Marijuana

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Learn More About Marijuana

Marijuana is grown in the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Caribbean, and Asia. It can be cultivated in both outdoor and indoor settings.

Marijuana is a mind-altering (psychoactive) drug, produced by the Cannabis sativa plant. Marijuana contains over 480 constituents.THC (delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol) is the main ingredient that produces the psychoactive effect.

June 5, 2020

Vaping and Marijuana Concentrates

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about vaping and marijuana concentrates - what are they, what their origin is, what are the common street names for vaping and marijuana concentrates, what do vapes and various concentrates look like, how they are used/abused, what their effect of their use on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Marijuana - Cannabis Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about marijuana - what it is, its history, what are common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users are including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

October 25, 2019

Prevenir El Uso De Marihuana Entre Adolescentes Y Adultos Jóvenes

Prevenir El Uso De Marihuana Entre Adolescentes Y Adultos Jóvenes (Preventing Marijuana use in Youth and Young Adults) 

October 11, 2019

Vaping and Marijuana Concentrates: What is Vaping?

Vaping is the act of inhaling and exhaling an aerosol or vapor made from a liquid or dry material that is heated in an electronic powered device, called an electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette.  In addition to nicotine and flavored liquids, marijuana concentrates can also be vaped. This 6-panel, double-sided trifold brochure covers the effects of using e-cigarettes, as well as the effects of marijuana concentrate

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