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Health

Can Medical Marijuana Help HIV Patients?

There are approximately 1.2 million people in the United States that have HIV and about 13 percent of them do not know they have the virus and need the testing. The highest rates of new diagnoses continue to occur in the South and HIV diagnoses are not evenly distributed across […]

Health

Can Medical Marijuana Help With Migraine Headaches

If you have ever had a migraine, you will know how debilitating it can be. In the United States, an estimated 30 million people suffer from these throbbing headaches, which are often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and hypersensitivity to light. In the UK, approximately 15 out of 100 people experience […]

Law

Is There a Legal Limit for a Marijuana DUI in California?

The sale, possession, and recreational use of marijuana is officially considered legal in the state of California. Proposition 64 came into effect on January 1, 2018, and California joined the likes of Alaska, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Colorado, Maine, and Massachusetts (Michigan, Vermont, and Washington, D.C. have joined the list since […]

Health

Does Medical Marijuana Really Work?

When you say medical marijuana, it’s the usual plant that “potheads” roll and smoke like a cigarette in order to get high. The difference is that, medical marijuana refers to using the whole unprocessed plant or its extracts to treat symptoms of illness and various conditions. Unfortunately, medical marijuana is […]

Cancer

Marijuana – Ways it is Being Used Nowadays

Different countries and cities in the world have legalized the use of marijuana for different purposes, such as recreational, industrial and medicinal use. What interests us in this article is to highlight the medicinal use that the plant may have. Due to legalization in other countries, relatively more scientific research has […]