WDAY-TV: MN DOCTOR SUPPORTS MEDICAL MARIJUANA TO BATTLE OPIATE ADDICTIONS

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) – The over prescribing and abuse of opiates in our country and community, which can often lead to a heroin addiction, is running rampant and some want to fix it with medical marijuana.

A Minnesota medical marijuana distribution company says a change in state law this August will allow some to transition from opiates to cannabis.

Prescriptions for opiates such as Vicodin and hydrocodone are given out by the millions.

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