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How Marijuana Can (Potentially) Help Fight Against Alzheimer's

Tara Pattilachan | Posted 07.01.2016 | Science
Tara Pattilachan

Although these results are only the beginning to finding a way to successfully fight Alzheimer's, the data from other existing research involving marijuana and Alzheimer's support these findings and make this a plausible treatment in the near future.

Cannabinoid Integrative Health 101

Sunil Kumar Aggarwal | Posted 04.25.2016 | Politics
Sunil Kumar Aggarwal

The cannabis plant truly does belong to the global commonwealth of all peoples. I hope by learning about its deep history and its health potential, we would build better regulatory systems that respect and optimize the human-cannabis relationship.

Momentum Builds for the CARERS Act as Patients Prepare to Come to D.C.

Steph Sherer | Posted 03.15.2016 | Politics
Steph Sherer

Even with all the progress in medical cannabis access, regulations, and safety protocols in programs in the US and around the globe, the conflict between individual country laws and international treaties, particularly the UN Single Convention Treaty of 1961, continues to be an issue.

Medical Cannabis in the Empire State: It's Right and It's Respectable

Sunil Kumar Aggarwal | Posted 07.14.2013 | New York
Sunil Kumar Aggarwal

Granting New York physicians, PAs and NPs the authority to certify appropriate patients with debilitating conditions to use marijuana medicinally is the right thing to do. Here's why I, as a resident physician, think so.

Could Marijuana-Like Chemical Combat Autism?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.28.2012 | Los Angeles

American and European researchers have found that increasing natural marijuana-like chemicals in the brain may help correct behavioral issues related ...

How Eating French Fries Is Like Smoking Marijuana

Posted 09.04.2011 | Home

The Lay's potato chip slogan "betcha can't eat just one" may not actually be so far from the truth. Researchers at UC Irvine found that fats in starch...