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Tourette’s Syndrome: Marijuana To The Rescue

Tourette's Syndrome is a mysterious medical curiosity that has puzzled doctors for more than a century.

Everything You Need To Know About Marijuana And Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a common-ish disorder that shatters restful sleep with interruptions in breathing that can last anywhere from seconds to even minutes.

Here’s The Scoop On Medical Marijuana For Autism Treatment

There is strong anecdotal stories and some early research around using medical marijuana to help children with their autism is causing a stir.

Is Smoking Marijuana The Key To Happiness?

Cannabis consumers make more money, volunteer more and are generally more happy about life. Is smoking marijuana the key to happiness?

Medical Marijuana Protects Against Strokes, Study Finds

Strokes kill 140,ooo Americans each year and nearly 800,000 suffer from an attack. But a promising study suggests that cannabis help.

What’s That Smell? Why Your Marijuana Smells Skunky

Have you ever wondered what gives cannabis that unique odor? And why does some weed reek of skunk or dirty socks and other times it has the refreshing aroma of lemons or pine?

Cannabis Does Not Lead To An Increase In Suicidal Behavior

For decades, one of the major talking points among anti-cannabis pundits is that patients of psychiatric disorders who consume it have an increased risk of suicidal behavior. But a study released this week finds no evidence to support the claim.

Study: Marijuana Can Eradicate Inflammatory Bowel Disease

IBD can be a life-altering condition with additional serious symptoms like diarrhea, abdominal pain, bloody stool, weight loss and a lack of appetite. 

Marijuana’s CBD Can Help Sufferers Of Lennox–Gastaut Syndrome

A recently published article in the New England Journal of Medicine explored the potential for CBD combined with current medicine therapies to help patients with  Lennox–Gastaut syndrome, a severe form of epilepsy characterized in part by frequent drop seizures.

How Does Medical Marijuana Work? Here’s The Science

For all the devilish complexity of medical marijuana research (and it is quite, quite complex), the basic idea is easy to grasp. We have a breakdown.