Army’s Top Doc Won’t Back Medical Cannabis for PTSD

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The U.S. Army Surgeon General, Lt. Gen. Nadja West, has declined to support the use of medical cannabis for military veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

West’s opposition deals a setback to efforts in the cannabis industry to extend the use of medical marijuana for treatment of PTSD, a common ailment among vets. The condition afflicts between 11-20 out of every 100 vets who served in either the Iraq or Afghanistan conflicts.

According to some estimates, that could equate to roughly half a million MMJ patients – and therefore millions of dollars in potential revenues for

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