11 new medical conditions now eligible for treatment with medical marijuana

11 new medical conditions now eligible for treatment with medical marijuana

11 medical conditions

Michigan’s Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs has approved 11 new medical conditions that will be eligible for treatment under the state’s medical marijuana law.
The conditions being added to the approved medical conditions are:

Arthritis
Autism
Chronic Pain
Colitis
Inflammatory Bowel
Disease
Obsessive Compulsive
Disorder
Parkinson’s
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Spinal Cord Injury
Tourette’s Syndrome
Ulcerative Colitis

They have been added to the current list of medical conditions effective immediately. That list included the following conditions:

Post-Traumatic Stress
Disorder
Cancer
Glaucoma
Positive status for Human Immunodeficiency Virus
Acquired Immune
Deficiency Syndrome
Hepatitis C
Amyotrophic Lateral
Sclerosis
Crohn’s Disease
Agitation of Alzheimer’s
disease
Nail Patella, or the
treatment of these
conditions.
A chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces one or more of the following:
Cachexia or Wasting
Syndrome
Severe and chronic pain
Severe nausea
Seizures, including but
not limited to those
characteristic of epilepsy
Severe and persistent muscle spasms, including but not limited to those characteristic of multiple sclerosis

In making the additions, officials denied the addition of the following conditions:

Anxiety
Asthma
Brain Injury
Depression
Diabetes
Gastric Ulcer
Non-Severe and Non-Chronic Pain
Organ Transplant
Panic Attacks
Schizophrenia
Social Anxiety Disorder

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