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Four new ways for patients to use medical cannabis

Here are four new methods for patients to absorb medical cannabis, from chewing gum to dissolving strips.

Antibiotics, tumor treatment among medical marijuana studies

Researchers hope that cannabis medicines will be more widely studied as remedies for some of mankind’s most problematic illnesses.

Ex-NFL player sues Jeff Sessions to decriminalize marijuana

Former NFL defensive end Marvin Washington is one of five plaintiffs suing U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Agency, asking them to decriminalize marijuana.

Girl sues government over medical marijuana

An 11-year-old North Texas girl is suing the federal government over its classification of marijuana – hoping to decriminalize the drug for medical purposes across the country.

Nationwide women and weed group kicks off in Chicago

Want to avoid the "bong guys" who dominate weed culture? This local tech entrepreneur is carving out a space for women to talk about cannabis and wellness.

Cannabidiol to treat Dravet syndrome

A recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine investigates the use of cannabidiol for treating drug resistant seizures in patients with Dravet syndrome.

CanniMed signs supply deal with South African company

Canada’s first licensed medical marijuana producer is preparing for the expected legalization of medical weed in South Africa by signing a cannabis oil supply agreement with a South African firm.

Breaking bud: Israeli cannabis company brings smokeless meds to New Mexico

The Israeli company Panaxia already launched a production facility in Bernalillo, now it will offer smokeless proprietary cannabinoids in New Mexico.

Despite serious opioid crisis, research on medical marijuana remains stifled by federal rules

It’s about a mile along Division Street from Dr. Matt Layton’s office on the Washington State University medical campus in Spokane to the nearest recreational marijuana store.

Not a druggo: Dad says he uses marijuana because of pain

"IT'S not like I'm some horticulturist.” Shaune Fisk wants people to understand that his drug-taking is a necessity.