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Medical cannabis: US researchers battle for access to the plant

Despite more states approving medical cannabis, federal laws make it extremely hard to study its safety and effectiveness. Suzy Frisch reports  
bmj.com
almost 5 years ago
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Medical cannabis: US researchers battle for access to the plant

Despite more states approving medical cannabis, federal laws make it extremely hard to study its safety and effectiveness. Suzy Frisch reports  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Most Americans say medical marijuana shouldn't be used by kids or in front of kids

4 in 5 people say adults shouldn't be allowed to use medical marijuana in front of children; support of patient use much lower for kids than adultsMedical marijuana and...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Medical marijuana for children with developmental and behavioral disorders?

Despite lack of evidence, some are advocating cannabis for children with autism, reports Journal of Developmental and Behavioral PediatricsAs medical marijuana...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Studies find medical marijuana unproven to help many illnesses

Evidence was weak that marijuana helps anxiety and sleep disorders; many edible products list inaccurate amounts of active ingredients  
theguardian.com
over 4 years ago
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What Happened When They Treated Autistic Children With Medical Cannabis

For some bizarre reason, there is not a state in the US that recognizes Autism as a qualifying condition to use cannabis medically, except in the case of California where doctors can prescribe cannabis to anyone they feel will benefit medicinally. That’s not to say that activists in some states aren’t fighting and working hard to […]  
collective-evolution.com
over 4 years ago
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Stratospheric Rise of Medical Marijuana in Epilepsy

An 'interesting mix of science, politics, and social phenomena' has moved medical marijuana to the forefront of treatment for severe drug-resistant epilepsy, says the author of a new review article on the topic.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Pharmacy Students' Knowledge Regarding Medical Marijuana

Should pharmacy students be getting additional education on the use and potential adverse effects of medical marijuana?  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Medical Marijuana at Forefront in Drug-Resistant Epilepsy CME/CE

: Cannabidiol and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol may be effective in the treatment of some patients with epilepsy, but data from studies in humans are quite limited, and no conclusions can be drawn.  
medscape.org
about 4 years ago
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RA: No 'Sound Evidence' to Support Use of Cannabinoids

Available studies do not support the use of medical marijuana in rheumatic disorders, although there is merit to further research, authors of a systematic review concluded.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Latin America's Biggest Medical Cannabis Farm Sprouts in Chile

Latin America's largest medicinal marijuana farm was formally inaugurated on Tuesday, marking another step in the region's growing acceptance of therapeutic uses for the formerly illegal plant.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Medical Marijuana and Driving

A pain expert cautions about the medical and potential legal risks of patients driving under the influence of medical marijuana.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Marijuana for Cancer: No Benefit, but Don't Tell Patients

As more states approve medical marijuana, oncologists should be prepared to field questions from patients, but the available scientific data are limited.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Medical Marijuana Advocates Rally to Loosen Restrictions

Medical marijuana advocates are hoping Congress will approve reclassification of the drug from schedule I to schedule II, but legislation to do that has not gained much traction on Capitol Hill.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Medical Cannabis: Treatment Options for Neurologic Conditions

Medical marijuana is proving to be a viable treatment option for many medical conditions, especially neurological disorders. What are the most commonly approved neurological uses?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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High Hope for Medical Marijuana in Digestive Disorders

Does science suggest that medical marijuana could be effective in the treatment of various digestive disorders, and could legalization provide an avenue for further research into its benefits?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Is the Hype of Medical Marijuana All Smoke and Mirrors?

Is there enough scientific data to recommend marijuana as a medical treatment?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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APS Issues New Guidance on Medical Marijuana for Pain

With patients increasingly turning to herbal cannabis for chronic pain -- legally or not -- the American Pain Society white paper offers clinical guidance and strong suggestions on the need for more research.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Stem Cells, B Cells, and T Cells in Focus at CMSC

Presentations at the upcoming Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers meeting will also shed light on working with patients using alternative treatments, such as medical marijuana and dietary supplements.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago