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New study shows that cannabis effectively shrinks aggressive brain cancers

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A new study published in the journal Molecular Cancer Therapies, shows that a combination of CBD and THC improves the effectiveness of radiation therapy to treat one of the most aggressive forms of cancer- gliomas. In many cases, […]

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

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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Legalizing marijuana has not increased use in teens

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According to new research, the rise in marijuana use among teens over the past 20 years has no significant connection to the legalization of medical marijuana.

Dr. Sulak’s comments:

Legalization of cannabis takes access to herb and education […]

Bill To Legalize CBD excludes many patients and therapeutic properties of cannabis

 

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While the bill introduced to congress may be seen as a positive by many who rely on CBD for treatment, it will exclude many medical cannabis patients, including children seizure patients who rely on the many […]

Federal Bill Introduced to Legalize CBD

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The bill, sponsored by Reps. Scott Perry (R-Pa.), Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.) and Paul Broun (R-Ga.), says therapeutic hemp and CBD “shall not be treated as controlled substances.” Both treatments contain little of the psychoactive substance that […]

New Research into Cannabis and Cancer

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Scientists have long known that compounds derived from marijuana have some cancer fighting properties, but a recent discovery demonstrates how exactly one compound may fight tumors.

Published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the research reveals two […]

Marijuana Milestone: U.S. House Approves ‘Historic’ Cannabis Bill

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The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to block the Drug Enforcement Administration from using federal funds to target state-legal medical marijuana businesses and patients.

It marks the first time a chamber of Congress has […]

Dr. Oz supports medical marijuana

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During an interview Monday with Dr. Mehmet Oz on “Larry King Live”, King asked Oz if he’d changed his views on marijuana.

“I have,” Oz responded, and went on to explain just how far he’s come […]

Call To Action

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April 14, 2014

Dear Patients and Friends,

I am calling you to action.  Now is the time to demand that the Obama Administration remove marijuana (cannabis) from the Controlled Substance Act.

As a physician, […]