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New Jersey's top doctor Tuesday encouraged physicians and medical students to embrace cannabis as another tool to help their patients. (Image via NJ.com)

New Jersey’s health commissioner urges doctors to embrace marijuana

New Jersey’s top doctor urges other doctors and patients to embrace cannabis State Health Commissioner Shereef Elnahal said Tuesday during a presentation at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School that the goal is to "demystify"...
Study: CBD Can Help To Inhibit Nausea In Chemo Patients

Study: CBD Can Help To Inhibit Nausea In Chemo Patients

Though it is known that cannabis is indicated for the treatment of nausea and vomiting, especially during chemotherapy, it was thought that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) was the main component of the plant to do so....
The Benefits of Cannabis Oil for Autism — Marijuana Helps Autism?

The Benefits of Cannabis Oil for Autism — Marijuana Helps Autism?

The Benefits of Cannabis Oil for Autism — Marijuana Helps Autism? Studies show that marijuana helps autism and improve several symptoms associated with this disorder. Researchers also noted that the benefits of cannabis oil for...
But Carlini, who is an emeritus professor of pharmacology at the Federal University of São Paulo and the director of the Brazilian Centre for Information on Psychotropic Drugs

Scientists Defend Brazil’s World-Renowned Marijuana Researcher After Police Probe

Elisaldo Luiz de Araujo Carlini is the Brazilian scientist behind findings that led to a number of cannabis-based treatments for epilepsy and multiple sclerosis. The treatments are now a standard practice across the world. But Carlini,...
marijuana could help HIV patients with mental stamina

Scientists Discover Weed Could Benefit HIV Patients Mental Stamina

A new study suggests that a chemical found in marijuana, known as tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, can help people living with HIV by strengthening their mental stamina. A new study says that marijuana may help in...
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Medical Marijuana Prescription Vs. Self-medication Debate

Should you use a legal medical marijuana prescription? Or is it better to self medicate?
CBD May Help You Quit Cigarettesvideo

CBD May Help You Quit Cigarettes

CBD may help you quit cigarettes, study says. Research shows it may help nicotine smokers kick their habit by altering the brain's attentional bias. However, researchers were unable to determine the exact way which CBD was...
CNN’s Famed Doctor Sanjay Gupta Tells Sessions “I Changed My Mind” About Marijuana

CNN’s Famed Doctor Sanjay Gupta Tells Sessions “I Changed My Mind” About Marijuana

Known for his CNN’s multiple Emmy Award-winning weekend health program, Sanjay Gupta tweeted on Tuesday a letter addressing U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions about how he changed his mind about marijuana. “I feel obligated...
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Is Cannabis Safe for Children?

Is cannabis safe for children? On one hand, medical cannabis benefits children with severe illnesses like epilepsy. On the other hand, exposing healthy children to cannabis produces negative life-long consequences. So which is it…...
Medical marijuana offers treatment to various ailments. The UN is just realizing that. (Image via Canadian Press)

UN had its first-ever peer review of medical cannabis

Last week, the UN had its first-ever peer review of medical cannabis. In its review, the UN agency, the World Health Organization (WHO), reported that medical cannabis is a relatively safe drug that can be used as...