Posts Tagged: Epidemic

Why some people think medical marijuana is a key to ending the opioid epidemic

INDIANAPOLIS — Medical marijuana advocates are responding to Gov. Eric Holcomb and other weed critics in Indiana by taking their fight to the public. On Friday morning, drivers heading...

Why some people think medical marijuana is a key to ending the opioid epidemic

INDIANAPOLIS — Medical marijuana advocates are responding to Gov. Eric Holcomb and other weed critics in Indiana by taking their fight to the … Google Alert – marijuana {media thumbnail}...

Why some people think medical marijuana is a key to ending the opioid epidemic

Medical marijuana advocates are responding to Gov. Eric Holcomb and other weed critics in Indiana by taking their fight to the public. On Friday morning, drivers heading east towards...

Presidential Commission's Argument That Marijuana Legalization Will Fuel Opioid Epidemic Stirs …

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, head of the presidential commission on opioids, warned of supposed dangers of marijuana in a letter to President … Google Alert – marijuana {media thumbnail}...

Last Look: Marijuana to fight opioid epidemic?

Fareed takes a look at a new study that linked the legalization of recreational marijuana use to a decrease in deaths from opioid overdose. Google Alert – marijuana {media...

How Marijuana May Help Stop the Opioid Abuse Epidemic

Researchers found that people who received medical marijuana for pain relief were much more likely to stop using prescription medicines altogether. Google Alert – marijuana {media thumbnail} WeedTronic

Culpeper state candidate: legalize marijuana to fight opioid epidemic

A Culpeper-based Democratic candidate for Virginia House of Delegates is advocating for legalizing marijuana as one avenue for combating the … Google Alert – marijuana {media thumbnail} WeedTronic

Reducing the Epidemic of Opioid Addiction | Back In Action Medical Center

Reducing the Epidemic of Opioid Addiction | Back In Action Medical Center Dr. Edward Pearson discusses the use of medical marijuana in reducing the epidemic of opioid addiction. Dr....

Indiana lawmaker pushes for medical marijuana to curb opioid epidemic

INDIANAPOLIS – An Indiana republican lawmaker plans to file a proposal to legalize medical marijuana in hopes it could curb the state's opioid … Google Alert – marijuana {media thumbnail}...

Sen. Cory Booker Wants to Make Marijuana Legal Across US— Could That Curb Opioid Epidemic?

Sen. Cory Booker introduced a wide-reaching bill on Tuesday that would drop the federal prohibition on marijuana and even encourage states to … Google Alert – marijuana {media thumbnail} WeedTronic