Marijuana Addiction

UCSF study on marijuana legalization finds uptick in drug abuse, decrease in chronic pain reports - San Francisco Chronicle

Wed, 2019-05-15 16:52
UCSF study on marijuana legalization finds uptick in drug abuse, decrease in chronic pain reports  San Francisco Chronicle

In the two years after cannabis was legalized in Colorado, injuries from car accidents and hospitalizations for alcohol and drug abuse increased somewhat, ...

Can Portugal offer Philadelphia lessons in how to rethink drug charges? - WHYY

Wed, 2019-05-15 16:27
Can Portugal offer Philadelphia lessons in how to rethink drug charges?  WHYY

As his office gets closer to releasing a policy that would, in some form, decriminalize the possession of illegal substances, Philadelphia District Attorney Larry ...

Lyndonville man admits to Snapchat posts about illegal handgun and marijuana - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Wed, 2019-05-15 14:34
Lyndonville man admits to Snapchat posts about illegal handgun and marijuana  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Nolan Donald admitted to dealing marijuana and posted images on Snapchat with an illegal handgun to deter robbery attempts.

Legal Marijuana Reduces Chronic Pain, But Increases Injuries and Car Accidents - UCSF News Services

Wed, 2019-05-15 14:01
Legal Marijuana Reduces Chronic Pain, But Increases Injuries and Car Accidents  UCSF News Services

The legalization of recreational marijuana is associated with an increase in its abuse, injury due to overdoses, and car accidents, but does not significantly ...

Cincinnati City Council pauses on marijuana decriminalization proposals - WCPO

Wed, 2019-05-15 13:52
Cincinnati City Council pauses on marijuana decriminalization proposals  WCPO

The Cincinnati City Council held off Wednesday on a proposal to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana.

Medical cannabis clinic Advocare opens in North Canton - Akron Beacon Journal

Wed, 2019-05-15 11:49
Medical cannabis clinic Advocare opens in North Canton  Akron Beacon Journal

NORTH CANTON — Soothing instrumental music and essential oil diffusers fill the AdvoCare Clinic lobby.The recently opened clinic at 157 Wilbur Drive NE ...

UCSF study on marijuana legalization finds uptick in drug abuse, decrease in chronic pain reports - San Francisco Chronicle

Wed, 2019-05-15 09:00
UCSF study on marijuana legalization finds uptick in drug abuse, decrease in chronic pain reports  San Francisco Chronicle

In the two years after cannabis was legalized in Colorado, injuries from car accidents and hospitalizations for alcohol and drug abuse increased somewhat, ...

Most Pennsylvania residents know someone addicted to opioids and support legalizing marijuana, survey finds - Philly.com

Wed, 2019-05-15 08:10
Most Pennsylvania residents know someone addicted to opioids and support legalizing marijuana, survey finds  Philly.com

Pennsylvania residents weighed in on a range of health topics, including the Affordable Care Act, Medicare, opioids and the soda tax in a survey by the ...

Two-thirds of Pennsylvania residents know someone addicted to opioids, survey finds - Philly.com

Wed, 2019-05-15 08:05
Two-thirds of Pennsylvania residents know someone addicted to opioids, survey finds  Philly.com

A sweeping health survey by Muhlenberg College Public Health Program asked some 400 Pennsylvania residents how they feel about a range of health topics, ...

Decision on adding anxiety, Tourette syndrome to medical marijuana list coming this summer - Pennsylvania Capital-Star

Wed, 2019-05-15 06:29
Decision on adding anxiety, Tourette syndrome to medical marijuana list coming this summer  Pennsylvania Capital-Star

The head of Pennsylvania's Department of Health will decide this summer whether anxiety and Tourette syndrome will be added as qualifying conditions for ...

New Marijuana Bill "Mirrors" Cuomo's Proposal - Spectrum News

Wed, 2019-05-15 04:26
New Marijuana Bill "Mirrors" Cuomo's Proposal  Spectrum News

The latest version of a bill that would legalize marijuana in New York largely “mirrors” the details of a proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the state budget earlier ...

In 1989, Joe Biden Believed the Difference Between Marijuana and Alcohol Is That One Can Be Used Responsibly - Mother Jones

Wed, 2019-05-15 04:00
In 1989, Joe Biden Believed the Difference Between Marijuana and Alcohol Is That One Can Be Used Responsibly  Mother Jones

Joe Biden's long political record has been picked apart with increasing intensity over the past few months, and now that he's officially in the race for 2020, ...

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee - Technology Networks

Wed, 2019-05-15 03:32
Wake Up and Smell the Coffee  Technology Networks

Regular coffee drinkers can sniff out even tiny amounts of coffee and are faster at recognising the aroma, compared to non-coffee drinkers, new research has ...

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee - Technology Networks

Wed, 2019-05-15 03:31
Wake Up and Smell the Coffee  Technology Networks

Regular coffee drinkers can sniff out even tiny amounts of coffee and are faster at recognising the aroma, compared to non-coffee drinkers, new research has ...

Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State. - Governing

Wed, 2019-05-15 02:04
Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State.  Governing

In most states, you can use medical marijuana without getting arrested -- but it could still get you fired. While 33 states have legalized cannabis for medicinal ...

Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State. - Governing

Wed, 2019-05-15 02:04
Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State.  Governing

In most states, you can use medical marijuana without getting arrested -- but it could still get you fired. While 33 states have legalized cannabis for medicinal ...

Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State. - Governing

Wed, 2019-05-15 02:03
Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State.  Governing

In most states, you can use medical marijuana without getting arrested -- but it could still get you fired. While 33 states have legalized cannabis for medicinal ...

Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State. - Governing

Wed, 2019-05-15 02:03
Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State.  Governing

In most states, you can use medical marijuana without getting arrested -- but it could still get you fired. While 33 states have legalized cannabis for medicinal ...

Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State. - Governing

Wed, 2019-05-15 02:03
Can Medical Marijuana Get You Fired? Depends on the State.  Governing

In most states, you can use medical marijuana without getting arrested -- but it could still get you fired. While 33 states have legalized cannabis for medicinal ...

Letter to the Editor: 'No such thing as medical marijuana' - North Platte Telegraph

Wed, 2019-05-15 02:00
Letter to the Editor: 'No such thing as medical marijuana'  North Platte Telegraph

There is no such thing as medical marijuana. It's the exact same product that people use to get high, recreationally.