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The Promise of Medical Marijuana for Opioid Addiction | Medical THC Finder

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The Promise of Medical Marijuana for Opioid Addiction

Category: Medical Marijuana | Posted on Thu, May, 18th 2017 by THCFinder

Opioid addiction is a real epidemic in our nation, with the numbers growing every year. We hear about the heroin addiction tragedies every day on the news, but addiction to prescription opioid painkillers is an equally large problem, destroying thousands of lives every day. In light of this serious problem, more and more medical professionals are turning towards a potentially untapped resource in treating those suffering from these addictions: marijuana.

As cannabis becomes decriminalized and even legalized for medical purposes in states across the nation, scientists are exploring its possible use to treat the addiction epidemic. Explore the potential for medical marijuana as a possible treatment for opioid addiction, and what the future of cannabis may be, in health and medicine.

Read More:https://www.theweedblog.com/the-promise-of-medical-marijuana-for-opioid-addiction/


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