Veterinarians Think Cannabis Can Help Dogs, But They Are Not Ready To Prescribe It

Veterinarians Think Cannabis Can Help Dogs, But They Aren’t Ready To Prescribe It According to a new survey, a majority of veterinarians believe that they have sufficient information on the medicinal use of cannabis for dogs. They believe that cannabis should be rescheduled, but say that their state vet associations…

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Marijuana on your criminal record? Denver will help clear it, mayor says.

Colorado may be the mecca of legal marijuana, but the state’s old drug laws still loom large. More than 10,000 people in Denver alone were convicted of low-level cannabis crimes between 2001 and 2013. Those offenses — such as possessing the drug or paraphernalia — would not be illegal today,…

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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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