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The 28 states that allow for the use of medical marijuana have seen a reduction in the number of prescriptions for Medicaid enrollees — and it could very well be because of those laws, according to academic research published in the May issue of Health Affairs.

Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.

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