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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.

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.

How Medical Marijuana Can Calm OCD

A growing body of research suggests that cannabinoids may have a role in OCD. What’s less clear is whether that role is helpful or hurtful.

Hemp Extract Inhibits Growth Of Ovarian Cancer, Research Finds

Sara Biela and Chase Turner studied the possible therapeutic potential of hemp to attack ovarian cancer.

Sanjay Gupta Just Wrote To Jeff Sessions Regarding Cannabis And Opiates

Dr. Sanjay Gupta penned an open letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions detailing how medical marijuana could save the lives of up to 10,000 people every year.

Anxiety And Stress Scientifically Proven To Be Reduced By Cannabis

What if a scientific report was released that showed that marijuana helped to significantly reduce depression, anxiety and stress?

Congress Presses VA To Begin Researching Medical Marijuana

A bipartisan bill introduced this week would effectively erase the Department of Veterans Affairs’ excuse for not researching the benefits of cannabis for veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and other related ailments.