In line with our mission to create an overall healthier
community, the Healthy Peabody Collaborative, the Peabody
Board of Health, and the Peabody Police Department want
to provide education about the facts and consequences of
medical marijuana.  
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  • 35 Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers may be set up
    in Massachusetts
  • Qualifying Patients and Caregivers may be allowed to
    grow marijuana in their home
  • A person could legally carry a 60 day supply of marijuana
    (quantity undefined)
  • Virtually anyone with a physician’s note may be able to
    obtain “Medical Marijuana”
  • Currently, by the 11th grade, one in three teenagers uses
    marijuana regularly in the Commonwealth

The following organizations DO NOT support the use of
marijuana as medicine

  • Peabody Board of Health
  • Peabody Police Department
  • The American Cancer Society
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Federal Food and Drug Administration
  • The American Glaucoma Society

Please share this information with your family and