Monthly Archives: December 2014

Cannabis Treatment for Brain Cancer

Cannabis Treatment for Brain Cancer may become a more main-stream reality soon A team of researchers in London from St. George’s University have been studying possible cannabis treatment for brain cancer and have observed dramatic reductions in tumor masses!  Marijuana Dispensaries like Sunflower Meds see many cancer patients every week who are currently using medical cannabis to treat their cancer

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Marijuana for Cancer?

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Marijuana for Cancer Back in 1975, researchers started to find that cannabinoids slowed down the growth of a lung cancer cell in test animals (mice). Subsequent research and lab experiments using marijuana for cancer have given cues that cannabis can also fight tumor cells from brain cancer, thyroid cancer¸ leukemia/lymphoma, skin cancer, uterine cancer, breast cancer, stomach cancer, colorectal cancer, pancreatic cancer and prostate cancer. Q I

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What Is An Eighth (1/8) Of Marijuana?

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An ‘eighth’ is a marijuana slang term for roughly one eighth of an ounce of marijuana. An eighth is 3.5 grams of marijuana. Now I know, some veterans may be thinking, what do you mean ‘roughly one eight of an ounce?’ I think even some experience veterans don’t realize that ‘marijuana math’ is a bit off. An ounce in the

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Cannabis offers hope for ALS Treatment

ALS Treatment with Cannabis from AZ State Licensed Dispensary Sunflower Meds

 ALS Treatment Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a fatal neurodegenerative disorder that is characterized by the selective loss of motor neurons in the spinal cord, brain stem, and motor cortex. An estimated 30,000 Americans are living with ALS, which often arises spontaneously and afflicts otherwise healthy adults. More than half of ALS patients die

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seizures cannabis

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  Patients with severe eplipsy have had success in finding relief from seizures using cannabis. Marijuana that is low in THC but rich in CBD or cannabidol is the preferred way of treating children and others who don’t wish to experience a “high” feeling.  Parents of epileptic children have pushed at least a dozen states to consider legalizing the marijuana

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HIV Myth or Fact?

HIV – Myth or Fact?   Having HIV Means You Have AIDS   Myth. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a virus that destroys the body’s CD4 immune cells, which help fight disease. With the right medications, you can have HIV for years or decades without HIV progressing to AIDS. AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is diagnosed when you have HIV as

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Cannabis to Treat Glaucoma

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Glaucoma is a stealthy condition in the eye that has no symptoms or pain early on, but damages the optic nerve by increased intra-ocular pressure…and sadly gets worse over time. Total permanent blindness is the worst case scenario when Glaucoma is left untreated for several years.  Risk factors include being over 40, diabetes, and a family history of the disease.

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