Cannabis Use Reduces Complications for Crohn’s Disease Says New Study

Cannabis Use Reduces Complications for Crohn’s Disease Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory disorder that affects the intestines, especially the ileum and colon. This form of inflammatory bowel disease or IBD causes inflammation within the digestive tract, resulting in severe abdominal pain, weight loss, diarrhea, malnutrition, and fatigue. With around…

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Cannabis Use Reduces Benzodiazepine Dependency By 45% Reports Study

Cannabis Use Reduces Benzodiazepine Dependency By 45%, Reports Study A recent first-of-its-kind study published in “Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research” conducted by Aleafia Health Inc. revealed promising results in the use of cannabis for reducing benzodiazepine consumption. The retrospective analysis and peer-reviewed study, called Reduction of Benzodiazepine Use in Patients Prescribed…

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Cannabis Reduces Liver Disease And Cirrhosis Risk Among Hepatitis C Patients

Cannabis Reduces Liver Disease And Cirrhosis Risk Among Hepatitis C Patients Around 3.5 million people in the United States are living with chronic hepatitis C, and many of them still don’t know it. Without proper treatment, hepatitis C can cause serious damage to the liver. Around 5-20 people in every…

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Studies Show That Cannabis Use Reduces Mortality Rates During Major Surgery & Hospitalization

Studies Show That Cannabis Use Reduces Mortality Rates During Major Surgery & Hospitalization Cannabis use has shown to be not just healing, but has numerous preventive properties as well. A new body of evidence is growing, which shows how cannabis use has reduced in-hospital mortality for patients who undergo major…

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Modern Day Narcos: Legal Cannabis Cuts Cartels Power and Reduces Crime

Modern Day Narcos: Legal Cannabis Takes Power From Drug Cartels and Reduces Crime, Study Says Here’s a question for you, Jeff Sessions: is the truth a bitter pill to swallow? Because that’s what we’re about to give you. Contrary to Sessions’ claim that cannabis use increases violent crime, more evidence…

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As marijuana legalization reduces alcohol use, what is the public health impact?

Published: Dec 1, 2017, 1:34 pm • Updated: Dec 1, 2017, 2:49 pm By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Alcoholic beverage sales fell by 15 percent following the introduction of medical marijuana laws in a number of states, according to a new working paper by researchers at the University of…

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New Mexico study finds legalizing MMJ reduces opioid use

Published: Nov 27, 2017, 11:38 am • Updated: Nov 27, 2017, 11:38 am By The Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — University of New Mexico researchers say the legal availability of medical marijuana has the potential to reduce opioid use among chronic pain patients. The work of associate psychology professor Jacob…

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Third major Texas county reduces penalties for marijuana possession

Published: Sep 27, 2017, 1:14 pm • Updated: Sep 27, 2017, 1:14 pm By The Associated Press SAN ANTONIO — Authorities in Bexar County are seeking to divert misdemeanor offenders, including those found with marijuana, away from jail and instead receive a citation similar to a traffic ticket. District Attorney…

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Medical Cannabis Reduces Opioid Use By 11% Already

Cannabis Tampons Are Coming, Are You Ready? The cannabis industry has been owned mostly by Caucasian men since it launched with the legalization of medical and recreational marijuana. However, that does not mean that there aren’t women out there changing the game. Whoopi Goldberg, decorated celebri High & Marijuana Blog | Cannabis…

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