Monthly Archives: October 2014

NFL Players Turn to Medical Cannabis for Pain

 

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One challenge the NFL faces is how to bring marijuana into the game as a pain reliever without condoning its use as a recreational drug. And facing a lawsuit filed on behalf of hundreds of former […]

By |Wednesday, October 29, 2014|Medical Marijuana news, Pain|0 Comments

The history of cannabis as a medicine

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The use of cannabis as a medicine dates back thousands of years.  Here is a brief overview:

1. The earliest record of medical marijuana comes from ancient China and was used for constipation, gout, rheumatism and absent- […]

CBD strains

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High CBD low THC cannabis allows patients to benefit from the therapeutic effects of cannabis without feeling a high or psychoactive effect.

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By |Thursday, October 16, 2014|CBD, Medical Marijuana news|0 Comments

Cannabis compound may stop metastasis of some aggressive cancers

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Scientists at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco have found that a compound derived from marijuana could stop metastasis in many kinds of aggressive cancer.  Read more