Results for - Cannabis: Did You Know?

2,036 voters participated in this survey

Cannabis use is a skyrocketing trend in our society; it's now considered good for everything from recreational use to a cure all medical treatment to being a sustainable resource.

1. There was a time when many people were condemning the plant, insisting that it was very bad for you, as well as negatively judging cannabis advocates. Now that the plant is showing to have uses, we're experiencing a rebound effect where previously repressed people are defensive about hearing anything critical about cannabis. This 'black and white thinking' on both sides has been playing a huge part in all the intense arguments for and against pot. Have you noticed this happening?

Yes
63%
1,250 votes
No
38%
750 votes
Society has started to acknowledge that there's a lot to be explored in regards to the good qualities of Cannabis. There are two main components in it being studied and used medicinally: THC & CBD. Did you know this?

2. Society has started to acknowledge that there's a lot to be explored in regards to the good qualities of Cannabis. There are two main components in it being studied and used medicinally: THC & CBD. Did you know this?

Yes
66%
1,322 votes
No / I didn't know it had medical uses
18%
365 votes
I've only heard of THC
10%
209 votes
I've only heard of CBD
5%
104 votes
The THC component, which gets you stoned, makes part of the Cannabis drug classification a Psychoactive Hallucinogen (Not the CBD). Were you aware of this?

3. The THC component, which gets you stoned, makes part of the Cannabis drug classification a Psychoactive Hallucinogen (Not the CBD). Were you aware of this?

Yes
59%
1,183 votes
No
41%
817 votes
Have you heard of the psychotic disorder called Schizophrenia in which people experience psychosis (loss of contact with reality) causing them to experience things such as Hallucinations (hearing, seeing, feeling, tasting and/or smelling things that aren't there) and Delusions (false beliefs)?

4. Have you heard of the psychotic disorder called Schizophrenia in which people experience psychosis (loss of contact with reality) causing them to experience things such as Hallucinations (hearing, seeing, feeling, tasting and/or smelling things that aren't there) and Delusions (false beliefs)?

Yes
74%
1,474 votes
No
26%
526 votes

5. Psychosis doesn't just occur in Schizophrenics, it occurs in some other Mental Health Disorders as well and Substance Use can also cause Psychosis. Stimulants such as Cocaine and Methamphetamine can cause Psychosis - as do Hallucinogens. Meaning the THC in pot can trigger psychosis in you. Did you know that?

Yes
47%
949 votes
No
53%
1,051 votes

6. North American psychiatrists use what is called the DSM-5 (a psychiatric 5th edition diagnostic statistic manual) which classifies and defines all recognized mental illnesses. There is also what is called the ICD-10-CM (current edition of the International Classification of Diseases) for Doctors to use. Did you know that both of these manuals make reference to 'Cannabis-Induced Psychotic Disorder' as a mental illness?

Yes
22%
439 votes
No
78%
1,561 votes
Did you know the THC in weed can go as far as triggering Schizophrenia (which is irreversible) in those who are predisposed to it and that people don't find out until they've had a psychotic break?

7. Did you know the THC in weed can go as far as triggering Schizophrenia (which is irreversible) in those who are predisposed to it and that people don't find out until they've had a psychotic break?

Yes
23%
463 votes
No
77%
1,537 votes

8. I know three people who've experienced this; do you know anyone who has gotten psychosis or developed schizophrenia as a result?

Yes
14%
288 votes
No
86%
1,712 votes
Did you know that the best chance for recovery from psychosis is getting treatment as soon as possible and there are often early warning signs that people tend to miss? (A few are listed in the image)

9. Did you know that the best chance for recovery from psychosis is getting treatment as soon as possible and there are often early warning signs that people tend to miss? (A few are listed in the image)

Yes
44%
870 votes
No
57%
1,130 votes
09/11/2018 Health & Fitness 2036 86 By: Starseed-Genius

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