Grass. Weed. Cannabis. Ganja. You can visualize what I'm going to be
talking about at this point. Growing up, your parents instilled in
you all the negatives associated with the drug, but do the negative
aspects of legalizing marijuana really outweigh the positives?
Numerous studies have documented the negatives of getting high off of
weed. Scientists claim that aside from marijuana's weak association
with depression and anxiety, it can cause brain deterioration of
"critical life skills" over time.
The same study further finds that marijuana users impair their
ability to memorize and organize information, ultimately functioning
at a "reduced intellectual level." Funny, since half of the people I
meet hourly already function on a "reduced intellectual level," and
they don't even smoke marijuana.
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