MJWellness

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
15 Best Ways to Practice Self-Care in Los Angeles
Self-care practices are vital for your health and wellness. Here are some ways to unwind, refocus, and take care of your needs.
Jun 19, 2018 2:21 PM
High Times
Understanding The Effects of Cannabis
A breakdown of the science of how cannabis works with our bodies through compounds such as cannabinoids, flavonoids and terpenes.
Jun 12, 2018 12:00 PM
Cannabis Now
After Another Delay, Ohio Prepares to Announce Medical Marijuana Licenses
The Ohio pharmacy board is expected to announce today what businesses will be allowed to sell medical marijuana beginning this September.
Jun 4, 2018 1:38 PM
WOSU
Philadelphia to Treat Opioid Addiction with Medical Marijuana
In a continued effort to combat the opioid epidemic, Philadelphia health officials will start to offer medical marijuana to recovering opioid addicts.
May 24, 2018 2:43 PM
High Times
We Can’t Avoid Menopause But Cannabis Makes It Easier
Menopause is one of the most dramatic changes a woman’s body will undertake in her lifetime.
May 17, 2018 3:37 PM
Leafly
FDA-Approved Study of Marijuana for Vets with PTSD Starts Phase 2
The first FDA-approved study of marijuana for vets with PTSD starts phase 2, inspiring optimism for the future of veterans’ health.
May 8, 2018 1:35 PM
High Times
Reefer Madness — ignoring the benefits of medical marijuana
The Federal Controlled Substance Act classifies cannabis in the strictest category, Schedule I, along with substances like LSD and heroin
May 3, 2018 3:18 PM
The Altamont Enterprise
Marijuana Affects Cognitive Function… but Only for 72 Hours
Researchers say the “brain haze” from marijuana only lasts for three days. However, other experts say the drug still has long-term effects on teenagers.
Apr 26, 2018 1:57 PM
Health Line
Does Cannabis Affect Your Immune System?
It’s a question that isn’t brought up often but still warrants investigation. Does cannabis affect your immune system?
Apr 15, 2018 3:29 PM
High Times
Two New Studies Find Cannabis Reduces Opioid Prescriptions
More studies, more findings that cannabis reduces opioid use
Apr 3, 2018 3:25 PM
Leafly
Cannabis Pharmaceuticals Announce Positive Results from Anti-Tumor Cannabinoid Study
Cannabics Pharmaceuticals announced today that it has received positive results from a pre-clinical study on the anti-tumor effects of cannabinoids on cancerous tumor cells.
Mar 30, 2018 3:24 PM
Green Market Report
Is It Safe To Use Cannabis After Surgery?
Is it safe to use cannabis after surgery to relieve pain?
Mar 20, 2018 3:06 PM
High Times
Coffee affects cannabis and steroid systems
Coffee affects your metabolism in dozens of other ways besides waking you up, including your metabolism of neurotransmitters typically linked to cannabis, a study reports.
Mar 15, 2018 2:50 PM
Science Daily
13-Year-Old Denied Life-Saving Treatment Because He Used CBD Oil
Kaden Hartman, the 13-year-old denied life-saving treatment because he used CBD oil, is a fighter. And so is his mother.
Mar 6, 2018 11:55 AM
High Times
CBD Oil Sales Skyrocket in the United Kingdom
CBD oil sales skyrocket in the United Kingdom, even though the plant is still prohibited.
Mar 1, 2018 1:30 PM
High Times
Comfortably numb – why some older people turn to cannabis for pain relief
When most people think of cannabis users, they probably think mainly of the younger generations. But it’s actually the 45 to 64 age group who show the highest proportion of household spending on cannabis.
Feb 20, 2018 2:10 PM
The Conversation
Can Olympic Athletes Use Cannabis? Officially No, But…
Whether or not you consider cannabis a performance-enhancing substance, it’s still a no-no for Olympic athletes. Being caught can mean suspension or even the loss of a medal.
Feb 14, 2018 2:04 PM
Leafly
Six-Year-Old Girl Just Became First Medical Marijuana Patient In Texas
A six-year-old girl just became first medical marijuana patient in Texas in order to treat her epilepsy.
Feb 6, 2018 12:45 PM
High Times