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Cannabis for Arthritis

Spray Study A study by GW Pharmaceuticals shows benefits in treatment of arthritis.  The study included 58 RA patients. They had no history of psychiatric disorders, substance misuse, epilepsy, or severe heart, kidney, or liver problems. First, patients rated their pain at rest, during movement, and first thing in the morning. They also rated their quality of sleep. Next, the …

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Marijuana: The Next Diabetes Drug?

Using cannabis may help marijuana users to stay slim and lower their risk of developing diabetes, according to the latest study, which suggests that cannabis compounds may help in controlling blood sugar. Although marijuana has a reputation for increasing appetite (what stoners call “the munchies”) the new research, which was published in the American Journal of Medicine, is not the …

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Cannabis for Attention Deficit Disorder, ADD and ADHD

Categorizing The Condition Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) is a very broad category of conditions that share some symptoms but appear to result from different underlying causes. Most seem to involve, at least in part, imbalances in neural transmitter levels and functions. Some experts in the field expect that the broad category of ADD will be refined in the future, with …

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20 Medical Studies That Prove Cannabis Can Cure Cancer

Cannabis has been making a lot of noise lately. Multiple states across the United States and countries around the world have successfully legalized medical Marijuana, and the Uruguay parliament recently voted to create the world’s first legal marijuana market. This is good news as the health benefits of Cannabis are vast, with multiple medical and scientific studies that confirm them. On …

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Sanjay Gupta on Marijuana – Weed 1 & 2

Dr. Sanjay Gupta is an American neurosurgeon and an assistant professor of neurosurgery at Emory University School of Medicine and associate chief of the neurosurgery service at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. A media personality on health-related issues, he is best known as CNN’s multiple Emmy award winning chief medical correspondent, hosting the network’s weekend health program Sanjay Gupta, …

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Marijuana for Pets (Dogs, Cats, Horses, etc)

Marijuana is not only effective for humans, it can treat pets too! Why not something natural for your pet? Studies show the same benefits and same risks with Marijuana for pets. May treat cancer/chemo side effects, anxiety, noise phobias, epilepsy, pain reliever, appetite stimulant, etc. Dr. Doug Kramer, Vet Guru, joins Thom Hartmann. Pot for Dogs? Medical Marijuana For Your …

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Recreational Cannabis to be Legal by Canada Day in 2018

By July 1st, 2018, Canada plans to legalize cannabis across all provinces!  In July next year, Canada will be introducing some sweeping changes to its cannabis laws. Canada already has medical marijuana available across the country, but in July marijuana will be legalized across the entire country.  (Canada is not the only country that has adopted this law.) The different provinces …

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Cannabis for Alcoholics/Alcoholism

Binge alcohol consumption in the rat induces substantial neurodegeneration in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. Oxidative stress and cytotoxic edema have both been shown to be involved in such neurotoxicity, whereas N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor activity has been implicated in alcohol withdrawal and excitoxic injury. Because the nonpsychoactive cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) was previously shown in vitro to prevent glutamate toxicity through …

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Where To Smoke In Denver When You Visit

Cannabis tourism is really a thing, yet it’s also nothing new. Together with the recreational market in Colorado inviting many to visit the dispensary, the subtle jolt to see that Colorado has yet to provide customers a place to gratify their cannabinoid nectars, syrups, chocolates, saps, dabs, edibles, cones, crosses, spliffs , and blunts is very surprising. Restricted in where …

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Canada to Legalize Marijuana by July 2018!

Looking forward to some good news next year? By July 1st, 2018, Canada plans to legalize marijuana across all provinces! In July next year, Canada will be introducing some sweeping changes to its cannabis laws. It already has medical marijuana available across the country, but in July marijuana will be legalized across the entire country.  (Canada is not the only …

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