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    There are many health benefits of medical marijuana, and it has been determined to be useful under many circumstances. Marijuana reduces the symptoms of various conditions, including nausea and resulting weight loss caused by HIV/AIDS. It can also help with the side effects, including nausea, caused by other medications and chemotherapy during the treatment of cancer or hepatitis C. https://www.mpp.org/issues/medical-marijuana/medical-marijuana-overview/ Medical marijuana helps alleviate muscle spasms caused my multiple sclerosis. It can also be effective in treating seizure disorders and chron's disease symptoms. Marijuana helps the natural chemicals that effect inflammation, pain, and other areas to be more effective. http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/features/medical-marijuana-uses…

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    Medical Marijuana Do the Benefits outweigh the Risks? Have you ever thought of marijuana as being a good drug for society and humans? Marijuana being used as a medicine is a topic that has been discussed for a few years now. Marijuana has long been thought of as a drug for people to get their next high, but now research shows it could be used for another purpose in life. Medical marijuana is providing benefits to patients who suffer from a variety of different diseases, both by decreasing…

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    According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, marijuana is “the dried leaves and flowers of the hemp plant that are smoked as a drug” (Merriam-Webster, 2014). Its common use is to be smoked for achieving a “high” but some research has shown that the plant may have medicinal properties as well (Grant, Atkinson, Gouaux, & Wilsey, 2012). Medical marijuana is an arguable topic because it has its pros and cons. This topic is a public issue because there are a number of people that push for the…

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    alluded to earlier in this paper, Marijuana has both health and non-medicinal benefits to the users of the plant. This paper will start by analyzing the health benefits and will conclude by outlining the non-medicinal benefits of the drug. Medical Marijuana can be used to prevent and treat glaucoma in patients. Glaucoma is a disease that increases pressure in the eyeball and causes loss of vision as it often damages the optical nerve. In a study conducted in 1970 by the National Eye Institute…

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    Marijuana and hemp have been used and cultivated in the United States and other countries for centuries. Hemp was grown for its fibers that can be used to make clothing, ropes, and paper. It can also be used to make an oil which has many purposes such as cooking, and it can be made into fuel. Hemp and marijuana are valuable resources that can be used to replace some the natural resources that are currently being used in daily life. Both plants contain THC which caused the halt in production. Why…

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    Medical Marijuana Can a joint a day keep the doctor away? Marijuana, is a plant cultivated for its flowering tops and leaves. Also called hemp, marijuana is a source of rope, fibers, birdseed, medical products and others. In fact, the Philippines once provided the United States with rope from this plant before the Japanese cut the supply line. In the year of 1937, however, marijuana was banned as the people misused it. Medically prescribed marijuana has a beneficial effect on patients who…

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    Medical Marijuana Benefits The negative view of marijuana and its effects have changed drastically in recent years. The medicinal benefits of marijuana have been highlighted in peer reviewed studies globally, and a push to change its illegal status has been a hot political issue amongst law makers and the medical community alike in recent decades. Most countries including the US, have laws against the use, possession, sale, and cultivation of marijuana. Even so, marijuana is the most commonly…

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    already on the market. Legalizing marijuana for medical use provides many health advantages. Medicinal marijuana can relieve symptoms, prevent diseases, and has been proven an effective, healthy drug through several real-life stories. Marijuana has been proven to relieve several different types of health symptoms. “Legend has it that the Chinese Emperor Shen Nung discovered the medicinal properties of marijuana almost 5,000 years ago, observing that it was not only psychoactive but useful…

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    Do the benefits of medical marijuana justify its legality? People should not legalize the use of medical marijuana because the public’s knowledge is not sufficient or safe enough to continue its usage, it affects peoples career status, as well as health and social issues. The term medical marijuana refers to treating a disease or symptom with the whole unprocessed marijuana plant or its basic extracts. For thousands of years’ humans have been using substances to alter their state of mind and…

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    Marijuana weed is best known for its medicinal use today. The significant medical marijuana product, cannabis oil is used in the treatment for several health disorders. Research has proven that medical marijuana can be a safe alternative to mainstream medications and has even been shown to be less toxic to our bodies than many of the drugs prescribed by physicians today. Shopping Marijuana has really been made simpler by several online medical dispensaries. Every Recreational or Medical…

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