Marijuana has now become a relatively widely accepted  Marijuana has now become a relatively widely accepted medical treatment today. However, this wasn't always the case. For a long period of time, marijuana was recognized as a narcotic that was hazardous to our health. It was restricted in many countries because of the plethora of health risks it imposed. Not only was the use of it banned, but so was the cultivation, trade, and preparation of the drug. Though the case seems to regard ...