Author: Patrick OBrien

Scientists are Still Not Sure of the Full Benefits of Marijuana in Cure of Cancer

Cannabis has been used extensively in the treatment of many diseases and in relieving pain in patients who suffer from terminal illnesses. While there is cannabis news all over the Internet that Cannabis and especially cannabinoids can be used in the management and perhaps the cure of cancer, scientists still feel that there is the […]

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Medical Marijuana Can Help People With Seizures

The use of medical marijuana for seizures and epilepsy has been a hot potato in the cannabis news updates. This is not surprising because humans have used marijuana for thousands of years to treat certain conditions. Today, marijuana is seen as a great potential for managing seizures thanks to several types of research showing great […]

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Finally some merchant banking solutions for the cannabis market

In the latest marijuana news, two cannabis-related companies join forces to help the industry move forward. Even the most enthusiastic cannabis users may not have heard of Greenery Map or PayHouse Consulting Group. These two firms are now working together to help make the cannabis industry more efficient and streamlined. While Greenery Map is geared […]

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Researchers have learned a lot about why different strains of cannabis produce different effects

If you’ve used cannabis, you’ve certainly noticed that different strains of marijuana can produce drastically different effects. However, until recently, scientists did not know much about why this is the case. Recent research has led to marijuana news that has shed a lot of light on this phenomenon, which is now known to be caused […]

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Cannabinoids and Tourette’s Syndrome

What is Tourette’s Syndrome? Contrary to what the media portrays, not all people suffering from Tourette’s Syndrome randomly scream out curse words. In fact, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, only about 10% of those with the disorder actually do that. Tourette’s Syndrome is a neurological disorder characterized by uncontrollable vocal […]

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Researchers still don’t know exactly how marijuana affects drivers

If you live in a state where marijuana is legal, you’ve probably wondered what the laws are when it comes to cannabis and driving. All states have laws that make it illegal to drive while impaired by cannabis. In most states, the legal limit for one’s blood alcohol content while driving is 0.08%, which is […]

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Scientists have learned a lot about how marijuana affects sleep

If you suffer from insomnia, marijuana is likely to be much safer than commonly used medications to treat it and can be highly beneficial for you. Insomnia is extremely common as well as 1 in 4 Americans have acute insomnia at some point during the year, and the same study found that 1 in 10 […]

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Medical marijuana has improved the lives of millions of patients in America

If you go back around 25 years, there was not a single state with legalized medical cannabis. However, after cannabis was legalized for medical purposes in California and Arizona during 1996, a major legalization movement began. Nowadays, that legalization movement has affected nearly the entire nation as all but three states have some type of […]

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