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Mother who gave her dying son cannabis to ease his cancer symptoms says it's saved his life Read mo

A mother from Watton, Norfolk, who gave her dying son cannabis in a desperate final attempt to ease his cancer symptoms has spoken of how it saved her own life, as well as her child's.

The chronically-ill patients who need cannabis to ease their pain

Patients who depend on cannabis to ease their pain have spoken out after Wales' Assembly Members voted to lobby the UK Government to legalise the drug for medicinal use.

Medicinal cannabis access still challenging for patients in wake of Government's export push

Mr Hunt said he hoped Australia will become the world's top medicinal cannabis supplier. But Australians are still having trouble accessing the drug here at home.

"The cannabis industry needs more education if we want to advance" - Emma Chasen of SSC

Emma Chasen has a mission to educate people on the science behind cannabis, so that they may take charge of their own healing.

Med schools don't prep docs on cannabis

Doctors frequently report that they learn about cannabis from their patients. That is in part due to the paucity of training offered in medical schools.

Chemotherapy and cannabis

Chemotherapy is a part of many peoples lives, including children. A 2014 study estimated that 15,780 children and teens learned what it means to have cancer that year.

RightSciences raises cash to develop cannabis and hemp-based medicinal patches

Amid all the hype for recreational marijuana use, it’s easy to forget that cannabis and its related plants are also popular for their medicinal effects.

Cannabinoids: Beyond THC and CBD

THC and CBD are the most well-known molecules produced by cannabis. This is largely because they are the most abundantly expressed by the plant….but there are many other cannabinoids and elements that make up each unique variety. Discover why this plant is even more amazing than you thought!

Veterans groups push for medical marijuana to treat PTSD

Among critics of the federal prohibition of marijuana — a diverse and bipartisan group that includes both criminal justice reform advocates and Big Alcohol — the American Legion and its allies stand out.

Lean Physique

Marijuana for a lean physique? Science weighs in

Marijuana can affect the mechanisms that trigger hunger. Don’t assume that is a bad thing.…