Marijuana

Medical marijuana: What conditions does it cure, help or leave unaffected?

In Colorado, the debate about the positive attributes of medical marijuana has been going on for years -- but it's relatively new in Arizona, home to our sister paper, the Phoenix New Times, which just published the Ray Stern feature "Marijuana is real medicine for a long list of ills." Despite its headline, the article isn't a mere pot-is-a-miracle-drug puff piece. Stern includes positives and negatives in his piece, which features at least one well-known member of the Colorado MMJ scene, Dr. Bob Melamede. To read it, click here.
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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