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A History of Marijuana Use is Associated With Lower BMI in Those 60+, Says Study

An oil derived from the marijuana plant sharply reduces violent seizures in young people suffering from a rare, severe form of epilepsy, according to a study published Wednesday that gives more hope to parents who have been clamoring for access to the medication.

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Maine's marijuana market keeps growing, sets sales record in June

PUEBLO — If the United States stopped viewing CBD as an illegal substance, it would unlock the marijuana compound’s immense potential as medicine, the “father of cannabis research” said Saturday.

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As Canada reopens to U.S. citizens, marijuana not welcome

PUEBLO — If the United States stopped viewing CBD as an illegal substance, it would unlock the marijuana compound’s immense potential as medicine, the “father of cannabis research” said Saturday.

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Child accused of passing out Marijuana Candy in School

There is anecdotal evidence that marijuana’s main non-psychoactive compound — cannabidiol or CBD — helps autistic children in ways no other medication has.

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Schumer Touts 'Overwhelming Evidence' That Cannabis Legalization Doesn't Increase Crime

A compound found in marijuana halves the risk of certain seizures in people who have a severe form of epilepsy, a new study shows.

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Cannabis could help treat stress, PTSD and phobias – Cannabis News

Anxiety is driven by fear – research suggests that cannabidiol dilutes fear by changing the brain’s activity.

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The MORE Act Aims to Legalize Cannabis

Unlike most states, Alabama does not allow the medical use of marijuana. But the state has recently passed laws allowing the use of some marijuana-derived extracts that can't get you high.

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West Virginia businesses ask for closer look in medical cannabis rollout

RICHMOND – Virginia probably will ease up a bit in its laws against marijuana by making it easier for epilepsy patients to obtain cannabis extract oils and by relaxing the penalty for people caught with small amounts of marijuana.

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Virginia Gov. McAuliffe expected to sign marijuana reforms – Cannabis News

RICHMOND – Virginia probably will ease up a bit in its laws against marijuana by making it easier for epilepsy patients to obtain cannabis extract oils and by relaxing the penalty for people caught with small amounts of marijuana.

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2 Undervalued Marijuana Stocks To Watch In July

Unlike most states, Alabama does not allow the medical use of marijuana. But the state has recently passed laws allowing the use of some marijuana-derived extracts that can't get you high.

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What The Latest Data Says About Cannabis, Drug, And Alcohol Use Among Young People

Americans are in pain. Over 2.5 million people in the US are addicted to opioids, the US Department of Health and Human Services reports. About 80 die daily from opioid overdoses. It’s gotten so bad that even conservative state legislators want to legalize medical marijuana, arguing it’s a safer, less addictive pain killer.

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The NBA Is Done Testing Players for Marijuana. At Least for Now.

ATLANTA -- The controversial fight to expand Georgia’s medical marijuana law got off the ground at the state capitol Wednesday.

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Hemp for health: Should you try vegan CBD?

ATLANTA -- The controversial fight to expand Georgia’s medical marijuana law got off the ground at the state capitol Wednesday.

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Rep. Barbara Lee introduces companion House bill to Marijuana Justice Act - Cannabis News

INDIANAPOLIS — When the Indiana Legislature allowed a Senate committee to hear testimony on a medical marijuana-related bill, some proponents saw a glimmer of hope.

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Finally! CBD Is Not Dangerous Drug, Says Israel

INDIANAPOLIS — When the Indiana Legislature allowed a Senate committee to hear testimony on a medical marijuana-related bill, some proponents saw a glimmer of hope.

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Farmer's Market Feature: Mountain Flowers Hemp

Much more research is needed to know whether medical cannabis oil may have a wound-healing effect.

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What Weed Tourism Looks Like In 2022 And Beyond

Products that contain a cannabis-based ingredient called cannabidiol, or CBD, are to be classed as medicines by the UK medicines regulator from this year.

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Is the future of weed seedless? How triploid cannabis could lead to new strains

Thousands of people around the country are using high-CBD marijuana.

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Medicinal Cannabis making headway in Brazil thanks to court rulings

Two South Carolina bills planned for introduction in 2017 would legalize medical cannabis for qualifying patients in the state, effectively nullifying the unconstitutional federal prohibition on the same.

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How much legal marijuana tax money are Ohio and West Virginia leaving on the table?

Two South Carolina bills planned for introduction in 2017 would legalize medical cannabis for qualifying patients in the state, effectively nullifying the unconstitutional federal prohibition on the same.

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