the United States. Marijuana is the third most popular recreational drug in America (behind only alcohol and tobacco), and has been used by nearly 100 million Americans. According to government surveys, some 25 million Americans have smoked marijuana in the past year, and more than 14 million do so regularly despite harsh laws against its use. Our public policies should reflect this reality, not deny it. Marijuana is far less dangerous than alcohol or tobacco. Around 50,000 people die each year from alcohol poisoning. Similarly, more than 400,000 deaths each year are attributed to tobacco smoking. By comparison, marijuana is nontoxic and cannot cause death by overdose. Many People believe that marijuana can help alot of conditions such as nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite that also accompany with cancer and aids. In order to use Medical Marijuana you have to have a doctor’s note saying you are using the drug for medical purposes. Medical marijuana gets around a lot in our society people use it to sell on the streets so drug dealers have their way on making their own profits. How do we stop the outbreak of marijuana around our cities and homes and children? Well the answer is we can’t it’s something that’s already out of control and we can’t handle the situation cause almost 90% of citizens of American smokes weed. I rather marijuana be legalize in the United States cause people won’t sneak around to buy it, it”ll bring more income to the United States and help pay off debts we owe to other countries but whatever the reason is for not legalizing marijuana is our government problem to not. To me marijuana is safe it doesn’t give people diseases or kill them yeah it may make them slow at times but that’s by far the worst thing what tobacco can do to other people and ruin their bodies and minds. As cannabis strains are continually discovered and grown the potency changes as well. The differences in marijuana potency are what make various strains popular. One of the most potent early strains is sinsemillas, which is seedless marijuana from the inflorescences of the female cannabis plants. Other more current strains known for their potency include: Purple Haze, Early Girl, Big Bud and Hindu Kush. In Oakland and Emeryville, California four individuals pleaded guilty for their role to manufacture and distribute marijuana plants and marijuana products that mimicked well known candy and soft-drink products. Some of the products include “Munchy Ways,” “Pot Tarts,” “Twixed” and “Allmy Joy,”…