on drugs

  1. There is a connection between marijuana & decreased motivation, persistent procrastination, low self-confidence, and low energy.


  1. Marijuana has negative effects on attention, memory, & learning.


  1. Pot smokers tend to get lower school grades, have higher rates of unemployment, and have lower relationship & life satisfaction.


  1. Marijuana may seriously affect fetal development, such as lower birth weights, & major malformations & neurobehavioral abnormalities in the exposed offspring.


  1. Marijuana is addictive. Withdrawal symptoms include irritability, increased aggression, anxiety, insomnia, & craving for the drug.


  1. Long-term users are at risk for anxiety, depression, & schizophrenia.


  1. Marijuana smokers are more likely to have respiratory problems and affected bone metabolism.


  1. Cannabis smoke has many poisonous chemicals, which can have harmful effects on the body’s organs.


  1. The more Marijuana a male smokes, the greater the risk for complications with erectile function, fertility, and reproduction.


  1. Cannabis was found to be in the top 8 of the 20 drugs studied for drug harm to self & society & has proven to be a gateway to other highly addictive and dangerous drugs.


Information source: drugfreeworld.org