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Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 8:30 pm | Updated: 9:07 am, Tue Oct 1, 2013.

In the six years since New Mexico legalized medical marijuana, Dr. Nicholas Nardacci has cleared more than 1,000 patients to use it — a tenth of all the patients certified across the state in that period — for conditions ranging from cancer to multiple sclerosis to post-traumatic stress disorder.

He even uses it himself to treat chronic back pain.

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  • Bob wartell posted at 6:26 am on Sun, Sep 29, 2013.

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  • Kathy Legislative Coordinator posted at 9:46 am on Wed, Sep 25, 2013.

    seabourne Posts: 1

    Is there a doctor who has not ever practiced medicine while on a medication himself/herself? Is there a judge that has sat on the bench that has never taken a medication while working? People work all across this nation while on some form of medication why should cannabis medicine be different? IT IS MEDICINE, IT HELPS THE AILING, THOSE IN PAIN, NAUSEA, AND SO MUCH MORE! Are we saying no one on any medicine should ever go to work? God help this nation.

     
  • Connie Hansen posted at 6:58 am on Wed, Sep 25, 2013.

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