Essay on Psychology Is The Study Of Human Behavior

885 Words Oct 17th, 2014 4 Pages
Psychology is the study of human behavior. “THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol is a changes behavior by binding — fitting together like a lock and key — to receptors on nerve cells, which then respond with a change in activity.” (Live science, 2014).THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol is a chemical that causes symptoms such as distorted sense of time, paranoia, short-term memory loss, etc. Also scientists do a lot of tests with THC and two major ones are the tests versus gender and tests versus races/ethnicity. THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol causes these symptoms because THC doesn’t actually leave your body weeks after you have either inhaled it or consumed it. When distorted sense of time comes into place as one of the symptoms it is because TCH has a reaction to make time appear to have slow down. Then after distorted sense of time comes anxiety. After THC enters the body it takes immediate affect by making you have a fear of people. It could be the simplest thing that people do to trigger the anxiety effect. A simple touch can trigger this symptom. Another symptom of THC is lowered reaction time. This goes along with the distorted sense of time. When the symptom lowered reaction time comes in it means that you react to an action or a verbal action minutes after it has been done. One of the major symptoms is the increasing of the heart rate. The increasing of the heartbeat can cause a heart attack. Most people thing that THC isn’t a dangerous chemical but it can kill you. With THC being…

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