Addiction

How Safe Is It To Smoke Marijuana Every Day?

We hear a variation of this question a lot. "Am I an addict if I smoke marijuana every day?"

What Happens When You Suddenly Stop Using Marijuana?

Clinicians have documented some 40 symptoms associated with marijuana withdrawal—from aggression to diarrhea to runny nose to excessive yawning.

Seniors Suffering From Opioid Addiction: ‘Thank You Cannabis!’

Researchers at Northwell Health conducted a questionnaire of older men and women to assess the efficacy of cannabis for pain management.

Proof That Marijuana Is More Than 100 Times Safer Than Alcohol

If alcohol were under the same scrutiny for its health impact that marijuana continues to be, bars would not be allowed to exist.

Study: Cannabis May Help Treat Alcohol And Cocaine Addiction

Scientists reported that CBD reduced relapse that would have normally been provoked by stress or temptation of the available drugs.

Is It Possible To Be Physically Addicted To Marijuana?

Much of the discussion of marijuana addiction falls under the purview of psychology, but are there biochemical aspects become addicted to marijuana?

Can Medical Marijuana Help Alcoholics Stop Drinking For Good?

Could cannabis be a helping hand to alcoholics? Alcohol is the most commonly used addictive drug in the United States and it looks like marijuana can help.

Can Marijuana Help Cocaine Addicts Break Free Of Addiction?

Canadian researchers recently investigated the influence of marijuana to help cocaine addicts reduce their use and save their lives.

How Cannabis Helped A 72-Year-Old Fibromyalgia Patient Get Off Opiates

I am a 72-year-old woman. A doctor put me on fentanyl patches about 10 years ago, after trying various painkillers for my intense fibromyalgia pain.

Medical Marijuana Helped This Man Get Off 19 Prescription Drugs

This AlpinStash founder found himself dealing with many issues including a brain tumor. By 2009 Danny was taking 19 different prescription drugs.