Medical News

Image of legal medical marijuana helps manage certain types of pain and insomnia
 
An average of 44 Americans die every day from an overdose of prescription painkillers, a trend the Centers for Disease Control calls a national epidemic.

Image of medical marijuana curing to make cannabidiol oil
 
The proposed Therapeutic Hemp Medical Access Act would lift federal prohibitions on using marijuana strains that are medically beneficial to prevent certain seizures.

Image of Texas capital building with marijuana leaf, symbolic of medical marijuana legalization
Associated Press ~ KSAT 12 ABC ~
 
AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas House gave final approval Tuesday to a limited medical marijuana bill that would give epilepsy patients access to trace amounts of cannabis oil

Image of a medical marijuana leaf
 
Medical marijuana could be legal in Texas, sort of.

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Megan Brooks ~ MedScape ~
 
Calls to poison control centers in the United States related to synthetic marijuana spiked in April, and May could be a record month as well, according to the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC)

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