Category: Arthritis

A GOP Congressman Admits to Using Marijuana While In Office


Congressman Gets Decent Nights Sleep For The First Time In A Year And A Half A GOP Congressman Admits to Using Marijuana While In Office. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) just made a striking admission: Speaking to a group of marijuana activists on Capitol Hill, Rohrabacher said he had recently turned to ... Read More
November 22, 2016Daily Dose
Patients Enrolled In Minnesota's Medical Marijuana Program For Pain


Minnesota Medical Marijuana Program Saving People With Pain Pain patients have rushed to a program that has battled slow enrollment  since its launch last year.Patients enrolled in Minnesota's medical marijuana program for pain have found relief from their symptoms.  “It’s given me my life back,” said Jeanne Luck, one of the 1,667 Minnesotans ... Read More
November 8, 2016Daily Dose
Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease - Smoking Marijuana


How medical marijuana could help our aging community to get the most out of retirement The legalization of medical cannabis increases workplace participation among those aged 50 and older. According to a study published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, states that passed medical marijuana into law saw a ... Read More
October 12, 2016Chris Nazarenus
Margaret Holcomb marijuana seized


A single marijuana plant grown by an 81 year old woman was seized by the Massachusetts National Guard helicopter in what can only be described as an absurd use of tax dollars. On September 21, 2016 the Massachusetts National Guard and State Police used a helicopter to seize a single marijuana ... Read More
October 11, 2016Chris Nazarenus
Retired Navy SEAL: Veterans deserve legal access to medical marijuana


Judge Neil Cohen ordered Illinois Department of Public Health Director Nirav Shah to add PTSD to qualifying conditions within 30 days. Illinois must add PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) to the list of qualifying conditions eligible for medical marijuana treatment, a Cook County judge ordered Tuesday in a sternly worded ruling that ... Read More
June 29, 2016Daily Dose


A sign that even the most conservative of companies, Walgreens, is changing their opinion about medical marijuana. Walgreens recently shared the health benefits medical marijuana brings on its fitness and wellness blog, titled "Clarifying Clinical Cannabis." The article tackled the therapeutic claims of marijuana, its side effects and its legitimacy as ... Read More
May 4, 2016Chris Nazarenus


Research continues to show the health benefits of medical marijuana, which has been legalized in 23 states.
March 14, 2016Andrew Bohan


Cannabis gives relief but patients still feel judged Trini is a medical cannabis patient who smokes to help her PTSD, arthritis, and social anxiety. In this video she shares her personal experience with being a marijuana-smoking patient and the judgement that comes along with it.  
February 20, 2016Andrew Bohan


Mexico City (AFP) - When her legs ache, this Mexican grandmother rubs them with marijuana-infused alcohol. She is well aware the homemade remedy defies the country's cannabis ban, but her family has used the concoction to treat ailments since she was a child, handing it down the generations. "I really have ... Read More
December 15, 2015Daily Dose