Smoking weed is often looked down upon–but in reality, marijuana is the best option for some people’s medical conditions. Long Beach’s Abel Avalos explains how medical marijuana could solve many of the issues created by prescription drugs. “People need to know all their options for medication, and maybe some will find that medical cannabis is […]Read More Op-Ed: Pills Won’t Help Our Addicted Nation. Weed Can.
Prescription pills — usually painkillers and anti-anxiety medications — have been a regular habit among college students looking for a different buzz in addition to alcohol. Use of opioids, benzodiazepines, and stimulants like Adderall have been an insidious problem on campus, and a regular habit of many students. Since 1993, the spike in opioid and stimulant use have […]Read More Prescription drug abuse in college