Could More Pot Use for Pain Cut Opioid Abuse?

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Some 1.4 million patients in 28 states and the District of Columbia use legal medical marijuana for a varying list of conditions. In the midst of an opioid crisis, some medical practitioners and researchers believe that greater use of marijuana for pain relief could result in fewer people using the highly addictive prescription painkillers that led to the epidemic, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!