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UK Reclassifies CBD Oil As Medicine, DEA Deems It On Par With Heroin By
(ANALYSIS) – After the DEA moved to further constrain, Americans’ access to medically miraculous CBD oil by classifying it alongside heroin and cocaine, Britain chose compassion and common sense — and just classified Cannabidiol...
From ABCs To CBD: New Jersey, Colorado Allow Students Medical Marijuana At School By
DENVER — As more families press for their children to be allowed to consume medical cannabis at school, more states are moving toward allowing students access to the substance that remains banned at the federal level. Last week, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed...
Draconian Drug Laws Continue To Create Families Of ‘Cannabis Refugees’ Seeking Care By
MINNEAPOLIS — Shortly after Amylea Nuñez was born in December, the newborn started having seizures, as many as 15 a day. Knowing the medicines she was prescribed by doctors at Children’s Hospital Colorado could seriously damage her liver, Amylea’s parents requested...
Study Confirms Marijuana Extract Obliterates Seizures In Epileptic Children By
The annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society took place in early December, where the largest study presented there confirmed the astounding benefits of medical cannabis to treat seizures. Epilepsy affects one in 26 Americans during their lifetime, “with one-third...
Bureaucratic Hurdles & Spotty Access To Medicinal Cannabis Gives Rise To ‘Cannabis Refugees’ By
MENDOCINO COUNTY, California — Cannabis has a rich history of medicinal use going back thousands of years. It is only in the last couple hundred years that the plant has faced restrictive laws and prohibition, particularly in the United States, where it’s been classified...
VIDEO: Rick Simpson Takes On Big Pharma And ‘Rockefeller Medicine’ By
MintPress editor in chief, Mnar Muhawesh, explains: Ronald Reagan’s “War on Drugs” demonized marijuana use in the 1980s. But that legacy is dying and medicinal cannabis is now at the center of a national dialogue about health, healing and drug law reform. Twenty-three...
Marijuana Can Heal Broken Bones, Says New Study By
Marijuana helps broken bones heal faster, a new study has found. The Times of Israel reports that researchers at Tel Aviv University found that rats with broken bones healed much quicker when given the non-psychotic marijuana component, cannabidiol or CBD. The study,...
Hemp Oil Versus CBD Oil: What’s The Difference? By
Confusion amongst the public on how exactly hemp oil differs from cannabidiol, or CBD, oil, has prompted the nonprofit Hemp Industries Association to issue a statement explaining the difference between the oils in order to ensure that consumers — specifically, medical...
Marijuana: An Athlete’s Best Friend? By
When it comes to drugs and sports, the topic is usually performance-enhancing drugs like steroids or strong opiate-based painkillers. This, however, may be changing. It turns out that athletes are hitting more than just balls these days — many are also hitting the...