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Can secondhand smoke exposure to marijuana smoke delay thc withdrawal as well as intensify the anxiety im experiencing from quitting.

Can secondhand smoke exposure to marijuana smoke delay thc withdrawal  as well as intensify the anxiety im experiencing from quitting.

Marijuana s/e: Depending on the frequency and extent of exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke, some research suggests you will have some of it's harmful effects. You're getting marijuana into your system by inhaling it secondhand with likely effects based on how you've reacted to it in the past. See: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/285202.php#rate-this-article I hope this helps. Best wishes. ...Read more

Marijuana (Cannibis) Use (Definition)

Marijuana ("pot") intoxication is the euphoria, relaxation, and sometimes undesirable side effects that can occur when people use marijuana. Marijuana is the most commonly used illegal drug in the United States. The drug is usually smoked, but is sometimes eaten. Today, there are more than 12 million marijuana users in the United States and more than 300 million regular users worldwide. ...Read more


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Can passive exposure to marijuana cause an anxiety attack?

Can passive exposure to marijuana cause an anxiety attack?

Yes it can : It can also induce psychosis in predisposed people and can cause amotivational sdr after long term use. ...Read more

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Is marijuana more dangerous if you smoke it or if you eat it (e.g. pot brownies)?

Danger Pot Brownies: Ingesting THC infused foods is more dangerous. With smoking euphoria is stated to be within 3-10 minutes vs ingestion is within 1-3 hours. Users get inpatient when eating; therefore, they'll eat more THC infused foods back to back. THC then stacks up in blood stream. Regulation of THC in foods is not standardized and therefore the risk of OD is even higher!! Psychosis, hallucinations, etc. ...Read more

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I smoke too much marijuana, should i stop?

I smoke too much marijuana, should i stop?

Yes: You are damaging your brain by using weed. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Is marijuana bad for you if you smoke it ?

Is marijuana bad for you if you smoke it ?

Yes: You've probably heard the standard warnings about addiction, marijuana being a gateway drug, what smoking does to your lungs, what marijuana does to your memory etc. Please see: http://teens.drugabuse.gov/drug-facts/marijuana I hope this helps. Take good care of your health. ...Read more

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How is marijuana smoke detrimental to health?

How is marijuana smoke detrimental to health?

Damage lungs and ...: The smoke from marijuana causes tars, and other substances to be deposited in your lung tissues, damaging the lining, making oxygen transfer more difficult. It also damages the neurochemistry of the brain, leaving changes that can be permanent. The more you smoke, the more damage you leave. ...Read more

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What happens if someone smokes tainted marijuana?

Tainted With What?: The answer depends very much on what might be mixed with the marijuana. The possibilities are varied with many possible negative effects, including moodiness, agitation, sedation, and possible psychotic symptoms. ...Read more

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What effects can marijuana have on a child if neighbor smokes?

What effects can marijuana have on a child if neighbor smokes?

Two issues: This smoke has the same effect in increasing frequency of respiratory & ear infections (2-3x) as cigarette smoke. There is also some conflicting data suggesting contribution to learning disabilities. ...Read more

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How long does marijuana stay in your system if only smoked once?

How long does marijuana stay in your system if only smoked once?

Cannabis: Single use marijuana may be found in blood for 12 to 24 hours. Regular use marijuana may be found in blood for 2 to 7 days. Single use marijuana might be detected in urine for 1 to 7 days (or more) and regular marijuana use can be detected in urine for 7 to 100 days (longer periods have been reported though). ...Read more

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What are the effects of a child being exposed to marijuana smoke?

Prematurity: A study just reported a sharp increase in premature births if mom smokes mj. These 3000 mom's were followed for 8 years, so the study has robust statistics. Exposing an older child to mj means you're smoking in front of them, which means you are teaching your children to be drug users. Not a good idea. ...Read more

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Marijuana (Definition)

Marijuana refers to the various preparations of the Cannabis plant into the psychoactive drug for recreational use ...Read more


Ganja (Definition)

Ganja is a Sanskrit word ...Read more