Clinical trial will look at ‘efficacy and safety’ of marijuana in treating PTSD.
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Some University of Alberta graduate students want the province to roll any tax revenue raised from the legal sale of marijuana into mental-health and addictions programs.
Why are so many military veterans reeling with “a sense of anger, hurt, frustration and betrayal?”
Marijuana for Trauma opens in Headingley, operates 12 other centres in Canada.
UBC Okanagan (UBCO) professor Zach Walsh is about to undertake one of the largest medical marijuana clinical trials to take place in Canada in recent memory.
A large “Plants Not Pills” sign faces busy Kings Road in Sydney, N.S., the slogan for the chain of Marijuana for Trauma clinics.
A growing number of states are weighing whether to legalize marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. But for many veterans, the debate is already over.
It’s estimated that over a quarter million US veterans currently suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder, and heartbreakingly, an average of one veteran per hour commits suicide.
Organization says 40 per cent of patients at Sydney, N.S., centre are civilians
Last Friday a panel came in with a resounding 4-2 vote recommending that children with autism should qualify for Michigan’s medical cannabis program.