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Why Are We Testing Newborns for Pot?
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, babies, family, government, New Born Testing, marijuana, medicine, research, safety, science, society, study )

- 1877 days ago -
Screen-positive cannabinoid results from infant samples should not be reported without confirmation or appropriate consultation, because they cannot currently be interpreted."
Kicking Pot Can Lead to Withdrawal
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, addiction, marijuana, withdrawls, disease, risks, warning, drugs, abuse, prevention )

- 1938 days ago -
Chris M. -- who requested that his full name not be disclosed -- remembers the time in 1999 when he was caught by a security guard while smoking marijuana in a parking lot. For him, it was a wake-up call.
Tell Congress: Remove Marijuana As Schedule I Drug! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: marijuana, legalize, humans, drugs, AlternativeMed, disease, medicine )

- 2005 days ago -
The Controlled Substances Act, which regulates drug use and punishes offenders, still lists marijuana as a Schedule I Drug--on the same level as heroin or meth!
How Marijuana Can Be Detected in the Body
Health & Wellness  (tags: How, Marijuana, Can Be, Detected in, the Body )

- 2189 days ago -
While the effects of marijuana can be short-lived in one's system, it can still be detected even after days or weeks. It all depends on how often one uses it and how much of it is used each time a person smokes it.
Teens on Marijuana Prone to Schizophrenia and Psychosis
Health & Wellness  (tags: Teens on, Marijuana, Prone, to, Schizophrenia, Psychosis )

- 2189 days ago -
Teenagers should be aware of the possible psychological effects of using marijuana. Recent studies have shown that marijuana users, especially teens, could develop schizophrenia or psychosis with continued use of the drug.
Key Ingredient Staves Off Marijuana Memory Loss
Health & Wellness  (tags: marijuana, cannibis, drugs )

- 2667 days ago -
Smoking cannabis has long been associated with poor short-term memory, but a study now suggests that the strain of cannabis makes all the difference.In a test of short-term memory skills, only users of 'skunk'-type strains exhibited impaired recall
Top 50 Blogs on the Medicinal Marijuana Controversy
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cannabis, marijuana, Medical cannabis, medicinal marijuana )

- 2878 days ago -
Even though marijuana is banned for general use, it is allowed -- in some states -- for medicinal purposes. Recent developments regarding marijuana have brought the debate on medicinal marijuana back to the nation's center stage.
Medical Pot Dispensaries Growing at a Fast Clip
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, marijuana, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 2952 days ago -
When Andy Cookston and his wife opened Denver's first medical-marijuana dispensary three years ago, they hung no sign outside their door. Read more: qdVwSo
Observations: Pot Shows Promise for Reducing Multiple Sclerosis Patients' Symptoms
Health & Wellness  (tags: cannabis, marijuana, pot, drugs, health, medicine, study, treatment, research, AlternativeMed )

- 2962 days ago -
Doses of cannabis might help multiple sclerosis (MS) patients subdue their body spasms and move about more easily, according to a new review of recent studies.
WILLIAMS: California Doping Our Youths
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, AD-ADHS, marijuana, treatment, children, risks, irresponsible, warning )

- 2966 days ago -
I was horrified to read recently that it is increasingly common in California to treat children diagnosed with Attention- Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) with marijuana.
Maine Voters First to Licence Medical Marijuana
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicalmarijuana, cannabis, marijuana, medicalcannabis, maine, elections, voters, patientsrights, drugs, medicine )

- 2995 days ago -
Maine voters overwhelmingly approve licencing Medical Marijuana; other States poised to vote on similar measures. Landslide victory for Cannabis advocates! Federal Law will no longer interfere in States' Medical Cannabis regulation.
Impact Of Cannabis On Bones Changes With Age, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: cannabis, marijuana, osteoporosis )

- 3078 days ago -
Scientists investigating the effects of cannabis on bone health have found that its impact varies dramatically with age.
Marijuana Is Gateway Drug for Two Debates
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, wellness, Body-Mind-Spirit, addictions, marijuana, disease, drugs, risks, study, research, prevention, treatment )

- 3106 days ago -
IT was as if she woke up one day and decades of her life had disappeared. Joyce, 52 and a writer in Manhattan, started smoking pot when she was 15, and for years it was a pleasant escape, a calming protective cloud.
The Rick Simpson Story: Run From The Cure Pt 3   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: hemp, marihuana, marijuana, mariguana, evidence, medical evidence, AlternativeMed, disease, drugs, ethics, government, health, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, news, safety, society, treatment )

- 3162 days ago -
great video part of hour long documentary. exhibits truth behind cannabis, all the good it can offer. plz leave comments and rate. tell others and spread the truth of marijuana.
The Rick Simpson Story: Run From the Cure Pt 2   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: hemp oil, marihuana, marijuana, cancer, treatment, doctors, AlternativeMed, death, disease, drugs, ethics, government, health, humans, interesting, news, prevention, science, society, treatment )

- 3162 days ago -
great video, medical uses of cannabis this is the truth and it needs to be told, come on spread the word

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