Marijuana approval for PTSD treatment in Connecticut
Marijuana is considered as the disease curing substance and merely on this base marijuana has been legalized in many states of USA. Marijuana has the quality to cure many fatal diseases. Some of them are cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS, sclerosis and many other treatments. It is debated that whether this weed is helpful to treat the post-traumatic stress disorder or not. In some states it is legal to use marijuana to treat PTSD while in others it is still prohibited to use for the treatment of PTSD.
Connecticut is one of the states where marijuana has recently been legalized to use as a medicine to cure the patients for life taking disease. Patients in Connecticut can get marihuana from authorized and licensed stores but on the prescription of doctor. It is interesting to note that trained doctors have been hired for transparent distribution and prescription for disease suffering patients
People in Connecticut need to register them self in consumer protection department to use medical marijuana and so that they produced it for them. According to statistical data, most of the registered people in the department suffer from PTSD. 270 out of 700 registered people in the department are patients of PTSD. This is an alarming situation, at the point when there is an ongoing debate to consider PTSD as marijuana treated disease.
There is a strong argument proposed by rejecters of PTSD as marijuana treated disease. They believe that marijuana is unable to treat disease like PTSD because PTSD is the name of a particular condition of human being and it should not be given the status of a disease. This is the condition faced by individuals who has seen unusual events in their life like war combats or those who has passed from an accident in their life. After such incidents, patients lose their thinking capability. They may lose a large part of their memory and not recover than. And many doctors have formally recognized marijuana an effective medicine to bring the memory back to its original position as in the past to heal the patients. But simultaneously, some argue that neuro protective effects of marijuana may have effect on neurological system of human being to get results.
In Connecticut, after a long debate, PTSD is treated as marijuana treated medicine.
The states where PTSD is not treated with marijuana, it is allowed to cure other fatal diseases. Because there is marijuana that after all considered a therapeutic medicine.
Even because of its immense importance to cure diseases, marijuana still has restrictions on its access and distribution; marijuana cannot be easily availed by patients. Those people who suffer from diseases listed in legislation act qualify for marihuana as medicine. On the other hand, any medical store cannot keep or distribute marijuana like distributing other medicines. Those Medical stores who has got license are only authentic and legal stores to distribute marijuana to people having doctor prescription of marijuana. These laws apply in Connecticut to get access to and distribute marijuana.