Is Marijuana a Miracle Treatment For Children With Autism

I? Marijuana a Miracle Tr??tm?nt f?r Children w?th Aut??m? R????r?h?r? have discovered ?n?th?r u?? f?r m??r?bubbl??, ?? tiny little carriers for targeted d???? of m?d???n?. F?r instance, drug? can be d?l?v?r?d d?r??tl? t? a tumor using microbubbles; once ?t th? target location, the m??r?bubbl?? can b? induced t? ???, r?l????ng…

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VA roadblock hinders study on cannabis as PTSD treatment for veterans, researcher says

Published: Aug 29, 2017, 7:44 am • Updated: Aug 29, 2017, 7:56 am By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff The first controlled clinical trial of medical marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in U.S. military veterans is in jeopardy if the Phoenix Veterans Administration Health Care System doesn’t participate…

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How Big Pharma is hindering treatment of the opioid addiction epidemic

Published: Aug 9, 2017, 1:08 pm • Updated: Aug 9, 2017, 1:08 pm By Robin Feldman, The Conversation “A crippling problem.” “A total epidemic.” “A problem like nobody understands.” These are the words President Trump used to describe the opioid epidemic ravaging the country during a White House listening session…

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Majority of Minnesota medical marijuana patients say treatment has provided “a great deal of benefit”

Published: May 17, 2017, 10:17 am • Updated: May 17, 2017, 10:17 am By The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — Most patients who used medical marijuana during the first year of Minnesota’s tightly regulated program reported benefits, the state Health Department said Tuesday. The study was based on patient…

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Will Florida MMJ patients need to wait 90 days to start treatment? Lawmakers still deciding this and other regs

Published: Apr 26, 2017, 8:42 am • Updated: Apr 26, 2017, 8:48 am By Joe Reedy, The Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida lawmakers hope to agree by week’s end on medical marijuana, but the House and Senate bills still have many differences to resolve. The Legislature is trying to…

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Massachusetts sheriffs: Increase proposed marijuana tax, use money for addiction treatment

Published: Apr 25, 2017, 1:49 pm • Updated: Apr 25, 2017, 1:49 pm By Bob Salsberg, The Associated Press BOSTON — Sheriffs urged state lawmakers Monday to boost the tax consumers will pay on recreational marijuana and earmark the additional revenue for substance abuse prevention and treatment. The proposal was…

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CBD Treatment for Ischemic Stroke: New Research

Please share! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest There are over 200,000 cases of ischemic stroke – damage to the brain from interruption of its blood supply – each year in the United States. According to new research published in the journal Pharmaceuticals, cannabidiol (CBD), a compound found in cannabis, may provide a potential…

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