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New research into medical marijuana and arthritis to be conducted at Dalhousie

HALIFAX – The Arthritis Society has announced it is funding research into medical cannabis at Dalhousie University.

In a media release, the society said Dr. Jason McDougall was awarded a three-year research grant to look into how the drug impacts arthritis pain. 108 more words

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MARGARET WENTE:Medical marijuana is a charade

Last year, the federal government spent $5.2-million on medical marijuana for Canada’s veterans. This year it will spend a lot more. Marijuana is a popular way to relieve the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and some veterans swear it saved their lives. 61 more words

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7 Marijuana Propaganda Posters from the Past

Just why is marijuana is illegal anyway?  As you can see from the following posters there was a lot of negative/uninformed propaganda that was dished out in the early 1900’s.   73 more words

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Medical Marijuana Grower Buys Land In Allegany County

CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — A company planning to grow medical marijuana has purchased land in Allegany County to cultivate the plant.

The Cumberland Times-News reports that Vast Organic Farms has bought 26 acres in Oldtown and is hoping to obtain one of 15 licenses the state of Maryland is planning to issue by early 2016 for medical marijuana growers. 70 more words

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ResponsibleOhio gets next victory for marijuana legalization

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WDTN) – In just matter of days, Ohioans could know whether a marijuana amendment will be on the November ballot.

About a week, the group ResponsibleOhio turned in its nearly 700,000 signatures to Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted. 84 more words

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Health Benefits of JUICING RAW Cannabis

“If cannabis were discovered in the Amazon rainforest today, people would be clambering to make as much use as they could of all of the potential benefits of the plant. 613 more words

Fewer crimes, more revenue as medical marijuana industry stabilizes in Colorado Springs

Data from the city of Colorado Springs, its police department and the Colorado Department of Revenue show interesting trends as the marijuana industry matures amid growing pains that have attracted national attention, including the cash-only nature of the business. 32 more words

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