Seniors Suffering From Opioid Addiction: ‘Thank You Cannabis!’

Researchers at Northwell Health conducted a questionnaire of older men and women to assess the efficacy of cannabis for pain management.

Will I Need to Keep Using Medical Marijuana Forever?

Some medications are meant for short-term use, others are intended for long-term use, and some fall in the range between.  So once you become a medical marijuana patient, how long should you expect to keep using cannabis?

Cannabis & Diabetic Retinopathy: What You Need To Know

Though conventional treatments slow the progress of near inevitable blindness due to this migration, there is some hope to be had in cannabis.

How Medical Marijuana Can Calm OCD

A growing body of research suggests that cannabinoids may have a role in OCD. What’s less clear is whether that role is helpful or hurtful.

The Impact Marijuana’s Cannabinoids Can Have On Kidney Disease

Although there are different diseases and medical conditions that take people’s lives, in the US kidney disease is the ninth leading cause of death.

Cannabis Will Not Reduce Your Chance of Pregnancy, Says Study

Cannabis use does not reduce the chance of becoming pregnant, according to a published study in the "Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health."

Hemp Extract Inhibits Growth Of Ovarian Cancer, Research Finds

Sara Biela and Chase Turner studied the possible therapeutic potential of hemp to attack ovarian cancer.

Why Approval Of Cannabis-Based Epilepsy Drug May Not Be A Win

A Food and Drug Administration panel recommended approval of a drug made of cannabidiol on April 19 to treat two types of epilepsy.

What We Know About Medical Marijuana’s Effect On Heart Disease

Almost everyone knows somebody that has been effected by heart disease—statistics show that coronary artery disease is the most fatal disease in the United States.

Does Marijuana Improve Your Focus? 

Marijuana was once associated with an overall lack of motivation, but a growing number of users now claim that smoking pot actually helps them buckle down and focus.