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Chronic Pain Is Most Common Condition For Which U.S. Patients Get Medical Marijuana

Almost two-thirds of U.S. patients prescribed medical marijuana are using it as a treatment for chronic pain, according to a new study.
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House Kills Medical Marijuana for Vets

A bill that would have let U.S. military veterans use medical marijuana to treat their health conditions died in the House of Representatives in...
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Innovative Study Shows Medical Cannabis Effective In Treating A Wide Range Of Health Conditions

Two newly released scientific studies conducted by researchers at the University of New Mexico reveal that medical marijuana is giving patients relief from such...
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Missouri House Advances Expungement Bill For Medical Marijuana Patients

Medical marijuana patients in Missouri may soon be able to have their criminal records expunged for misdemeanor cannabis offenses.
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PTSD Excluded from Colorado’s MMJ List

Post-traumatic stress disorder, a severe mental illness triggered by traumatic experiences, will not make its way onto the list of conditions approved for medical...
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The DEA Did Not Reschedule CBD

Contrary to some accounts of the meaning of an announcement in the Federal Register, CBD remains a Schedule 1 drug. The FDA has rescheduled...
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Marijuana Increasingly Used to Treat Opiate Addiction

Marijuana has long shown promise as an effective painkiller, and that could prove to be a lifesaver - not only for patients who suffer...
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California man attempting to block new medical marijuana regulations

A California man is trying to block new medical marijuana regulations SAN JOSE, CA — California’s Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act, signed into law...

NYC Gets Its First Marijuana Dispensary

Union Square will be home to the first medical marijuana dispensary in the nation's largest city. The company behind the New York City store said...
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Can Marijuana Help Alleviate Kentucky’s Opioid Epidemic?

Kentucky ranks fifth among states suffering from opioid abuse. In 2016, 1,404 people died of drug overdose in the state, for a death rate...