Here’s why doctors are skeptical about medical marijuana

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MedPharm Iowa held a ribbon cutting at their medical marijuana production facility in Des Moines on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018.
Kelsey Kremer, kkremer@dmreg.com

Recently, the Des Moines Register ran an article entitled, “Many Iowa doctors hesitate to help patients enroll in new medical marijuana program.” That’s absolutely true, but I think the basis for our hesitation is misunderstood. The key word in this discussion is “help.”

Remember the Hippocratic Oath that physicians take during

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