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Readers Respond: Has Smoking Marijuana Affected Your Health?

Responses: 873


Updated October 09, 2014

Sad World.

All you kids think it doesn't affect you, yet you can't spell or compose a proper sentence worth a damn. Go back and read your posts, then go back and take a hit of that 'harmless' weed you magically smoke and respond with proper sense.. Bet you can't....
—Guest LizzyBear

Why not? Read some of the responses!

If you want to understand why one should not make a daily habit of smoking pot, just read some of the responses that have been posted here! These kids even with a computer that checks their spelling, these kids can't compose a coherent sentence if their life depended on it. Use of any type of drug in moderation is very unlikely to cause anyone life problems, but it certainly has a profound effect on the body while still in development. Give the pot a rest you have your whole life ahead of you and all kinds of time to get high!
—Guest Fubar46

Bad experience

I had a very bad experience with marijuana.. It scarred me for life and it was the first time I've really tried it. I blacked out and couldn't do anything. It may work for some but not everyone. I'm just glad I don't need to rely on this to make me calm.
—Guest Jo


Amazingly people all over the world agree that smoke weed is harmless.. yes sometimes i feel kinda forgetfull and lazy when im sober, but i think that just me and not the weed.. so be responsible if you wanna live high. yes you will be doomed if no responsibility with or without weed..
—Guest Jojoc


I have a non cureable disease and I got rid of some of my meds for a medical marijuana card. I love it and has had no negative aspect on my life so far. However all of these "kids" posting about how they smoke is exactly why its not legal. Nobody cares about a 17yr old thinks about pot...you cant even vote. Remeber greenhorns this is queen cheeba so, go get dinner with mommy and daddy before you have bedtime.
—Guest MrsMaryJane


i am 17 and i have been smoking for about two years i really noticed that i get more stuff done wen im high rather then when im sober wtf if weed can help so many people then why is it illegal
—Guest 420friendly

Puff Puff Pass

Side effects of wee include. 1.Happy 2.Hungary 3.Horney 4.Sleepy

mj infertility

I have a friend who smokes weed a lot but deals with women. Who generally don't smoke except for one woman but he got them all pregnant. So I don't believe this study applies to everyone. And this guy was a pretty moderate smoker. I think research is full of crap. Antidepressant are more harmful and can cause infertility. And u can flush mi out your system with golden seal products and niacin products. So stop putting down mi.
—Guest Carol

Not an abuser

I went through a bad divorce. I lost a lot of weight and my appetite! I couldn't get any sleep, I was exhausted!! So that I could not sleep or rest. I thought I was going to have a nervous breakdown. I started seeing a therapist who perscribed the herb to me. I got my appetite back and I got the best sleep! I'm calm not sooo emotional. I smoke when I get home from work, to relax! To eat better! And definitly sleep better when I'm tired. I am less angry, rational, patient, calm, I am back at a normal weight. I'm divorced and much more! So much he wants to get back together. -NOT! Anyway marijuana did me a good service, Thank you Dr. Kim!
—Guest Soulflower


marijuana does notaffects these thing but also your school
—Guest tanika lopez

It's people

GANJAH has got it's people,it is not for everyone.people wose bodies can't accomodate the herb should not use it,dont just smoke because people smoke.I love the herb and there are many ways of using it,I also tried smoking but it doesn't hit the right spot on my body so it feels good when burning it in my house just like so called "lucky sticks".I tell u this is a TREE OF LIFE,carefull evil doers,GANJAH will expose u as HOLY AS IT IS.I WORSHIP AND RESPECT THE MAN WHO CREATED THE HERB,I Thank HIM for not forgeting the HERB when HE created the Earth. LOVE AND RESPECT HTE HERB
—Guest 1st Empress

helped with social skills

when i was 16 i smoked weed and it was ok. then my parents found out so i didnt do it for a while but then i got hi with my friends more and more. i used to be really really shy and socially awkward now i am very outgoing and have a lot of friends that smoke and that dont smoke. i do not abuse marijuana but do it like once a week maybe less. it has allowed me to open up and become a generally more relaxed and a happier person. p.s. next time your hi act like your life is a movie! getting hi also makes me a lot more affectionate until i come down. i have smoked a max of 20 times in my life btw. if really good weed is available, GET IT!!!
—Guest 17 year old kid


why drink and drive when u can smoke and fly.. Marijuana completely depends upon da intake of quntity nd quality...if consumed properly its a boon to human body else wise it has sum negative effects also. Smoking ganja doesn't afeect a person's personality else where drinkers are more blamed than who amoke ganja...
—Guest handa

whats so bad

Everyone in my family thinks that im a very bad person b/c i smoke weed but they do pills and drink beer all day every day, and my mom said that she dont like it but pills are way way way wores then any type of bud you can smoke. See I cant over dose on weed or get some kind of posining effect. So pllz tell me WHAT IS SO BAD ABOUT WEED ITS A F*****G PLANT GET OVER IT. Also we spend millions of dollars on tying to stop poeple from smokeing weed and if we just leaglize it I think we as a coutry would come out of dept.
—Guest haze

legilize it

i jus started smoking and im 17. i always that smoking pot will make u do crazy stuff but it didnt. When ever i smoke i feel melo and feel like chilleng just go to a freinds house and relax. i smoke it after school somtimes snd most of the on the weekends it just relazes everything away i feel. and its no way addicting i had to quit for a job for like 1 1/2 month and i didnt freak out or anything. The govrnment should just legilze it no one gets hurt from smoking it.
—Guest smoker
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