Monthly Archives: May 2013

Marijuana – Not So Fast

Sylvester Sviokla III, M.D.

85 percent of the general population can take or leave a drink of alcohol and therefore can use it safely – that number shrinks rapidly to insignificance in those people who are already addicted to another substance. I maintain that the same holds true for marijuana. Lost in the onslaught of recent permissive legislation is the known fact that marijuana can be, and often is, addicting. I have evolved over the years to become hardened to the argument that many …Continue Reading

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