Category: Pain Management

Seven Myths About Marijuana Debunked


Cannabis could be used to treat epilepsy Cannabis plants are being grown at a secret facility in the south of England in the hope of producing a new treatment for epilepsy. By Richard Gray |  Published in The Telegraph Researchers at the University of Reading have discovered that three compounds found in ... Read More
April 11, 2011Daily Dose
The NFL Needs to Reconsider Marijuana


When Will Athletes Be Protected by Patient's Rights Too? As ESPN reports, Washington State's DeAngelo Casto has been suspended due to a small amount of marijuana that was found in his home. I don't know if he is a qualified patient, but I know the pains athletes endure after practice and games; ... Read More
March 23, 2011Daily Dose
Five Studies That Prove Cannabis Is Medicine


Some Proof that Marijuana is a Powerful Medicine By Aaron Rowe | Published in Marijuana contains an amazing chemical, beta-caryophyllene, and scientists have thoroughly proven that it could be used to treat pain, inflammation, atherosclerosis, and osteoporosis. Jürg Gertsch, of ETH Zürich, and his collaborators from three other universities learned that the ... Read More
March 7, 2011Daily Dose


Ken Unger says he didn’t want to be a “morphine addict.” He came up with an alternative: Grow marijuana in his home to use medicinally. Unfortunately, Missouri isn’t a progressive place willing to let people like, say, a Navy veteran such as Unger, use pot to manage his pain. Unger told KSHB ... Read More
February 21, 2011Daily Dose


As a result of using cannabis therapeutically, my health has benefited immensely. Not only the opiate medications tend to keep me, during the winter months, kind of bed ridden. Really the reasons my life has improved are multifaceted. Some of the main areas are my health and diet has increased as ... Read More
January 31, 2011Daily Dose


After battling with prescription pill addiction for Wanda and her husband, they turned to medical cannabis, and now are thriving in Colorado as entrepreneur's teaching others how to prepare cannabis infused foods.
January 24, 2011Daily Dose


Leonhart is strongly opposed by the drug reform and medical marijuana communities, which had urged senators to ask her tough questions about DEA raids on medical marijuana providers, her refusal to approve a Massachusetts researcher’s request for permission to grow his own marijuana, and other grounds. None of the senators actually ... Read More
December 6, 2010Daily Dose
Cannabis For Muscular Dystrophy Treatment


Every day, it becomes more difficult to deny the benefits of medical marijuana. Ask anyone who's used it for pain management relating to a life-altering illness –Cancer, AIDS, Glaucoma, Multiple Sclerosis, and Crohn's disease, among others – and they'll tell you how it's changed their lives. How smoking or ingesting a natural ... Read More
December 2, 2010Daily Dose


VIDEO: A Medical Marijuana 411 ( interview with Beverly, a medical marijuana patient in Southern California who suffers from chronic neck pain.
November 8, 2010Daily Dose