Synthetic marijuana, bright lights could help dementia patients

Synthetic marijuana and brighter lights could help improve the lives of people with dementia, according to new research presented Tuesday at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Chicago. Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias are best known for the breakdown in cognitive abilities. But a host of other symptoms — including…

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Israeli Study Says Cannabis Can Help Kids With Complex Movement Disorders

Israeli Study Says Cannabis Can Help Kids With Complex Movement Disorders The findings of a new Israel study revealed that cannabis is promising treatment for children with complex movement disorders (CMD). The study, entitled, “Medical Cannabis for Pediatric Moderate to Severe Complex Motor Disorders,” was published in May at the…

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Sheriff asks for help finding synthetic cannabinoids dealers after string of deaths

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Peoria County sheriff is asking the public for more help combating a deadly outbreak of severe bleeding due to synthetic marijuana. Peoria County Sheriff Brian Asbell pleaded at a Tuesday news conference, “Please, please, anyone with information please contact us.” Illinois Department of Public Health…

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