Weed is also known as marijuana and cannabis. It comes from the Cannabis plant. It is intended to be used for medical purposes and is usually used for its physical and mental effects. It has mood enhancing effects and after taking it, people usually refer to as being “high” or “stoned”.
Smoking weed mainly has three kinds of effects.
After smoking weed people usually feel like they are in an alternative reality. The sounds
and colors are clearer and they feel like the time has slowed down.
- Depression Reliever
Smoking weed makes people relax and forget other things till the effect lasts. People
Usually become silent after smoking it.
Weed helps increases the confidence of a person and enhances his mood. After smoking
it people usually talk too much and feel lively.
Weed is most commonly smoked by rolling it into cigarettes, called joints. It is also smoked using a bong, pipe or with a hookah. It looks like a mix of dry leaves, flowers and stems. Its color usually range from green to brown.
Some of the short term negative effects of smoking weed are dry mouth, red eyes, short term memory loss, anxiety, and problem in thinking and unable to focus. The long term effects can include risk of infections in lungs, problem with paying attention, lack of motivation and respiratory problems. If a person smoked weed for long, then he can become addicted to it and will face difficulty if he wants to stop smoking it. People who try to quit after a long usage of weed generally show aggressive behavior, feel irritated, face sleeping problems and anxiety.
Many people who are new to smoking weed, don’t know the general slangs used in the marijuana world and are afraid to ask anyone due to the fear of being made fun of. The most common question is, what is 1 8 of weed? It is one eighth of an ounce of weed.
1/8 of weed = 3.5 grams of weed
An ounce is equal to 28.375 grams. Now you might be thinking, with that value, 1/8 of weed should be 3.546 grams of weed. However, in the marijuana world an ounce is only counted as 28 grams. Now whenever you hear someone saying 1 8 of weed, you should know fairly well what it means.