Albany, N.Y. child's epilepsy improves on medical marijuana – Cannabis News

Albany - Less than a week after their 7-year-old daughter Adrienne started taking an experimental marijuana-based medicine, Bill and Kim Kelly noticed a big difference.

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Newly legal cannabis oil helping St. Louis area boy with epilepsy – Cannabis News

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) - Missouri’s first legal cannabis growth operation since the 1930’s is up and running and already helping patients with epilepsy.

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Canadian parents treating epilepsy with cannabis oil angry over border seizures – Cannabis News

Parents of children suffering from difficult-to-treat forms of epilepsy are angry that shipments of the hemp oil they rely on to control their children’s seizures are being seized by Canadian border agents.

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Can this type of medical cannabis save lives? – Cannabis News

EARTH CITY, MO. - As Mitch Meyers sees it, she sells more than medical cannabis. She sells hope.

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Nebraska Begins State-Funded Cannabis Drug Research For Epileptics – Cannabis News

For the first time in Nebraska, legal testing of a marijuana-based drug treatment will begin this summer.

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Marijuana extract helps children with rare epilepsy in Phase 3 clinical trial – Cannabis News

Marijuana extract reduces seizures in patients with Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome in clinical trial.

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Ryan hopeful CBD oil can pass House this session – Marijuana News

MADISON, Wis. - House Speaker Paul Ryan said he believes he can get support in Congress to legalize a form of marijuana oil -- called CBD oil -- to treat childhood seizure disorders.

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Ryan hopeful CBD oil can pass House this session – Marijuana News

MADISON, Wis. - House Speaker Paul Ryan said he believes he can get support in Congress to legalize a form of marijuana oil -- called CBD oil -- to treat childhood seizure disorders.

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New oil springs up in Texas: cannabis oil – Marijuana News

A new law legalizes cannabis oil to help some Texans who have intractable epilepsy. If plans move forward, cannabis oil could be available for some epileptic Texans by late 2017.

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Iowans are already buying cannabis extract - Marijuana News

Dozens of Iowans have decided not to wait for legislators to make the sale of medical marijuana legal in the state.

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CBD study at UAB shows promising results, researchers say – Marijuana News

About half of the patients who enrolled in a study of CBD oil at the University of Alabama at Birmingham had reductions in seizure frequency, according to initial results that will be reported at the American Academy of Neurology meeting in April.

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DEA Eases Cannabis Study Requirements – Marijuana News

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Christmas came early for cannabis research scientists. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) decided to ease some of the regulatory requirements that had been imposed on those who were conducting FDA-approved clinical trials on cannabidiol (CBD).

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Wisconsin Families Make The Case For Marijuana Oil At State Capitol – Marijuana News

A drop of cannabis oil. Image: Ryan Bushby via Wikimedia Commons

Families desperate to get access to a medicinal oil derived from marijuana urged legislators to legalize it at a tearful hearing Tuesday.

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Wisconsin Families Make The Case For Marijuana Oil At State Capitol – Marijuana News

A drop of cannabis oil. Image: Ryan Bushby via Wikimedia Commons

Families desperate to get access to a medicinal oil derived from marijuana urged legislators to legalize it at a tearful hearing Tuesday.

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Another medical use for pot: Healing broken bones


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