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Grandmothers and Medical Marijuana: A New Growth Industry - Cannabis News

Inspired partly by their own use of the drug for pain relief, or by caring for others who use it for their own aches, these women see viable business opportunities and view their work as therapeutic for their customers.

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CBD can treat physical and mental Covid-19 symptoms: study

In California, seniors are getting together to sample weed-laced lip balms, topical ointments, and tinctures in Mary Kay-style parties at their retirement communities.

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‘Gateway’ to cannabis relief: Topicals get to the bottom of aches, pains – Cannabis News

Move over, Tiger Balm, Body Crème or Bengay. More and more seniors are turning to marijuana-infused skin preparations called “topicals” and some people swear by them to relieve muscle pain, arthritis and skin irritation.

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How to Have a Blunt Conversation About Cannabis With Your Dad

Adults in late middle age tended to consume more cannabis than those of retirement age – but that seems to be quickly changing.

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COVID-19 Anxiety Drives Cannabis Use Across America

From retirement communities to nursing homes, older Americans are increasingly turning to marijuana for relief from aches and pains.

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Congressman says ending Cannabis testing could help solve Labour Disputes

Older Americans are among the fastest growing groups of pot users, according to recent research and drug surveys.

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Arizona Cannabis dispensary now open 24 Hours a Day

A recent study found a 71 percent increase in the number of people older than 49 who reported using marijuana between 2006 and 2013.

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How a Maine architect built a marijuana dispensary that breaks stereotypes

In April 2015, Carrie Tice was despairing over her 80-year-old mother’s advancing Alzheimer’s when a caregiver at her senior center in California recommended giving her a topical dose of marijuana.

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Cannabis in Sports: how it can help or harm

There’s a big battle at Florida's ballot box in just three weeks: medical marijuana.

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Plastic waste from cannabis packaging is becoming a problem in the US and Canada

There’s a big battle at Florida's ballot box in just three weeks: medical marijuana.

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Early results show support for taxing Marijuana sales

Take it as an indicator in the rapidly changing world of cannabis use, but a group of senior citizens are organizing their own social network to discuss marijuana.

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Seniors with access to medical marijuana use fewer prescription drugs – Cannabis News

Physicians wrote significantly fewer prescriptions for painkillers and other medications for elderly and disabled patients who had legal access to medical marijuana, a new study finds.

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Google to allow Ads for CBD and Hemp products

Sue is one of just two people certified through the State of California to educate senior living facility staff and caregivers about medical marijuana.

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After years of quiet progress, Israeli medical cannabis research is budding – Cannabis News

The 55-and-older crowd is now the fastest-growing demographic of pot users in the country.

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Should doctors be able to recommend Marijuana remotely? Board vote exposes rift with lawmakers

Australia and cannabis leaf

Rebecca Puddy ~ The Australian ~

Once believed to be the drug of choice for free-spirited youth, cannabis is more popular with older people than ever before.
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