Recently there has been interest in prostate cancer and treatment with cannabis. I have treated men with prostate cancer for over 35 years.
Have we just witnessed the first recorded marijuana death in the United States or is something else going on here?
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.
Researchers found that the higher the frequency adolescents used cannabis, the lower they scored on memory tests, inhibition control, and reasoning.
Scientists found that marijuana users had lower risk of death, going into shock, and artery surgeries after experiencing a heart attack.
Colorado State University researchers found that treating epileptic dogs with CBD greatly reduced their seizures.
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.
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.
The NFL and NFL have agreed to form two new joint medical committees, with a particular focus on marijuana as a pain management tool.