This article originally appeared on The Conversation. An estimated 400,000 Americans are currently living with multiple sclerosis, an autoimmune disease where the body’s immune cells attack a fatty substance called myelin in the nerves. Common symptoms are gait and balance disorders, cognitive dysfunction, fatigue, pain and muscle spasticity. Colorado has the highest proportion of people living with […]

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Here we go again. Another week, another massive report by top doctors and scientists finding very limited medicinal value to marijuana. In an age when liberal politicians such as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson claim to be implementing “evidence-based” public policy, I find it odd that they have such a blind […]

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Gilles Richard doesn’t harbour any illusions about his disease. It has latched itself to his lungs, his bones and he fears it will eventually seep its way into his brain. Over time, he says, the sickness will prevail. “I like to say I just want five good years,” says Richard, a retired physicist. “But it could be […]

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Here we go again. Another week, another massive study by top doctors and scientists finding very limited medicinal value to marijuana. In an age when liberal politicians such as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson claim to be implementing “evidence-based†… read more at: http://www.montrealgazette.com/opinion/columnists/gordon+clark+another+huge+study+finds+almost+medicinal/12741551/story.html

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana American Legion passed a resolution on Sunday that would support medical marijuana research to treat common injuries to service members including PTSD and traumatic brain injuries. The veteran service organization said they are working to push Indiana legislators to approve the private growth and research of marijuana for medical purposes and […]

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Eyewitness News Eyewitness News Tri-State Weather Authority Weather Alerts Tri-State On the Go App Tri-State On the Go App Your Weather Authority App Your Weather Authority App … read more at: http://www.tristatehomepage.com/news/local-news/indiana-american-legion-pushes-for-medical-marijuana-research/642710285

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By Bailey Rahn, Leafly.com As the artist held his orb up to the sky, you might sooner guess that we were touring Saruman’s tower in Middle Earth than an extraction facility in Seattle. But this globe is no crystal ball or palantir; it’s 3,000 grams of pure cannabis extract measuring up to a staggering 99% […]

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Smoking may be the most popular method to use marijuana, but it’s not the only one. Cannabis-derived oils are increasingly popular, and their uses and properties differ depending on what part of the plant they come from and how they are created. Here is a quick run-through of the differences in these oils and their uses.  Cannabis Oil […]

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A middle-age man in Canada with oral cancer found that medical cannabis oil may have helped to slightly reduce the size of a wound that his cancer caused on his cheek, according to a new report of his case. The cannabis oil treatment also reduced the man’s pain after the cancer created a hole in […]

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SAN DIEGO, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, announced today that its major investment company AXIM® Biotechnologies, Inc. (AXIM® Biotech) (AXIM) has entered clinical trials at Wageningen University in the Netherlands for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) with AXIM’s CanChew Plus® cannabidiol […]

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This article was originally published on The Conversation. An estimated 400,000 Americans are currently living with multiple sclerosis, an autoimmune disease where the body’s immune cells attack a fatty substance called myelin in the nerves. Common symptoms are gait and balance disorders, cognitive dysfunction, fatigue, pain and muscle spasticity. Colorado has the highest proportion of […]

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