Research Shows Chronic Pain Patients See Sustained Improvement With Cannabis Use

Chronic pain patients who used cannabis saw sustained improvement in their condition over time, according to the results of a recently released study. An abstract of the research, “No pain, all gain? Interim analyses from a longitudinal, observational study examining the impact of medical cannabis treatment on chronic pain and…

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Cannabis Use By Methadone Maintenance Patients Associated With Fewer Opioid Overdoses

The use of cannabis by patients enrolled in a methadone maintenance treatment program is associated with fewer nonfatal opioid overdoses, according to the results of a recently published study. An abstract of the research, “Cannabis Use and Nonfatal Opioid Overdose among Patients Enrolled in Methadone Maintenance Treatment,” was published online…

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Survey Finds Over 60% of Patients In Texas Prefer Medical Cannabis To Prescription Drugs

A new survey out of Texas reveals that, according to the data they gathered, 61 percent of the state’s medical cannabis users turn to medical cannabis as a replacement for prescription drugs.  The survey, which comes from InformedTexas.org and was carried out by Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy…

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Prohibitionists want THC-limit laws. Here’s why patients and consumers are fighting back

Prohibitionists want THC-limit laws. Here’s why patients and consumers are fighting back | Leafly Leafly Leafly ® Loading… Where are you from? noyes Remember me for 30 days. I confirm that this is not a shared device. Darn! You’re not old enough to use Leafly. Redirecting you to By accessing…

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Atlanta Suspends Pre-Employment Drug Testing, Good News for Medical Marijuana Patients?

Medical cannabis has been a lifesaver in the health sector. It’s effectiveness and minimal to zero side effects has made it a popular choice for the majority of patients. Sadly, the laughable stereotypic view and the illegal status of cannabis has meant that there have been many discriminatory practices against…

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