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Medical Marijuana: Disability and Health Uses Document List

Summary: Our library below features 46 published articles, research papers, and documents from the Disabled World Medical Marijuana and Cannabis category. Although some of these documents may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created. You can also receive our latest communications as soon as they are released by subscribing to our Medical Marijuana and Cannabis RSS feed.

Medical Marijuana and Cannabis Publications

Legal Cannabis Set to Grow Scientific Research and Development
What legal Cannabis in Canada means for Science showcases research demonstrating how industry developments are expected to promote growth over 50%.
Publish Date: 2020-06-14 - Updated: 2020-10-14

U.S. Medical Cannabis Protections Extended to 46 States
Medical cannabis patients and businesses are protected from federal intervention after President Trump signed the new spending bill into law.
Publish Date: 2018-03-27 - Updated: 2019-04-02

Medical Cannabis Significantly Safer than Opioids for Seniors with Chronic Pain
Research shows medical cannabis therapy can significantly reduce chronic pain in patients age 65 and older without adverse effects.
Publish Date: 2018-02-13

Medical Marijuana for Pain Treatment in Elderly Patients
Cannabis has gained popularity as an alternative to opiates for the treatment of pain in seniors.
Publish Date: 2016-09-21 - Updated: 2019-03-31

Medical Marijuana for Children with Epilepsy
Some parents have seen positive results in children with epilepsy that have been receiving CBD rich marijuana extracts.
Publish Date: 2015-08-11 - Updated: 2021-08-04

Cannabis Infused Health & Fitness Drinks
PyoorCBD announces they will distribute Cibamine Xtra CBD Infused Drink Additive and 7 Hour Sleep Formula for the U.S. Market.
Publish Date: 2015-02-26

Marijuana Munchies: What Causes the Hunger
The uncontrollable urge to eat after using marijuana driven by neurons in the brain normally involved in suppressing appetite.
Publish Date: 2015-02-18 - Updated: 2020-10-08

Researchers Discuss Cannabis Use in Therapeutics
Experts from North America and the U.K. share their perspectives on the therapeutic potential of medical cannabis.
Publish Date: 2015-02-14 - Updated: 2021-09-04

Medical Marijuana for Children with Developmental and Behavioral Disorders
Medical marijuana for children and adolescents with developmental and behavioral problems such as ASD and ADHD.
Publish Date: 2015-02-05 - Updated: 2020-10-14

Grow4Vets: Helping Veterans Through Medical Marijuana
The mission of Operation Grow4Vets is to help reduce the number of veterans who die each day from suicide and prescription drug overdose.
Publish Date: 2014-09-29

FDA Approval of Medical Marijuana - Studies Explored by Experts
Experts to explore safety data required for Institutional Review Board and FDA approval of human Phase I, II, III studies on use of medicinal marijuana.
Publish Date: 2014-06-04

Medical Marijuana More Effective in Treating Fibromyalgia Than Drugs
Compares Medical Marijuana against Cymbalta (Duloxetine), Lyrica (Pregabalin), and Savella (Milnacipran) - the three drugs approved for treatment of fibromyalgia..
Publish Date: 2014-04-21 - Updated: 2021-08-02

Palm Beach County Medical Marijuana School
Institute of Medical Cannabis is opening a Palm Beach County medical marijuana school where students will learn about medical cannabis and the industry in general.
Publish Date: 2014-04-14 - Updated: 2021-08-07

Steps to Help Medical Community with Medical Marijuana Use in Canada
Health Canada is working with medical and nursing licensing bodies to increase information on how doctors and nurse practitioners are authorizing marijuana and in what quantities.
Publish Date: 2014-04-06 - Updated: 2021-08-11

Medical Marijuana not Recommended for Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, or Fibromyalgia Symptoms
Article explores risks associated with using herbal cannabis for medicinal purposes and advises healthcare providers to discourage rheumatology patients from using this drug as therapy.
Publish Date: 2014-03-09

Family favors Cannabis Oil Over Chemotherapy for Child with Brain Tumor
The Green Solution has launched a trial fundraising campaign in hopes of supporting a surge of pediatric cancer patients seeking alternative therapy in Colorado.
Publish Date: 2014-02-20

Veterans with PTSD: Medical Marijuana Treatment Options
Information regarding veterans diagnosed with PTSD and the use of medical marijuana as a treatment option.
Publish Date: 2014-02-01 - Updated: 2021-09-08

Marijuana has Potential for Autoimmune Disorders Treatment
Study provides evidence that THC a principal ingredient in marijuana may be beneficial in treating those with autoimmune disorders.
Publish Date: 2013-11-25

Use of Marijuana for Epilepsy Control
Information regarding the use of Marijuana for control of epilepsy including seizure prevention and loss of consciousness.
Publish Date: 2013-11-21 - Updated: 2021-08-27

Multiple Sclerosis and Marijuana Use Studies
Article looks at research on the pros and cons of marijuana and its derivatives when used by Multiple Sclerosis patients.
Publish Date: 2013-10-25 - Updated: 2021-08-30

Canada Proposes New Marihuana Regulations for Medical Purposes
Government of Canada intends to make changes to the way Canadians access marihuana for medical purposes.
Publish Date: 2012-12-19 - Updated: 2014-03-09

Medical Marijuana for Arthritis Pain
Medical marijuana has been proven to help with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis as a natural type of pain relief.
Publish Date: 2012-11-08 - Updated: 2021-07-03

Marijuana Not Associated with Adverse Lung Function
Smoking marijuana is increasingly common and understanding whether it causes lasting damage to lung function has important implications for public health messaging and medical use of marijuana.
Publish Date: 2012-01-15

Compassion Supporters Help with Medical Cannabis Cultivation for Disabled
Fixed income Rhode Island residents and patients suffering from serious medical conditions get help cultivating their medical marijuana.
Publish Date: 2012-01-11

Cannabis Science Brand Extracts Successful Cancer Treatments
Continued successful progress by patients topically self administering Cannabis Science extracts for Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cancer and Skin Cancer.
Publish Date: 2012-01-06 - Updated: 2013-06-14

Improvements to Marihuana Medical Access Program
Government of Canada concerned the current Marihuana Medical Access Program is open to abuse and exploitation by criminal elements.
Publish Date: 2011-06-20

New Software to Track Medical Marijuana Plants
GrowTracker is an innovative way to streamline tracking of medical marijuana plants to optimize business operations.
Publish Date: 2011-06-16

Protecting Patient Rights in Medical Marijuana Cases
The legality regarding patient to patient transfers and patients ability to access medication may be decided in this case.
Publish Date: 2011-06-03

Medical Marijuana Sales to Reach $1.7 Billion in 2011
Medical marijuana markets are rapidly growing across the country and will reach $1.7 billion this year.
Publish Date: 2011-03-24

Cannabis Ingredient Helps Cancer Patients Regain Appetite and Taste
Loss of appetite is common among cancer patients because of the cancer itself or treatment affects sense of taste and smell.
Publish Date: 2011-02-23

Colorado's Medical Marijuana Laws - Workers' Compensation
Many Colorado injured workers are uncertain about their rights and employers are confused about obligations to users of medical marijuana.
Publish Date: 2011-02-18

Medical Marijuana in Nursing Homes
Medical marijuana receives attention from nursing homes as more patients seek to reduce their dependence on ineffective medications.
Publish Date: 2010-11-03

Medical Cannabis Business - Shareholders Update
Rapid Fire Marketing Updates Shareholders on Medical Cannabis Business.
Publish Date: 2010-10-29

Medical Cannabis University Launches
Non-profit launches online school to train students to teach the Medical Cannabis Industry to care for veterans and seriously Ill.
Publish Date: 2010-09-17

Smoked Cannabis Reduces Chronic Pain
Smoking cannabis reduces pain improves mood and helps sleep.
Publish Date: 2010-08-30

Marijuana Medical Benefits in Final Stages of Review
Petition to Reschedule Marijuana to Recognize Medical Benefits in Final Stages of Review by DEA.
Publish Date: 2010-04-15

California Marijuana Legalization
Federal government has implicitly accepted state decriminalization of marijuana for medical use in California and other states.
Publish Date: 2010-03-12

Herbal Highs for Pain Relief
Learn about some of the more common legal herbal highs for pain relief in the U.K..
Publish Date: 2010-01-31 - Updated: 2013-06-14

Colorado Medical Marijuana License Negotiations
Healing Center to assist with the acquisition of a Medical Marijuana license in the State of Colorado.
Publish Date: 2010-01-06

Weeding out Marijuana - Drug-free Cannabis Plants
Cannabis genetics can contribute to better agriculture, medicine, and drug enforcement.
Publish Date: 2009-09-15

Marijuana rivals mainstream drugs for HIV/AIDS symptoms
A significant percentage of those with HIV and AIDS use marijuana as a symptom management approach.
Publish Date: 2009-05-31

Marijuana Smoking Increases Risk of COPD for Tobacco Smokers
Smoking both tobacco and marijuana increases the risk of respiratory symptoms and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Publish Date: 2009-04-14 - Updated: 2015-03-18

Daily Use of Cannabis Predisposes to the Appearance of Psychosis and Schizophrenia
Connection between cannabis consumption and psychosis in subjects with a good premorbid performance and without signs of minor neurological alterations.
Publish Date: 2009-03-25

Legalization of Marijuana in Canada
The subject in question being the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes in Canada.
Publish Date: 2009-03-19 - Updated: 2011-06-20

Medical Marijuana Viewpoint
People have been growing their own marijuana for years or selling marijuana to earn extra money.
Publish Date: 2009-03-19 - Updated: 2013-06-14

Medical Marijuana Regulations in Canada
Canadas initiative to decriminalize marijuana is focused on terminally ill patients who benefit from the use of medical marijuana.
Publish Date: 2009-03-19 - Updated: 2010-06-27

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