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A 55-year-old male asked:

Smoked pot for 20 years, helped me sleep after being buried in an avalanche, also helped with bad arthritis in my wrists and knees. must now quit . ?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Question?: Not sure what you are asking. Are you asking if you must quit? The answer to that is not necessarily. It is an illegal drug so you have some risk in using it. If it helps you, then I think you need to weigh the benefits against the risks.

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Last updated Jan 2, 2015

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