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Marijuana Helps Heal Broken Bones: Study

There's a new and very promising use for marijuana, or at least a compound found in it.<p>Researchers discovered that cannabidiol (CBD) worked wonders for rats with broken limbs.<p>Read more on Newser.com


New at the pot shop: Milder marijuana for novices

DENVER (AP) — Recreational marijuana sellers are reaching out to novice cannabis users with a raft of edible products that impart a milder buzz and make it easy for inexperienced customers to find a dose they won't regret taking.<p>In many ways, the marketing shift is the pot-industry equivalent of …


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Red tape leads sick people to acquire marijuana illegally, says Slomiansky

MK Zandberg: Gov’t must adapt to changing public opinion<p>Marijuana plants are seen in a MedReleaf facility.. (photo credit: ALEXANDER …


Kush Cannabis Oil Cure: A 9-Year-Old Boy With Severe Autism Says His First Words After Medical Marijuana Treatment

The response of a 9-year-old boy named Kalel Santiago who suffered with severe autism and spoke his first words after being treated with cannabis oil …


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Medical marijuana program has registered more doctors than patients

Two weeks before the launch of Minnesota's medical marijuana program, there are more doctors signed up for the program than patients.<p>As of Friday, …

Health Care

Medical Marijuana Laws Don't Increase Teen Use

Teen use of marijuana doesn't seem to change when states pass laws legalizing the drug for medical purposes, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers …


Georgia to issue first medical marijuana cards Tuesday

Loading...<p><b>ATLANTA</b> - Gov. Nathan Deal told Channel 2’s Lori Geary, “Tomorrow is going to be a good day,” in an exclusive interview about the launch of …


Here’s What It’s Like Inside San Francisco's Most Beautiful Medical Marijuana Stores

Many people would imagine weed stores to be dark, grungy and unappealingly scuzzy. Here, three San Francisco dispensaries that skew way more Banana Republic than back alley.


Hemp Oil Versus CBD Oil: What’s The Difference?

In this Oct. 5, 2013 photo, a volunteer walks through a hemp field at a farm in Springfield, Colo. (AP Photo/P. Solomon Banda)<p>Confusion amongst the …


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What is HEMP CBD Oil? CBD rich Hemp Oil is an Oil extracted from industrial Hemp plants (stalks and seeds) with a High Grade of Cannabidiol (CBD) …


Texas Legalizes Medical Marijuana Oils For Epilepsy

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) signed a bill Monday legalizing the limited use of marijuana extracts for severe forms of epilepsy.<p>The law allows the use of cannabis oils that are high in CBD, or cannabidiol, a non-euphoric compound found in the marijuana plant, and low in THC -- the main psychoactive …


12 Key People Who Will Influence The Future Of Pot

With 23 states that have legalized medical marijuana, 19 that have decriminalized possession of small amounts of pot and four that have legalized recreational use outright, pot policy is one of the most fiercely contested issues in America today. Recent polling suggests that support for legal weed …


Cannabis-Based Batteries Could Change The Way We Store Energy

<i>This piece first appeared in The Hemp Connoisseur Magazine. Follow them on Facebook here.</i><p>Dr. David Mitlin, the head researcher of a group working on …

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Marijuana News · High Times

Stay in the know with breaking marijuana news and insights on cannabis legalization, state laws, and political movements.

One of the most aggressive brain cancers shrunk by cannabis

Consumer goods that use cannabinoids, which is the active component of the plant, have been approved for medical use. Let’s take Sativex, for an …

Citizen Journalism

Cannabidiol halts seizures in new study

The new research indicates that cannabidiol, one of dozens of active cannabinoids found in the marijuana plant, can reduce the frequency of seizures …

Medical Marijuana

The girl who inspired Carly's Law will soon get marijuana-derived CBD for treating seizures

One of the latest patients to begin the University of Alabama at Birmingham's study known as Carly's Law that uses a marijuana-derived medication to …


Marijuana News · High Times

Stay in the know with breaking marijuana news and insights on cannabis legalization, state laws, and political movements.

Cannabis Oil Can Help Epileptic Children Live Normal Lives

A new video from NowThis makes the case for allowing parents to use cannabis oil to treat seizures in their children.<p>"My goal is to hear his voice . …

A Marijuana Deficiency Might Be Causing Your Migraines And IBS

<i>This piece first appeared on AlterNet:</i><p>For several years I have postulated that marijuana is <i>not</i>, in the strict sense of the word, an intoxicant.<p>As I …