Cannabinoids

Whether Cannabinoids are harmful is greatly debated, but even things with benefits can also come with drawbacks. The same goes for marijuana and other cannabinoids.

Can Marijuana Use Cause Car Crashes?

Can Marijuana Use Cause Car Crashes?

Marijuana is commonly found in the bloodstream of drivers involved in car accidents, including fatal ones. In fact, marijuana is only second to alcohol in this regard. As more states continue to legalize marijuana, it’s no surprise that the number of car crashes...

Types of Synthetic Marijuana and Their Side Effects

Types of Synthetic Marijuana and Their Side Effects

If you've ever heard the term "synthetic marijuana," you've probably wondered what it was. Synthetic marijuana is a designer drug used by people who want to get high without getting caught by law enforcement. It comes in various forms, including liquid and powder, and...

Does Marijuana (Weed) Make You Lazy?

Does Marijuana (Weed) Make You Lazy?

The use of marijuana, cannabis, hemp, or pot as it's known colloquially is nothing new. For years, marijuana has been used for therapeutic and recreational purposes. Still, there are many myths about the effects of weed in our system. Like, can weed make you lazy?...

Why Marijuana Is Not Considered Addictive

Why Marijuana Is Not Considered Addictive

As more states approve the use of recreational marijuana, the debates around its safety and addictive potential continue to escalate. Throughout the years, studies have proven the beneficial medicinal effects of marijuana.  Yet, the US Drug Enforcement Agency...

Does Marijuana Kill Brain Cells? How Weed Affects Cognition

Does Marijuana Kill Brain Cells? How Weed Affects Cognition

What are the side effects that come to mind when you think of marijuana use? Most likely giggling, slowed speech and movements, and a sudden craving for snacks. This bumbling stereotype might lead you to believe that marijuana makes you dumber, but the scientific...

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