"Listen, don’t give me any of that oxycodone garbage. … I’m just going to smoke weed.” Patients to James Feeney, a surgeon in Connecticut Medical Marijuana and Acute Pain Study - A new study is being conducted by Dr. Fenney out of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical center in Hartford Connecticut. The ...
February 3, 2017Daily Dose
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
Chronic Pain Now A Qualifying Condition in New York Chronic Pain Has New Classification For New York Medical Marijuana Patients- The New York Department of Health recently clarified their stance on chronic pain conditions for inclusion in the state’s medical marijuana program. According to the DoH, the agency is classifing chronic pain ...
December 26, 2016Daily Dose
Billups, Though Retired Since 2014, Advocates The Lifting Of The Ban Of Medical Marijuana Chauncey Billups admits that he is among those who use marijuana for medical purposes. With this, he stands with all other NBA players and big shots who wants to change the anti-drug policy of the biggest Basketball ...
December 15, 2016Daily Dose
New York State is Making Positive Changes to Its Medical Marijuana Program New York State will soon let patients use medical marijuana in hospitals. Hospitals will be allowed to create policies allowing patients to use the drug or have caregivers administer it to them under a regulation proposed by the state ...
December 11, 2016Daily Dose
The Golden Age Of Marijuana Research Has Begun Despite their refusal to reschedule marijuana, the DEA is making it slightly easier to study marijuana. It's an important step forward that may expose the potential marijuana has as medicine. Up to this point, researchers have had to depend on just one farm ...
December 10, 2016Daily Dose
A Winning 2014 Game Is Hazy For One NFL Player On Pain Pills Brandon Marshall has recorded two games of three touchdown catches in his career, but he just remembers one. In a conference call with San Francisco Bay Area reporters ahead of Sunday’s Jets game against the 49ers he made ...
December 8, 2016Daily Dose
Steve Kerr Wants The NBA To Reconsider Medical Marijuana Policy Forbes Magazine- Its Time To Normalize Medical Marijuana In Pro Sports - Steve Kerr has a bad back. The condition caused him so much physical pain that Kerr, the current head coach of the Golden State Warriors and a member of ...
December 7, 2016Daily Dose
What Is The Potential Of Cannabinoids To Protect Cartilage In Inflamed Arthritic Joints? This study was published online by the National Institute of Health. “This review discusses the role of the cannabinoid system in cartilage tissue and endeavors to establish if targeting the cannabinoid system has potential in mesenchymal stem cell based ...
December 4, 2016Daily Dose