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PTSD is the Most Common Condition Treated by Medical Cannabis in Illinois

In Illinois, the number of patients who use medical cannabis for post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) surpasses that of any other condition, according to a new state report. The report states that PTSD has become the most common medical ailment among patients who are participating in the state’s legal medical cannabis program. The report also …

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New York Governor Signs Bill Allowing Medical Cannabis for PTSD

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed into law a bill that allows the medical use of cannabis for those with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The bipartisan legislation (A7006) adds PTSD to New York’s medical cannabis program, allowing those with the condition to become legal medical cannabis patients. As with other conditions that are …

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Minnesota Adding PTSD as Qualifying Medical Cannabis Condition

Minnesota’s Health Department has announced that they plan to allow those with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to use medical cannabis. The move comes just a few months after the department changed the rules to allow those with chronic pain to become medical cannabis patients. Minnesota’s medical cannabis program was established in 2014; it allows …

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