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Rogue pot shops flout Vancouver's medical marijuana bylaws and remain open

VANCOUVER — They are ubiquitous, still. Marijuana dispensaries, ranging in style from pristine to slightly scary to plain sad, continue to offer illicit products in Vancouver, despite an expensive effort by city officials to limit their number with rules and enforcement provisions unique in Canada. 633 more words


Can Medical Marijuana Help End the Opioid Epidemic?

Like many people, economist W. David Bradford says he was under the impression that medical marijuana was something only young people would be interested in. At least, that’s what he thought until his own… 912 more words

Second Dispensing Organization Authorized In Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s Department of Health has granted its second dispensing authorization for medical marijuana.

On Wednesday the agency notified Surterra Therapeutics that it has been approved for processing and dispensing low-THC cannabis. 116 more words


New neurologists

The best part of Dylan’s visit was his mood he was happy. His VNS was finally checked and in working order. The new neurologists attitude is that she knows what is best for our child. 74 more words

Special Needs

Podcast: Aphria Inc CEO Vic Neufeld on changes to the medical marijuana rules

Aphria Inc. (CVE:APH) (OTCMKTS:APHQF) (FRA:10E) CEO Vic Neufeld says the changing rules to Canada’s marijuana for medical purposes regulations (MMPR) means only lowest cost producers like his company will survive. 1,517 more words

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Can Marijuana Treat Alzheimer's? - MPP Blog

A recent study conducted at Salk Institute for Biological Studies showed that medical marijuana might be a potentially effective treatment for patients with Alzheimer’s disease. According to the study, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) “stimulates the removal of toxic plaque in the brain, a common feature of the disease” and treats inflammation, preventing neuron damage in the brain. 16 more words


Marijuana could help Alzheimer’s patients, study says | WGNO

Could medical marijuana treat Alzheimer’s patients? One recent study found THC, the psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, stimulates the removal of toxic plaque in the brain, a common feature … 10 more words