Category: Marijuana Facts

Marijuana Causes Asthma and Other Breathing Difficulties

Some tobacco smokers inquired about the benefits of marijuana, and if switching to the drug quickly gaining favor in the United States would be better for their health in the long run. Tobacco remains the nation’s top killer and marijuana has claimed a sizably less amount of lives; it has even been said to cure […]

The Addictive Side of Marijuana

There are many things said about marijuana. There are people who support it, and believe it has no negative effects, with the exception of causing legal problems. They believe the simple solution is to legalize the drug, as some states have already done. They argue that marijuana is good for your health. Marijuana has been […]

Marijuana is Not Harmless

Marijuana is the most commonly abused illicit drug in the United States. Marijuana is a mix of dried flowers, stems, seeds and leaves from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa. The main active chemical in marijuana is tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC. This moves quickly through the bloodstream to the brain and other organs throughout the body. THC […]

Marijuana Information

Marijuana Information

What is marijuana? Marijuana is a green or gray mixture of dried, shredded flowers and leaves of the hemp plant Cannabis sativa. There are over 200 slang terms for marijuana including “pot,” “herb,” “weed,” “boom,” “Mary Jane,” “gangster,” and “chronic.” It is usually smoked as a cigarette (called a joint or a nail) or in […]