Pot May Worsen This Condition Contradictory To Previous Findings

Over the past few years we’ve seen numerous positive studies emerge on the effects of marijuana. Some of these studies have shown that marijuana may have a positive effect on treating aggressive brain cancers, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, epilepsy, and even type 2 diabetes. But could millions of Americans... more →
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Cannabinoid-Based Therapy Patent For Cachexia

It is estimated that a population of approximately 1.3 million are experiencing cachexia associated with cancer, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, HIV/AIDS and other progressive illnesses. Cancer induced anorexia cachexia is responsible for about 20% of all cancer deaths. “We believe our therapy, subject to controlled... more →
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Things You Ought To Know If You Want To Buy A Medical Marijuana Stock

6. Marijuana’s medical safety is still largely unproven More than a handful of clinical studies involving marijuana have demonstrated a positive medical benefit. There have been documented instances where marijuana or cannabinoids from the cannabis plant have helped ease symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease,... more →
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Dementia May Not Be Cured By Medical Marijuana, Research Says

The team recruited 50 patients with dementia and without other severe illnesses, putting 26 on a placebo and 24 on 4.5 milligrams of THC (in pill form) daily. The study was double-blinded, so neither the researchers nor the patients knew which group was which. At the beginning, the patients’ caregivers scored their levels of... more →
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Medical Marijuana May See Better Days Because Of Pennsylvania Bill

The bill (SB3) has been referred to the State Government Committee. SB3 would create a State Board of Medical Cannabis Licensing program that would allow the growing and dispensing of medical marijuana by licensed individuals for use by qualifying patients. The board would be able to license up to 65 medical marijuana processors. Qualifying... more →
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New York Is 23rd State To Legalize Use Of Pot

For now, only patients with serious conditions–cancer, HIV/AIDS, Lou Gehrig’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, Huntington’s Disease, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, inflammatory bowel disease, neuropathies, and spinal cord damage–will be eligible, although more conditions could be added by the health commissioner... more →
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New York Will Likely Be The 23rd State To Approve Legalization Of Medical Reefer

Some of these cases are the most heart wrenching cases you’ve ever heard. You’re dealing with children with epilepsy, babies, so there are certainly significant medical benefits that can be garnered.But, he added,public health and public safety must be considered. As a result, smoking will not be allowed and only doctors will... more →
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