Letter: Marijuana Isn’t Medicine
A letter responding to an editorial on ChicoER.com states that pot is not a medicine. The term
People, the press and elected officials must accept that pot is not a medicine. The term “medical marijuana” is simply a label proponents of pot have invented to support their journey toward legalization.
Neither the Food and Drug Administration or any other government agency has approved it as a medicine.
Might we expect cigarette smokers to proclaim cigarettes as “medical cigarettes”? Is to too farfetched to imagine alcohol consumers at a gathering to make a toast to “medical whiskey.”