Why? Recent scientific studies indicate that there might be more positive outcomes. For example, World Health Organization also known as WHO declared medical marijuana can treat medical conditions, for instance, cancer and Alzheimer’s. Also, it can improve the country’s economy by taxing. It is predicted that legalization would reduce black markets and drug-related violence which would help law enforcement to work on other cases.
Dale Audet Matt Tasselmyer Echhit Joshi Specific Idea: To persuade my audience that medical marijuana should be legal throughout the United States. Central Idea: Medical marijuana should be legal for many reasons including that it can save/make money for the states; it’s safer than alcohol and tobacco, and it has plenty of health benefits. VISUAL AID: FOR THE PRESENTATION SHOW A PICTURE OF MyKayla Attention Getter: I’m sure everyone has had someone close to you fight through some type of illness, disease or even just struggle with their health. I want to share a story with you today about a very special girl named MyKayla Comstock. According to Noelle Crombies article ‘Medical marijuana for a child with leukemia’, Mykayla, started showing cancer symptoms last spring.
The government should repeal the ban on marijuana in Hawaii for the sake of people’s health, to treat patients, and to cure sickness. Marijuana is not only seen as a drug, but seen as a vital medication. To some people, it’s used as a cure. They don’t use it to get “high” or to relive their teenage years, but they use it to keep themselves out of pain and suffrage. Some patients spend hundreds of dollars on medication
Education about overdose or providing referrals to medical and social services such as health screenings are offered. Also, incorporating harm reduction strategies into public health interventions for people who inject drugs may be helpful in resolving other health care (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2016). One argument against Needle Exchange programs is that by providing needles and syringes to addicts, the government is essentially condoning illicit and immoral behavior (“Debate: Needle exchanges”). Drug users are continuously given free access of clean utensil to shoot up. Instead of providing them access, the government should focus on punishing drug users, discourage drug-use, and provide more treatment for quitting
For decades marijuana was considered to be a dangerous drug, leading to criminal behavior and personal disgrace. “It is time to tax and regulate marijuana like alcohol. It is time to end the arrests of so many people and the destruction of so many lives for possessing marijuana”- Bernie Sanders. However, by now most of these beliefs have been discredited – there is little to no proof that cannabis in and of itself has any conflicting effects. Some studies even show that it is far less dangerous than many completely legal prescription drugs, both for its users and those around them.There is proof of marijuana’s positive medical effects.Marijuana is beneficial for epilepsy patients, it eases nausea caused by chemotherapy and shows good results when used by people suffering from AIDS and a number of other conditions.
Depending on the amount of THC and other drugs that may have been added to the mix, the effects could last for over 4 hours. Even though many would like for marijuana to be legalized, individuals may not know the potential dangers it will cause to the body. Also, many individuals who do know of the many harmful effects marijuana may have on the body, may not
But, did you know that all of these issues can be fixed if marijuana was legalized in all 50 states? Although many people think that marijuana is a horrible drug, there any many benefits that we as American’s can receive from marijuana. Whether it be from taking the drug yourself, or just supporting it in general. First of all, marijuana has been proven in many, many different medical lab studies to help those who suffer from cancer, seizures, everyday pain, and even anxiety. There are different forms of marijuana and also many different ways that the drug can be used, from smoking to an oil.
The stereotypes of vaccines being harmful rather than helpful, and the challenges of free well and freedom to choose ones ' own healthcare practice will be my challenge. However, I believe that this essay will be successful if the right research is provided, and my thoughts are clearly supported. Most of the time we look at medical research and our eyes glaze over. This essay will be in plain English so that anyone regardless of their education or medical degree will understand the importance and benefits of this vaccine and why every child should receive
The researcher tried to decrease the dosage of the medicine (co-trimoxazole) that is being used to prove that the medication or the treatment of pneumonia to the children between 24 months old and 59 months old. There are different results that was gathered after giving the ill children the decreased dosage co-trimoxazole, the first and second result of the placebo trial was proven effective but reducing again the dosage of the medicine on the third attempt resulted to 22.9% failure. Despite of the failure, researchers continue to relapse the study and eventually the last few trials of the placebo effect was proven effective. In this case, out of 1200 respondent, 87 still suffers from fast breathing or “pneumonia”, 4 were suffering from chest drawing which is also called in medical as “severe pneumonia”, 4 had lethargy or “very severe pneumonia” and 7 are still taking the prescribed antibiotic treatment. (Lupisan et al.,
Recently the use of medical marijuana has become a very controversial topic among the community and government. Marijuana has a stereotype with hippies and drug offences, often leading to its medical benefits being overlooked consequently marijuana is only rarely given to patients with extreme conditions. It is not being used efficiently as well as not being used to its potential. Several states in Australia still consider the use of medical marijuana a prohibited act and the few states and territories that don’t prohibit the drug only allow the use for medical conditions. However, it is very restricted regarding who can access the medicine.
This became a problem as the law was now being enforced after being disregarded for so long. As a result, a government inquiry was made to examine the issues surrounding cannabis to try to find a solution. The Le Dain commission that began in 1969, set out to do extensive research regarding the consumption of cannabis. They consulted experts, doctors and the general public to gather information and opinions. They concluded their inquiry in 1972, with the recommendations of removing the penalties for the possession of cannabis; however, their conclusion was largely rejected by the federal government and the consumption of cannabis continued to be illegal regardless of whether it was for recreational or medicinal
"We discovered that these students frame stimulant use as both physically harmless and morally acceptable," (Devon Frye, Additude Magazine). The primary way FDA works to prevent misuse and abuse is through educating patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals. This often occurs through the information FDA provides to each of these groups, such as in drug labels, medication guides, and alerts. The FDA is trying to inform people of the risks and hazards, but there are still people who either don’t pay attention, or are not aware of these things. (Laurie Raymond, M.D., Physician Health
Expanding our drug treatment centers across America would provide the support to those who are addicted to drugs. We can use this process by providing medical marijuana. Medical Marijuana can prevent from being given other drugs for pain. This is a possible solution to reduce the opioid prescriptions