Legalization of Marijuana Today there is a lot of material which are considered as an illegal by most authorities but not all of these materials should be banned for instance a plant called cannabis, also known as marijuana. The word of “Marijuana” do not have specific origins but is according to Oxford English Dictionary the word derives from Aztecan word “mallihuan” which means prisoner. (1) As we can understand, the discovery of this plant is nothing new. Marijuana has been used for ages with different kinds of uses and people form that times did not made it illegal. When we looked its history the first restrictions were started approximately in 1930 's.
However, alcohol was never used to benefit the individual health wise. Marijuana, once known as cannabis, has been used for medicinal purposes. Which could benefit the individual health wise. Alcohol has been known for impairing an individual. In “The Rise and Fall of Prohibition” scientific studies found the harmful uses of drinking the substances including “alcohol limited motor reaction, caused issues with nerve centers controlling the heart, interfered with digestion, and worsened diseases.” Someone who gets intoxicated by alcohol could not argue that their consuming had any beneficial--health wise--on their
The second concern is abuse. States are worried that people who get the medical marijuana card will abuse it and get more than needed or sell it for money. While people may abuse their card just to get high or make money, there is a limit on how much a person with the card. The limit depends on the state and it only exceeded if the doctor recommends it and the state approves it. There are also laws one when and where the marijuana can be in possession.
Medical marijuana (or cannabis) is any fraction of the marijuana plant basically used for the treatment of health problems. People use it all over the world to alleviate and treat their symptoms and not to get high. Most of the marijuana, legally sold as a medicine contains the same ingredients as the type that people smoke to get high. However, some medical marijuana is grown especially to contain less of the chemicals that bring feelings of ecstasy. 1.
Seeing people suffer and struggle with their medical conditions is one sign that it’s time to stop and help those people. I’m not a person who does drugs, but if there is one out there that can help many people, then it’s time to do something. Marijuana is a drug that can help thousands of people with cancer, epilepsy, Parkinson’s, autism and so many more. People are taking medicines that aren’t even helping and they just keep getting more medicines thrown at them and they are just suffering because they haven’t found the right medicine that can help keep their disabilities at bay. Medical marijuana can be an answer to a lot of people’s problems.
Should Recreational Marijuana be Legal? According to the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA), marijuana is proven to be the most commonly used drug in the United States. Despite this known fact, the drug is legal for recreational uses in only nine states. The legalization of recreational marijuana is a controversial topic that has been debated by the government countless of times weighing its benefits versus its risks. Marijuana, also known as weed, originated in Asia 500 B.C as an herbal medicine; however, in the early 1900s, it began to be used for recreational purposes.
The views which are often expressed against allopathic, notwithstanding the above facts, are due to the side effects of allopathic treatment. It is this aspect of allopathic treatment which Hahnemann had emphasized when he said that allopathic treatment supplanted another illness while curing one. Unlike antibiotics and some conventional allopathic medicines, homeopathic treatment does neither hamper digestion, nor lower body 's resistance; they do not cause allergies or any damage even if it is taken over a long period. Those who speak against allopathic treatment also tend to deny such claims as a longer life span due to the advances of medical science. They say that man contracts illness due to abuse of his own body, and due to his lack of understanding of the basic harmony which exists between the body and Mother Nature.
Prevention of drug use is important, but since using drugs is a part of our culture (not a good part) and it is not all that hard for teens to get a hold of drugs but sometimes, preventing drug use is not that recommended. (Zwolinski, 2011, paragraph 3) Physically, drug use makes our appearances look bad, it also ruins our systems. Mentally, drug use damages our brains that is why drug users often get involved in crimes, chaos even accidents. Apparently, drug testing needs to be implemented in order for the community to achieve peace and drug users be
Numerous reports and studies found that marijuana is useful in treating certain diseases such as multiple sclerosis, cancer, and AIDS. Marijuana can replace other medicines too, and it is less harmful than any other medicine used to treat ill patients. The second pro of legalizing drug is it may decrease the government’s cost and increase the tax revenues. Based on the economy nowadays, most of the governments are struggling with the issue of low revenue yet high cost. In a study for the Cato Institute in 27th of September in 2010, Jeffrey A. Miron, senior lecturer on economics at Harvard University and a senior fellow at Cato, and Katherine Waldock, professor of economics at New York University, estimates that legalizing drugs would save the government expenses approximately $41.3 billion annually.
Disorders such as Dravet syndrome have no cure and limited resources to treat them. People like Liam have nothing else that even comes close to help them. Alzheimer 's, Arthritis, Crohn 's disease, MS, Dravet and other incurable illnesses are all treatable with the use of cannabis oil. Furthermore, medical cannabis oil has a lower THC level than the plant itself. In the oil, you can get THC levels as little as 1.6%.