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Home News Veterans Groups Push for Medical Marijuana to Treat PTSD

Veterans Groups Push for Medical Marijuana to Treat PTSD

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Soldiers are seeking the drug as a low-impact alternative to opioids and antidepressants, but a federal ban means V.A. health providers can’t prescribe it.





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Military Funeral Honors ceremonies must be scheduled in advance.

The law requires that every eligible veteran receive a military funeral honors ceremony, which includes the folding and presentation of the United States flag and the playing of “taps,” upon the family’s request. This Department of Defense program calls for the funeral director to request military funeral honors on behalf of the veteran’s family.