Category: Arthritis

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Dec2015
Medical marijuana has been available in Canada for over a decade, but there's a surprising lack of scientific research to guide doctors and patients, advocates say. VANCOUVER -- When Jonathan Zaid turned 18, his mom gave him an unusual birthday present -- one that would turn out to be life-changing. Zaid had ... Read More
December 4, 2015Chris Nazarenus

28

Jul2015

Osteoporosis

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Osteoporosis A condition characterized by weakness and brittleness of the bones. Osteoporosis means “porous bone.” If you look at healthy bone under a microscope, you will see that parts of it look like a honeycomb. If you have osteoporosis, the holes and spaces in the honeycomb are much bigger than they are ... Read More
July 28, 2015Daily Dose
marijuana for arthritis pain

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Jul2015
Arthritis is a bone disease characterized by the inflammation of the joints. Symptoms include a wide range of pain, stiffness, swelling and decreased range of motion. Severe cases of arthritis impair the quality of life of the sufferer drastically, including bouts with significant fatigue and the development of physical deformities. Over ... Read More
July 8, 2015Daily Dose

13

Apr2015
Working Towards Safe Access in Illinois Pain Patient Puts Face on Medical Marijuana Issue At one point, Joy Grainge was so convinced she was going to die, she packed up her two sons and took them to Portugal to tour castles. "I was 49 years old and sure I'd be dead within two ... Read More
April 13, 2015Daily Dose
Cannabis Enhances Skeletal Healing

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Apr2015
Administration of the cannabis compound cannabidiol (CBD) leads to enhanced bone fracture healing Cannabis Enhances Skeletal Healing - according to a study being published in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, and published online ahead of print by the National Institute of Health. "Cannabinoid ligands regulate bone mass, but skeletal effects ... Read More
April 8, 2015Daily Dose

11

Mar2015
For more than a decade, researchers at the USC School of Medicine have been studying the active ingredient in marijuana and its effect on various autoimmune diseases.
March 11, 2015Daily Dose

13

Oct2014
Medical Marijuana Patient Stories - Brian, William Britt and Victoria Zavala Medical Marijuana 411 had the opportunity to meet with medical cannabis patients, Brian, William Britt and Victoria Zavala back in 2010. This video is a re-edit to show that patient stories are timeless. Please watch and share. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCa1A...
October 13, 2014Daily Dose
Medical Marijuana For Pain? More Patients Are Saying Yes

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Sep2014

Medical Marijuana For Pain

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Are patients in medical cannabis states substituting pot for potentially lethal painkillers? It appears that way. According to data published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine, the enactment of statewide medicinal marijuana laws is associated with significantly lower state-level opioid overdose mortality rates. Investigators conducted a time-series analysis of medical ... Read More
September 5, 2014Daily Dose

22

Nov2011
I am a 35 year old white female and I look like every other 35 year old female on the outside... By StetsonGrl  |  Published on A Stoner Chick's Thoughts But what you cannot see is the pain I am in, the anxiety I feel, the sleeplessness that haunts me, or my ... Read More
November 22, 2011Sam Sabzehzar