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The Best Rx for Teens Addicted to Vaping? No One Knows

WASHINGTON — The nation’s top health authorities agree: Teen vaping is an epidemic that now affects some 3.6 million underage users of Juul and other e-cigarettes. But no one seems to know the best...

Growing Opioid Crisis Adds to Puerto Rico’s Problems

HUMACAO, Puerto Rico — Jose Carlos Laviena emptied his pockets, took off his shoes and waited to die. He had just injected himself with a new type of heroin that his dealer was promoting, but...

Legalization Sparks Boom in Once-Stigmatized Field of Marijuana Research

VANCOUVER — Dr. Mark Ware has devoted the past 20 years of his career to studying marijuana, and he can remember some “dark, lean” periods when he had to fight for meagre funding. “There were...

A New Treatment: CBD Oil For Autism?

Autism is a complex neurobehavioral disorder that affects roughly 1 in 59 Americans. With an estimated 3.5 million Americans living with a disorder on the autism spectrum and no proven remedies yet, scientists have...
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Athletes Continue to Turn to CBD Oil for Pain and Inflammation

Although CBD has been a viable alternative to synthetic medications for decades, recent studies conducted by the FDA have pushed the plant compound into mainstream favor. With this newfound popularity, there has been an influx...

Cannabis and Exercise go Hand-in-Hand For Some Fitness Buffs

TORONTO — As an avid runner with some two dozen marathons under his belt, Adrian Landini is thoroughly familiar with the runner's high. He's also quite experienced running while high. Yes, the longtime pot smoker...

Despite Legalization, Cannabis Remains Prohibited for Canadian Athletes

TORONTO — Canada's anti-doping watchdogs are warning athletes that while cannabis use will become legal for the average Canadian as of next weekend, a toke remains taboo for them. CBD is the short form for "cannabidiol," a...

Doctors to Debate Medical Pot as More Patients Expected to Ask for Prescriptions

VANCOUVER — Doctors with opposing views on whether medical marijuana should be prescribed for various conditions agree on one thing: their profession is ill-prepared to deal with patients asking for a drug that lacks...
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‘Blow Themselves Up:’ Police Worried About Butane Hash Oil Extractions at Home

CALGARY — Alberta law enforcement officials say they are worried that the legalization of marijuana could lead to potentially explosive consequences for users taking a do-it-yourself approach to making cannabis derivatives at home. Just over a month...
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Can Cannabis Help Cerebral Palsy Patients?

Can cannabis help Cerebral Palsy patients? Research shows can be effective in relieving pain associated with Cerebral Palsy. Cannabis' analgesic effects can be just as effective as more standard forms of treatment.