A groundbreaking study of oncologists discovered over 85% of all oncologists support medical marijuana cancer treatment for children.
December 20, 2017Lane Trachy
Patient Story: Jeff Moroso Newsweek - Medical Marijuana and Chemotherapy - After a successful surgery to remove a cancer-ridden section of Jeff Moroso’s large intestine in the spring of 2013, the oncologist sat down with his patient to prepare him for what would come next: 12 rounds of punishing chemotherapy, once ...
February 2, 2017Daily 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 ...
May 4, 2016Chris Nazarenus
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 ...
December 15, 2015Daily Dose
Breast cancer is a disastrous disease that affects the lives of patients and families in all parts of the world. Breast cancer remains the most common malignancy among Western women and accounts for 22.9% of all cancers in women across the globe. In 2008, breast cancer was reported as the cause of ...
December 14, 2015Daily Dose
The ruling clears the way for Linda Horan, who has late-stage lung cancer, to go out of state for marijuana before dispensaries open in New Hampshire. CONCORD, N.H. — A woman with late-stage lung cancer can seek to buy medical marijuana in Maine before dispensaries open in New Hampshire, a judge ...
November 25, 2015Chris Nazarenus
A review of nearly 80 clinical trials found evidence that cannabinoids, one of the active constituents of cannabis, can help patients deal with nausea and vomiting.
November 23, 2015Daily Dose
Patient Story: Michael McNamara Cannabis Is Medicine: By Michael McNamara My journey with cannabis did not begin in the same way as other people began their journey. I was 23 years old and a musician with a serious stomach injury, and a history of anxiety. I was having a tough time. That was in ...
October 20, 2015Chris Nazarenus
Increased appetite after consuming cannabis is a well-known fact. The first study confirming increased appetite correlated with cannabis use was conducted in 1971. Other research conducted since then have confirmed this correlation.
August 2, 2015Daily Dose