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Policy and Legislation

This article by Christopher Ingraham, appears courtesy of the Independent  In a strongly-worded new report out Tuesday, researchers at the Brookings Institution call on the federal government to eliminate roadblocks to medical marijuana research in the U.S. “The federal government is stifling medical research in a rapidly transforming area of public

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EducationHealth

At Oaksterdam University, we meet hundreds of physicians who want to learn more about medicinal cannabis and who ultimately want the option to recommend it for their patients. Many times these doctors have been approached by patients or they recognize that the opiate solutions available no longer work for particular

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Society

For decades large-scale clinical trial research into marijuana’s therapeutic benefits has been blocked in the United States. Now, there is a group of senators pushing for change in marijuana research. Eight democratic senators, lead by Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, submitted a letter dated July 9th 2015 to representatives of

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