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    My first surgery after medical marijuana

    I had a partial nephrectomy on Friday, 8/25. While I was in the hospital for 5 days, I was only given the standard Percocet and Dilaudid of course. I am a former opiate abuser so I have a lot of fear about using this stuff. I gave my wife the prescription from brain tumor surgery so I couldn't...
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    CA: North Bay Hospitals To Weigh Medical Cannabis

    An unusual proposal to use the facilities of local hospitals as dispensaries for medical marijuana is slowly gaining momentum, but even advocates acknowledge it's a longshot – because, among other reasons, cannabis is still against federal law. "Let's face it, there are going to be licensed...
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    CO: Cannabis Oil Will Be Used In A Hospital To Save A 2-Month Old Baby Girl

    Aurora, CO - In December, Nicole and Ernie Nunez brought their beautiful baby girl, Amylea, into the world. However, when they brought her home, things quickly took a turn for the worst. "About a day after we went home from delivery is when she had her first seizure," Nicole said. "She has a...
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    CO: Cannabis Oil Will Be Used In A Hospital To Save A 2-Month Old Baby Girl

    Aurora, CO - In December, Nicole and Ernie Nunez brought their beautiful baby girl, Amylea, into the world. However, when they brought her home, things quickly took a turn for the worst. "About a day after we went home from delivery is when she had her first seizure," Nicole said. "She has a...
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    Father Of Dying Girl Pleads For Queensland Government To Allow Her Cannabis Oil

    The father of a dying Brisbane child wants special permission from the Queensland Government to use cannabis oil in hospital. Steve Peek said doctors had tried every legal medication on his eight-year-old daughter Suli, who has a regressive neurological disorder that causes multiple chronic...
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    Father Of Dying Girl Pleads For Queensland Government To Allow Her Cannabis Oil

    The father of a dying Brisbane child wants special permission from the Queensland Government to use cannabis oil in hospital. Steve Peek said doctors had tried every legal medication on his eight-year-old daughter Suli, who has a regressive neurological disorder that causes multiple chronic...
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    CA: Marin Hospital Could Be First In State To Allow Medical Marijuana

    If Dr. Larry Bedard has his way, Marin General Hospital would become the first acute-care medical center in California to allow patients to openly consume medical marijuana in the hospital. Patients wouldn't be allowed to smoke it, since smoking is prohibited. But Bedard, a retired emergency...
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    Meet The Rabbi And Former Hospital Administrator Who Now Run A Pot Dispensary

    effrey Kahn is an ordained rabbi. His wife, Stephanie, is a former hospital administrator. Together, they've become experts at navigating the murky world of Washington, D.C.'s weed laws as the owners of Takoma Wellness Center, one of the first medical marijuana dispensaries in the district...
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    MD: Hospital Strikes Research Deal With Medical Cannabis Firms

    A medical marijuana firm says it has struck a research deal with a Cumberland hospital operator. The deal announced Wednesday by Peak Harvest Health and the Western Maryland Health System marks at least the second collaboration between hospitals and companies vying for state licenses to grow...
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    Canada: Man Fights To Vape Medical Marijuana In Hospital

    A Moncton man dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and chronic pain is fighting for permission to vape medical marijuana while staying in the Dr. Georges-L-Dumont University Hospital Centre. Michel Arsenault says he was prescribed medical marijuana in 2005 to deal with...
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    Canada: Man Fights To Vape Medical Marijuana In Hospital

    A Moncton man dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and chronic pain is fighting for permission to vape medical marijuana while staying in the Dr. Georges-L-Dumont University Hospital Centre. Michel Arsenault says he was prescribed medical marijuana in 2005 to deal with...
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    California: Army Vet Faces Felony For Helping Other Veterans Treat PTSD With Cannabis

    Even though more states are legalizing medical marijuana, and federal officials have claimed that the prosecution of pot smokers is no longer a priority, the "war on drugs" continues to destroy the lives of Americans suffering from dire medical conditions. Sean Kiernan is a U.S. Army veteran...
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    California: Army Vet Faces Felony For Helping Other Veterans Treat PTSD With Cannabis

    Even though more states are legalizing medical marijuana, and federal officials have claimed that the prosecution of pot smokers is no longer a priority, the "war on drugs" continues to destroy the lives of Americans suffering from dire medical conditions. Sean Kiernan is a U.S. Army veteran...