Marijuana Addiction

Rediscovering marijuana paved the way for healing and higher learning | Medicinal - The GrowthOp

Fri, 2019-08-09 05:45
Rediscovering marijuana paved the way for healing and higher learning | Medicinal  The GrowthOp

Debi Facey's work accident changed her views of pain medication and launched a deeper exploration into how cannabis can help feel better.

Rediscovering marijuana paved the way for healing and higher learning | Medicinal - The GrowthOp

Fri, 2019-08-09 05:45
Rediscovering marijuana paved the way for healing and higher learning | Medicinal  The GrowthOp

Debi Facey's work accident changed her views of pain medication and launched a deeper exploration into how cannabis can help feel better.

Rediscovering marijuana paved the way for healing and higher learning | Medicinal - The GrowthOp

Fri, 2019-08-09 05:45
Rediscovering marijuana paved the way for healing and higher learning | Medicinal  The GrowthOp

Debi Facey's work accident changed her views of pain medication and launched a deeper exploration into how cannabis can help feel better.

On the frontlines of opioid addiction in Atlantic Canada - The Western Star

Fri, 2019-08-09 03:05
On the frontlines of opioid addiction in Atlantic Canada  The Western Star

There are many challenges in addressing the opioid crisis in Atlantic Canada. Some of the most common concerns among those who are working on the ...

Health effects of eating marijuana is subject of a new study - IU Newsroom

Fri, 2019-08-09 01:00
Health effects of eating marijuana is subject of a new study  IU Newsroom

Researchers have conducted a study in which mice voluntarily ate a dough containing THC, opening the door to additional studies on health effects in people ...

Pure CBD Won't Make You Fail a Drug Test, But… - WebMD

Fri, 2019-08-09 01:00
Pure CBD Won't Make You Fail a Drug Test, But…  WebMD

Researchers found that CBD, or cannabidiol, did not react with either of two commercially available tests used to screen for marijuana use. However, another ...

Marijuana legalization may reduce opioid-related deaths - Healio

Fri, 2019-08-09 01:00
Marijuana legalization may reduce opioid-related deaths  Healio

The legalization of marijuana, especially for recreational use, was associated with significant reductions in opioid-related mortality, according to study results ...

Health effects of eating marijuana is subject of a new study - Medical Xpress

Fri, 2019-08-09 01:00
Health effects of eating marijuana is subject of a new study  Medical Xpress

Researchers have conducted a study in which mice voluntarily ate a dough containing THC, the primary psychoactive component in marijuana. That opens the ...

Nearly 2 Billion Opioid Pills Supplied to Illinois Over 7 Years - WTTW News

Thu, 2019-08-08 16:12
Nearly 2 Billion Opioid Pills Supplied to Illinois Over 7 Years  WTTW News

A yearslong investigation by the Washington Post offers a state-by-state snapshot of the opioid crisis. What the data says about Illinois – and what the state is ...

How to beat addiction: One couple offers hope with their story - TODAY

Thu, 2019-08-08 13:30
How to beat addiction: One couple offers hope with their story  TODAY

Brent and Ashley Walker did meth together and lost much. But after almost 3 years sober, they're happier than ever and inspiring others to choose a better life.

Meet the first European country to legalise cannabis: Luxembourg - Health Europa

Thu, 2019-08-08 13:17
Meet the first European country to legalise cannabis: Luxembourg  Health Europa

Calling on its EU neighbours to relax their drug laws, Luxembourg's health minister confirmed plans to become the first European country to legalise cannabis ...

Jason Turner: Don't let pot policy turn Wisconsin into an addiction-for-profit state - Madison.com

Thu, 2019-08-08 13:00
Jason Turner: Don't let pot policy turn Wisconsin into an addiction-for-profit state  Madison.com

A recent column by state Rep. Melissa Sargent, D-Madison, called commercial pot a “gateway to equity, opportunity, and moving Wisconsin forward.” Such an ...

Cannabinoids for Chronic Pain: An Opioid Alternative? - Psychiatric Times

Thu, 2019-08-08 09:49
Cannabinoids for Chronic Pain: An Opioid Alternative?  Psychiatric Times

The cannabinoids (particularly CBD) have been hailed as non-addictive solutions to using escalating doses of opioids for chronic pain. More in this research ...

Luxembourg could become first EU country to fully legalise cannabis - Euronews

Thu, 2019-08-08 07:59
Luxembourg could become first EU country to fully legalise cannabis  Euronews

In an interview with Politico, Health Minister Etienne Schneider confirmed his government's plans to legalise production and consumption of cannabis for ...

Kamala Harris Wants You to Forget Her War on Drugs - InsideSources

Thu, 2019-08-08 06:59
Kamala Harris Wants You to Forget Her War on Drugs  InsideSources

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is vehemently against the War on Drugs — and she would like for you to forget her own record on the.

Understanding Nicotine, Stigma, and Public Health's Use of Scare Tactics - InsideSources

Thu, 2019-08-08 06:59
Understanding Nicotine, Stigma, and Public Health's Use of Scare Tactics  InsideSources

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is responsible for the regulation of tobacco and nicotine products. As a part of its purview of enforcement, the FDA.

Canadian pot company Tilray ships CBD to US for clinical trials on alcohol and PTSD - CNBC

Thu, 2019-08-08 06:00
Canadian pot company Tilray ships CBD to US for clinical trials on alcohol and PTSD  CNBC

Tilray has begun shipping CBD to researchers at New York University to study alcohol and post-traumatic stress disorders, the Canadian pot company ...

Is weed safe for pregnant women? This study seeks answers, but is drawing critics - USA TODAY

Wed, 2019-08-07 15:10
Is weed safe for pregnant women? This study seeks answers, but is drawing critics  USA TODAY

Recent reports have shown that the number of pregnant women who use pot have doubled – but is it actually safe?

Thailand produces 1st batch of cannabis oil, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Wed, 2019-08-07 15:00
Thailand produces 1st batch of cannabis oil, SE Asia News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

Thailand's state-owned drug-maker presented its first batch of cannabis oil to the Health Ministry yesterday as the country readied public hospitals to prescribe ...

Couple inspires with before-and-after transformation since battling addiction - GMA

Wed, 2019-08-07 14:06
Couple inspires with before-and-after transformation since battling addiction  GMA

A Tennessee couple is spreading a message of hope with photos before and after kicking their drug habits.