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Australian survey finds cannabis use in epilepsy

March 10, 2017

A survey conducted by the advocacy group Epilepsy Action Australia has found that 14% of patients with epilepsy have used cannabis products as a way to manage their seizures. The survey also found ... (more)

FDA Approves New Immune Therapy Drug Keytruda For Lung Cancer

October 04, 2015

Federal officials approved a new drug Friday for last-ditch treatment of the deadliest cancer of all — advanced lung cancer.... (more)

The Relationship Between Marijuana and Cancer

May 04, 2015

The debate regarding the consequences of marijuana use and potential legalization has proven to be heated. Proponents of legalization insist that marijuana presents ... (more)

Medical Marijuana as a Wonder Drug

October 21, 2014

Medical marijuana is a rather new term, put in place to make using the drug for medicinal purposes more palatable to politicians and mainstream society, but people h... (more)

The Health Effects of Legal Pot

June 17, 2014

Many Americans hold the belief that smoking marijuana is inherently bad for your health. While inhaling any type of smoke into your lungs is not necessarily healthy,... (more)

Cannabis may reverse the aging process in the brain: Here are 5 other health benefits of marijuana

May 20, 2017

By Alexandra Lozovschi A recent study on mice revealed ... (more)

Your stoner friend really is a lot more relaxed than you, scientists confirm

August 03, 2017

By Christopher Ingraham You might be surprised to learn that the research to date... (more)

Marijuana may help ease nerve pain

August 17, 2017

By Randy Dotinga Marijuana may be slightly effective at reducing chronic nerve pain known as neuropathy. But there's little evidence on whether pot helps treat other types... (more)