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Marijuana

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this Project is for my Health Class, I enjoy adding a little humor to my presentations to grab the viewers attention. My viewers for this presentation were high school students.

this Project is for my Health Class, I enjoy adding a little humor to my presentations to grab the viewers attention. My viewers for this presentation were high school students.

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  • 1. By Yesica & Christian
  • 2. What is Marijuana?
    Marijuana is a Green, Brown, or Gray
    mixture of dried leaves and seeds.
    Common known names for Marijuana
    are:
    PotHerbWeedGrass
    Mary Jane GangsterChronic
  • 3. What Does Marijuana Cause?
    All forms of Marijuana are mind-altering.
    (They change how the brain works.)
    Marijuana contains THC, and 400 other chemicals
    Marijuana’s effects on the user differ depend on the strength or potency of the THC.
    Thought the potency has increased
    in Marijuana since the 1970’s
  • 4. Negative EffectsShort Term Effects
    Distorted perception (sights, sounds, time, touch)
    Problems with memory and Learning
    Loss of Coordination
    Trouble with thinking and problem-solving
    Increased heart rate, reduced blood pressure.
    Sometimes Marijuana use can also produce anxiety, fear, distrust, or panic.
  • 5. Effect on the Brain
    Active ingredient in Marijuana, Delta-9
    Tetrahydrocannabinol or THC
    This can cause you:
    Hallucinations
    Delusions
    Impaired Memory
    Disorientation
  • 6. Long-Terms Effects
    Respiratory Problems
    THC plays a roll in cancer
    Failure in your Immune System
    Risk of Heart Attack
    Impaired Judgment
    Risk of addiction
  • 7. Marijuana Behaviors
    Behaviors range from:
    Loss of self control
    Unusual behavior
    Hallucinations
    Loss of reality
    Decrease in alertness
    Risk of Schizophrenia
  • 8. Society
    Family
    Financially
    Mentally
    Physically
    • People who use lose
    their jobs
    • Health bills
    • 9. Bad influences
  • Thank You for watching…!!!
  • 10. MLT
    http://alcoholism.about.com/cs/pot/a/blub031013.htm
    http://www.nida.nih.gov/researchreports/marijuana/marijuana2.html
    http://serendip.brynmawr.edu/exchange/node/1808
    http://www.abovetheinfluence.com/facts/drugs-marijuana.aspx?utm_campaign=paid-search&utm_source=google&utm_medium=search&utm_content=marijuana#

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