So smoking too, man cannot smoke in peace again. Everything is fake now. Dozens of people suffered severe bleeding and two are dead. According to health officials at the hospital, the death and severed bleeding case reported is related to synthetic cannabinoids.
The state officials are said to be investigating the source of the weed that hit the market.Yet these man-made cannabinoids are not marijuana at all.
This is the first time such an outbreak of feed weed has occurred. Symptoms of the fake weed include blood in urine, bloody nose, bleeding gums, coughing blood. There are many other minor symptoms also.
“We continue to see cases coming in,” said Dr. Allison Arwady, chief medical officer at the Chicago Department of Public Health.
“It’s really an emergency in terms of getting this information out to the public,” she said. “Experimenting with these substances is just dangerous for your health. We don’t know what’s in them at the best of times, and right now, we know that what is in them can potentially be life-threatening.”
FAKE Weed leaves 2 people Dead & 54 hospitalized in serious condition
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Synthetic cannabinoids, sometimes called “synthetic marijuana
” or fake weed, are human-made chemicals that can be either sprayed on dried, shredded plant material and smoked, or sold as liquids to then be vaporized and inhaled in e-cigarettes or other devices. Most noteworthy
“There’s no such thing as one synthetic cannabinoid.
There are hundreds of them, in fact, and even in the setting of this outbreak when we’ve been interviewing our cases, we’ve heard of dozens of names that these are going under,” Arwady said.
Although these mind-altering chemicals are called cannabinoids, since they are designed to be similar to chemicals found in the marijuana plant, their actual impacts on the brain and body are much more powerful and can include side effects different from those of marijuana.
“They’re synthetic, so they’re all made in labs. They don’t start like a plant like marijuana does,”
source: cnn and https://www.drugabuse.gov