Sisters Talking On…Legalizing Marijuana

Point for Discussion: The people of the nation are speaking loudly and clearly.  Medical marijuana is legal in 29 states and the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico.  Medical uses for cannabis have been growing for many years with new benefits documented regularly.  Is recreational use really any worse than alcohol consumption?   As of … Continue reading Sisters Talking On…Legalizing Marijuana

Sisters Talking On…Prescriptions

Point for Discussion Why are people, especially older people, taking so many prescriptions?  Is it because they really need them, in the quantity, dose and price they pay, or is it because drug manufacturers have found a robust market among prescribing doctors and under-informed consumers? Points of View (Laurie) With every prescription comes a myriad … Continue reading Sisters Talking On…Prescriptions