Write a 6 Page Advocacy Paper on Medical Marijuana, Psychiatric Mental Health, or Abortion. I am thinking we should write on Medical Marijuana because the instructor gave us a sample paper on this topic. Please see attached file for Grading Rubric, and follow the instruction on that page.
If using the sample paper as a format, please be careful about lifting ideas from the paper, instructor is heavy on plagiarism.
You can use as many sources as you like; however, be sure to cite your sources correctly using APA 6th Edition.
Advocacy for Medical Marijuana
Medical marijuana refers to an extract of marijuana plant that is unprocessed and is used to treat a given disease or deviate given symptoms. Marijuana contains a chemical referred to as cannabinoids, which is an FDA-approved medication that contain cannabinoid chemical in pill form. Marijuana is used to treat various diseases and conditions such as autoimmune diseases, inflammation, pain, seizures, substance use disorders and mental disorders. Marijuana with medical value is usually sold legally, although medical marijuana has fewer chemicals that cause feelings of euphoria. In the United States of America, the current health policy is about legalization of marijuana on medical grounds. Legalization of medical marijuana means that people with chronic and serious illnesses will easily gain access to medicinal cannabis. The health policy ensures that the supply of medicinal cannabis is constant and the importation laws are adjusted to facilitate fast movement of medical cannabis (NORMLand the NORML Foundation, 2017). This paper advocates for the legalization and use of medical marijuana due o it major benefits and capacity to offer remedy to diseases which other convectional medicines have failed.
Medical uses of marijuana
Marijuana contains potential therapeutic uses that have medical benefits to certain con...