Stronger THC, Not Higher Amounts, Work Better for Cancer Patients New Study Shows

Stronger THC, Not Higher Amounts, Work For Cancer Patients New Study Shows Non-Cancer Patients Prefer CBD A new study published in the Journal of Palliative Medicine revealed that people with and without the Big C tend to ask for more THC in cannabis over time. The study, which took place…

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Recent California conviction of stoned driver shows potentially deadly consequences of driving high

By Jason Kotowski While alcohol-related DUIs remain far more common, this past week a case involving a motorist prosecutors say was solely under the influence of marijuana provided a stark example of the danger of driving while stoned. Prosecutors say John Sebastian Hernandez, 23, smoked pot before getting behind the…

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Nearly 280 marijuana stores in Colorado suggested cannabis for pregnancy-related nausea, a new study shows. Health officials urge the opposite.

Should women suffering from morning sickness during pregnancy use marijuana to control their nausea? Colorado health experts, regulatory officials and even industry advocates have consistently answered no, and they’ve backed that message up with studies, public service announcements and warning labels on cannabis packaging. But a new study by doctors…

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Study Shows Cannabis Use Decreases Opioid Dependency Among Cancer Patients

Study Shows Cannabis Use Decreases Opioid Dependency Among Cancer Patients Interview With Sid Taubenfeld, CEO of Tikun Olam Cancer is a serious public health problem. It’s the leading cause of death worldwide, with an estimated 12.7 million new cases each year in the United States alone. Up to 90% of…

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New Poll Shows More Americans Are In Favor Of Cannabis Than Ever

New Poll Shows More Americans Are In Favor Of Cannabis Than Ever The latest Gallup poll shows that more Americans are in favor of legalizing cannabis than ever. For the first time in history, a majority of Republicans were also supportive of legalization. The Gallup poll results, which were released…

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Dr. Oz Is Proven Right as Study Shows Cannabis Gets People Off Opioids

Dr. Oz Cannabis Opiates Five-Year Study Says: Cannabis Is An Opioid Exit Drug, Not A Gateway Drug There are many myths and lies about cannabis that prohibitionists love to spread.  Some of these include: cannabis is addictive, it makes you lazy and unmotivated, and everyone’s favorite –  using cannabis leads…

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