medical marijuana

This Fibromyalgia Patient Is The First Person Prescribed Cannabis In The UK

It seems that medical cannabis, though now technically legal in the U.K., is a hush hush matter.

How Marijuana Can Be A Practical Ally Against Chronic Stress

Can low doses of THC work like an antidepressant by increasing serotonin, the neurotransmitter that affects mood? Depression might be helped after all.

Why Many Weekend Warriors Workout With Marijuana

As marijuana legalization spreads across the nation, more weekend warriors are consuming cannabis products before or after lifting weights, playing team sports, hiking and running.

How Cannabis Can Relieve Symptoms Of Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is a priority for the Centers for Disease Control because annual cases can exceed 27,000, up almost three-fold since the mid 1990s.

Infographic: The Science Of How CBD Works In The Body

CBD is causing quite a buzz among scientists, health professionals, and medical marijuana patients. But how does CBD work in the body?

Smoke Marijuana And Lose Weight? Here Is The Science

Marijuana users are much less likely than non-users to develop metabolic syndrome, which makes it difficult to lose weight.

Where Does Indiana Stand On Legalizing Medical Marijuana?

Now that ten states and D.C. have legalized marijuana for recreational use, regular citizens are becoming more interested in the pot laws in their neck of the woods.

The Truth About Marijuana And Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Google “cannabis and chronic fatigue syndrome and you’ll get lots of speculation and questionable info, but pretty much no scientific research whatsoever.

How To Have The Marijuana Conversation This Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, cannabis enthusiasts have a lot to be thankful for: four more states have voted for adult recreational use and another four now have medical marijuana programs.

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?"