Marijuana research paper

Marijuana research paper - I. Some believe in the medicinal...

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I. Some believe in the medicinal use of marijuana, while other’s find it has no medical use at all. A. Thousands of years ago, and still in the present, many people believe that marijuana is very effective in treating various illnesses. 1. As far back as 700 b.c. the ancient Greeks used Marijuana to treat sickness’ such as earache, edema, and inflammation. . 2. Today, Marijuana is used for cancer patients to reduce nausea and increase appetite. B. Other’s believe that marijuana has no medical use and no scientific support behind it. 1. The drug has not been tested by the FDA, nor has it been evaluated on any clinical trials or underwent any statistical analysis. 2. Until the use of medicinal marijuana can be proven, it will more than likely not be approved to be used legally. II. Many use marijuana for recreational purposes. They enjoy the hallucinations and other mind altering effects associated with the drug. Other’s believe marijuana is a “gateway” drug that leads to the use of
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