Toddler Among First to Get Medical Marijuana

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(CNN/Meredith) –  The first medical marijuana dispensary in Texas to allow epilepsy patients to fill their prescriptions in person is now open. One of the first to do so in …

Medical Marijuana Used to Treat Autism-Related Disorders

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PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — Abigail Dar’s son, Yuval, is 24-years-old, and she says he is severely autistic.   Mollie Ryckman Barrett’s youngest daughter, Sumer, is 13-years-old and has Asperger Syndrome. …

What Is a Medical Marijuana Card and How Do You Get One

What Is a Medical Marijuana Card and How Do You Get One

A medical marijuana card (also known as “MMID” or “cannabis card”) is an identification card used by patients to enter medical dispensaries (or “cannabis clubs”) and purchase the plant to …

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Medical Marijuana – What’s It Good For?

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Interest in medical marijuana is growing steadily, fanned by a large political movement that aims to increase its availability and legality. But what’s it actually good for? Inaccurate, uncited memes …

FDA Hints It May Explore Marijuana Health Claims

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration may start cracking down on claims that marijuana has health benefits that haven’t been proven, the agency’s commissioner said Tuesday. “I see people who …

Medical Marijuana: Ways Cannabis Might be Good for you

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It’s been a long time coming but we’re finally investigating (scientifically) the medicinal properties of a drug that’s been used for millennia — marijuana. Cannabis is probably best known as …

5 Ground-breaking Medical Marijuana Discoveries

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Medical Marijuana Discoveries The groundbreaking medical marijuana discoveries on this list have advanced our understanding of how the cannabis plant can treat diseases and help improve health. Because the U.S. …