Category: Alzheimer’s

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Mar2019
Researchers at the University of New Mexico published a study that found the medicinal benefits of THC are proving more therapeutic than originally thought.
March 11, 2019Lane Trachy
NFL-Marijuana

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Jun2016
Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon, who suffers from Early Onset Dementia, supports medical marijuana. After Eugene Monroe openly advocated for the use of medical marijuana as a healthier alternative to opioids, the Baltimore Ravens released him.
June 22, 2016Chris Nazarenus
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Mar2016
Research continues to show the health benefits of medical marijuana, which has been legalized in 23 states.
March 14, 2016Andrew Bohan
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Aug2015
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A neurological disorder characterized by severe and progressive loss of memory function and learned behaviors. Associated symptoms often include loss of appetite, depression and severe agitation. It is estimated that more than 5 million Americans are afflicted with Alzheimer’s and there are only a few FDA-approved pharmaceuticals that help people deal ... Read More
August 2, 2015Daily Dose
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Apr2015
Nicole Smith wants the world to rethink hemp. As chief executive of Mary’s Medicinals, a Colorado-based company known for transdermal cannabis patches made from hemp, Smith is fighting an uphill battle — and winning. Legal weed is constantly in the spotlight, but hemp is quietly earning approval at the federal level. ... Read More
April 5, 2015Daily Dose
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Apr2015
Cannabinoids Combat Brain Inflammation Smoking Marijuana Prevention of Alzheimer Disease. One thing marijuana isn’t known to do is improve your memory. But there’s another reason why scientists believe it could fight Alzheimer’s disease. Gary Wenk, PhD, professor of neuroscience, immunology and medical genetics at Ohio State University, has studied how to combat ... Read More
April 1, 2015Daily Dose
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Feb2013
Published in Tenth Amendment Center The Iowa Senate will consider a bill legalizing medical marijuana during the 2013 legislative session. Democratic Senators Joe Bolkcom, William Dotzler, Thomas Courtney and Jack Hatch filed (SF79) on Jan. 29. The complex bill would set up a framework legalizing and regulating the medical use of cannabis ... Read More
February 12, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
Cannabis For Muscular Dystrophy Treatment

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Jul2012
Cannabis Is Proving That It Has Protective Properties To Help Fight Cancer and Alzheimer's Hardly the harmful intoxicant that many once thought it was, cannabis is a nourishing plant that actually improves and prolongs life. For thousands of years cannabis has been used as a medicine for a remarkably broad range of ... Read More
July 25, 2012Daily Dose
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Sep2011
Medical Marijuana as Disease-Modifying Therapy? Naturopathic Doctor Michelle Sexton discusses the Endogenous Cannabinoid System from the perspective of pain management, inflammation, and toxicity, and how dis-ease may be modified by the use of Phytocannabinoids. By Dr. Michelle Sexton  |  September 26, 2011 Inflammation and Neuroinflammation Who would have thought that the brain can get ... Read More
September 26, 2011Michelle Sexton