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The US Government Now Supplies Cannabis Extracts to Epileptic Kids

We Talked to CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta about his new documentary, <em>Weed 2</em>, and his ongoing journey to investigate the plant's medical potential.<p>Very quietly, the federal government has begun approving—and even subsidizing—a series of studies of cannabidiol (CBD) for children with …

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Marijuana and Alzheimer's Disease

Compounds in marijuana may be able to help symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. Memory gradually declines with age for everyone. But for those with …

Utah Girl Denied Marijuana Dies

They named a bill "Charlee's Law" after her. Charlee Nelson, who <b>died Sunday</b>, was one of countless children around the country awaiting passage of …

Brad Pitt is part of the marijuana majority. Are you?

Brad Pitt Actor & Film Producer<p>Jon Stewart TV Host, Comedian & Actor<p>Pat Robertson Founder of Christian Broadcasting Network &…<p>Arianna Huffington …

New Guideline Says Marijuana Pills Can Ease Some Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

Medical marijuana in the form of a pill or oral spray could help ease symptoms of multiple sclerosis, according to a new guideline from the American Academy of Neurology.<p>However, the guideline, published in the journal Neurology, noted that there is not enough evidence to say smoking medical …

Employers Can Fire You For Using Marijuana, But Brandon Coats' Case Could Change Everything

<i>Brandon Coats, who is suing his former employer, Dish Network, for firing him in 2010 for using medical marijuana outside the office to treat his debilitating pain.</i><p>Brandon Coats, a quadriplegic medical marijuana patient from Colorado, was fired by Dish Network in 2010 for taking his medicine while …

New Study: Legalizing Medical Cannabis May Reduce Homicides

A new study published this week by the journal <i>PLOS ONE</i> has found that legalizing medical cannabis doesn’t lead to an increase in crime, and may …

Legalizing Medical Marijuana May Actually Reduce Crime, Study Says

• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• Pinterest<br>• LinkedIn<br>• StumbleUpon<br>• E-mail<br>• Reddit<br>• Love This<p>Legalizing medical marijuana causes no increase in crime, according to a new study. …

Surveys yet to link medical marijuana and teen drug abuse

As the campaign to legalize medical marijuana in Florida heats up, so too does an enduring worry about whether an herb intended for sick adults will …

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The 11 Stupidest Arguments Against Legalizing Marijuana

<i>A version of this story was first published in February.</i><p>Nearly 80 years ago, the feature film "Reefer Madness" hit theaters, projecting demonstrably false anti-marijuana propaganda all over the big screen. In today's era of legal medical and recreational cannabis, the tone of this movie is often …

New Study Shows Marijuana's Potential to Treat Autoimmune Disorders

A new study from researchers at the University of South Carolina provides evidence that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), a principal ingredient in …

Study: Cannabinoids Offer Treatment For Severe Lung Disease

Marijuana Miracle: 5 Exciting New Discoveries About Pot

<i>The following article first appeared in the Nation Magazine. For more great content from the Nation subscribe here.</i><p>For many years, the federal …

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Medical Marijuana Helps Central Nervous System Diseases! by UPG

A report soon to be published in the January 2012 issue of Pharmacology & Therapeutics shares promising results from clinical trials that show how …

New Study Finds THC Can Treat Parkinson's Disease

A study being published in next month’s issue of the <i>Journal</i> of <i>Neurology</i>, <i>Neurosurgery</i> & <i>Psychiatry</i>, and published online early by the <i>National Institute</i> …

University of Haifa Research: Cannabinoids Calm Stress-Related Depression

Share<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>Pin<p><i>As the bills continue to stack up, your boss makes unrealistic demands on your time… And Christmas season is just around the corner</i> …

Study Finds Cannabis Effect on Lungs Not Harmful! Learn More Here!

There has been long-standing controversy over whether the effects of smoking cannabis leads to impaired lung functioning – until now. Last week, the …

Families of children with epilepsy moving to Colorado, drawn by success of marijuana oil

When Mohammad Halabi was a boy, his parents fled war in Lebanon to give their child a chance at life. This month, as Halabi drove to Denver …

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Media Outlet Claims Marijuana ‘Kills 30,000 A Year’

It was an article published by the Daily Mail, which estimated that cannabis kills 30,000 people a year in the UK. Admittedly, I’m not from the UK, …

Marijuana Legalization | Cannabis Legalization at Record High in the Polls!

A record 50% of Americans now think that cannabis, medical or otherwise, should be legalized, according to a national Gallup poll of 1,005 adults. …

5 Amazing Things You Didn't Know About Marijuana

It's no coincidence that marijuana legalization support has surged with the growth of social media. The voices of the Reefer Madness era are silenced …