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Intoxication And Mental Impairment – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

Intoxication And Mental Impairment – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

Most users cite mental impairment due to intoxication as the most important adverse effect of marijuana. Marijuana will seriously interfere with mental skills like memorization, recall, attentiveness, tracking ability, and coordination at complex tasks. Many users find it difficult to work, study, or perform difficult tasks while under its influence. Some users might build a […]

Accidents – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

Accidents – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

In this article we will discuss: Studies Negative effect on concentration Marijuana vs. alcohol The greatest health concern for many marijuana users is the inherent dangers of impairment. Marijuana has calculable adverse effects on mental concentration and psychomotor skills related to driving and other important activities. While the dangers of drunken driving far outweigh those […]

Marijuana Versus Tobacco – Adverse Effects Of Cannabis

Marijuana Versus Tobacco – Adverse Effects Of Cannabis

One popular myth promulgated by “prohibitionists” is that one or two joints per day are virtually equivalent to an entire pack of tobacco cigarettes per day. In reality, Dr. Tashkin’s research shows that daily marijuana smokers provide less evidence of respiratory damage than pack-a-day cigarette smokers. In addition, there is no evidence linking marijuana to […]

Marijuana Myths – Adverse Effects Of Cannabis

Marijuana Myths – Adverse Effects Of Cannabis

In this article we will discuss: Fertility & reproduction Brain damage Chromosome and cell damage Immune system Gateway to hard drug addiction Violence Anti-pot propagandists have ascribed many other adverse effects to marijuana. Indeed, many of these claims about marijuana’s toxicity never seem to die. A considerable amount of these arguments were widely publicized in […]

Pregnancy And Breastfeeding – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

Pregnancy And Breastfeeding – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

In this article we will discuss: Pregnancy Breastfeeding and marijuana use For the most part, it’s recommended that women steer clear of drugs during pregnancy. While this rule does apply to marijuana (and literally every other drug), marijuana isn’t as dangerous to fetal health as some other medications. If the problem is severe enough (like […]

Long-Term Health Concerns – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

Long-Term Health Concerns – Adverse Effects Of Marijuana

In this article we will discuss: Health risks The Act of Smoking Marijuana smoking less hazardous Although marijuana is one of the safest drugs on the planet with moderate use, the likelihood of adverse effects inherently rises with long-term, heavy use. Marijuana’s relative novelty in developed nations makes epidemiological data on its long-term effects scarce. […]