Tag: drug and alcohol review

Study: Patients Report Substituting Cannabis For Booze, Prescription Drugs

By Paul Armentano, NORML Patients who possess legal access to cannabis frequently substitute it in place of alcohol and prescription drugs, according to survey data published online in the journal Drug and Alcohol Review. Investigators from the University of Victoria in British Columbia assessed the influence of medical marijuana access on other drug-taking behaviors in …

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Study: 92% of Patients Say Medical Cannabis Works

A study of hundreds of California medical cannabis patients has found that 92% of those patients believe that cannabis has been beneficial in alleviating symptoms of the ailment they use it for. The study, published by the U.S. National Institute of Health as well as the journal Drug and Alcohol Review, also found that medical …

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