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Every Patient Has Voice: Cannabis Advocacy 101

It’s incredible to stop and think about how far we’ve come in legalizing and normalizing cannabis. Today, we have 29 states with medical cannabis programs and nine states with recreational markets. In the past few years, cannabis reform has become a mainstream issue across the country. The tides are finally changing. However, our work isn’t close to being done.

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A Brief History of Cannabis

People have been using some form of cannabis for thousands of years. Hemp was one of the earliest agricultural crops. The plant was cultivated for fiber and the seeds were used to make food and oil. Archeological evidence shows that hemp was used to make different textiles, ropes and paper. Many different cultures and religions have documented the cannabis plant in medicinal, spiritual and recreational practices. So how did cannabis go from an common agricultural crop to becoming the fastest growing industry in the United States?

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Stephanie ThompsonIn the Know