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  1. Ron Strider

    CA: UC Irvine Considering Center To Study Marijuana

    A California university is considering creating a special center to study marijuana. The Orange County Register says the University of California, Irvine is looking into creation of an interdisciplinary cannabis research institute. It's the brainchild of Daniele Piomelli, a neurobiology...
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    Opiate Addiction Experts Turn To Marijuana As Safer Alternative To Pain Relief

    The U.S. is in the grips of a well-documented opiate epidemic. More people in the country now die from heroin and prescription opiates than they do from car accidents. In 2014, nearly 19,000 fatal overdoses were related to legal opiates like Oxycontin and Vicodin, and according to the Center for...
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    Opiate Addiction Experts Turn To Marijuana As Safer Alternative To Pain Relief

    The U.S. is in the grips of a well-documented opiate epidemic. More people in the country now die from heroin and prescription opiates than they do from car accidents. In 2014, nearly 19,000 fatal overdoses were related to legal opiates like Oxycontin and Vicodin, and according to the Center for...