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Smoked Marijuana Helps HIV Patients Study Says PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 13 February 2007

The first scientific study on smoked marijuana to emerge in some time hit the presses yesterday. Dr. Donald Abrams, who struggled for years to get clearance from eight different government agencies to conduct the study,  found that significant pain relief was obtained by HIV infected patients after smoking marijuana.

At least half of the study participants experienced a 72% reduction in the painful nerve conditions they experienced in their hands or feet after their first marijuana cigarette on the very first day of the trial.

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 13 February 2007 )
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