Mexico Just Legalized Medical Pot Nationwide Exposing America’s Oppression – June 20, 2017

One year after Mexican President Peña Nieto began speaking out and criticizing the global drug policy, Mexico has now legalized marijuana for medicinal purposes.

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BREAKING: New Zealand Just Made It Legal For Doctors To Prescribe CBD Oil — June 2, 2017

Credit: Medical Marijuana Inc. All around the world, people are using cannabis to treat a variety of afflictions. From using cannabidiol (CBD) to cure cancer and alleviate seizures to smoking the flower to reduce depression and feelings of anxiety, it has been proven time and time again to be a medicine, not a drug. Fortunately,…

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Hospitals Begin Dispensing Medical Cannabis Oil to Patients – May 11, 2017

Anna Hunt, StaffWaking Times Grand Cayman’s CTMH Doctors Hospital and Cayman Pharmacy Group has started dispensing cannabis oil to patients with a valid medical documentation. To meet expected demand, CTMH purchased nearly 13 liters of cannabis oil from Canadian-based CanniMed® Oils. Doctors at the hospital can now prescribe it to selected patients who reside in the Cayman Islands. The hospital officials…

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Cannabinoids Could Be Part Of The Cure For Alzheimer’s, Preliminary Study Finds – May 10, 2017

By Brianna Acuesta for trueactivist.com In a preliminary study conducted by researchers from the Salk Institute it was found that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and other compounds found in marijuana could aid in the process of removing plaque-forming proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that causes a person to lose their memory at varying rates…

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First of Its Kind Study Finds Cannabis May Be a “Miracle” Treatment for Autistic Kids – April 26, 2017

A new study is showing quite positive results in the use of cannabis as a treatment for children suffering the symptoms of autism.

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States With Medical Marijuana Laws Have Lower Rates of Opioid-Related Deaths, Study Finds – April 20, 2017

April 21st, 2017 By Carolanne Wright Contributing writer for Wake Up World A recent study has stumbled upon a surprising finding: in states with legalized medical marijuana programs, opioid painkiller deaths have taken a sharp downward turn. Data analysis revealed that hospitals failed to see the predicted uptick of pot smokers cross through their doors, but…

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Cannabidiol (CBD) found to cut seizures in HALF among severe epilepsy patients, scientists find – April 20, 2017

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(Natural News) Taking cannabis-based medicine may significantly reduce the number of seizures by half in children and adults with a severe form of epilepsy called Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS), according to a recent study. Researchers said Lennox-Gastaut syndrome starts in childhood, and that patients with LGS experience multiple kinds of seizures: drop seizures and tonic-clonic seizures. During…

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