All posts tagged "opiods"
Cal NORML Issues Report, Survey on Legalization & Opioid CrisisNovember 6, 2017
California NORML is working to end discrimination of cannabis users in the workplace.
Investors Are Pressuring Big Pharma To Stop Opiate CrisisNovember 6, 2017
Last week, a group of large investment funds sent letters to pharmaceutical corporations warning them about...
Federal Lawmakers Push VA to Initiate Medical Marijuana ResearchNovember 2, 2017
Cannabis advocates continue to battle against Big Pharma.
Opioid Advocates: Cannabis Not Enough to Cut Through PainMay 26, 2017
Advocates of opioids argue medical marijuana does not go far enough to relieve pain.
Physicians Join in Pennsylvania Cannabis ExpoApril 26, 2017
Event geared towards health care providers takes place in Pennsylvania as the state establishes its medical...
U.S. Attorney General: Marijuana Is No Gateway DrugSeptember 22, 2016
By now, the “gateway” theory has been pretty well exploded. Data from the federal government shows...
Consider Cannabis to Treat Opioid AddictionMay 31, 2016
Although recent studies have shown that overdose deaths from prescription painkillers are on the decline in...
Marijuana & Prescription Drugs: Addressing a Health CrisisMay 2, 2016
Essentially, there could be a significant drop in opioid abuse when states allow medical marijuana.
Warren To CDC: MMJ Can Treat Opioid CrisisFebruary 10, 2016
Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren wrote Centers for Disease Control Director Tom Frieden this week. Her message:...
Veterans on the Front Lines in Fight for Medical CannabisFebruary 5, 2016
Ricardo Pereyda discovered the medicinal benefits of cannabis to treat his PTSD after serving in Iraq.