Essay Should Marijuana Be Legal?

1444 Words Nov 20th, 2015 6 Pages
Imagine a world with disease and illnesses that could only be helped with Marijuana, would you be for it or against it? Marijuana is only legal in some form of way in twenty-three states, including the district of Columbia. Medical Marijuana is an important medical step in the medical world. It has been shown to help people suffering from cancer, aids, and other illnesses. The Marijuana takes away the pain by smoking it. Because of its positive impact on the economy, health, and crime; Marijuana should be legal in the United States. Marijuana has can be used in two ways. Recreational and medical. There are many reasons why it should be used for medical use and recreational use. Marijuana has been know to help cancer. How you ask yourself? The CBD (Cannabidiol) one of at least 85 active cannabinoids identified in cannabis, It is a major part of cannabis it makes up forty percent of the plants extract. It helps people with cancer by making the cancerous cells not spreading. More specific the cancerous cells called ID-1, which the your body makes more than non cancerous cells. Marijuana makes those cells not spread as fast (Welsh and Loria). “Jody Corey-Bloom studied 30 multiple sclerosis patients with painful contractions in their muscles (Welsh and Joria).” These patients didn 't respond to other treatments, but after smoking marijuana for a few days they were in less pain”(Welsh and Loria). The THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) releases binds in the body when…

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