Facts That You Should Have In Mind about Cannabis
Marijuana has been in the market for very long time and the fact that it has been in the market for a long time it has attracted a lot of attention there are a lot about the drug that people do not know. The use of marijuana has become rampant and it is important that you get informed about the plant and the drug so that you can contribute to the debates that have been out there and you can have an informed and intelligent discussion about the drug. Here are some of the facts that you should know about marijuana and you should know so that you can make an informed decision on whether to use the plant or not.
Marijuana has been used for a very long time and there is a time when marijuana was not only legal but it was illegal not to grow marijuana. In 1619 people were forced to grow marijuana in Jamestown. The demand of marijuana had grown very high that the government forced people to go out so they could meet the demand, at this time the marijuana plant was used to create rope and even fabrics and therefore it was in high demand. It was therefore necessary for people to grow this plant so that the government could survive and this is funny because unlike those times, it is now illegal in most regions to grow the plant and there is a lot of stigmatization about the use and growing of the plant.
There have been a lot of questions about the amount of marijuana that would actually kill someone. It was found that for an individual to die from the use of marijuana they need to have smoked 800 joints. Do you know that even if you smoke the 800 joints the drug itself will not kill you but the carbon monoxide that you smoke will. In most countries smoking tobacco cigarettes is not issue but marijuana has been banned because it is assumed that the plant can kill, however from this research, we have established that the use of marijuana cannot kill easily and it can only kill as fast as the use of cigarettes.
In the American society there are many words that have been used to name cannabis. In the American society there are over 200 names that are used to refer to cannabis. Bhang, hemp and marijuana are the most popular names that are used to refer to this drug. Therefore, when you are going out to buy this plant, then you should use the three terms so that people can understand you.
The use of marijuana has been for a very long time but the first time that this plant was used was 4700 years ago.