Marijuana Addiction

Is Canada about to decriminalize all drugs? - The GrowthOp

Thu, 2019-07-11 08:36
Is Canada about to decriminalize all drugs?  The GrowthOp

A report released last month from a House of Commons committee in Canada called for the country to decriminalize all drugs. By Brendan Bures, The *Fresh* ...

The Clinic That Helps Seniors Find the Right Marijuana Treatment - The Wall Street Journal

Thu, 2019-07-11 06:59
The Clinic That Helps Seniors Find the Right Marijuana Treatment  The Wall Street Journal

More older people are trying cannabis to alleviate pain and other ailments, but they're often left taking medical advice from dispensary sales clerks. NiaMedic ...

A fresh approach to cannabis - BNNBloomberg.ca

Thu, 2019-07-11 06:00
A fresh approach to cannabis  BNNBloomberg.ca

Although cannabis legalization is new to many countries and elusive to many more, the cannabis market is growing at an astounding rate. In the U.S. alone, ...

Canadian cannabis activist opens online dispensary for medical mushrooms - The GrowthOp

Thu, 2019-07-11 05:18
Canadian cannabis activist opens online dispensary for medical mushrooms  The GrowthOp

Canadian cannabis activist Dana Larsen has just launched a new dispensary—this time, one that provides access to microdoses of magic mushrooms for ...

Canadian cannabis activist opens online dispensary for medical mushrooms - The GrowthOp

Thu, 2019-07-11 05:18
Canadian cannabis activist opens online dispensary for medical mushrooms  The GrowthOp

Canadian cannabis activist Dana Larsen has just launched a new dispensary—this time, one that provides access to microdoses of magic mushrooms for ...

GPs unimpressed with medical cannabis proposal requiring 'specialist' sign off - New Zealand Doctor Online

Wed, 2019-07-10 21:49
GPs unimpressed with medical cannabis proposal requiring 'specialist' sign off  New Zealand Doctor Online

Proposals governing how clinicians prescribe medicinal cannabis worry the NZMA, the RNZCGP and a prominent addiction specialist GP.

Study appears to dispel fears of spike in teen weed use in states where it's legal - ABC News

Wed, 2019-07-10 15:24
Study appears to dispel fears of spike in teen weed use in states where it's legal  ABC News

Fears of a jump in U.S. high school students using marijuana in states where recreational cannabis has been legalized appears to be contradicted by a new ...

Study appears to dispel fears of spike in teen weed use in states where it's legal - ABC News

Wed, 2019-07-10 15:24
Study appears to dispel fears of spike in teen weed use in states where it's legal  ABC News

Fears of a jump in U.S. high school students using marijuana in states where recreational cannabis has been legalized appears to be contradicted by a new ...

As Congress Hears Cannabis Testimony, Advocates Form Powerful Coalition For Racial Justice - Forbes

Wed, 2019-07-10 15:05
As Congress Hears Cannabis Testimony, Advocates Form Powerful Coalition For Racial Justice  Forbes

To coincide with a historic hearing, drug policy advocates announced they are joining forces in pursuit of a common goal: fair, equitable, reparative cannabis ...

Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis? - Pacific Standard

Wed, 2019-07-10 05:00
Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis?  Pacific Standard

Studies suggest that medical cannabis might be an effective PTSD treatment. The VA has come out against bills that would allow for further research.

Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis? - Pacific Standard

Wed, 2019-07-10 05:00
Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis?  Pacific Standard

Studies suggest that medical cannabis might be an effective PTSD treatment. The VA has come out against bills that would allow for further research.

Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis? - Pacific Standard

Wed, 2019-07-10 05:00
Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis?  Pacific Standard

Studies suggest that medical cannabis might be an effective PTSD treatment. The VA has come out against bills that would allow for further research.

Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis? - Pacific Standard

Wed, 2019-07-10 05:00
Is Medical Marijuana the Solution to the Veteran Opioid Crisis?  Pacific Standard

Studies suggest that medical cannabis might be an effective PTSD treatment. The VA has come out against bills that would allow for further research.

56% increase in amount of cannabis seized by Revenue this year - Irish Examiner

Wed, 2019-07-10 00:13
56% increase in amount of cannabis seized by Revenue this year  Irish Examiner

There has been a 56% increase in the amount of cannabis seized by Revenue this year. According to details released by Revenue under the Freedom of ...

Cannabis: Misinformation about CBD can be life-threatening - The Conversation - Canada

Tue, 2019-07-09 16:10
Cannabis: Misinformation about CBD can be life-threatening  The Conversation - Canada

Hyperbole can be rampant in health news, particularly with respect to cannabis. One recent headline declared: “CBD is effective in treating heroin addiction.

OPIOID EPIDEMIC: Doctors talk about alternative treatments for chronic pain - WSBT-TV

Tue, 2019-07-09 15:29
OPIOID EPIDEMIC: Doctors talk about alternative treatments for chronic pain  WSBT-TV

When we hear about chronic pain, a lot of us think about opioids. But doctors are trying to change that narrative by reducing opioid prescriptions. They say ...

Cannabis Supporters Care About Medical Use, Opponents Worry About Road Safety - Shepherd Express

Tue, 2019-07-09 14:32
Cannabis Supporters Care About Medical Use, Opponents Worry About Road Safety  Shepherd Express

Gallup poll reveals the main reasons Americans support or oppose legalizing the drug.

Legalizing Marijuana Not a Trigger for Teen Toking - WebMD

Tue, 2019-07-09 12:42
Legalizing Marijuana Not a Trigger for Teen Toking  WebMD

Medical marijuana laws don't appear to influence teens' use of pot one way or the other, according to survey data from more than 1.4 million U.S. high school ...