Wednesday, July 22, 2015

WW: Weed heals, seniors smoke doobies, and pot TV ad goes up in smoke

Posted By on Wed, Jul 22, 2015 at 1:02 PM

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Cannabidiol, the non-psychoactive component of marijuana often touted for its medicinal properties, could help bones heal faster, according to a recent study.

Another recent study has found that states that have legalized marijuana have seen a decrease in fatal overdoses and addiction treatment center admissions relating to opioid abuse.

Seniors are moving to states where they can retire and smoke pot.

The Colorado Board of Health recently declined to make post-traumatic stress disorder a qualifying condition for medical marijuana. Did big pharma have a role?

Get ready for Willie Nelson’s own brand of weed.

Google says no to medical marijuana delivery apps.

The first ever ad for marijuana almost ran on TV in Denver. But it was pulled.

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