Michigan Could Be The First State To Ban Flavored E-Cigs

The governor of Michigan says she has ordered the state’s health department to put out emergency rules banning the sale of flavored e-cigarettes in both brick-and-mortar stores and online for six months. She also announced plans to prevent companies from marketing the products as “clean,” “safe,”...

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Cannabis, Alzheimer’s and Hope are on the Horizon

Cannabis, Alzheimer’s and Hope are on the Horizon
CBD is getting all of the attention these days, and with that comes intense scrutiny. Does it really work? Are its claims bogus? Will the FDA ever fully accept it? But one area of scientific research that deserves much more attention is that of cannabis and its effect on Alzheimer’s and dementia. There have already been a handful of studies...

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Thailand Set to Deliver First Batch of Medical Marijuana

Thailand Set to Deliver First Batch of Medical Marijuana
Thailand plans to distribute about 10,000 bottles of cannabis oil next week for hospital patients, a government official said on Thursday, the first official use of medical marijuana since a law legalizing it came into effect this year. The Government Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO) will deliver 4,500 5ml bottles of cannabis oil to the Ministry...

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When Cannabis May Complicate Some Cancer Treatments

When Cannabis May Complicate Some Cancer Treatments

Cannabis is known as a palliative treatment for cancer and may even slow tumor growth. But it may also reduce the effectiveness of a certain kind of cancer treatment.

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