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Positive Effects Of Marijuana Research Paper

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Marijuana, like any other harmful drug, will increase risk of both brain and behavioral problems in babies if mothers use it during pregnancy. There are also a lot of scientists doing research about the connection between marijuana and pregnancy, and some research suggests that “moderate amounts of THC are excreted into the breast milk of nursing mothers. With regular use, THC can reach amounts in breast milk that could affect the baby's developing brain.” (Marijuana and your health: What 20 years of research reveal) A mother who smokes marijuana during her pregnancy will be seem as selfish because she only care about her happiness which might be the feeling she gets when she smokes marijuana but not the baby’s health. When people smoke marijuana, and get high all the time, they will become less productive which will bring negative impact to the society which also mean that the taxpayers might get stuck with the medical bills of heavy users; and more people might drive while get high. (The elements of Philosophy). Additionally, marijuana can lead to development of problem use which is known as a substance use disorder, which takes the form of addiction in severe cases. People who use marijuana for a long term, like cigarette…show more content…
In the other words, they are arguing that smoking marijuana brings happiness not only for themselves but for the society as a whole. For personal use, marijuana is said can bring pleasure. In “The elements of Philosophy”, James Rachels said that “not only marijuana enormously relaxing, but marijuana can greatly enhance the pleasure of sensory activities such as eating, listening to music, and having sex.” There are at least 3 explanations for the legalization of marijuana, according to James Rachels. He said that marijuana tends to make people passive but not aggressive, and it is not the reason why people crave and use harder
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