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Legal Weed: An Accidental Solution To The Opioid Epidemic

The opioid epidemic is the US and Canada’s gravest public health crisis since the emergence of HIV in the 1980s, and marijuana might be the solution.

This College Will Study Whether Cannabis Reduces Opioid Use

A federal agency will fork over nearly $4 million to a team of researchers to study if cannabis reduces opioid use.

Dear Chris Christie: Here’s How Medical Marijuana Saved My Marriage

Mr. Christie,I understand people cannot be expected to know what they don’t know. However, in light of your recent discovery of the depth of...

An In-Depth Comparison Between Cannabis And Opioids

Cannabis has been used since 4000 BC and in the 1990s, opioid prescriptions took off. But what really is the difference between cannabis and opioids?

This 98-Year-Old Woman Tried Marijuana And Ditched Her Morphine

It give such relief, she’s been able to cut back on her morphine dose — a strong opiate that can cause dizziness, nausea and vomiting.

Study: Patients Would Quit Opioids If Marijuana Was More Available

According to the (CDC) the country saw a record-high in 2014, as opioids (including prescription painkillers and heroin) killed more than 28,000 people.

These Poppy Seeds Won’t Make You Look Like A Drug Addict

These Eastern European poppy seeds are recognized for having low levels of morphine, which means they will not trigger drug tests.

To The Presidential Commission On The Opioid Crisis: Here Are Some...

President Trump recently established a commission to address the opioid crisis and Donna Smith, MD has some suggestions for moving forward.

Eben Britton: The NFL Needs To Embrace Marijuana And The League’s...

Eben Britton is a man who understands pain. Within his six-year NFL career as an offensive lineman, he experienced major and minor injuries alike.

Study: Opioid Abuse Linked To Higher Suicide Rates For Veterans

Veterans that abuse prescribed opioids and alcohol are four times more likely to die from suicide if they’re men, and even more if they are woman.