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Latest medical cannabis research, studies and news

In What States Can I Treat My Condition With Medical Marijuana?
Medical marijuana has been legalized in 28 states, and this means that patients with a debilitating condition can now legally benefit from medical cannabis programs.
Feb 17, 2017 12:10 PM
New insights into marijuana's effect on the developing brain
Marijuana has a cumulative effect on the developing brain, creating a mechanism that may promote addiction, suggest researchers
Oct 17, 2017 1:31 PM
Medical News Today
Medical marijuana a huge opportunity for Africa
All African nations are capable of cultivating medicinal marijuana to exploit a growing international acceptance of cannabis-based medicines. The current global market for marijuana products is US$3 billion and is expected to rise to US$56 billion as more countries and US states join the legalisation trend.
Oct 12, 2017 3:00 PM
IOL
Survey: A Quarter of Cancer Patients Use Legal Medical Marijuana.
Researchers found nearly all of the cancer patients surveyed want information about medical cannabis but can't find much.
Oct 3, 2017 2:22 PM
Entrepreneur
Philippines Health Committee Passes Medical Cannabis Bill
After much debate, the Philippines House Committee on Health has endorsed House Bill 180, which would legalize cannabis for medical use in the Philippines.
Sep 28, 2017 1:06 PM
Leafly
Majority of Utah’s “Active” Mormons Support Medical Marijuana
Apparently, Jon Huntsman Sr. is not alone in his devout beliefs or his support of medical marijuana. According to a new poll, a majority of Utah’s “active” members of the Mormon church are joining Huntsman in his support of the medicinal herb.
Sep 22, 2017 3:53 PM
Marijuana.com
5 Ways Cannabinoids Improve Your Health While You Are Stoned
Honestly speaking, there are few things that can be both pleasurable and beneficial for people. Fortunately, marijuana is one of them. Thanks to its compounds, the herb provides users with an unforgettable high and substantial therapeutic advantages. While cannabis consumers are experiencing psychedelic feelings, cannabinoids are actively working on improving their health. Here is a list of five ways in which cannabis compounds help people while they are stoned.
Aug 23, 2017 12:05 PM
Can CBD Kill Leukemia Cells?
Scientists continue to look for effective cures for cancer. And it seems they might have found a new solution for treating leukemia in children. Landon Riddle, a little boy who became the youngest medical cannabis patient in Colorado back in 2013, was diagnosed with leukemia at the age of two. After a year of conventional treatment, his mother Sierra took a risk and started to replace some of the harshest prescription drugs with medical cannabis oil.
Aug 21, 2017 12:05 PM
5 Ways to Stimulate Your Cannabinoid Receptors Without Cannabis
Our endocannabinoid system is full of cannabinoid receptors that help our system regulate appetite, sleep, memory, mood, and the immune system. When the level of endocannabinoids is low, we feel sick and depressed, and cannabis compounds can quickly replenish this loss. But how can you stimulate your cannabinoid receptors if marijuana use is still illegal in your state? Fortunately, there are five natural ways that will make you feel better even when you are out of cannabis.
Aug 10, 2017 12:30 PM
Cannabis Topicals: THC vs. CBD
While cannabis topicals are not as popular as joints or marijuana-infused sweets, they can be of great value, especially for the people who use marijuana for medical purposes. Creams and lotions infused with cannabis allow you to use the plant discreetly and get the effects almost immediately, which is extremely important when you are dealing with severe pain. Plus, there are a lot of cannabis-infused beauty products that may help you improve the way you feel and look.
Aug 8, 2017 12:05 PM
Ohio to Accept Schools’ Medical Cannabis Research Applications
Universities and colleges in Ohio will soon be allowed to apply for medical cannabis testing licenses. At the same time, private companies and small businesses will have to wait one more year to start applying.
Aug 7, 2017 12:25 PM
New Study Proves CBD Oil Can Alleviate Side Effects of HPV Vaccines
The HPV (Human papillomavirus) vaccine has long been disputable, since it may cause a long list of side effects, including postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS), chronic fatigue, dysautonomic syndrome, and multiple system atrophy. Israeli scientists have recently found that CBD oils might relieve most of the debilitating symptoms of HPV vaccines.
Aug 3, 2017 12:55 PM
5 Advantages of Drinking Cannabis Tea
When it comes to consuming marijuana, most people prefer smoking joints, but not everyone. Today, when more and more therapeutic properties of the herb are discovered, people may want to use weed but at the same time avoid the negative health consequences associated with smoking. This is where cannabis tea comes in handy.
Aug 2, 2017 12:30 PM
3 Medical Cannabis Events to Attend in August
Each year, medical cannabis gains more and more support across the world. Today, over a half of the states in the U.S. have legalized medical weed in some form. Do you want to know more about various medicinal properties of cannabis, meet like-minded people, and get a better understanding of the local and federal medical marijuana policies? Consider attending at least one of the following three events and you will find the answers to most of your questions.
Aug 1, 2017 12:25 PM
Sex and Microdosing Cannabis
The idea of consuming cannabis in small doses is becoming more and more popular these days. You can find information about the main aspects that lie at the basis of this concept in one of our recent articles. The purpose of microdosing is to use cannabis for the health benefits and not the psychoactive side effects. Moreover, some experts insist that microdosing can also improve your sex life.
Jul 25, 2017 12:05 PM
How to Shake Up Your Sex Life With High-CBD Products
High-THC marijuana strains are often recommended as an arousing medicine for better sex. However, high-CBD products can be more beneficial for some people thanks to their anti-inflammation and analgesic properties. So, here are some tips on using CBD products for improving your sex life.
Jul 21, 2017 12:05 PM
Cannabis Effects at Different Stages of Our Lives
There is limited research on the effects of cannabis on the human body. Most of the time, the studies are conducted on animals. However, from the little bits we already know, it is evident that the herb impacts us differently as we age.
Jul 18, 2017 12:05 PM
CBDV Cannabinoid: Therapeutic Effects and Treatable Conditions
Many of us know that cannabis is full of beneficial compounds, but most medical marijuana doctors pay attention only to the effects of such cannabinoids as THC and CBD. However, recent studies have revealed that cannabidivarin, or CBDV, has a great potential for treating epilepsy and other neurological diseases. What is CBDV and how it can help medical marijuana users?
Jul 17, 2017 12:20 PM
Alcohol Changes Your Brain Structure, While Cannabis Does Not
Alcohol and cannabis are often associated with adverse effects on the human brain. However, a recent study reveals that marijuana does not cause any harm to the brain structure. In contrast, the chronic use of alcohol has an adverse impact on gray matter volume and white matter integrity.
Jul 14, 2017 12:05 PM
The Biggest Question About AVB: Can You Smoke Vaped Weed?
Vaping cannabis is known to be better for your health than smoking it. When you vape weed, no actual combustion happens; this is why vapor is significantly cleaner than smoke from a joint or a pipe. In the absence of fire, your vaporized weed does not turn to ash. This begs the question of whether it is possible to reuse it somehow. Or maybe the best thing you can do is throw it away? We at MJWellness will try to help you find the answer.
Jul 12, 2017 12:25 PM