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Could Pot Help Veterans With PTSD? Brain Scientists Say Maybe

Could Pot Help Veterans With PTSD? Brain Scientists Say Maybe

NPR - Jon Hamilton

Veterans who smoke marijuana to cope with post-traumatic stress disorder may be onto something. There's growing evidence that pot can affect brain circuits involved in PTSD. Experiments in animals show that tetrahydrocannabinol, the chemical that gives marijuana its feel-good qualities, acts on a …

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