As more states legalize medical and recreational marijuana, doctors may be replacing opioid prescriptions with suggestions to visit a local marijuana dispensary. Two papers published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine analyzing more than five years of Medicare Part D and Medicaid prescription data found that after states legalized weed, the number of opioid prescriptions and the daily dose of opioids went way down. That indicates that some people may be shifting away from… Read More »Places with legal marijuana issue fewer opioid prescriptions, large studies find
Last month, social media users shared a link to what appeared to be an ABC News article with the headline, “Florida Passes Bill Legalizing Recreational Use of Marijuana”: The item was hosted on ABCNews-us.com, a fake news site designed to trick readers into believing it was affiliated with ABC News. It’s fake. Sorry. Green Carpet Boca Raton Sunday, April 8th, 2018 Click for the deets!