Veterans for medical marijuana – Cannabis News

Firefighter and former Marine hopes to convince lawmakers to legalize medicinal use in Indiana.

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Veterans for medical marijuana – Cannabis News

Firefighter and former Marine hopes to convince lawmakers to legalize medicinal use in Indiana.

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Hoosier veteran says it’s time Indiana legalizes medical marijuana, citing VA prescribing practices – Cannabis News

Members of Congress have taken note as well, questioning whether medical marijuana could be a solution to an over-prescribing crisis involving veterans nationwide.

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Hoosier veteran says it’s time Indiana legalizes medical marijuana, citing VA prescribing practices – Cannabis News

Members of Congress have taken note as well, questioning whether medical marijuana could be a solution to an over-prescribing crisis involving veterans nationwide.

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A Day in the New Life of an Injured, Marijuana-Smoking Army Veteran – Cannabis News

Some military veterans are embracing marijuana to treat their PTSD.

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Study: Marijuana a better pain reliever for men than women – Cannabis News

With legalization of marijuana increasing across the United States, there is more focus than ever on identifying the risks and benefits of the drug. A new study provides further insight, after finding men experience greater pain relief with marijuana use than women.

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After DEA Punts on Pot, State Sen. José Menéndez Says He'll Push For Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Law in Texas – Cannabis News

Menéndez plans to try and expand medical marijuana to more patients in 2017 when the Texas Legislature gets back to work.

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After DEA Punts on Pot, State Sen. José Menéndez Says He'll Push For Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Law in Texas – Cannabis News

Menéndez plans to try and expand medical marijuana to more patients in 2017 when the Texas Legislature gets back to work.

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As states OK medical marijuana laws, doctors struggle with knowledge gap – Cannabis News

Because the topic still is not usually covered in medical school, seasoned doctors, as well as younger ones, often consider themselves ill-equipped.

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Will medical cannabis really work for my chronic pain? – Cannabis News

Severe pain drove this average Minnesotan to seek the comforts of medical cannabis. Here's how things worked out for her.

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After Almost 30 Years As a Surgeon, This Physician Became a Pot Doc – Cannabis News

Physicians like Francis D’Ambrosio have substantial reason to believe that cannabinoids may indeed be effective medical treatment.

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The PTSD marijuana study is now recruiting veteran volunteers – Cannabis News

Researchers in Maryland and Arizona are looking for veteran volunteers to smoke up to two joints' worth of marijuana a day in a new study designed to find out if pot helps relieve symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Minnesota patients can begin buying medical marijuana Monday – Cannabis News

Expanding the list of qualifying conditions to include intractable pain marks a critical juncture in the year-old program, which is among the most restrictive in the country.

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Minnesota patients can begin buying medical marijuana Monday – Cannabis News

Expanding the list of qualifying conditions to include intractable pain marks a critical juncture in the year-old program, which is among the most restrictive in the country.

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Former NFL players appeal to league to embrace marijuana use – Cannabis News

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell faces increasing demands to embrace cannabis as a solution to two crises that threaten to derail the $13 billion-a-year league: painkiller abuse and concussions.

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Randy Moss on NFL's marijuana ban: 'Loosen up the rules and let everybody live' – Cannabis News

The future Hall of Famer admits to smoking marijuana during his playing career.

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Legal Marijuana Linked to Fewer Opioid Prescriptions – Cannabis News

States that implemented medical marijuana laws experienced an especially notable drop in painkiller prescriptions.

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Medical marijuana research comes out of the shadows - Cannabis News

Researchers suspect cannabis can do so many things, from fighting cancer to easing concussions and Crohn’s disease. There are still tight restrictions but weed is increasingly coming into the scientific mainstream.

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War Vet Fights For Pot Over Addictive Pain Pills – Cannabis News

It was his experience with medical cannabis that got Stephen Mandile up in arms about providing better for Massachusetts veterans.

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Marijuana industry finds unlikely spokespeople in athletes and parents – Cannabis News

Few industries have been able to change their narratives as drastically as legal marijuana, and it has done so with the help of two sympathetic groups: Football players with a traumatic brain disease and sick children.

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