Addiction & Alcoholism

Medical Cannabis Can Help America’s Opiate Crisis

Dr. Dustin Sulak on a neglected treatment option for opioid addiction: medical marijuana.

Hooked on Weed? Try Nicotine Instead

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In its ongoing search for alternatives to recreational cannabis, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has been funding research into much more dangerous and addictive drugs — ostensibly to help people ween off cannabis. Recently NIDA supported a clinical trial which used nicotine as a therapy for relatively mild cannabis withdrawal symptoms.

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