• I Love You, Doc: A Brief, Boozy History of Alcohol as Medicine

    2 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies in Santa Cruz, Calif., is currently conducting a study using cannabis to treat veterans suffering from PTSD. It's reportedly the “first-ever U.S. study of smoked cannabis for a mental health condition or medical condition.”
    It could lead to medication. To help people. Soldiers. Meaning legalization fear-mongers can stand down - weed and medicine are doing just fine.
    If only we could say the same for booze. As psychologically flexible as we are, as wickedly nimble our marketing departments and bendable our weekend morals...
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