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American Legion to Trump: Allow marijuana research for vets - Cannabis News

Under current rules, doctors with the Department of Veterans Affairs cannot even discuss marijuana as an option with patients.

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American Legion to Trump: Allow marijuana research for vets - Cannabis News

Under current rules, doctors with the Department of Veterans Affairs cannot even discuss marijuana as an option with patients.

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Marijuana & PTSD: Missouri veteran hopes for change - Cannabis News

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A group of Missouri veterans will head to Colorado on Thursday for a conference dealing with medical marijuana and how it can help treat post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Marijuana & PTSD: Missouri veteran hopes for change - Cannabis News

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A group of Missouri veterans will head to Colorado on Thursday for a conference dealing with medical marijuana and how it can help treat post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Texas veteran pushes pot for PTSD treatment – Cannabis News

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a battle that sometimes continues even after a veteran puts away their combat boots. 12News sat down with a Jefferson County man who served two tours in Iraq and now has PTSD. The vet is asking lawmakers to let him use pot.

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Texas veteran pushes pot for PTSD treatment – Cannabis News

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a battle that sometimes continues even after a veteran puts away their combat boots. 12News sat down with a Jefferson County man who served two tours in Iraq and now has PTSD. The vet is asking lawmakers to let him use pot.

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Veterans Fight for the Right to Free Marijuana – Cannabis News

Some veterans say cannabis has been effective in treating everything from chronic pain to anxiety, depression, anger management and even Multiple Sclerosis.

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New Mexico Legislation Would Add All Veterans to the State’s Medical Marijuana Program – Cannabis News

Vets would be able to sign up for the medical cannabis program without a medical diagnosis.

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New Mexico Legislation Would Add All Veterans to the State’s Medical Marijuana Program – Cannabis News

Vets would be able to sign up for the medical cannabis program without a medical diagnosis.

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Clinical trial using marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans gets underway – Cannabis News

The first participant in a clinical trial designed to evaluate the effectiveness of smoking marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans was given cannabis on Monday, according to the organization conducting the study.

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Clinical trial using marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans gets underway – Cannabis News

The first participant in a clinical trial designed to evaluate the effectiveness of smoking marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans was given cannabis on Monday, according to the organization conducting the study.

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Pot Pioneer Colorado Just Now Taking Look At PTSD Treatment – Cannabis News

DENVER (AP) — The first state to legalize marijuana is just now taking steps to consider the drug medicine for people suffering from post-traumatic stress.

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Pot Pioneer Colorado Just Now Taking Look At PTSD Treatment – Cannabis News

DENVER (AP) — The first state to legalize marijuana is just now taking steps to consider the drug medicine for people suffering from post-traumatic stress.

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Indiana veterans push for medical marijuana access – Cannabis News

INDIANA -- A former Marine says access to medical marijuana means life or death for many veterans across Indiana.

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Indiana veterans push for medical marijuana access – Cannabis News

INDIANA -- A former Marine says access to medical marijuana means life or death for many veterans across Indiana.

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Canadian Armed Forces vet says "Cannabis gave me my life back" – Cannabis News

But new restrictions on medical marijuana program means military veterans like Darrell Hulme will only be reimbursed for a third of the medicine they need to deal with PTSD and other conditions.

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Warriors in need: California veterans want the option to use medical marijuana for mental illnesses – Cannabis News

Veterans dealing with trauma and stress have a variety of treatment options available to them, but despite its legality in some states -- and some say, its superior effectiveness -- marijuana is not one of those options.

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Study: Marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, PTSD and addiction – Cannabis News

The most comprehensive research review ever done on the topic found that marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and even addictions to alcohol and painkillers.

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PTSD is added to Minnesota's medical pot program as qualifying condition – Cannabis News

Minnesotans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be able to enroll in the state’s medical marijuana program starting Aug. 1, the state Health Department announced Thursday afternoon.

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PTSD is added to Minnesota's medical pot program as qualifying condition – Cannabis News

Minnesotans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be able to enroll in the state’s medical marijuana program starting Aug. 1, the state Health Department announced Thursday afternoon.

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