Medical Marijuana: What You Need To Know

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  • How Do You Get It?
  • Where Do You Get It?
  • Does It Work?
  • Is It Safe?
  • Medical Marijuana vs. Street Weed
  • Medical Marijuana in the News
  • What Is It?
  • What Is It Used For?
  • Strains of Medical Marijuana
  • Where Is Medical Marijuana Legal?

Does It Work?

It depends on which researcher you ask. Some doctors hail that the drug does help. Past studies show that medical cannabis marijuana can relieve pain better than traditional painkillers. Yet other researchers warn of the potential dangers of the drug and believe that the same benefits if not better ones can come from prescription drugs that mimic weed, WYNC.com reported.  

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