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UK Man Beats Cancer With the Help of Cannabis Oil

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UK Man Beats Cancer With the Help of Cannabis Oil

In 2012, Trevor Smith was diagnosed with bladder cancer and told he had just two years to live without chemotherapy and the immediate removal of his prostate, bladder and other organs.  He balked at the extreme surgery, and decided to explore alternative therapies--including the use of cannabis oil.

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Cannabis Transforms Depressed Town in Ontario

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Cannabis Transforms Depressed Town in Ontario

The New York Times recently published an interesting profile of a small town in Ontario that was suffering when a large chocolate factory closed down. The former factory was subsequently purchased by Tweed, who is now using the facility to grow medical marijuana.

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What is Medical Marijuana?

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What is Medical Marijuana?

Cannabis has been used as medicine since the Neolithic Period. Here's a brief explanation of the various medical conditions for which it has been used to bring relief--as well as a look at where research is being done today.

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How Cannabis Changed one Man's Life with Parkinson's

After having experienced a range of negative side effects from traditional pharmaceutical drugs, David Esparza, a father and Parkinson’s sufferer for 13 years turned to medical marijuana when his neurologist recommended it. Cannabis helps him to manage his uncontrollable tremors and pain.

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