Many military veterans are barred from accessing medical cannabis since it’s still illegal at the federal level. And while there are some promising studies and personal anecdotes on the positive effects of cannabis on PTSD and other physical and mental health symptoms, in many places cannabis is still enveloped in negativity. That means veterans with no safe or legal access to the plant can face criminal charges for attempting to improve their health. 

To counter the deep-rooted stigma still surrounding the use of medical cannabis, many organizations led by veterans are advocating for cannabis reform that supports open access to cannabis for veterans. 

Here are seven cannabis brands and organizations supporting veterans and calling for change.  

Veterans for Holistic…

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