06 Jun '12, 1am

PTSD, medical marijuana and the confines of the VA

PTSD, medical marijuana and the confines of the VA

Related Marijuana treatment sought for chronic PTSD sufferers Marijuana politics blunt effort to ease PTSD A wide variety of medicinal marijuana buds are made available for patients at a medical marijuana dispensary in Long Beach, California on March 21, 2012. Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times/MCT More veterans are backing the fight that would include PTSD as a qualifying condition for legal medical marijuana programs in 17 states, according to a story in USA Today . While some doctors and veterans disagree on the effectiveness of cannabis as PTSD treatment, the approval remains a complicated issue because it involves the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and potential federal oversight. The story quotes veterans who have gone through the tricky VA process of receiving and using medical marijuana for PTSD. While the VA has allowed patients to use the drug in states where i...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/us/ptsd-medical-marijuana-and...

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