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Marijuana As Treatment For Prostate Cancer: Here’s What Doctors Know

Recently there has been interest in prostate cancer and treatment with cannabis. I have treated men with prostate cancer for over 35 years.

Should You Believe Reports Of America’s First Marijuana Overdose?

Have we just witnessed the first recorded marijuana death in the United States or is something else going on here?

Guess What? Your Doctor Probably Knows Nothing About Marijuana

Published in the highly regarded Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) this week, Morris’ op-ed documents how medical institutions have failed to teach clinicians how cannabis could help their patients.

Study Links Adolescent Cannabis Use To Memory Loss

Researchers found that the higher the frequency adolescents used cannabis, the lower they scored on memory tests, inhibition control, and reasoning.

Want To Survive A Heart Attack? Use Cannabis, Say Researchers

Scientists found that marijuana users had lower risk of death, going into shock, and artery surgeries after experiencing a heart attack.

New Research Finds CBD Could Save Dogs From This One Illness

Colorado State University researchers found that treating epileptic dogs with CBD greatly reduced their seizures.

CBD: The Next Weapon In The War Against Opioid Addiction?

A recent study suggested that CBD curbed cravings in people with opioid dependence. It's one of the first double-blind controlled trials, the gold standard for drug research, to show benefit of using CBD outside epilepsy treatment.

Your Brain On Weed: Concussions And Cannabis

Both THC and CBD are neuroprotective antioxidants, which is a fancy way of saying they help reduce the effects brain damage whether due to trauma or things like strokes or other disease.

Texas (Yes, Texas!) Will Have A Medical Marijuana Program — Sort...

In a stunning turn of events, the Texas Senate unanimously approved the expansion of the state’s medical marijuana program to include more qualifying conditions and make the process easier for patients.

NFL Agrees To Study Marijuana As Pain Management Tool

The NFL and NFL have agreed to form two new joint medical committees, with a particular focus on marijuana as a pain management tool.