It’s become accepted that medical cannabis can treat PTSD, chronic pain, and other mental health issues common to veterans returning home. But without formal research, changes in federal law and the medical system are not realistic. So who is losing in the meantime? Veterans like Stephen Mandile, who was prescribed powerful and addictive medications by their doctors that did not provide effective treatment. Read why Stephen says that cannabis was “lifesaving” for him, and how this new study is an important step forward for all vets.