Tag: Addiction

opioids-and-medical-cannabis

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Mar2019
Medical Marijuana 411 values providing our readers with information about the latest cannabis related topics for educational purposes and not for the intention of advocacy. This is not an advocacy based organization. For ailment specific questions, please consult your primary care physician.
March 18, 2019Lane Trachy
cannabis-addiction-recovery

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Apr2018
Former L.A. Laker superstar Lamar Odom nearly died from a cocaine addiction. He recently revealed that he utilized cannabis to help with his addiction recovery.
April 10, 2018Lane Trachy
opioid-epidemic

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Apr2018
In 2016, opioid addiction killed 40,000 people in the United States. Studies have shown that cannabis for opioid addiction could be a viable long-term solution.
April 3, 2018Lane Trachy
chirstie-advocates-anti-marijuana-policies-feature

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Nov2017
Debates about marijuana policies in the United States are beginning to increase. Politicians against cannabis reform are facing increased scrutiny.
November 15, 2017Lane Trachy
marijuana ptsd research

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Nov2017
Typical opioid treatments for PTSD may exacerbate symptoms. The American Legion is now promoting marijuana PTSD research to determine its effectiveness.
November 7, 2017Lane Trachy
David Stern supports medical marijuana in NBA

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Nov2017
Player use of medical marijuana in the NBA has always been against league policies. Former commissioner David Stern believes the NBA needs cannabis reform.
November 2, 2017Lane Trachy
Staph Bacteria

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Aug2017
Alcoholism and alcohol abuse kill nearly 100,000 people a year. Traditional treatments often don’t work well. Learn about cannabis treatment for alcoholism.
August 10, 2017Lane Trachy
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Jan2017
Though programs discourage "mood-altering substances" for recovering addicts, cannabis extracts might be far safer than the opioid alternatives Rolling Stone: Why the Addiction Recovery Community Should Accept Medical Marijuana- The first time someone told me it's possible to consume cannabis without getting high, I scoffed. I was five years sober and ... Read More
January 12, 2017Daily Dose
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Nov2016
New Mexico Has The Highest Drug Overdose Death Rate In The Nation For Majority Of The Last Two Decades The number of overdose deaths involving opiates and heroin has almost doubled around the country since the year 2000. In 2014, 547 New Mexicans died of a drug overdose. Drug overdoses killed more New Mexicans ... Read More
November 6, 2016Daily Dose