Bruce Buckner, a Crohn’s disease patient, wrote the following in the article "Crohn’s Disease” (accessed Mar. 1, 2013), available at

“I have several relatives with Crohn’s Disease. Every one of them has had major surgery. Every one of them has had complications from the steroids and immune suppressors they have been prescribed… I am firmly convinced that I would be in the same condition as my relatives with Crohn’s, if I hadn’t used pot. The medical use of marijuana has saved my colon and my quality of life.”

Mar. 1, 2013