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Medical marijuana has potential as Alzheimer’s treatment, study says – CNN



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Medical marijuana has potential as Alzheimer's treatment, study says
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(CNN) Could medical marijuana treat Alzheimer's patients? One recent study found THC, the psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, stimulates the removal of toxic plaque in the brain, a common feature of the disease. Furthermore, the researchers discovered ...
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Medical marijuana to be studied as treatment for veterans’ PTSD – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV



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Medical marijuana to be studied as treatment for veterans' PTSD
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Denver, CO (KDVR) — A groundbreaking trial funded by Colorado soon will shed light on the use of medical marijuana by veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. For the first time, the Drug Enforcement Agency has given the green light to ...

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Fewer Coloradans seek treatment for pot use, but heavier use seen – The Denver Post



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Fewer Coloradans seek treatment for pot use, but heavier use seen
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Colorado's treatment centers have seen a trend toward heavier marijuana use among patients in the years after the state legalized the drug, according to a new report from the Colorado Department of Public Safety. The 143-page report released Monday is ...
New report highlights impact of marijuana legalization in Colo.The Denver Channel
Legal Pot In Colorado Didn't Mean More Kids Smoking It: StudyHuffington Post Canada
The Impact of Legal Cannabis on Property ValuesThe Marijuana Times
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NJ bill would allow medical marijuana treatment of menstrual cramps – NorthJersey.com



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NJ bill would allow medical marijuana treatment of menstrual cramps
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NJ bill would allow medical marijuana treatment of menstrual cramps. By KIM LUEDDEKE. Staff Writer |. The Record. TRENTON – Women who suffer from painful menstrual cramps could find relief in medical marijuana, if state legislation introduced this week ...
NJ Assemblyman Wants To Allow Medical Marijuana Use For Menstrual CrampsCBS Local
Menstrual cramps considered for medical marijuana treatmentNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Will Menstrual Cramps Qualify For NJ Medical Marijuana?Patch.com
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Potential Marijuana Legalization in Arizona Threatens TASC Drug Treatment Firm’s Funding – Phoenix New Times



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Potential Marijuana Legalization in Arizona Threatens TASC Drug Treatment Firm's Funding
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While legalization might make it harder for TASC to stay in business, cannabis consumers won't miss the program. As New Times reported earlier this month, experts believe that just 12 percent to 16 percent of people who smoke marijuana regularly meet ...

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More veterans press VA to recognize medical marijuana as treatment option – Washington Post



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More veterans press VA to recognize medical marijuana as treatment option
Washington Post
VA says that its physicians and chronic-pain specialists “are prohibited from recommending and prescribing medical marijuana for PTSD or other pain-related issues.” Medical staff are also prohibited from completing paperwork required to enroll in state ...
Nanaimo-based cannabis producer partners with UBC on marijuana studyNanaimo News Bulletin

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More veterans press VA to recognize medical marijuana as treatment option – Washington Post


More veterans press VA to recognize medical marijuana as treatment option
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VA says that its physicians and chronic-pain specialists “are prohibited from recommending and prescribing medical marijuana for PTSD or other pain-related issues.” Medical staff are also prohibited from completing paperwork required to enroll in state ...
Growing number of vets press VA to recognize medical marijuanaMiddletown Press
Nanaimo-based cannabis producer partners with UBC on marijuana studyNanaimo News Bulletin

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Police chief: Legalize marijuana, use tax revenue to fund drug treatment – Wisconsin State Journal



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Police chief: Legalize marijuana, use tax revenue to fund drug treatment
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Madison Police Chief Mike Koval endorsed the legalization of marijuana last week, saying the drug should be regulated and taxed, with revenues used to fund treatment programs for harder drugs. The comments came during an interview with the State ...
Despite comparable use, police sanctions for smoking pot fall far more on blacksChippewa Herald

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