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New Data Needed In Opioid Studies

On the macro level of society at large, cannabis legalization might not be the easy answer to the opioid epidemic that we were hoping for. On the micro level, though—at the personal level of the individual—there is still a good chance that marijuana’s efficacy as an analgesic could help victims of chronic pain avoid addiction by using cannabis instead of turning to opioids in the first place.