Tourette syndrome

DHHS releases reasoning for denial of medical marijuana use for Tourette’s syndrome

By Christopher Cousins,

Bangor Daily News

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Department of Health and Human Services denied the use of medical marijuana to treat Tourette’s syndrome last month because of a dearth of large-scale studies into its effectiveness and side effects, according to a document provided to the Bangor Daily News on […]

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Video: DHHS Denies Medical Marijuana For Tourette’s Patients in Maine

Watch Tourette’s Patient’s Tics Disappear After Using Medical Marijuana

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FALMOUTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Advocates are vowing to keep fighting for permission to treat people with Tourette’s Syndrome with medical marijuana.

Earlier this week […]

DHHS denial of medical marijuana for Tourette’s syndrome

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Bangor Daily News

Posted Dec. 26, 2013, at 5:46 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — A doctor whose failed petition to have Tourette syndrome added to the state’s list of ailments that can be legally treated with medical […]