Considering treating your migraine or headache disorder with medical marijuana
? It's a complicated topic with a variety of perspectives, so I've tried to distill some of the most important information below. I hope it's a helpful guide.
’s Efficacy for Migraine or Headache...
stories tend to fall into one of two categories: "OMG, it's so amazing!" or "Marijuana
is the worst thing ever." Reality, as well all know, tends to be a bit more nuanced. A reader left her story on my most on medical marijuana
for migraine and headache disorders. I'm sharing it...
* activist group Americans for Safe Access is suing two federal health agencies for arguing that marijuana
has no medical benefit. Activists maintain that these are "false and misleading" statements.
Decriminalization of marijuana
is not the goal of the lawsuit. Instead, the ASA...
Yesterday the FDA announced that "no scientific studies" support the efficacy of medicinal marijuana
. This statement contradicts the conclusions of a review from the Institute of Medicine, the country's most prestigous scientific advisory agency. A review that concluded that marijuana
were a new discovery rather than a well-known substance
carrying cultural and political baggage, it would be hailed as a wonder
drug," according to Harvard Medical School emeritus professor of psychiatry Lester Grinspoon. Marijuana
as Wonder Drug, Grinspoon's Boston Globe opinion...