Smoking Marijuana Effects on Lungs

We know them as grass, weed, or pot. Made from a hemp plant known as Cannabis sativa that originates from India, marijuana is one of the drugs used illegally in the States. Marijuana smoking is common in any age (even celebrities smoked it) and can affect negatively to your health, especially to your lungs. Read more to find out.

Usually marijuana is smoked in a pipe, as a cigarette, or in blunts (where the smokers mixed tobacco with marijuana to smoke). When smoking in blunts, the active ingredient contain in marijuana mixed with nicotine and other carcinogenic substances. Continue reading “Smoking Marijuana Effects on Lungs” »