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on January 16, 2017 in Featured World News

Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine

Can we finally put to rest the canard that marijuana has no medical value? And will someone tell Congress and the DEA? By Amanda Reiman / AlterNet On Thursday the National Academy of Sciences released a comprehensive review of research on marijuana and concluded that marijuana does indeed have medical value. The review concluded: “One of the therapeutic uses of cannabis and cannabinoids is to treat chronic pain in adults. The committee found evidence to support that patients who were treated with cannabis or cannabinoids were more likely to experience a significant reduction in pain symptoms. For adults with multiple sclerosis-related...

Can we finally put to rest the canard that marijuana has no medical value? And will someone tell Congress and the DEA? By Amanda Reiman / AlterNet On Thursday the National Academy of Sciences released a comprehensive review of research...

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