Apathy addiction deterioration in intellectual function psychosis motor vehicle

Apathy addiction deterioration in intellectual

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 2 pages.

Apathy, addiction, deterioration in intellectual function, psychosis, motor vehicle accidents and lost productivity. There are alternative medications that are safer than marijuana as well. The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends not to use marijuana or other cannabis products for the treatment of glaucoma. Studies have shown there are no effective long-term treatments for glaucoma. It could further endanger the user’s eye health. The department of Health and Human Services agencies, and the food and drug administration (FDA) concluded that there is no sound scientific studies supporting the safety and efficacy of marijuana for general medical use. Over the decades of using cannabis worldwide, there have been no reported cases of lung cancer or emphysema linked to the use of marijuana. Studies have shown that marijuana use can
Image of page 1
help reverse carcinogenic effects of tobacco and help improve lung capacity. Researchers’ also have tested the lung function of 5,115 young adults over the course of 20 years. In that study, it revealed that marijuana users have an increased in lung capacity. Marijuana is the only anti-nausea medicine that increases appetite, therefore legalizing would benefit those who do have cancer. Cancer patient’s experience nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite and insomnia. It can also help those infected with Hepatitis C finish their treatments.
Image of page 2

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read both pages?

  • Fall '19
  • Cannabis

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Stuck? We have tutors online 24/7 who can help you get unstuck.
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors You can ask You can ask You can ask (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes