Did You Know? Historical Timeline of Marijuana and Medicine

Did you know that marijuana's documented history as a medicine dates back to 2900 BC? Read about it in Historical Timeline -- History of Marijuana as Medicine - 2900 BC to Present, on http://medicalmarijuana.procon.org, part of the ProCon.org family.

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2900 BC- A historical Medicine.

A simple, safe non-addictive medicinal herb. NOT a drug! Thousands of years and not a single addiction. Not a single death attributed to it. Except for the Prohibition Era. Did anyone know, before a simple, safe non-addictive medicinal herb was outlawed 50,000 products were made from it?

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