Let’s be honest—people are misled about the genuine use of marijuana for medicinal use. There was a point and time where our society used to believe that cigarettes were safe and harmless, and some of the tobacco industry led us to believe it was healthy for us to smoke. Sounds familiar with marijuana today? Many years ago, people would sell bottles of drinks that were supposed to cure everything, better known as snake oil. Today we are faced with the twenty-first century “snake oil” that proponents want you to believe that marijuana cures everything from minor pains to cancer. Snake oil never lives up to the sellers’ hype.
The great news is that most of our youth do not use marijuana; that in itself is refreshing