Beginning in 2000, California funded 12-odd studies through the Center for medicinal Cannabis Research, based at UC San Diego.
When the first WEED aired, Dr. Gupta apologized, sincerely repentant for having poo-pooed the medicinal benefits of cannabis.
“You can just seem them rolling up, smoke puffing out the window, and saying, ‘Dude, this is for medicinal use,’” Colburn said.
medicinal me·dic·i·nal (mĭ-dĭs'ə-nəl)
Of, relating to, or having the properties of medicine.