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Minnesota adds autism, sleep apnea as medical marijuana conditions

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: November 30, 2017

Published: Nov 30, 2017, 1:39 pm • Updated: Nov 30, 2017, 1:39 pm By The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota health officials say they’re adding autism spectrum disorders and obstructive sleep apnea as conditions that qualify for medical marijuana. Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger says there is increasing evidence…

Colorado could allow people — including kids — with autism to use medical marijuana

Relevance: 98%      Posted on: April 8, 2018

In a clash of deeply felt testimony, parents in tears pleaded with Colorado lawmakers on Friday to pass a bill allowing their children with autism to use medical marijuana as a treatment. “I’m begging you to approve this bill,” said Jamie Kropp, whose son, Kolt, has autism. Psychiatrists and the…

Is Marijuana a Miracle Treatment For Children With Autism

Relevance: 96%      Posted on: October 13, 2017

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Why Autism Is Driving Cannabis Legalization

Relevance: 96%      Posted on: April 10, 2017

Is Autism the Step-Child in the Medical Marijuana World? With nearly 2 million people suffering from one or other form of autism, it is mind-boggling that it is not included on the list of diseases treatable with Cannabis. Up until now, there are no empirical studies showing any results on…

How CBD Works For Autism Spectrum Disorders

Relevance: 96%      Posted on: November 6, 2018

How CBD Works For Autism Spectrum Disorders Autism spectrum disorders refers to a group of developmental disorders that results from genetic mutations combined with environmental factors. Autism is the most severe kind of autism spectrum disorder, but other forms include Asperger syndrome, pervasive developmental Asperger syndrome, and childhood disintegrative disorder.…

Big Vote On Autism And Medical Marijuana Tomorrow In Michigan

Relevance: 95%      Posted on: July 30, 2015

Multi-talented Michigan attorney Michael Komorn is calling on families of children with autism to attend a crucial vote of the Medical Marihuana Review Panel on July 31st. The Panel is considering whether to recommend approval of a petition to add autism to the list of medical conditions that can qualify…

First Cannabis For Autism Test To Begin In Israel

Relevance: 92%      Posted on: September 6, 2016

First Cannabis For Autism Test To Begin In Israel The peeps over at the Holy land know what’s up with pot - they’ve revolutionized many things to do with marijuana and will now be conducting the first autism test of its kind. While cannabinoids have been proven beneficial for a…

Medical Marijuana for Autism Is Denied In Michigan

Relevance: 90%      Posted on: August 29, 2015

These tired eyes, which were filled with hope four short weeks ago, are now closing in disgust. The state of Michigan has denied allowing doctors to recommend marijuana for the treatment of autism. On July 31, a panel of mostly doctors voted to add autism to the list of conditions…

Top Cannabis Strains for Autism

Relevance: 89%      Posted on: June 5, 2017

Meditation And Yoga With Marijuana - Talking To God I won’t be getting too technical here, but I’d like to share with you how you can expand your consciousness by smoking or ingesting cannabis. If you are already established a meditation practice without the use of pot, that’s great! But if you…

Michigan Medical Marijuana Review Panel Approves Autism

Relevance: 85%      Posted on: August 1, 2015

These tired eyes saw a marvelous thing today. They saw hope restored. Fathers high-fived with their children. Old men shed tears. Strangers embraced as if friends. Autism was recommended to be included in the list of illnesses covered under the protections of the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act. Although there still…

Oils To Treat Autism, Epilepsy, And Cancer Are All Unique

Relevance: 77%      Posted on: June 20, 2016

Medical cannabis is a growing fight as families across America attempt to get help for their children and loved ones for a variety of illnesses and afflictions. Access to cannabis oil is NOT the most important part to the equation and might actually do more harm than good if not done…

My Autistic Son Is In The Cannabis Autism Study In Israel

Relevance: 77%      Posted on: November 4, 2016

My Autistic Son Is In The Israel Cannabis Study...An Interview With Abigail Dar  (Click the video below to listen to the whole interview...) [embedded content] 00:00 Curt Dalton: Abigail, how are you doing? 00:02 Abigail: Fine thank you. I hope I'll hear you well. 00:07 CD: You're coming through great…

Treating Autism With Cannabis Oil Has Helped My Son

Relevance: 72%      Posted on: June 9, 2016

The first piece Cannabis.Net did with Dale can be found here.  If you are unfamiliar with his story, please read this piece on Dale and his journey first and then listen or read our interview.  The first piece is titled. "Parents Prepare To Break The Law To Help Their Children".…

Pot delivery? It’s one possibility as Colorado revisits marijuana laws

Relevance: 38%      Posted on: December 6, 2018

Few people in Colorado have frustrated the cannabis industry more than Gov. John Hickenlooper this year. When lawmakers decided to let people vaporize weed in dispensary “tasting rooms,” Hickenlooper vetoed it. The next day, he rejected a bill to allow more investment in cannabis companies, and another that would have…

Will Michigan’s Autistic Get Safe Access To Medical Marijuana?

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: July 20, 2015

Today, Michigan will learn if autism will be added to the list of illnesses that would qualify a person to receive a physician’s recommendation for the use of medical marijuana. Two strong advocates for adding autism to that list have been Southfield attorney Michael Komorn and physician Dr. Harry Chugani,…

4 Ways To Make Money In The Cannabis Industry Without Selling Weed

Relevance: 27%      Posted on: May 12, 2017

Treating Autism With Cannabis Oil Has Helped My Son And my son is severely autistic, for anyone that doesn't know that. He just turned eight this past March. He has never spoken a word, he is what they would refer to as 'very low-functioning' autistic. High & Marijuana Blog |…

PHOTOS: Texas father who treated autistic daughter with marijuana will maintain guardianship

Relevance: 26%      Posted on: March 11, 2018

Published: Mar 9, 2018, 12:01 pm • Updated: Mar 9, 2018, 12:04 pm By The Associated Press The Zartler family of Richardson, Texas, decided last year they had a shot at being the “poster children” who could persuade state lawmakers to legalize medical marijuana for autism patients. Their advocacy for…

Georgia moves forward on decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana, expanding medical cannabis

Relevance: 24%      Posted on: March 1, 2017

Published: Feb 28, 2017, 11:53 am • Updated: Feb 28, 2017, 11:53 am By The Associated Press ATLANTA — A Senate panel in the Georgia General Assembly has approved legislation that would reduce the punishment for possessing small amounts of marijuana. The Senate Judiciary Committee voted Monday to advance the…

Who Really Controls LARA And Medical Marijuana In Michigan?

Relevance: 22%      Posted on: July 21, 2015

Activists are screaming mad at the conduct of officials representing Governor Rick Snyder’s administration during a hearing today to determine if autism should be added to the list of illness that qualify a patient to use medical marijuana in Michigan. The petition, submitted in 2014, contains a summary of 75 peer-reviewed…

Marijuana is NOT A Gateway Drug, Except In This One Scenario…

Relevance: 22%      Posted on: August 5, 2016

Marijuana is NOT A Gateway Drug, Except In This One Scenario… As our readers know and by the title of our website and URL, we are 100% against the idea that marijuana is a gateway drug.  We believe that correct use of legal marijuana can actually be used as a…

Georgia lawmakers expand medical cannabis conditions, but still haven’t legalized cultivation

Relevance: 22%      Posted on: March 28, 2017

Published: Mar 28, 2017, 3:10 pm • Updated: Mar 28, 2017, 3:13 pm By Ezra Kaplan, The Associated Press ATLANTA — The Georgia General Assembly is on the cusp of expanding access to medical cannabis. The House voted 167-4 Tuesday to pass a bill that would add six new diagnoses…

Find Out Everything You Wanted To Know About Medical Marijuana At The 2016 Holistic Cannabis Summit

Relevance: 21%      Posted on: April 5, 2016

I have been seeing the 2016 Holistic Cannabis Summit pop up a lot on social media recently, and it’s one of those events that I really wish I could check out, but unfortunately I have to work. Hopefully the event goes to digital download after it’s over. The event started…

Pediatric Uses Of Medical Cannabis

Relevance: 21%      Posted on: July 23, 2017

Pediatric Uses Of Cannabis Although the use of cannabis for children is a hot topic, there’s no denying that it has benefited many children with life-threatening conditions.  In fact, it’s there’s quite a significant number of cannabis organizations that were established by parents with the intention of helping their children…

Cannabis Oil Vs. Hash Oil Vs. Hemp Oil

Relevance: 21%      Posted on: January 21, 2017

Cannabis Oil Vs. Hash Oil Vs. Hemp Oil While smoking might still be the most popular way to use cannabis, we at Cannabis.net think that cannabis oils are the future. Oils made from derivatives of cannabis are becoming more popular both for its medicinal and recreational value. If you want…

5 Lessons The World Can Learn From Israel As The Pioneer Of Cannabis Research

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5 Lessons The World Can Learn From Israel As The Pioneer Of Cannabis Research From groundbreaking medical discoveries to innovations in technology and agriculture, it’s clear that Israel the world’s ground zero when it comes to medical cannabis. They have been at the forefront of cutting edge research for decades…

States Begin to Legalize Cannabis for PTSD

Relevance: 21%      Posted on: June 30, 2016

Illinois, you may be one ugly ass looking shaped state, and virtually bankrupt with 3 elected officials in prison currently serving time, but you’re starting to grow up!  You’re one of the first states to recognize PTSD as a qualifying condition for medical cannabis!  A judge in Illinois’ Cook County…

Cannabis Oil Successfully Treats Infant With Epilepsy

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Cannabis Oil Successfully Treats Infant With Epilepsy Amylea Nunez is the world’s youngest patient who has successfully been treated with cannabis oil. She was born in December 2015 with a rare epileptic condition that caused her to suffer from debilitating, frequent seizures. During some occasions the seizures prevented her from waking up an…

Israel Pharmacies Will Start Selling MMJ On 4/20

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Israel Pharmacies Will Start Selling MMJ On 4/20 This year’s April 20 will not only be momentous for the United States, but for Israel as well. After an uphill battle, perhaps the most progressive country in terms of cannabis reform and regulation will finally launch the official medical cannabis pilot…

Why Is Dr. Raphael Mechoulam The Godfather of THC?

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Dr. Raphael Mechoulam: The Godfather of THC Much of what we know today about cannabis and THC, we owe to Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, who has been anointed as “The Godfather of THC”.  If you’ve been reading up on cannabis studies, it’s likely this name sounds familiar to you. Early Life…

Cannabis Can Help You See In The Dark, Batman!

Relevance: 19%      Posted on: September 7, 2016

Cannabis May Improve Night Vision Get high and you might just upgrade your level to superhero status. Anyone who supports marijuana can easily spend hours explaining the many health benefits of the plant. It’s also really fun to get stoned, but I’ll bet you $ 500 that no one ever…

Marijuana Testing Labs Are Hot! Wait, What Is A Cannabis Testing Lab, Anyway?

Relevance: 18%      Posted on: October 7, 2016

Finding the right cannabis testing laboratory Right now the cananbis start up world is hot, and one of the hottest niches is the marijuana testing labs and lab equipment. Why is that?  The theory behind most of the money flow is that every piece of medical marijuana in the USA…

Cannabis For Treating Tourette’s Syndrome

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Cannabis For Treating Tourette’s Syndrome Tourette’s syndrome is a disorder of the nervous system which is characterized by tics, which are uncontrollable movements or sounds. Tics vary from person to person; it may be in the form of involuntary sounds, blinking, throat clearing, repeating what someone else says, sniffing, or…

How To Make Cannabis Oil At Home With LEVO Infusion

Relevance: 18%      Posted on: May 4, 2017

Cannabis.net speaks with Olivia Harris, Chief Creative Officer of LEVO Oil Infusion, a revolutionary kitchen product that enables you to make your own infusions without the mess. LEVO lets you infuse both oils and butter with herbs of your choice, making oils and edibles easier than ever before. LEVO is…

Cannabis For Cerebral Palsy Moves Forward With Science

Relevance: 18%      Posted on: February 7, 2017

Cannabis for Cerebral Palsy Cerebral palsy is an incurable disorder affecting the areas of the brain that are responsible for movement, muscle tone, and posture. Typically, symptoms of cerebral palsy manifest themselves before 3 years old afterwhich the condition eventually leads to other symptoms, making it more difficult for patients…

Cannabis for Lymphoma

Relevance: 18%      Posted on: June 11, 2017

Cannabis for Lymphoma Lymphoma is a form of cancer that attacks the cells found in the immune system, which are responsible for fighting infection. These cells, known as lymphocytes, are found in the bone marrow, lymph nodes, thymus, spleen, and other parts of the body. There are two forms of…

New Study Says Most Physicians OK With MMJ For Children With Cancer

Relevance: 17%      Posted on: December 14, 2017

New Study Says Most Physicians OK With MMJ For Children With Cancer …. Despite this, there is still a significant number of physicians who are reluctant to prescribe cannabis for children with cancer A new study published in the medical journal Pediatrics revealed that most pediatric oncology professionals are agreeable…

Burdensome Restrictions Choke Medical Marijuana Programs

Relevance: 17%      Posted on: January 21, 2016

(via wikipedia.com) A chill wind is blowing in the Windy City and it’s not a wintery blast from Lake Michigan. It’s the cold freeze of an industry without any customers. In New York, the strict rules for qualification into the program have inhibited participation, too. From December 23rd until January…

Just 10 conditions qualify for Minnesota medical marijuana. But that soon could change

Relevance: 17%      Posted on: December 1, 2016

Published: Dec 1, 2016, 8:46 am • Updated: Dec 1, 2016, 8:46 am By The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — More changes may be coming to the Minnesota medical marijuana program. The Minnesota’s Department of Health was expected to announce Thursday whether it would expand the program to people…

7 Amazing Health Benefits of Cannabis Oil You Must Know

Relevance: 16%      Posted on: March 27, 2017

7 Amazing Health Benefits of Cannabis Oil You Must Know Essential oils have been used since the oldest of times for their beneficial properties about general health. In this article, we will discuss about cannabis oil and its amazing benefits, shedding more light on how useful these types of oils…

Patients, Especially Epileptics, Report Overall Good Health After Using Medical Cannabis

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Patients, Especially Epileptics, Report Overall Good Health After Using Medical Cannabis In a research study presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association (APA) in Washington, medical cannabis patients reported “clinically meaningful” health outcomes than those who didn’t’ use the plant, according to an article on Medpage Today.…

Georgia Senate approves cutting medical marijuana THC level, sets up conflict with House for access

Relevance: 16%      Posted on: February 18, 2017

Published: Feb 17, 2017, 8:06 am • Updated: Feb 17, 2017, 2:05 pm By The Associated Press ATLANTA — Georgia Senators are working to slash the potency of medical cannabis oil while slightly expanding access. The bill passed the full Senate Thursday with a vote of 41-12 after lengthy debate…

Cannabis Benefits for Paraplegic Patients

Relevance: 15%      Posted on: October 3, 2016

Cannabis Benefits for Paraplegic Patients The concept and application of medical marijuana has got many thinking about this highly contested drug. One major development is what has been realized with paraplegic patients. These are people whose spinal cord and nerve roots have undergone severe injury leaving them under a condition…

Why Is Cannabis Still Illegal?

Relevance: 15%      Posted on: June 17, 2016

“Why is Cannabis still illegal?" A video presentation by Cannabis.Net, click the YouTube link below to watch. [embedded content] With the majority of the world in favor of full-scale legalization, we must ask ourselves “why isn’t it legal yet?” To answer this question, we must explore the top industries that stand…

How Cannabis Helps With Vaccine Side Effects

Relevance: 14%      Posted on: August 31, 2016

Ax the Vaxx? Use Cannabis As A Natural Antidote To Vaccine Side Effects Big pharma is harming us in more ways than one, but aside from trying to get us dependent on medications that have (oftentimes severe and fatal) side effects, they’re also killing us softly through vaccinations. According to…

Illinois Medical Cannabis Advisory Board To Consider Adding More Qualifying Conditions, Again

Relevance: 14%      Posted on: April 30, 2016

(via firedoglake.com) Illinois has tried multiple times to add more qualifying conditions to the Illinois medical marijuana program. Twice the Illinois Medical Cannabis Advisory Board has approved adding new conditions to the list, and both times the recommendation from the Board was shut down by the Governor of Illinois. The Illinois…

Cannakids, Cancer, and Kids, Because That Is How We Roll

Relevance: 14%      Posted on: July 22, 2016

Cannakids Interview with founder Tracy Ryan Cannabis.net talks to Tracy Ryan, founder of Cannakids.org: Prior to establishing CannaKids, what endeavors were you involved in? For the last 8 years, I’ve owned a media agency that focused on website design, development, social media marketing, branding. So we built large websites for…

Are Dragon Balls The Most Powerful Cannabis Extracts In The World?

Relevance: 14%      Posted on: July 18, 2018

Are Dragon Balls The Most Powerful Cannabis Extracts In The World? These unique concentrates named after the cult favorite manga should be in the bucket list of any cannabis extract connoisseur. Meet the Dragon Ball, a 3,000-gram orb-like ball that contains an impressive THC content of 99%. Manufactured by Seattle’s…

Alzheimer’s Treatment Breakthrough With Cannabis

Relevance: 14%      Posted on: June 24, 2016

Cannabis Can Prevent Alzheimer’s Studies show that small doses of marijuana are effective in preventing and slowing down Alzheimer’s. One of the biggest myths being spread by anti-marijuana groups is that pot is bad for your brain. However, there are studies that can prove the opposite is true. While marijuana is…

Bills to Legalize Medical Cannabis Introduced in South Carolina

Relevance: 14%      Posted on: March 9, 2017

Companion bills to legalize medical cannabis introduced in South Carolina. Senator Tom Davis and Representative Peter McCoy held a press conference to formally announce the companions bills that will be filed simultaneously in the state’s House and Senate. If approved into law, the South Carolina Compassionate Care Act would allow…

5 Reasons Why Every Mom Should Support Cannabis Legalization

Relevance: 13%      Posted on: January 9, 2017

Top Reasons why Moms should support legal Cannabis It is said that if you want Cannabis to be legalized nationwide, get the moms onboard. Legalization advocates have already discovered that female support tends to be leading cannabis measures. If women, especially mothers could be convinced that legalization cannabis is more…