With California, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Hawaii, and Washington, DC being legal MJ states, more tests on marijuana are currently under way than ever before in the past. Evidence from studies is surfacing almost daily, verifying cannabis as an effective medication. In fact, studies linked to our endocannabinoid system and cannabinoid receptors show that when people consume marijuana it creates two-way communication between nerves and cells. This two-way communications being attributed to much of the success marijuana is having in combating things from cancer, AIDS, epilepsy, diabetes, inflammatory diseases, and many more. The benefits of Mary Jane far outweigh the benefits of many pharmaceutical medications.