Twenty-three states and the DC currently have laws legalizing medical marijuana in some form. Connecticut is one of those states.
From HIV/AIDS to Parkinson’s Disease, to PTSD, there are more and more studies that show there are several potential medical benefits to marijuana. While medical cannabis is legal in Connecticut there are restrictions and you must have certain medical conditions to be able to legally use it.
Connecticut’s qualifying conditions include:
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Damage to the nervous tissue of the spinal cord with objective neurological indication of intractable spasticity
- Cachexia (wasting syndrome)
- Wasting syndrome
- Crohn’s disease
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)