Seniors Told Medical Marijuana ‘Isn’t just smoking a Joint’

Seniors filled the Oswego Senior Center community room Tuesday to learn more about medical marijuana, a treatment option defenders say often gets a bad rap.

“There are a lot of options for treatment – it isn’t just smoking a joint,” said Cat Stewart from Chicago-based Cresco Labs, a medical marijuana cultivator and processor. “A lot of people are used to taking a pill. We can extract the ingredients from the plant and place them in capsules so the patient receives the correct dosage.”

Seniors at the meeting were interested in learning more about marijuana’s medical benefits.

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