VA says it won’t study medical marijuana’s effect on veterans

Published: Jan 16, 2018, 10:05 am • Updated: Jan 16, 2018, 3:22 pm By Katie Zezima, The Washington Post The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will not conduct research into whether medical marijuana could help veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic pain, as veterans groups are pushing…

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Recreational marijuana dispensaries boost nearby home prices, says study

Published: Jan 16, 2018, 10:45 am • Updated: Jan 16, 2018, 10:45 am By Marisa Kendall, The Cannifornian As recreational marijuana sales ramp up throughout California’s Bay Area, could the newly legal drug end up creating an unexpected type of high — in the real estate market? Researchers looking at…

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Study: Legalizing marijuana nationally could generate more than $132 billion in tax revenue and 1 million jobs

Published: Jan 11, 2018, 8:48 am • Updated: Jan 11, 2018, 8:48 am By Katie Zezima, The Washington Post Legalizing marijuana nationwide would create at least $ 132 billion in tax revenue and more than a million new jobs across the United States in the next decade, according to a…

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New UK Study Says CBD Is Promising For Psychosis

New UK Study Says CBD Is Promising For Psychosis A new study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry revealed that CBD may be a new alternative treatment for patients with psychosis, particularly those suffering from schizophrenia characterized by delusions and hallucinations. Psychosis is a mental health condition characterized by…

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

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…

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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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Federal Government Allocates $3.2 Million to Study Cannabis for HIV

Federal Government Won’t Reschedule Cannabis, But Spends $ 3.2 Million For Research On Cannabis for HIV It’s taking what seems like forever for the US federal government to reschedule cannabis from its current status as a Schedule 1 drug, but they’ve just allocated millions to study its effects in treating…

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Boning While Stoning: Cannabis Smokers may have more Sex Study Finds

Boning While Stoning – Cannabis Smokers may have more Sex Study Finds We’ve been told that “Marijuana lowers your sex drive” throughout the decades. The problem with the statement is that there really isn’t any science to back it up. Now, plastered all over the newsfeeds you’ll read titles like…

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