Who Should Have Access To Medical Marijuana?

Feb 8, 2017

Several bills in the New Hampshire legislature would extend the list of qualifying conditions for therapeutic cannabis, including chronic pain and PTSD. But a new report from the National Academy of Sciences finds that "cannabis has both therapeutic value and public health risks."


GUESTS:

  • Dr. Stuart Glassman - Rehabilitation medicine physician at Granite Physiatry in Concord. He represents the NH Medical Society on the Cannabis Oversight Committee.
  • Dr. Bert Fichman - Anesthesiologist at Dartmouth Medical Center who works in the Department of Pain Medicine.  

Read the press release by the National Academy of Sciences regarding their comprehensive study of medical marijuana. 

To read about current legislation at the statehouse, and learn more about the issue in New Hampshire, check out the Live Free or Die Alliance page on medicinal marijuana. This page also provides links to each individual bill.