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    July 29, 2019 | Comments

    There is actually nothing all that new about medical marijuana. Humans have been smoking cannabis, or marijuana, to get high for at least 2500 years. The sought-after ingredient in cannabis for this purpose is tetrahydrocannabinol, better known as THC. Physicians have been able to prescribe THC for many years in the form of FDA-approved medications with the brand names […]

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