The Cold Truth

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Marijuana is a schedule 1 substance, meaning that under governmental standards, it has no medical value and has a high potential for abuse. Other substances in the schedule 1 category include heroin and MDMA (ecstasy). I do not know about you, but i find this over-the-top to declare marijuana related to these substances in terms of drug scheduling. If marijuana has no medical value, then why do we have doctors today prescribing patients with it? Doctors understand the effects of medical marijuana on your body and know that it is less harmful than most pharmaceutical drugs. Medical marijuana is prescribed for chronic pain, anorexia, depression, anxiety, epilepsy, cancer, HIV, and many more disorders.

Most medications are addictive and destroy the insides of your body. They account for over 100,000 deaths annually. So what about cannabis? What staggering number of deaths per year do we find this “terrible” plant responsible for?…

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