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Marijuana

  1. 1. MARIJUANA
  2. 2. <ul><li>According to 1994 National Institute on Drug Abuse Data, between 65 and 75 million Americans have smoked “ Marijuana ” </li></ul><ul><li>A national survey of voters found that 34%-one third of the voting adults in the country acknowledge having smoked “Marijuana” at some point in their lives. </li></ul><ul><li>The National Institute on Drug Abuse found that 61% of all illicit drug users report that “Marijuana” is the only drug they have used. </li></ul>STATISTICS
  3. 3. Marijuana is the unprocessed dried leaves, flowers, stems and seeds of the plant “ Cannabis Sativa ” TCH is short for Delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol and is the substance that causes the high. Marijuana is classified as a psychologically addictive drug. Users develop a physical tolerance to the drug, which means they must increase the amount they used to get the desired results. THE BASICS
  4. 4. <ul><li>Marijuana affects memory, judgment and reception. It can make you mess up in school, in sports or clubs or with friends. If your high on marijuana you are more likely to make stupid mistakes that could embarrass you and hurt you. If you use marijuana you could start to lose interest in how you look and how you are getting alone at your school work. </li></ul>In Addition
  5. 5. What a person should do is avoid confrontations such as friends who do drugs, at parties just make up a lie if they offer you an illicit substance or just basically say no, no one can make you do anything you wouldn’t want to do. Any person can say no and hold their own, it doesn’t make them any less cooler it just makes them smarter. Our Recomendations

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