How to Get Your Doctor to Prescribe Medical Marijuana

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With the growing number of states in the U.S. legalizing marijuana for medical use, it is becoming more mainstream if not easier to obtain a prescription.  However, as many if not most (particularly new) patients know, it is still a time-consuming, angst-ridden process. The big challenge: how to get your doctor to prescribe medical marijuana. […]

People are Switching Prescribed Drugs for Medical Marijuana

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There has been a huge shift in how people choose to deal with life challenges, both physically and mentally where before they would pop a pill. The biggest trend is people revisiting ancient and holistic practices, such as aromatherapy and other natural therapies. So, it is no surprise that there are a large amount of […]

Marijuana Improves Sleep And Cures Insomnia

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Struggling to sleep? Suffering from Insomnia and tired of taking the prescription drugs which cause you more discomfort in your daily struggles? Well, there may be a new way to battle sleepless nights– a dose of medical marijuana. Over the past 20 years, the majority of the world have had a negative perception of marijuana […]

A Life of Its Own: The Truth About Medical Marijuana

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The truth about the medical properties of Marijuana will be brought to light as the first Australian documentary about Medical Marijuana will hit selected theaters on June 18. A Life Of Its Own: The Truth About Medical Marijuana, tells the story of Helen Kapalos’ riveting quest of finding truths about the medical properties of marijuana […]

Marijuana As Treatment For Drug Addiction

Marijuana as alternative to prescribed drugs

In the dawn of prohibition, following the illegal consumption and cultivation of Marijuana, most people viewed Cannabis as an addictive drug with long-term adverse effects. Marijuana was dubbed as a schedule 1 narcotic, alongside cocaine and heroin, and was also believed to have caused addiction from psychological dependence and habitual use, but… In today’s generation, […]

How Marijuana Can Treat PTSD Symptoms (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

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There have been numerous cases that medical marijuana has helped, aid and cure certain diseases. But a growing new awareness in the medical community suggests that marijuana can also treat Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This article provides a brief overview on what PTSD is and how marijuana is seen to potentially help treat it. A […]

Marijuana Legalization: THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE UGLY

Marijuana legalization is a topic under scrutiny in countless different countries around the world and has become a constant concern for debate in this generation. In the United States, there are already 24 states that allow the use of medicinal marijuana to date, wherein states like Colorado and Washington even promote the use for the […]

New York’s Medical Marijuana Program: Ineffective

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People of New York have been waiting years for New York’s Medical Marijuana Program to be put in place and now that it has… it’s proving to be ineffective. The Compassionate Care Act, a bill to legalize medical cannabis was introduced to the New York State legislature by Richard Gottfried in 1997. It took until […]

Can Medical Marijuana Help Prevent Illness

Cannabis has been raved worldwide for its medicinal properties when it comes to TREATING or alleviating chronic illnesses but can Medical Marijuana help PREVENT illness? Wouldn’t it be great to have a natural method of preventing certain illnesses you may be subject to? Let’s talk about what preventative medicine means, basically preventive medicine consists of measures taken […]