The federal government may not allow medical marijuana, but it might be willing to let some military veterans give it a try: On Thursday, the House of Representatives voted for a bill that would open up access to medical pot for veterans. The House measure, passed in a 233-189 vote, doesn't legalize medical marijuana for veterans [...]
The medicinal properties of cannabidiol (better known as CBD), a compound found in the Cannabis sativa L. plant species, are quickly drawing the attention of scientists, plant-medicine lovers, dietary-supplement companies, venture capitalists, professional athletes and Big Pharma - not to mention people living with serious, chronic medical conditions. Insiders predict the burgeoning market will be as profitable as the [...]
Patients who suffer from chronic pain caused by diabetes, cancer, MS, HIV, and other diseases have been turning to CBD (cannabidol) as a way to treat their pain without the use of addictive pharmaceutical medications.