Jul 06 2009

Medical marijuana and psychiatric conditions

Even though about 30% of medical marijuana patients in California use it for depression and other psychiatric conditions, no other state has approved the use of cannabis for depression. In 1998 JAMA published a study which announced that pharmaceuticals, as prescribed, were the fourth leading cause of death in America.

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Jun 09 2009

Cannabis for psychiatric conditions

Posted by J. Craig Canada in autism, law, psychiatric, ptsd

Marijuana continues to be in the news.  Charles Lynch is scheduled to be sentenced on the 11th.  Last week the Croatia Supreme court ruled to allow the use of marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. Among several states considering exemptions for medical marijuana is New Jersey.  What’s happening there is as good an example as Continue reading →

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