Category: Mental Illness

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Mar2015
Concrete Reasons Why Marijuana is Medicine Five concrete benefits of cannabis as A medicine. The concept of medical cannabis is not new. The ancient physicians prescribed it for pain relief, digestive problems and psychological disorders, among other conditions. Cannabis sativa is the plant from which the dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds ... Read More
March 3, 2015Daily Dose
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Mar2015
New Study Has Indicated The Drug Could Be A Viable Form Of Treatment Marijuana For Depression: New Study Reveals Cannabis As Viable Treatment. Huffington Post reports that neuroscientists from the University of Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions found that “endocannabinoids — chemical compounds in the brain that activate the same receptors as ... Read More
March 3, 2015Daily Dose
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Jan2015
Family History of Schizophrenia and Cannabis Use Good news for people who’ve worried that smoking too much marijuana (cannabis) — especially as a teenager — might lead to some dramatic problems in the future, even schizophrenia. Harvard: Marijuana Doesn’t Cause Schizophrenia New research from Harvard Medical School, in a comparison between families ... Read More
January 14, 2015Daily Dose
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Jun2013
Schizophrenia is one of the most recognizable mental disorders in today’s society. While schizophrenia affects only 1% of the U.S. population, there seems to be a widespread fear among marijuana users of developing this condition. The root of this fear stems from the common yet controversial belief that using marijuana ... Read More
June 15, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
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May2011
By Jahan Marcu |  Published in Freedom is Green Jahan is currently the vice-chair the Medical and Scientific Advisory Board at Americans for Safe Access (ASA) New data suggests that our diet can effect our response to cannabinoids. The authors demonstrate that an Omega-3 deficient diet in rats leads to a less functional ... Read More
May 17, 2011Daily Dose
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Apr2011
Greenway Medical Marijuana Physician Evaluations advises patients about how to cope with the potential side effects of medicinal cannabis use. There are simple remedies advocated that will relieve the main common side effects of cannabis use. The "munchies" is one side effect that can negatively affect a patient's health if not ... Read More
April 18, 2011Daily Dose