Saturday, June 6, 2020

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One Way Marijuana Helps Veterans And Others With PTSD

Researchers have been questioning whether or not weed can relieve the overactive fear system of PTSD sufferers and studies seem to point to yes.

New Study Reinforces Marijuana’s Power To Treat PTSD

Veterans have long relayed marijuana's assistance in treating PTSD, and a recent study shows how the plant might improve symptoms.

There’s ‘Insufficient Evidence’ That Marijuana Alleviates Mental Disorders

In what is being called the most comprehensive review around marijuana and mental health, researchers say the evidence isn’t there.

Former VA Official Admits Medical Marijuana Could Save Veterans

Medical marijuana could reduce symptoms of PTSD, depression, and anxiety in veterans, if only the government would begin researching the matter.

Why Is the DEA Dragging Its Feet To Approve Marijuana Suppliers For Research?

The DEA announced plans to grant licenses to additional growers for marijuana research. In three years, no license has been approved. Dr. Sue Sisley, in response, is suing.

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.

Federal Government Still Disrespecting Veterans With Outdated Marijuana Policies

It's important not to forget that while Memorial Day weekend may be the unofficial start to summer, it is also intended to pay homage to those men and women who have endured the horrors of the battlefield.

NHL Alumni Association And Canopy Growth Partner On Marijuana Pain Relief Study

The double-blind study will research the effect medicinal cannabis can have on players who suffered past concussions, including long-term fallout, like PTSD, early dementia, and depression.

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