Dallas police to treat less than 4 ounces of weed as misdemeanor

Published: Apr 13, 2017, 8:52 am • Updated: Apr 13, 2017, 8:52 am By The Associated Press DALLAS — Dallas police this fall will start issuing misdemeanor citations and releasing some people found with less than 4 ounces (about 113 grams) of marijuana. The Dallas City Council on Wednesday approved…

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11-Year Old Billy Caldwell Receives Permission To Bring Cannabis Oil Back to The UK to Treat Epileptic Seizures

Charlotte Caldwell, mother of 11-year old Billy Caldwell, says they traveled to Los Angeles, California to treat Billy’s epilepsy with nurse Karen Roellich because of the long waiting lists in the UK. “It’s a life-threatening form of epilepsy that he has, we had no choice but to go there.” At…

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Can Medical Marijuana Help Treat Liver Disease?

Can medical marijuana help treat liver disease? As more scientific research is being done on the cannabis plant in general, so is more research on the endocannabinoid system.  There have been articles written about what the endocannabinoid system is, and even articles about how endocannabinoid deficiency can affect the human body. Research has…

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Cannabinoids May Treat Neuropathic Synptoms and Neuroinflammatory Responses [Study]

Agonists of the CB2 receptor – such as cannabis-derived cannabinoids – may provide a treatment option for neuropathic symptoms and neuroinflammatory responses, according to a new study published by the European Journal of Neuroscience. The study was e-published ahead of print by the U.S. National Institute of Health. “Cannabinoid receptor…

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Does comedian Josh Blue treat his cerebral palsy with medical weed? Yes — well, kind of

Published: Sep 23, 2016, 8:19 am • Updated: Sep 23, 2016, 6:32 pm By The Cannabist Staff When asked if medical marijuana helps ease symptoms of his cerebral palsy, Denver-based comedian Josh Blue delivers a punchline. “People ask me if (marijuana) makes me feel better,” he says. “It actually makes…

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Study: Cannabis May Treat Vascular Dementia

According to a new study published in the journal Current Neurovascular Research, and e-published by the National Institute of Health, has found that activation of the CB2 receptors – something done naturally by cannabis – may treat vascular dementia. According to the study’s researchers; “Vascular dementia is the highly devastating…

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