New Study Shows More People Choosing Cannabis Over Opioids For Pain Control

Researchers polled 271 Tilray patients and found that 53 percent were using cannabis for pain. About 15 percent were using it to treat mental-health issues like eating disorders or post-traumatic stress disorder. Of those who reported having kicked pharmaceutical drugs for cannabis, 32 percent made the change from opioids, 16 percent from benzodiazepines and 12 percent from anti-depressants.

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