Player use of medical marijuana in the NBA has always been against league policies. Former commissioner David Stern believes the NBA needs cannabis reform.
“It is no longer debatable whether or not there is a problem in football—there is a problem,” stated Dr. Ann McKee in a study released last week. Dr. McKee, the researcher who conducted the study reported her findings that 110 of 111 deceased NFL players had some degree of CTE, or Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. CTE
NFLPA Wants To Make Marijuana Use “Less Punitive” For Players NFLPA Commissioner Releases Statement About Proposed New Marijuana Regulations – The NFL Players’ Association recently stated it will propose a new “less punitive” option for players who use marijuana. “I do think that issues of addressing it more in a treatment and less punitive measure
Nick Diaz May Have Changed The Way MMA Sees Medical Marijuana The governing body that oversees most fighting sports seen in America — including the UFC — has stuck to their guns in regards to punishing athletes caught using cannabis. They have stuck to the outdated rules despite little scientific justification for denying an athlete this particular
McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Tufts University research indicates that Marijuana Improves Cognitive performance. A scientific paper published in Frontiers in Pharmacology shines a light on marijuana and cognitive function. McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Tufts University research indicates that marijuana improves cognitive performance. Cognitive performance, is defined as “our ability to utilize
On October 1, 2016 medical marijuana became available to pediatric patients in Connecticut. Three days later Linda Lloyd walked into Bluepoint Wellness in Branford, CT and gave her seven-year-old son Henry his first dose of medical marijuana.
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.