Philosophy TPP step 3

Philosophy TPP step 3 - • To some it safer than aspirin...

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Linda Martinez Philosophy TPP 3 Empirical Claim: the Food and Drug Administration shows research that marijuana has medical value a) Mitigate chemotherapy-related side effects in cancer and AIDS patients b) Reduce ocular pressure, thus helping prevent glaucoma-related blindness c) Control muscle spasms suffered by those with multiple sclerosis. d) Chemotherapy patients, it will increase appetite and reduce nausea
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Unformatted text preview: • To some it safer than aspirin, and less dangerous than cocaine • Cocaine can prescribed to patients, but not marijuana • Beneficial herb • Many doctors support its use Non-empirical Claim: • Marijuana has medicinal value and shouldn't be kept from patients who would benefit from its use....
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2011 for the course PHIL 106 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at UNL.

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