Find out how misinformed cannabis policies create obstacles for a scientist researching life-saving treatments for people living with HIV/AIDS. In a preliminary study, Dr. M-J Milloy found evidence that people who use cannabis are more likely to have slower HIV disease progression – giving real hope for an effective, well-tolerated treatment with the potential to extend the lives of people living with HIV. Despite this groundbreaking finding, Dr. Milloy knows firsthand how misinformation about cannabis poses obstacles to potentially life-saving treatments.
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Find out how to respond to the claim that cannabis potency has increased by 300% to 400% in the last thirty years.
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