Presentation on theme: "Effects of Marijuana and Alcohol on the Muscular System By: Maddie Tesoriero and Brianna Magamas."— Presentation transcript:
Effects of Marijuana and Alcohol on the Muscular System By: Maddie Tesoriero and Brianna Magamas
Effects of Alcohol Long term alcohol consumption can lead to the loss of muscle mass If you are a bodybuilder etc. the alcohol can reverse all the hard work you have done. Women are more effected by loss of muscle because they are naturally less muscular
Effects of Alcohol Once your body stops consuming alcohol, it goes through what's called alcohol withdrawal. This can lead to weakened muscle’s which causes tremors or morning shakes.
Effects of Marijuana Can reduce muscle flexibility Increases muscular relaxation It increases your heart rate which can cause a heart attack
Opinion In our opinion we believe that alcohol is worse because it can make a person loose muscles unlike marijuana which just relaxes the muscles.