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The latest issue of Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research highlights the use of cannabis is treating opioid addiction.         To see the complete article please click on this link:  http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/can.2017.0012

Cannabis as a Substitute for Opioid-Based Pain Management



  As states grapple with the re-integration of medical cannabis into the physician’s compendium, there are hundreds of small dramas being played out all across the nation, indeed all around the globe. Many go unreported except for local coverage. The process isn’t as sexy as tie-dyed hippies with mammoth bongs […]

Sensible Minnesota: Using Medical Cannabis for Chronic Pain | Cannabis ...



A researcher in Israel is preparing to study the potential beneficial effects of cannabidiol (CBD) on children and adults with autism. Source: Israeli Doctor to Study Cannabis’s Effect on Autism – Medical Marijuana Inc. (OTC: MJNA) Editor’s note: Autism is complex, to say the least, and researching the effects of […]

Israeli Doctor to Study Cannabis’s Effect on Autism – Medical ...


Glaucoma is an irreversible blinding eye disease which produces progressive retinal ganglion cell (RGC) loss. Intraocular pressure (IOP) is currently the only modifiable risk factor, and lowering IOP results in reduced risk of progression of the disorder. The endocannabinoid system (ECS) has attracted considerable attention as a potential target for […]

The Endocannabinoid System as a Therapeutic Target in Glaucoma|Neural Plasticity


She had a prime role on Australia’s No. 1 network. Then Helen Kapalos walked away and found herself immersed in a story she just couldn’t shake – Dan Haslam’s cancer and his battle for medical cancer. Source: Helen Kapalos quit commercial TV for a story she couldn’t let lie | […]

Helen Kapalos quit commercial TV for a story she couldn’t ...