Why I’m Done Being Ashamed of Using Medical Cannabis to Treat My Chronic Pain
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Confession: I finally found medicine that helps provide relief for my chronic nerve pain — and it’s medical marijuana. But, at least until right now, I’ve been too ashamed to admit using it.
I’m a product of Nancy Reagan’s “Just Say No” campaign and a child of the “War on Drugs”; therefore, I’ve always associated marijuana with engaging in high-risk behavior, and even after its legalization in many states, considered using it a big no-no. […]
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