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07 Jul

Medical Marijuana ALS Treatment (Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis)

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a rapidly progressive, invariably fatal neurological disease that attacks the nerve cells (neurons) responsible for controlling voluntary muscles (muscle action we are able to control, such as those in the arms, legs, and face). ALS belongs to a group of disorders known as motor

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15 Oct

Medical Marijuana and ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)

In November 2013, Mark Bushey was diagnosed with ALS, the horrible disease that prompted so many of us to do the ice bucket challenge to help raise money for research. To help him cope with various ALS symptoms, Mark recently started using medical marijuana. Mark’s diagnosis Mark was diagnosed after a year of testing to rule out other diseases,

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05 Apr

Medical Marijuana Charges Against Robert and Cathy Jordan Dropped

Medical Cannabis User Feels Vindicated After Charges Dropped   By Chris Joseph  |  Published in New Times Back on February 25, cops raided the home of Cathy Jordan, President of the Florida Cannabis Action Network, like a SWAT team crashing into Pablo Escobar’s mansion. Law enforcement officials swarmed Jordan’s home after a government employee who was

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12 Feb

Iowa Lawmakers Consider Medical Marijuana

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 for pain management.

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21 Jun

“Shona Banda Saved My Life”

“Shona Banda Saved My Life” The following is a personal story from a woman who suffers from Crohn’s disease and suffers much less thanks to medical cannabis, and Shona Banda… To Medical Marijuana 411, i would first like to say that Shona Banda saved my life… I am a 26 year old living in NH

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20 Jun

Florida Medical Marijuana Patient Cathy Jordan, Explains How Cannabis Keeps Her Alive

Florida Medical Marijuana Patient, Cathy Jordan, Explains How Cannabis Keeps Her Alive Having survived Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) for 22 years using cannabis (marijuana) as medicine, Cathy Jordan of Florida explains how it works to keep her alive – as a neuroprotective, cough stimulation, and the “cottonmouth” effect that controls the excess saliva so dangerous

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