World Health Organization: CBD Shouldn’t Be a Scheduled Substance

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THOMAS MITCHELL | DECEMBER 13, 2017 Source: Westword The World Health Organization, the health agency of the United Nations, has officially recommended that cannabidiol (CBD) not be internationally scheduled as a controlled substance. WHO research on CBD’s therapeutic use and side effects found that the cannabinoid was not a public danger. “Recent evidence from animal…

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MAMMA works to get autism approved as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana in Colorado

By Samantha MarksPublished: August 19, 2017, 9:30 pm  Updated: August 20, 2017, 8:17 am COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The MAMMA organization is working to get autism approved as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana here in Colorado. MAMMA stands for Mothers Advocating Medical Marijuana for Autism. The group met Saturday night in downtown Colorado…

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Join our Autism and Hemp Education Support Group

The Autism and Hemp Education group is here to answer important questions about cannabis and autism – providing testimonials, educational information, and resources to make educated decisions. Our goal is to provide enough education that may lead to less dependency on pharmaceutical drugs and a decrease in symptoms that may…

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Medical Cannabis…a substitution for prescription opioids and other substances

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“Cannabis is perceived to be an effective treatment for diverse conditions, with pain and mental health the most prominent. Findings include a high self-reported use of cannabis as a substitute for prescription drugs (63%), particularly pharmaceutical opioids (30%), benzodiazepines (16%), and antidepressants (12%). Patients also reported substituting cannabis for alcohol…

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