Appeals Court Rules Pot Smoke Is Not Offensive

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Residents of Oregon will just have to deal with the odor of marijuana if a neighbors pot smoke happens to come wafting into their homes. An Oregon Court of Appeals decided on Wednesday that the smell of burning cannabis was no more “unpleasant” then many other......

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Managing Pain With Medical Cannabis: Miguel Garcia's Story

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Miguel Garcia was born with a rare skin disorder calledepidermolysisbullosa(EB), a group of diseases that cause a defect in anchoring between the epidermis and dermis, leading to painful blisters, infections, and wounds. Miguel spent the first six months......

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Report: Patient With Life-Threatening Angioedema Responds Favorably To Inhaled Cannabis

By Paul Armentano, NORML
Inhaling cannabis is associated with the remission of refractory idiopathic angioedema, according to a clinical report published in the journal Case Reports in Immunology. Angioedema is a condition characterized by rapid swelling under the skin in regions around the face and throat, which may result in airway obstruction or...

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Cannabis May Treat Panic and Anxiety-Related Disorders, According to Study

A study published in the May issue of the journal Psychopharmacology, and published online by the National Institute of Health, has found that cannabis may treat panic and anxiety-related disorders.

According to researchers; “The present study tested the hypothesis that the endocannabinoid system counteracts aversive responses in the...

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