While most Israeli research institutions are testing cannabis, there is only one FDA-approved clinical trial for cannabis underway in the U.S. When you think “Israel, the Start-up Nation,” you don’t necessarily associate it with cannabis—but it’s time to think again. CannaTech’s conference March 7-9 brought hundreds of visitors from all around the world to Israel, […]

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FROM: http://www.medicalmarijuanablog.com/ For years now, cancer has been among the leading causes of death in children. According to the American Cancer Society, it remains the leading cause of death among children in America with 25%. The first reaction to any cancer case is to administer the patient on chemotherapy or radiation. This could take months, depending […]

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Gov. Abbott signs narrowly focused medical cannabis bill for epilepsy treatment Never say never to medical marijuana, Gov. Abbott Marijuana expo comes to Fort Worth as proponents prepare for a ‘Green Rush’ Ricky Williams touts pot as alternative to pills for athletes From KXAS-TV (NBC5): One of the first cannabis oil dispensaries in the state […]

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JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — The daily, long-term use of cannabis is associated with improved analgesia and reduced opioid use in patients with treatment-resistant chronic pain conditions, according to clinical trial data reported online ahead of print in The Clinical Journal of Pain. Investigators with Hebrew University in Israel evaluated the use of cannabis on pain in a cohort […]

Photo Credit: Blablo101/Shutterstock.com Contentions that scientists have failed to conduct sufficient research on the health and societal effects of cannabis are unfounded. A keyword search on the National Library of Medicine database reveals over 23,000 peer-reviewed papers specific to the marijuana plant, and new scientific discoveries are published almost daily debunking the federal government’s claims that […]

New poll: Texans favor more medicinal use of marijuana texasmarijuanapolicy.org News New poll: Texans favor more medicinal use of marijuana March 5, 2016 Jordan Linley Doug Miller, KHOU 11 News11:15 p.m. CST February 28, 2016 Ever since Colorado legalized recreational use of marijuana two years ago, an inevitable question has arisen: Could it happen here? […]