Medicinal Marijuana

Wyatt Olson

States that have legalized marijuana

So far the states that have legalized medical marijuana are California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, Alaska, Washington, Montana, Maine, Vermont, Rhode Island, Hawaii. But it is still illegal on the federal level.

How Medical Marijuana Works

The THC in marijuana will help increase the appetite, control nausea and vomiting, and relieves pain, in cancer patients and patients with AIDS. Some people think marijuana has anti-bacterial properties, inhibits tumor growth, expands the airways, and make asthma attacks less severe.

Side Effects

Dry mouth, Red eyes, Hunger, respiratory issues, and short-term memory loss are just a few of the side effects of medical marijuana