How tobacco may help defeat one of the world's deadliest viruses.
While there has been progress made in the fight against Alzheimer's, our understanding of the dispiriting disease remains somewhat limited, with a definitive cure yet to be found.
A tiny San Diego-based company provided an experimental Ebola treatment for two Americans infected with the deadly virus in Liberia.
On July 1, 2001, a nationwide law in Portugal took effect that decriminalized all drugs, including cocaine and heroin. Under the new legal framework, all drugs were ?decriminalized,? not ?legalized.? Thus, drug possession for personal use and drug us
Dr. Kent Brantly, who has dedicated his life to helping those in need with the Samaritan's Purse organization, can be described with a single word. Selfless.
People in the United States, a country in which painkillers are routinely overprescribed, now consume more than 84 percent of the entire worldwide supply of oxycodone and almost 100 percent of hydrocodone opioids.
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The New York City Department of Health conducted a massive emergency preparedness drill at 30 facilities across the city on Friday.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Thursday filed an amendment in the Senate that would protect states that implement medical marijuana laws, as well as patients and physicians in those states, from federal prosecution.
Vermont could legalize marijuana in 2015, after Governor Shumlin launched a study group to look into the possibility. The Rand Corporation has been hired by the administration to examine how such a change could affect the state. The study will be
As medical marijuana becomes more legal in more states, treatments created from cannabis are receiving increasing attention. Stories on social media present the substance as a cure for a wide variety of diseases and disorders, including cancer. Other
BusinessInsider tells us that "America's Drug Companies Are Bankrolling the Crusade Against Legal Weed."
The epidemic of giving children toxic psychiatric pharmaceuticals has dipped even lower, as children under one year of age are now being prescribed these very questionable pharmaceuticals.
Mobile marijuana businesses are flourishing across Southern California as more patients prefer that their pot be promptly delivered, rather than making a trip to their local dispensary.
The latest clinic research conducted in the USA show that this herb gives excellent results if you want to reduce the need for both cigarettes and alcohol. Stevia is also known as a natural sweetener and an amazing substitute for sugar. So, with a si
Alexis Carey suffers from Dravet Syndrome, a form of epilepsy that has left the nine-year-old unable to speak or use the bathroom.
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OK. I'll admit it. I've experimented with marijuana, and I did inhale.
A Texas cattle rancher this week stumbled upon nearly 5,500 marijuana plants with a street value of $2 million growing on land he had just leased from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Psychedelic mushrooms can do more than make you see the world in kaleidoscope.
Your brain on psychedelic drugs looks similar to your brain when you're dreaming, suggests a new study that may also explain why people on psychedelics feel they are expanding their mind.
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Dammit, Berkeley! America is getting more and more comfortable with legalizing marijuana, and then you had to turn around and Britta the whole thing! Via KCBS in San Francisco:
The Marijuana Index(TM) traded marginally lower last week after MedBox Inc. (OTC:MDBX) and CannaVEST Corp.'s (OTC:CANV) moves lower offset GW Pharmaceuticals plc's (NASDAQ:GWPH) modest gains.
Care for a riesling with your root canal? Dentists across Manhattan have been serving up complimentary glasses of wine to patients to take the edge off dreaded dental work,
Pete O'Neil saw Washington's legalization of marijuana in 2012 as a path to retirement, or at least to his kids' college tuition.
There are many ways to get high: John and Jane knew that even before traveling to Denver, Colorado. Yet neither was prepared for the vast diversity of offerings they were confronted with when they arrived.
One study concluded that controlled exposure to psilocybin could have long-lasting medical and spiritual benefits. In 2011, Johns Hopkins researchers found that by giving volunteer test subjects just the right dose (not enough to give them a terrifyi
The problem with recent medicinal marijuana legislation is that it's not based on actual research.
Here's a new twist to the food truck fad: A converted school bus featuring marijuana-infused sandwiches and other treats is set to open for business in Washington state this weekend. .