But it's also a sticky subject. Since 2012, 10 states have legalized cannabis for recreational use, and many more have medical marijuana programs. ... Advocating for Blunt Policy. Treating Pain: The Cannabis Conundrum. Marijuana Use During Gestation and
Marijuana use may diminish metabolic syndrome. Marijuana is one of the most widely used drugs in the United States, and many states have legalized the medical use of cannabis. ... Despite the fact that marijuana contains cannabinoids and
pain clinic treated myofascial pain with marijuana, and studies in the U.K. ... The main problems with medical marijuana include that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) levels vary among plants up to 33% and absorption rates are between 2% and 56%, making the
Medical marijuana doesn't yet meet the standard. This year Oklahoma voters made a clear choice to legalize medical marijuana, joining thirty other states that permit cannabis for medicinal use. ... Since most cannabis is homegrown, and where legalized a
Presently, marijuana is a Schedule I drug, along with heroin, LSD and Ecstasy. ... I realize that there is huge public acceptance that marijuana is real medicine.
Participants were asked how often they had used marijuana or hashish in the past 30 days. ... Cannabis use increased in all states in the survey, including those where no type of use was legal.
They can't even do their own jobs. I am not against medical marijuana; I am for science. ... Marijuana is a Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Schedule 1 drug, alongside heroin, LSD, and ecstasy.
He had a friend with cancer who suggested marijuana to him,” said Dr. ... She will never approve marijuana for short-term nausea or for new patients.
The medical use of marijuana is a different question, not one of social policy but of science: are there specific medical benefits to cannabis? ... Where does cannabis fit in? The science so far doesn’t look good.
Another clinical problem internists may begin to see is marijuana dependence, according to Dr. ... Budney AJ, Roffman R, Stephens RS, Walker D. Marijuana dependence and its treatment.