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  • October 25, 2015

CNN’s Report: ‘Marijuana Study Findings’ are another form of ‘Reefer Madness’

Daniel Keeton 2015-10-25 “Marijuana Study:  Number of Americans toking up doubles in 10 years” is misleading, perhaps intentionally –  Before I take you on a short journey a few caveats should be noted. I do not hold a PhD, I do call myself a scientist nor am I a statistician. However, I am very much

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  • October 21, 2015

Brookings Institute Calls on the US Government to Accelerate Medical Cannabis Research

Policy and Legislation Cannabis Health 2015-10-21 This article by Christopher Ingraham, appears courtesy of the Independent  In a strongly-worded new report out Tuesday, researchers at the Brookings Institution call on the federal government to eliminate roadblocks to Medical Marijuana research in the U.S. “The federal government is stifling Medical research in a rapidly transforming area of

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  • October 16, 2015

Cannabinoids and the Immune System: “Immuno-Cannabinoid Effects”

Stuart Tomc 2015-10-16 Building on a previous article, Cannabidiol 101: A Peek into Cannabinoid Chemistry, the endocannabinoid system, or ECS, is a remarkably complex signaling network that has widespread effects within the body. In fact, many studies have been published examining the effects of various components of the ECS on appetite, metabolic health, blood sugar

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  • October 16, 2015

‘Medical Cannabis’ Must Triumph Over ‘Medical Marijuana’ – The Time is Now

Cannabis Health 2015-10-16 Medical Marijuana may be a popular term, but learn and understand why Medical Cannabis is preferable. This article originally appeared via Constance Pure Botanic Extracts.   (Cannabis Health wholeheartedly endorses the dialogue.)   We prefer to use the scientific name, cannabis, rather than the common name, Marijuana, because we are aligned with evidence-based Medical

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  • October 15, 2015

Super-Majorities of Swing States Endorse Medical Cannabis Access and Broader Legalization

Policy and Legislation Cannabis Health 2015-10-15 by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Super-majorities of voters believe that Medical cannabis should be legal, and most men additionally support legalizing Marijuana for all adults, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University Swing State poll. Pollsters gauged support for Marijuana law reform in Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.