Cannabinoids Combat Brain Inflammation Smoking Marijuana Prevention of Alzheimer Disease. One thing marijuana isn’t known to do is improve your memory. But there’s another reason why scientists believe it could fight Alzheimer’s disease. Gary Wenk, PhD, professor of neuroscience, immunology and medical genetics at Ohio State University, has studied how to combat ...
April 1, 2015Daily Dose
"Compassionate Investigational New Drug" Program Patient Speaks Out The tin canister that Irvin Rosenfeld picks up every month, filled to the brim with 300 marijuana cigarettes, is not something he tries to hide. In fact, the 61-year-old Portsmouth native encourages a look, because he's got papers. Rolling papers, sure, but legal ones, too. ...
April 1, 2015Daily Dose
Coming Out Of The Cannabis Closet For many cannabis consumers, coming out of the “weed shadows” is still an unimaginable occurrence. Unfortunately, the outdated stigma associated with cannabis still haunts both consumer and non consumer. However, I felt compelled to share my “weed coming out” story, so that someone else is inspired to help ...
January 28, 2015Daily Dose
Cannabis Not Associated With Significant Effects On Lung Function Study: Long Term Cannabis Exposure and Lung Function. The inhalation of one marijuana cigarette per day over a 20-year period is not associated with adverse changes in lung health, according to data published online ahead of print in the journal Annals of ...
January 17, 2015Daily Dose
Reddit ask me anything with Dr. Sanjay Gupta Dr. Sanjay Gupta Answers Marijuana Questions from Reddit, a trained neurosurgeon and CNN’s chief medical correspondent, has now explored the topic of medical marijuana twice since last summer. His second documentary ‘Weed 2: Cannabis Madness’ premiered Tuesday night, telling the story of two-year-old ...
December 30, 2014Daily Dose
Medical Marijuana Patient Stories - Brian, William Britt and Victoria Zavala Medical Marijuana 411 had the opportunity to meet with medical cannabis patients, Brian, William Britt and Victoria Zavala back in 2010. This video is a re-edit to show that patient stories are timeless. Please watch and share. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCa1A...
October 13, 2014Daily Dose
A Brilliant Video That Shows How Medical Marijuana Helps Multiple Sclerosis AQUADETTES: On Life, Death, and Synchronized Swimming The difference between staying alive versus killing myself. A film by Drea Cooper & Zackary Canepari
October 1, 2014Daily Dose
Patients Find Relief In Medical Marijuana One of 61-year-old Stephen Haner's favorite possessions is a vintage gold pipe from the 1980s. The pipe is delicate and intricate; its bowl resembles a dreidel. Though he's proud to show it off, it's not just for show. The pipe plays an integral part in his ...
September 15, 2014Daily Dose
By Emily Williams I was diagnosed with lymphoma in early July of 2010. I was already having a lot of trouble with nausea. I had lost 10 pounds, had no energy, couldn’t sleep, and was just plain sick. Before I started chemotherapy in August, several people offered to get marijuana for me. ...
March 29, 2014Daily Dose