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Alzheimer’s disease and Medical Marijuana
3 months ago

Alzheimer’s disease and Medical Marijuana

I went home to visit my family, first time in ten years. My dad had been diagnosed with dementia but I had no idea how it had changed him. One …
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Benefits of Medical Marijuana: IBD, Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis
3 months ago

Benefits of Medical Marijuana: IBD, Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis

Irritable Bowel Disease, Crohn’s disease, and Ulcerative Colitis I would bet that every reader has experienced one or more of the following: gassiness with abdominal bloating; possibly abdominal pain; urgency …
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Migraines and Marijuana
7 months ago

Migraines and Marijuana

Migraines affect 15 percent of the world’s population with about 3.2 million Americans suffering this affliction.

If you are not familiar with migraines, you are very lucky. This excruciating head …
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The Story so Far: Older adults and Medical Marijuana Uses
7 months ago

The Story so Far: Older adults and Medical Marijuana Uses

There is an increased use of marijuana among the older adults as seen in recent times. Analysts say that, about 7000 people per day are trying cannabis for their first …
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Natural Cannabinoid Receptors
7 months ago

Natural Cannabinoid Receptors

You could say that we humans are naturally programmed to receive cannabis chemicals into our bodies—perhaps our “god-given right” to imbibe of the sacred flower?

Even the U.S .National Institutes …
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Painkillers, Not Pot, is Gateway to Heroin Addiction
9 months ago

Painkillers, Not Pot, is Gateway to Heroin Addiction

Prescription painkillers can have a greater chance of leading to heroin addictions than marijuana, according to the U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

“In so many cases, it isn’t trafficking rings …
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UM study makes a case for legalizing marijuana
9 months ago

UM study makes a case for legalizing marijuana

The University of Miami has concluded that legalizing medical marijuana that daily smokers have a lower BMI then non-smokers. In addition, UM studies also found that the old adage that …
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Can Marijuana Tampons Ease Menstrual Pain?
10 months ago

Can Marijuana Tampons Ease Menstrual Pain?

Because periods are such a routine part of a woman’s life, it is easy to forget that they can often be very painful. For many women, menstrual pain can be …
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Marijuana Makes You Skinny?
10 months ago

Marijuana Makes You Skinny?

Is Marijuana the new skinny pill? There’s a new diet that comes out every year that claims miracles but here’s a study that claims marijuana may lower your body mass …
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Fewer Painkiller Deaths in States with Medical Marijuana
3 years ago

Fewer Painkiller Deaths in States with Medical Marijuana

A recent study by Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has found that states with legalized medical marijuana have fewer painkiller deaths resulting from opioid analgesic overdoses …
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