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Tree of Knowledge International Corp. announced last week it had entered into a distribution agreement with Dr. Sanjay Gupta for a line of hemp-based products bearing his name.

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A cannabis oil that includes a small amount of the drug that gives pot smokers a high appears to be effective in helping kids with a severe form of epilepsy, a new Canadian study has found.

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We often hear hard-to-believe claims that marijuana can help fight cancer. But new research says it may actually be possible.

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This mechanism has potential to be therapeutically exploited."

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 Scientists say CBD could boost the effect of drugs used to treat pancreatic cancer – a disease with a bleak prognosis. 

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About 30,000 people in Illinois are approved for medical marijuana, but not everyone wants to smoke it. A cooking class in the northern suburbs is teaching patients how to cook with cannabis.

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A new clinical trial involving medical marijuana is seeing one patient with multiple sclerosis walking with strength she hasn't had in years.

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The active ingredient in pot that gets you high can calm agitation in people with advanced Alzheimer's disease, a small new study suggests.

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The latest in a string of studies to demonstrate a link between medical marijuana legalization and lower opioid use rates has just been released.

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In a release issued Thursday by Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s office, La Fortaleza, it was announced that an online platform “that seeks to significantly streamline the licensing processes and the registration of patients who benefit from the Medicinal Cannabis Program” will be fully operational next week.

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The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) reports that one in four young adults between the ages of 18 and 24 have a diagnosable mental health disorder, with anxiety and depression being the most common.

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In America, more people are diagnosed with Lyme disease annually than HIV and breast cancer combined.

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Canadian pets are a few steps closer to getting their paws on pot-based medical treatments in Canada as more cannabis companies research marijuana’s efficacy for companion animals.

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“This evidence strongly suggests further testing is warranted on medical cannabis’ potential in the treatment of trauma to the brain.”

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Eleven more medical conditions now qualify for medical marijuana prescriptions, the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs announced.

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