The Opioid Epidemic: Can Cannabis Help End Opioid Overdose and Addiction?

We are in the middle of the worst opioid epidemic in recorded history. Since 1999, opioid overdose deaths have quadrupled. An estimated 91 people die from an opioid...

This is Why 50% of All Antidepressants Have a ZERO Percent Chance of Ever...

Everyone is different. Research suggests that humans have somewhere between 99 and 99.9 percent in common with each other. The remaining 1 percent can make a big...
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How Medical Marijuana Will Help Find Cures to Cancer and Other “Incurable Diseases”

We all know that there have been multiple studies showing the benefits the medical marijuana can help cure multiple diseases and symptoms of diseases, it is still...

Study: Medical Cannabis Patients Report Decreased Use of Opioids, Anti-Anxiety Medicines

SCRANTON, PA — Patients with legal access to medical cannabis decrease their use of opioids, anti-depressants, anti-anxiety drugs, and other medications, according to self-report data published online...

DOCUMENTS HIGHLIGHT PRINCE’S STRUGGLE WITH OPIOID ADDICTION

Before his death, Prince abused opioid pain pills, suffered withdrawal symptoms and received at least one opioid prescription under his bodyguard’s name, according to search warrants and...

MASSAGE & MEDITATION OVER MEDICINE: DOCTORS FINALLY SAYING TO DITCH PAIN PILLS

American doctors’ freewheeling willingness to hand out opiate-based pain pills like party favors killed Prince and handed Donald Trump the White House. Now, with opiate sales quadrupling...

5 Prescription Drugs That Could Literally Replaced By Marijuana

The battle for Cannabis legalization still continues. Many people in the 21st century are making the move from prescription drugs to marijuana. In fact, more and more people...

Dustup Over NIDA-Grown Ditch Weed Leads Johns Hopkins to Ditch PTSD Study

Controversy over the poor quality and low potency of US government-grown cannabis has apparently caused one of the nation’s leading research universities to pull out of a federally...

How Does Cannabis Interact With Other Drugs?

Virtually all chemical compounds, from over-the-counter drugs and prescription pharmaceuticals to illicit substances, interact with other compounds. There are, for example, 82 identified drug interactions with caffeine...

More People Died from Drug Overdoses in 2015 than From Guns, Car Accidents, or...

A new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that more people died from drug overdoses in 2015 than did from suicides, car...

THC Pill “Syndros” Approved by DEA for Schedule II Status

Following a two-year wait, pharmaceutical company Insys has been awarded Schedule II approval by the DEA for their synthetic-cannabis pill, Syndros. The THC pill will now be...

Ex-big pharma executive behind OxyContin sells medical marijuana

John Stewart used to run the pharmaceutical company behind the narcotic painkiller OxyContin. Now he is banking on medical marijuana. Mr Stewart does not know which is more...

Confirming Big Pharma Fears, Study Suggests Medical Marijuana Laws Decrease Opioid Use

It is of little wonder that Big Pharma has been exposed actively undermining efforts to legalize marijuana, after new research on Thursday found a drop in the...

10 Pharmaceutical Drugs Based on Cannabis

Several pharmaceutical drugs have been developed which either contain or have similar chemicals as those found in the cannabis plant. Some researchers have used their understanding of...