Study finds increase in illicit pot use, abuse in states that allow medical marijuana

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Spread the love Researchers have concluded that medical marijuana laws are a contributing factor to increased illegal use and abuse of the drug. In a study published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Psychiatry, researchers noted a significant

Goodell: Marijuana addictive, unsafe for players

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Spread the love NFL commissioner Roger Goodell may be willing to consider allowing players to use marijuana for medical reasons, but he remains against the banned drug for recreational use. Goodell said Friday morning on ESPN’s “Mike & Mike” radio show that

People At High Risk For Schizophrenia Should Avoid Marijuana

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Spread the love We have long known that schizophrenia, a brain condition that affects about one percent of the U.S. population, has genetic roots, but new research suggests that the condition may be triggered by environmental factors, particularly marijuana use. According to

Should Your Insurance Company Pay For Medical Marijuana? Judges Are Starting To Rule That Way

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Spread the love Recent court rulings in Canada and the U.S. could set a new precedent for insurance companies to pay for doctor-prescribed medical marijuana. In the last few months, in consideration of the addictive potential of opiates and relatively few safety

A Republican Is Trying To Get Weed Removed From Controlled Substance List

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Spread the love During Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing in January, the former Alabama senator said if lawmakers and citizens wanted federal marijuana laws changed, then Congress needed to pass a law to change the rule. A Republican representative from Virginia,

Medical Marijuana Market Size to Reach USD 55.8 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

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Spread the love SAN FRANCISCO, February 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The global medical marijuana market is expected to reach a value of USD 55.8 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. It has been identified that,

WATCH: Former Cop With Parkinson’s Tries Cannabis Treatment for First Time

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Spread the love Over the past couple of years, The Free Thought Project has reported on many amazing examples of medical cannabis helping people who suffer from debilitating conditions. Numerous videos exist of children’s seizures stopping almost instantly after a dose of

The Public Opinion in the Legal Cannabis Industry

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Spread the love NEW YORK, January 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — www.Financialbuzz.com – The cannabis market is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States as eight more states had legalized cannabis for medicinal use in 2016. In addition, Proposition 64,

Utah To Unveil Medical Marijuana Bills!

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Spread the love Utah lawmakers will unveil multiple medical marijuana legislations Friday, a Fox 13 journalist reported Thursday. Last year, two bills were introduced in the state Senate that would allow people with certain medical conditions to use cannabis. Both measures failed