ESS2 9 - 22% AIDS-Related 15% Mood Disorders 23% Other. THC...

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Medical Marijuana Medical Marijuana
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Ancient Uses for Medical Marijuana China & Taiwan- anesthetic Egypt- Pain relief, hemmorhoid pain relief India- childbirth, pain relief, insomnia, headaches, migraines Japanese cave painting from Jomon Period: Korean Traders bringing Cannabis to Japan
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Current Uses for Medical Marijuana Symptoms Epilepsy Bipolar Disorder Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Multiple Sclerosis Tourette’s Glaucoma(pressure in eyes) Chemotherapy Patients Anorexia Alzheimers Effects Control Seizures Decrease Anxiety Decrease Spasms Decrease Intraocular Pressure (re: Glaucoma) Appetite stimulant
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California Uses for Medical Marijuana “In the state of California, there is no state regulation or standard of cultivation and/or distribution of medical marijuana. . California leaves the establishment of any guidelines to local jurisdictions, which can vary widely” 40% Chronic Pain
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Unformatted text preview: 22% AIDS-Related 15% Mood Disorders 23% Other. THC from weed can range from >1% to 22%, a factor that has lead to conflicting results in studies THC is used as an appetite stimulant, preferably consumed orally vs. smoked. Use of synthetic THC (Dronabinoal) Researchers strive to find a balance between THCs analgesic properties (reduction of spasms, anti-vomiting, pain relief etc.) vs. intoxication properties Further Research During his 08 campaign, Obama promised to stop federal raids of clubs I think the basic concept of using medical marijuana for the same purpose and with the same controls as other drugs prescribed by doctors-I think that entirely appropriate-Obama At the end of his term, the Bush administration rejected a judges decision to allow the University of Massachusetts to grow for medical research...
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ESS2 9 - 22% AIDS-Related 15% Mood Disorders 23% Other. THC...

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