Want better video quality? Sign in to access HD streaming!


Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access HD streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy


Marijuana as Medicine

  • Aired: 10/04/2017
  • 25:02
  • Rating: NR
One of the most controversial treatments to challenge the medical profession is the use of Marijuana or cannabis, to treat various medical conditions such as cancer, dementia and epilepsy to name a few. The use of marijuana can be found in written records dating back to the 6th century B.C. but extensive research in its medicinal benefits has only just begun.
Embed Options
Close ×
Marijuana as Medicine
Marijuana as Medicine
Extensive research in its medicinal benefits of Marijuana has only just begun
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
PBS Anywhere - funder area
Related Links:


Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Masterpiece Collection

Own it now! Victoria, Poldark, Downton Abbey on DVD & Blu-ray. Visit ShopPBS.


WVIA Public Media Studios helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now