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British man self-treats with medical cannabis oil, stuns doctors when cancer disappears

British man self-treats with medical cannabis oil, stuns doctors when cancer disappears

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 11, 2019

A British man who used cannabis oil to treat 12 cancerous brain tumors has been given incredible news. George Gannon has been told that he is now "essentially cancer-free" after using the oil for three months. Gannon chose to use the oil after chemotherapy left him feeling drained. The Brit says that...

Facebook removes Ohio Medical Cannabis Review page in community standards crackdown

Facebook removes Ohio Medical Cannabis Review page in community standards crackdown

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 11, 2019

Facebook's community standards have put a spanner in the works for medical cannabis companies in Ohio. Last month, the social media giant deactivated the Ohio Medical Cannabis Review page. The online platform provided social media users with a forum where they could discuss dispensary product options,...

Anxiety added to Pennsylvania’s list of qualifying conditions for medical cannabis

Anxiety added to Pennsylvania’s list of qualifying conditions for medical cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 27, 2019

Pennsylvanians who endure persistent anxiety are now officially eligible to receive medical cannabis as a treatment. The state's list of qualifying conditions has also been expanded to include Tourette's syndrome.  Lawmakers made the decision during the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Advisory Board ...

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