When marijuana is smoked, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) rapidly passes from the lungs into the bloodstream. At this point, the psychoactive chemical is carried to the brain and the other organs throughout the body.
National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) reports that in 2013, marijuana was the most commonly used illicit drug. There were nearly 456,000 drug-related emergency room visits in the United States. There are several symptoms of teen using drugs such as they become rebellious toward family rules, ignoring set curfew times, changes in appetite, drastic weight loss or gain, always in need of money.
If you think you are suffering from drug addiction. Take it over with someone you trust. Ask the person how he or she feels about your drug use. Treatment success depends on developing a new way of living and addressing the reasons why you turned to drugs in the first place.