Marijuana:  The Forbidden Medicine

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Since marijuana is largely a folk medicine, not generally recognized by the medical establishment, the people who know most about it are those who use it on their own. The purpose of our website is to gain access to that body of knowledge so that we can share it with potential patients and physicians. We are looking for two kinds of information:
  1. We want to learn more about the symptoms and medical problems for which people have found marijuana useful and how it compares to conventional drugs in the treatment of a particular symptom or syndrome. Some of these studies and experiences will be posted on this website. People whose accounts are posted may remain anonymous if they wish, although most persons have chosen to use their names. Nothing will be published on the website without the contributor's permission.
  2. We would also like to learn more about the different ways of using marijuana medically, the advantages and disadvantages of various smoking devices and alternative methods of preparation, including oral use, suppositories, poultices, compresses, tinctures, and topical solutions or salves.

Check our Guidelines for Submissions for more information on how best to get us the information we need.

Because we are finding that the answers are repetitious, we have decided to stop taking further questions from our web visitors and are striving to make it easier for you to access our extensive collection of questions and answers.  The questions and answers now on the Web site will remain, and we remain interested in your comments, observations, and stories about medical marijuana use.

February 13, 2008 - We are undergoing maintenance and our Exchange Submission service is currently out of service.  It will be functional by February 17, 2008.  Please come back to contribute.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
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