Medical News

For the estimated 11 percent of American women between1 5 and 44 living with endometriosis, symptoms like severe pain, fatigue, and nausea can profoundly disrupt their lives.

Interest in medical marijuana use has far outpaced expectations only five months into Missouri’s new program.

In areas where recreational cannabis is available to adults 21 and over via legitimate commercial retail, sales of sleeping aids -- some of which carry negative side effects, others of which just plain don’t work -- plummeted, recently published research found.

Often triggered by stress, new studies are showing that psoriasis can be better managed by diet, oral health, and even cannabidiol.

“Patients have questions about medical cannabis use, and it’s important for nurses to have a working knowledge of the medical, legal, and pharmacological issues surrounding cannabis use.”

Sunday is the first anniversary of Iowans being able to buy medical marijuana products in the state. On paper, things look promising: an expanding list of qualifying medical conditions under the program, 300 to 450 new patients each month, and more than $2 million in sales.

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Thursday November 14

Michigan recreational marijuana retail sales to begin Dec. 1 - Cannabis News

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