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Pros and Cons by Issue
Issue: Diseases / Conditions
          Q:  Is Marijuana Bad for the Immune System?
          Q:  Can Marijuana Help AIDS/HIV Patients?
       Alzheimer's Disease
          Q:  Can Marijuana Help Treat Alzheimer's Disease?
       Arthritis
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for the Symptoms of Arthritis?
          Q:  Can Marijuana Help People with Asthma or Other Breathing Disorders?
       Cancer / Nausea
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Reducing Nausea and Vomiting from Chemotherapy?
          Q:  Does the Regular Smoking of Marijuana Cause Lung Cancer or in Any Way Permanently Injure the Lungs?
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, or Other Inflammatory Bowel Diseases?
       Epilepsy / Seizures
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Epilepsy (Seizures)?
       Glaucoma
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Glaucoma?
       Hepatitis C
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for the Symptoms of Hepatitis C?
       Migraines
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Migraines?
          Q:  Is Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Spasticity Disorders Such as Multiple Sclerosis?
       Pain / Analgesia
          Q:  Is Medical Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Patients Suffering from Severe / Chronic Pain?
          Q:  Does Marijuana Use Increase the Risk of Psychosis (Including Schizophrenia)?
          Q:  Is Medical Marijuana an Effective Treatment for Depression, Bipolar Disorders, Anxiety, and Similar Mood Disorders?
          Q:  Does Marijuana Cause Depression or Other Mood Disorders?
       Tourette Syndrome
          Q:  What Is Known about Marijuana's Potential Utility in Treating Tourette Syndrome?
       Terminally Ill
          Q:  Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option for Patients with a Terminal Illness and Suffering Severe Pain?
Issue: US Government and Medical Marijuana
          Q:  What Is the 1999 Institute of Medicine (IOM) Report?
          Q:  What Did the 1999 Institute of Medicine (IOM) Report Say Pro or Con Medical Marijuana?
          Q:  What Is the US government's Compassionate Investigational New Drug (IND) Program for Medical Marijuana?
          Q:  Who Are the Patients Receiving Medical Marijuana through the Federal Government's Compassionate IND Program?
          Q:  What Has the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Said about Medical Marijuana?
          Q:  Has the Government Blocked Clinical Trials of Marijuana?
          Q:  Is FDA Approval Required for Legal Access to Specific Drugs?
          Q:  What Is Federal Drug Scheduling?
          Q:  Which Drugs Are in Schedule I?
          Q:  Which Drugs Are in Schedule II?
          Q:  Which Drugs Are in Schedule III?
          Q:  Which Drugs Are in Schedule IV?
          Q:  Which Drugs Are in Schedule V?
          Q:  Should Marijuana Be Reclassified As a Drug Generally Available by Prescription (Schedule II or III)?
          Q:  What Is the Potency and Stability of US Government Marijuana?