Veterans Access to Cannabis Therapy

Cannabis has been proposed as a potential treatment

Veterans' access to cannabis therapy is a specific area of concern in the rescheduling debate. Many veterans suffer from conditions like chronic pain and PTSD, for which cannabis has been proposed as a potential treatment. However, the current federal classification of cannabis limits its availability and research for veterans.

Rescheduling cannabis could improve access and support research into its effectiveness for treating veterans' health issues. This change is particularly relevant given the ongoing discussions about the best ways to support veterans' health and well-being.

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides information on their current stance and research regarding cannabis use among veterans, accessible at

Veterans Access to Cannabis Therapy
S3 Collective December 13, 2023
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