There are more than 19 million veterans in America, according to PEW Research.
Nearly 13% of these veterans experience Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), according to a 2017 study in the PLoS One journal.
However, some find that a third of all veterans will experience PTSD, reports Veterans of Forgein Wars(VFW).
One recent study, which appears in the Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research journal, showed that cannabis helped reduce the rates of PTSD in veterans. For example, the study found that “participants who used cannabis were 2.57 times more likely to no longer meet DSM-5 criteria for PTSD […] compared to participants who did not use cannabis.”
13 Veteran-Owned Cannabis Companies and Organizations to Support Right Now.
Read the entire list here in the article: HERE.