Posts Tagged with Drugs

  1. To Smoke Pot or Not?

    [ By on December 14, 2016 ]

    The effects of marijuana and the question of its legalization have been hot button issues for some time now. Although marijuana has not been legalized under federal law in the U.S., marijuana is now legal for medical use in 28 states and D.C. and for recreational use for adults in 8 states and D.C. Recently, in the past election, voters in Massachusetts passed legislation to legalize marijuana that went into effect in November. This piqued my interest and resurfaced the issue of marijuana legalization. The arguments made on both sides of the issue raise interesting questions about science and scientific uncertainty. There has been promising scientific research about the medical benefits of marijuana for ...

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