Medical marijuana decreases painkiller abuse and drug overdoses

The legalization of marijuana gets closer and closer in the US. A new study shows that in states where marijuana is available for medical purposes, the number of admissions to rehabilitation facilities for pain medication and drug overdoses has decreased by 15 and 16 percent respectively.

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Medical marijuana decreases painkiller abuse and drug overdoses

The legalization of marijuana gets closer and closer in the US. A new study shows that in states where marijuana is available for medical purposes, the number of admissions to rehabilitation facilities for pain medication and drug overdoses has decreased by 15 and 16 percent respectively.

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