Loss of Appetite

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Marijuana Found to Shrink Aggressive Brain Cancer

Those who are familiar with marijuana know there are a variety of medical applications, from treating nausea to helping to alleviate the symptoms of gastrointestinal …

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The Munchies Will Make you Fat, Right? Think Again.

Most cannabis users think that there’s no chance marijuana can be good for weight loss. The herb is notorious for stimulating appetite, more commonly known …

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3 New California Regulations Aim to Protect Cannabis Consumers

This past October, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law three unique bills making up the new California Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act (MMRSA). This …

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The Science of "Getting the Munchies" & Why it Helps the Critically Ill.

Cannabis has always been associated with appetite stimulation – that sensation you feel soon after consuming marijuana – some folks call it "the munchies". Well, …

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Cancer, Cannabis Oil, and the United Kingdom

There is a growing body of evidence that cannabis can help alleviate the pain of cancer, reduce the side effects of chemotherapy, and even reduce …

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Marinol Versus Cannabis: Which Is More Effective?

Cannabis and Marinol are both possible treatments for the side effects of chemotherapy and the symptoms of AIDS. Each option has its own benefits and …

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Medical Marijuana Helps Treat Undesired Effects of Chemotherapy

Too Bad Former President Carter Won’t Have Easy Access to it According to the National Cancer Institute, there’ll be an estimated 1,658,370 new cases of …

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Can CBD Oil Provide Pain Relief for Your Pet?

Do pets and marijuana sounds like an alarming combination? At the very least it sounds like a disaster waiting to happen. As we learn more …

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Auntie Dolores: The Forefront of the Gourmet Edibles Movement

Auntie Dolores, a gourmet cannabis edibles company, was founded by Julianna Carella in 2008. The idea was hatched in the ever popular Dolores Park in …

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Cannabinoids: Chemical Compounds with Huge Therapeutic Potential

The therapeutic properties of the cannabis plant have been known for more than 5000 years. However, it was not until 1896 that three researchers — …

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Loss of Appetite from Cancer

Loss of appetite is a common problem for cancer patients. Appetite loss can lead to malnutrition, loss of muscle mass, weight loss, and weakness. Wasting–a …

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Has Cachexia Met Its Match in Medical Marijuana?

What is Cachexia? Cachexia is a condition characterized by extreme, unintentional weight loss combined with loss of muscle mass that cannot be completely explained by …

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