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Database Article - CQ Researcher
Americans overwhelmingly approve of medical marijuana, and 29 states and the District of Columbia have legalized it, allowing doctors to recommend marijuana products to registered patients.
This trusted health website is a great introduction to marijuana and links to many helpful resources.
This publication of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has facts about marijuana, including how people use it, its effects on the brain and overall health, and treatment options.
DrugFacts: Marijuana Medicine
This publication of NIDA has facts about marijuana as a legal medical treatment and about potential and approved treatments using chemicals derived from marijuana.
Marijuana Policy Project
The Marajuana Policy Project is an organization striving for policy reform. They advocate for the taxing and regulating possession and sale of marijuana.
Legalization of Marijuana
JAMA article - Marijuana and Pregnancy
Legalizing Marijuana by
Call Number: HV5822 .M3 G47 2004
Publication Date: 2004-06-30
The Science of Marijuana by
Call Number: QP801 .C27 I94 2008
Publication Date: 2007-12-07
Dying to Get High by
Call Number: RM666 .C266 C53 2008
Publication Date: 2008-08-03
Call Number: HV5822 .C3 B66 2003
Publication Date: 2005-06-01