Persuasive Essay On Medical Marijuana

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Growing up, everyone is told to stay away from any type of drugs. Now as a kid, I didn’t really understand the reason behind that phrase and once I became an adult, I found out that there have been many controversial discussions about the use of marijuana medically lately. I believe that the government of Kuwait should give patients the right to use marijuana for medical use because many doctors have discovered that marijuana works as a great pain killer, appetite increaser, and it reduced nausea. According to WebMD (2014), “The medical community is clearly saying they support using marijuana as a potential treatment option for any number of medical problems. In fact, many doctors already prescribe it.” Until this very day, I still question why has it this drug become illegal all over the world. After I did my research, I realized that we shouldn’t consider it harmful. These natural plants called cannabis, also known as marijuana are acknowledged everywhere. Almost everyone knows that it gives uses a “high” but not everyone knows the medical benefits that could come from it. According to a survey done by WebMD in April 2014, A majority of doctors say that medical marijuana should be legalized nationally and that it can deliver real benefits to patients. For example, Marijuana can be used to treat Glaucoma, a disease that increases pressure in the eyeball, which could lead to vision loss. Marijuana is used to decrease the pressure inside the eye, resulting in avoiding
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