November 2, 2018

Illinois’ farmers of tomorrow will soon get the opportunity to learn more about the cultivation of industrial hemp and marijuana. Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is establishing courses that will teach students how to become a viable part of the cannabis trade. SUI’s colleges of science and agricultural science will oversee the program, and it […]

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Voters will go to the polls Tuesday to determine whether several states will legalize marijuana for medical or recreational uses, even as the federal government maintains it is an illegal drug to possess, grow, buy or sell. That federal status makes it hard to study marijuana’s effects directly, through clinical trials and other kinds of […]

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The most read story this week in gastroenterology was a report that showed a vibrating capsule effectively treated chronic idiopathic constipation. Other popular stories included three reports from United European Gastroenterology Week: how cannabis oil improved Crohn’s symptoms, a link between microplastics in the gut and plastics pollution, and subcutaneous vedolizumab as a potential treatment […]

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Published Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, 7:48 am Front Page » Business » How cannabis oil can help in treating anxiety Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Purchase a subscription to AFP | Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes News, press releases, letters to the editor: augustafreepress2@gmail.com Advertising inquiries: freepress@ntelos.net There are over 80 cannabinoid compounds […]

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – As Ohio employers decide whether their policies should accommodate workers who need medical marijuana, a new study shows adolescents and young adults who abstain from cannabis for a month have improved memory. The Massachusetts General Hospital study, published in the latest issue of the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, will likely be referenced […]

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According to a recently study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, if you stop smoking marijuana, your memory will improve. Real shocker here from the science community here, folks! 88 teenagers and young people from Boston were recruited for the study, and offered 62 of them money to stop smoking marijuana for 30 days. […]

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