According to the article and report shared in the New York Post this week, it was announced that a new law just passed in Colorado to allow doctors to prescribe Marijuana instead of opioids. The new law expands the list of accepted medical conditions that qualify for marijuana subscriptions to include conditions that can be treated with opioids.
Because of some frightening statistics, the law change seemed almost inevitable. In Colorado alone, they lose a community member to drug overdoes roughly every nine hours, with opioids contributing to more than half of those unnecessary deaths.
To read the entire article and learn more about legislation changes that are happening surrounding Marijuana law, head over to https://nypost.com/2019/05/25/colorado-to-allow-doctors-to-prescribe-marijuana-in-place-of-opioids/.