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What is Marijuana?

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2017-05-01

Marijuana is a shredded, green-brown mix of dried flowers, stems, and leaves from the plant Cannabis sativa. A stronger form of marijuana, called hashish (hash), looks like brown or black cakes or balls. read more

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Short-Term Effects

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2017-05-01

The main active chemical in marijuana is THC (delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol). When someone smokes marijuana, THC goes from the lungs into the bloodstream. From there, it ends up in the brain and other organs. read more

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Effects According to Age

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2017-05-01

When marijuana use begins in the teen years, it can have a significant impact on brain development, including decreased brain activity, fewer neural fibers in certain areas and a smaller than average hippocampus, which controls learning and memory functions. read more

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Present Growing Laws

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2017-05-01

As of Aug 24 2016, patients approved for medical marijuana will be able to register with Health Canada to grow a limited amount of cannabis for their own medical purposes. read more

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What made marijuana Illegal?

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2017-05-01

Currently, marijuana is to be used for medical purposes only. Therefore, anyone caught with marijuana are subject to criminal penalties. Possessing and selling cannabis for non-medical purposes is still illegal everywhere in Canada. read more

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Different Forms of Marijuana

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2017-05-01

There are three main different forms of marijuana, namely marijuana which is the least concentrated, hashish the mildest concentrated and hash oil the most potent. read more