Demystifying Marijuana

Demystifying Marijuana

This video addresses common misconceptions about marijuana including the adverse side effects as well as whether the use of marijuana can help alleviate the symptoms of some diseases. It also looks at the different strains of marijuana, the active chemicals found within them and the differences between medicinal and recreational marijuana.

This video was made by McMaster Demystifying Medicine students Kavena Sivakumar, Alice Nassar, Halla Rahman, Waleed Dhillon & Elise MacLean

Copyright McMaster University 2017

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Demystifying Marijuana

6 thoughts on “Demystifying Marijuana

  1. I first started smoking weed and ciggs when i was 13. And the last 6 years i been doing it heavily. I can tell my thinking and memory are shit. And i feel differently now then when i first started it.

  2. Your video has been flagged for falsifying information about marijuana. You might want to do some research before running your fuckin mouth.

  3. I call BS on some of the things you say in this video. Personal testimony: I have Bipolar Disorder type 2. When I smoke weed, I don't have the depressing lows of bipolar disorder. Sativa strains work well when I had to study for a college exam, and I DID get better grades in Algebra in college while studying while stoned. If it's indica, I use it to cure the insomnia and only use it before I want to go to sleep. So, NO it does NOT cause paranoia, NO, it is NOT a drug, and NO, don't believe all the BS you hear about it. Thank you. Stop falsifying information.

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