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Cancer Patients Want to Use Marijuana, and with Good Reason

Cancer Patients Want to Use Marijuana, and with Good Reason

medicalmarijuana September 25, 2017 0

Joel Brown says that he didn’t know a lot about pot’s properties before he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma cancer in 2014. “But when you’re facing death, you want to really become part of

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Alaska Marijuana Regulators to Revisit Onsite Cannabis Use Debate

Alaska Marijuana Regulators to Revisit Onsite Cannabis Use Debate

medicalmarijuana July 14, 2017 0

Alaska marijuana regulators plan to revive debate over onsite use of marijuana in retail cannabis shops. In February, the Marijuana Control Board scuttled proposed rules that would have allowed onsite use of marijuana in

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Marijuana May Heal Migraines Better Than Prescription Drugs

Marijuana May Heal Migraines Better Than Prescription Drugs

medicalmarijuana July 10, 2017 0

If the pretzel logic of the federal government’s illogical stance on medical marijuana is giving you a migraine, here is a remedy: Medical marijuana. Yet another study, this one conducted by Italian researchers and

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Jeff Sessions’ War on Marijuana Will Make the Opioid Crisis Worse

Jeff Sessions’ War on Marijuana Will Make the Opioid Crisis Worse

medicalmarijuana June 14, 2017 0

Jeff Sessions isn’t just delivering evasive testimony these days; he’s also trying to give the federal government more influence over state marijuana laws. “I believe it would be unwise for Congress to restrict the

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The Effects of Marijuana on Brain and Body

The Effects of Marijuana on Brain and Body

medicalmarijuana June 7, 2017 0

Marijuana is the flower buds of the Cannabis sativa plant. Marijuana can be smoked, eaten, vaporized, brewed and even taken topically, but most people smoke it. The intoxicating chemical in marijuana is tetrahydracannabinol, or

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Marijuana Revenue Will Fund Schools and Drug Abuse Programs in Colorado

Marijuana Revenue Will Fund Schools and Drug Abuse Programs in Colorado

medicalmarijuana May 31, 2017 0

Schools and mental health programs in Colorado will soon be getting their funding from the legal sale of marijuana, thanks to a newly passed law. On Friday, Governor John Hickenlooper signed off on the

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Study Reveals Marijuana Does Not Decrease Lung Function but Increases It

Study Reveals Marijuana Does Not Decrease Lung Function but Increases It

medicalmarijuana May 30, 2017 0

According to a study published in Journal of the American Medical Association, marijuana does not impair lung function and can even increase lung capacity. Researchers looking for risk factors of heart disease tested the

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Vineyards Now Pairing Wine And Weed With New Marijuana Crops

Vineyards Now Pairing Wine And Weed With New Marijuana Crops

medicalmarijuana May 25, 2017 0

What pairs nicely with a fine Oregon Pinot Noir? I have no idea, but now that recreational marijuana is legal in that state — and will soon be in neighboring California, as well —

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Scientists In Canada Are Using Marijuana To Reduce Crack Cocaine Use

Scientists In Canada Are Using Marijuana To Reduce Crack Cocaine Use

medicalmarijuana May 20, 2017 0

North America is in the midst of a drug overdose disaster. In British Columbia, Canada, where nearly 1,000 people died of overdose in 2016, officials have declared a public health emergency. While over-prescription of

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How Marijuana Can Relieve Stress in the Elderly

How Marijuana Can Relieve Stress in the Elderly

medicalmarijuana May 9, 2017 0

The modern age might bring numerous benefits to individuals and our collective society, but there is no doubt that we live in more complex and stressful times than previous generations. Unfortunately, that also applies

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