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How cannabis could help the fight against Alzheimer’s – Cannabis News
Experts say they've made a discovery that could lead to new therapies to treat Alzheimer's - and the starting point is cannabis.
Man with Parkinson's Disease films effects of cannabis on tremors – Cannabis News
A man living with Parkinson's Disease has released a YouTube video demonstrating the relief he gets from using cannabis.
Florida patients struggle to find doctors to recommend cannabis – Cannabis News
Volusia County, Fla. (FOX 35 Orlando) - Voters will decide in November whether or not to legalize medical cannabis in Florida, but there is already a budding system for growing, recommending and delivering products for a very specific set of patients.
Canada's top pharmacy chain is hoping to be the first in the country to legally sell over-the-counter medical marijuana.
Rhode Island emergency regulations create new category to supply medical marijuana dispensaries – Cannabis News
Worried Rhode Island’s medical marijuana program could face a severe shortage of legal product come the new year, business regulation officials issued emergency regulations Wednesday to get a new category of private pot growers, called cultivators, up and running as quickly as possible.
NORTH STONINGTON — After discovering the benefits of medical marijuana for her patients suffering from chronic conditions, a local physician hopes to bring relief to patients who live in remote areas or cannot travel using telemedicine.
HARRISBURG – State officials plan to release draft rules for marijuana dispensaries today, as Pennsylvania remains on track to have its medical marijuana program up and running by 2018.
GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL)- A local state representative plans on introducing legislation that would legalize medical marijuana here in Tennessee after meeting with several families who moved from Tennessee to Colorado to get treatment they can’t get here.
STONINGTON & BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — On October 1, medical marijuana became available to pediatric patients in Connecticut and three days later Linda Lloyd walked into Bluepoint Wellness in Branford.
Your doctor is probably more worried about your weight than your marijuana use, study finds – Cannabis News
Doctors in the United States are not terribly concerned about your marijuana use, according to a study published recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Medical marijuana sales reached more than $3.8 million last month at licensed dispensaries throughout Illinois.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A new type of medical practice has sprouted up in the Syracuse area that's promoting something most doctors cannot give patients – pot.
Parents are going where scientists fear to tread to calm their children’s autism and epilepsy symptoms.
Pot ‘Works Effectively As A Medicine,’ Says First Marijuana Doc in Gainesville, Florida – Cannabis News
Dr. Justin Davis is the first doctor in Gainesville to recommend the use of marijuana for medical purposes.
In the United States, 25 states have legalized medical marijuana, including 19 that let patients with a prescription buy pot from dispensaries. Proponents argue that expanding the availability of medical marijuana reduces opioid abuse and overdose deaths because it gives people an alternative for pain relief.
It took months for her son to qualify through a doctor to receive the OK to buy the CBD vape.
If Dr. Larry Bedard has his way, Marin General Hospital would become the first acute-care medical center in California to allow patients to openly consume medical marijuana in the hospital.
A study released just last year reveals that cannabis improves the way in which the body heals broken bones.
When I started looking into medical marijuana, I was skeptical. I was not a recreational user, and I had not had any luck with other natural remedies.