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Are Hemp-Derived CBD Products a Legal Alternative for Patients Without Access?

There is some debate regarding whether CBD is effective on its own, but the growth rate of patients purchasing hemp-derived CBD products speaks volumes.

Cannabis and HIV/AIDS

In the past few decades, medical marijuana has become an increasingly common prescription for HIV/AIDS patients as they attempt to manage the many devastating symptoms of this disease.

Cannabis and ADD/ADHD

With so many medical marijuana patients swearing by cannabis' ability to promote focus in lieu of prescription stimulants, doctors sought to take a closer look at cannabis and ADD/ADHD.

Cannabis and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

While most studies point out the prevalence of marijuana abuse among PTSD patients, emerging research is looking at the question in reverse: could cannabis be effectively treating PTSD?

Cannabinoids 101: What Makes Cannabis Medicine?

This brief look at cannabis chemistry provides a basic knowledge of how marijuana affects the body via cannabinoids, compounds which provide relief to an array of symptoms.