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VA Clears Air on Talking to Patients About Medical Marijuana Use

With a new directive, the Veterans Health Administration is urging vets and their doctors to open up on the subject.

Marijuana on display at a Denver dispensary.
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VA Clears The Air On Talking To Patients About Marijuana Use

“Don’t ask, don’t tell” is how many veterans have approached health care conversations about marijuana use with the doctors they see from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Worried that owning up ...

Michelle Andrews reports for Kaiser Health News.