Medical marijuana

Pot; Grass; Cannabis; Weed; Hash; Ganja

Marijuana is best known as a drug that people smoke or eat to get high. It is derived from the plant Cannabis sativa. Possession of marijuana is illegal under federal law. Medical marijuana refers to using marijuana to treat certain medical conditions. In the United States, over one half of the states have legalized marijuana for medical use.

How Does Medical Marijuana Work?

What Conditions Can It Help?

How Do People Get Medical Marijuana?

What Medical Conditions Qualify?

Side Effects

Who Should Not Use Medical Marijuana?

Prescription Drugs Based on Marijuana Compounds