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Study Finds Medical Marijuana Could Save Medicare Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

Study Finds Medical Marijuana Could Save Medicare Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

Greener Culture July 18, 2016 0

The potential for medical marijuana to ease the pain and suffering for patients whose ailments have been identified as suitable for treatment with the plant is the predominant argument for its legalization, but researchers

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Seniors With Access To Medical Cannabis Use Less Prescription Drugs

Seniors With Access To Medical Cannabis Use Less Prescription Drugs

Greener Culture July 7, 2016 0

Senior and disabled patients with legal access to medical cannabis (marijuana) use fewer prescription drugs such as painkillers, a new study reports. In 2013 alone, the researchers estimated that Medicare saved over $165 million

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The NFL Is Examining Marijuana as a Healthier Alternative to Prescription Drugs

The NFL Is Examining Marijuana as a Healthier Alternative to Prescription Drugs

Greener Culture July 6, 2016 0

The National Football League is open to cannabis as a healthier and viable alternative to opioids, says a new in-depth report from Adam Kilgore of The Washington Post. According to Kilgore, league officials have actively

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Even Republicans Who Are Opposed To Marijuana Legalization Want Scientists To Be Able To Study It

Even Republicans Who Are Opposed To Marijuana Legalization Want Scientists To Be Able To Study It

Greener Culture June 21, 2016 0

Despite growing bipartisan support for allowing marijuana to be used for medicinal purposes, the federal government still classifies cannabis as a Schedule I drug with no medical value and a high potential for abuse.

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Poll Uncovers Nearly All U.S. Voters Support Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Poll Uncovers Nearly All U.S. Voters Support Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Greener Culture June 8, 2016 0

Marijuana has a come a long, long way since the fabricated 1930s-era paranoia of Reefer Madness. In 2016, ganja fans lucky enough to reside in states like Colorado and Washington can simply walk into the

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Medical Marijuana Is Now Available…For Your Pets?

Medical Marijuana Is Now Available…For Your Pets?

Greener Culture May 23, 2016 0

The study of medical marijuana as a holistic treatment for various ailments and diseases has become increasingly popular over the last decade. In fact, current research suggests that cannabis can be used to treat

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A Medical Marijuana Study Is Getting Help From The Unlikeliest Of Places

A Medical Marijuana Study Is Getting Help From The Unlikeliest Of Places

Greener Culture May 17, 2016 0

One of the biggest problems in the discussion of marijuana legalization, or the health benefits or drawbacks, is that scientifically, what the plant can and can’t do boils down to a big ol’ shrug. If

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Looks Like Florida Voters Are Finally Down With Weed

Looks Like Florida Voters Are Finally Down With Weed

Greener Culture May 11, 2016 0

Florida voters overwhelmingly support legalization of medical marijuana, pollsters said Wednesday, and most also favor legalization of recreational pot use. The Quinnipiac University poll found 80 percent of Florida voters said they would vote

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Germany to legalize medicinal marijuana by 2017

Germany to legalize medicinal marijuana by 2017

Greener Culture May 4, 2016 0

Germany will legalize medical marijuana next year, the country’s health minister said. The German cabinet decided Monday to approve the measure for seriously ill patients who have consulted with a doctor and “have no

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HelloMD Brings Medical Marijuana Physicians Directly to Your Smart Phone via New App

HelloMD Brings Medical Marijuana Physicians Directly to Your Smart Phone via New App

Greener Culture March 22, 2016 0

HelloMD today announced the launch of an Apple iOS smartphone App that will allow patients throughout California access to medical marijuana consultations, dispensaries, and the ability to join and securely share records with participating dispensaries

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