What Makes Cannabis Special?

Twenty-five years ago Dennis Peron, Dr. Donald Abrams, and other pioneers of compassionate care were in the early days of championing the use of medical marijuana as a palliative for people suffering from HIV/AIDS. At that time the concept of cannabis being used "medicinally" was far away from public awareness, but in the following decades not only did it prove to be helpful for those suffering from AIDS, but it turned out that marijuana could ease the side-effects of chemoth