A student is fighting to be able to consume medicinal marijuana at university

This Canadian student, suffering from a serious genetic disease, was prescribed medicinal marijuana to ease his pain. But the university refuses to let him attend classes under the influence of drugs.

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Cannabis was rated best treatment against fibromyalgia

cannabis_best_treatment_for_fibromyagia-8f13cIt was discovered during a recent survey that cannabis was the most effective treatment against fibromyalgia, with an efficiency exceeding all existing drugs.

Fibromyalgia is a disorder that s chronic fatigue accompanying deep muscle pain, migraines and depression. Although patients with this disorder have a choice of three drugs, the good old cannabis has proven that its action exceeded that of all drugs synthesized in the laboratory. In a recent online survey conducted by the National Pain Foundation, more than 1,300 patients with fibromyalgia were interviewed. The result is that cannabis has been designated as the most effective for the treatment of symptoms. Continue reading

Cannabis would improve the visual sensitivity!

Cannabinoids may slow vision loss associated with degenerative diseases of the back of the eye, whether hereditary or age-related. They might even give eyesight!

These are chemical molecules that activate receptors with affinity to tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), one of the active components of cannabis.

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Marijuana, 100 times less dangerous than alcohol and snuff according to a new study

The legalization of marijuana use in America more broadly currently has a new study in Nature that supports it. On the same has been found that moderate consumption of marijuana is more than 100 times less dangerous toxicity level than that of alcohol, cocaine or snuff.

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Testimonies collected about Medical Marijuana

“I wish I could get my cannabis in pharmacies”

Until then, it was unthinkable, or defying the law. But since June 8, France allows the National Security Agency of Medicines authorized health products based on cannabis. It goes on to consider marketing applications laboratories. Already, some patients for whom drugs had reached its limits, use cannabis for therapeutic use. A few responded to the call for evidence testimonies in Lemonde.

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Cannabis: Preventive brain damage?

Marijuana is a recreational drug well known, but not that …; Besides extensive scientific research has been conducted on the therapeutic properties of marijuana in the past decade. Similarly, the findings of some patients and doctors on the improvement of symptoms associated to certain diseases, also tend to show that the medical cannabis is a valuable aid for people with chronic diseases, including cancer, as well on post-traumatic stress disorder, the fight against pain, insomnia, lack of appetite and other symptoms of varying severity and troublesome.

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