Chronic Pain Is Now a Qualifying Condition in New York State. Here’s What That...

After months of regulatory review and public comment, New York last week officially added chronic pain as a qualifying condition for its medical cannabis program. The change was...

WHO Takes First Steps To Reclassify Medical Cannabis Under International Law

It could still be a long wait, but patients in the United States may not be dependent on the Drug Enforcement Administration to reclassify marijuana. The World Health...
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Golden Lemon: Unique Experience Cannabis Veterans

The name might make this strain seem innocent, but it is anything but. Golden Lemon is one of the stronger strains. It contains close to 23% THC. ...

Mexico Has Legalized Medical Marijuana

Mexico recently took massive steps in medical marijuana policy. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed a decree in June that not only legalized medical marijuana, but also categorized...

America’s Oldest Hospice Medical Marijuana Study…Uses MMJ Instead of Opiates

America’s first and oldest hospice, the Connecticut Hospice, opened their doors in 1974. For over 40 years they’ve been dedicated to the emotional, spiritual, and social needs...

Georgia Lawmaker Presents Law To Legally Grow Medical Marijuana In-State

Georgia voters would decide whether medical marijuana could be grown and sold in-state, under legislation filed Thursday in the state House. House Resolution 36 is a long shot,...

Like It or Not: Medical Cannabis Production in Georgia

Imagine if getting medicine for your kids meant breaking the law and possibly going to jail? That’s the reality for parents all across Georgia whose kids are suffering...

Mesothelioma patients turn to cannabis

People have inhaled cannabinoids for many generations, from the Scythians through its  ban by the federal U.S. government, and beyond. Now we find that patients suffering from mesothelioma cancer can...

Epilepsy and Marijuana: Cannabis Drug Reduces Dravet Syndrome Seizures in Large-Scale Clinical Trial

A marijuana-based drug has shown promising results as a treatment for a rare and deadly form of epilepsy in its first large-scale clinical trial. In the randomized...
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Chronic Ailments relief with Medical Cannabis

Although a subject of mass controversy, medical cannabis has been gaining wide importance in the field of holistic medicine and therapy, offering relief to patients of chronic...

Florida Slow to Move Forward with Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana passed in Florida unanimously in last year’s elections. Approved by 72 percent of voters, patients of the Sunshine State eagerly anticipated using medical cannabis for...

Elvis and Cannabis: Could Marijuana Have Saved the King of Rock and Roll?

Elvis Presley was indisputably the King of Rock and Roll and one of the most significant icons in the history of American pop music. He revolutionized the...

The Many Proven Benefits of THC

Decades of research point to a variety of medical uses for this unique compound. THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the most recognized ingredient in cannabis. It is best known...

Cannabinoids Alleviate Symptoms of Bruxism

Bruxism is when you clench (tightly hold your top and bottom teeth together) or grind (slide your teeth back and forth over each other) your teeth. Causes, incidence,...

Can THC Provide Medical Benefits?

Decades of research point to a variety of medical uses for this unique compound. THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the most recognized ingredient in cannabis. It is best known...
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$2.1 Devoted to Marijuana Colorado Research at Risk, Says Researcher

Image Source With ever increasing research on marijuana Colorado seems to be heading the right way. However, when it comes to taking this research ahead in collaboration with...

Why Florida’s Marijuana Amendment Won’t Be Felt For Months

The expansion of who can use medical marijuana, known as Amendment 2, takes effect Tuesday. The constitutional amendment was approved by close to three quarters of Florida...

Medical Marijuana Patients Given DUI Protection in Arizona

The Arizona Court of Appeals ruled this week that medical marijuana patients arrested for driving under the influence of the drug can contest DUI charges by arguing...
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3 Reasons Why you Should be Drinking Cannabis Tea

The health benefits of cannabis are now well publicized and the way the revolution has been picking up is all but just amazing. But to many people,...

Florida’s Medical Marijuana Rules Are STILL Evolving

Qualifying patients in search of a prescription for medical marijuana may want to start a doctor-patient relationship sooner rather than later. Three months is the minimum time a...

Kidney Failure Patient Loses Spot on Transplant List Over Medical Marijuana Use

A patient suffering from renal failure has been removed from a transplant wait list because he has been using medical marijuana. Maine resident Garry Godfrey is suffering from...

11 myths about medical marijuana

Marijuana has medical value in certain conditions. Benefits for many more conditions are claimed, but medical proof is lacking. In some conditions, marijuana may help only a...
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Medical cannabis to be made legal in UK

Many people now agree to legalize Medical cannabis in lieu of its medical benefits of cannabis. It proves to be quite useful in treating patients suffering from...

POSITIVE EFFECTS OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA ON ALZHEIMER’S PREVENTION

A preclinical study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease found that very small doses of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), can slow the production of toxic clumps of beta-amyloid proteins in the brain, which are thought...