This November, United Patients Group is celebrating National Epilepsy Awareness Month. This month has a special significance for us, as cannabis has shown to be very effective in treating various forms of epilepsy, reducing seizures, and improving the quality of life for many epilepsy patients. This month, we are especially dedicated to spreading awareness about cannabis and how it can be used to treat epilepsy.
“Speechless” is an understandable word to explain how many folks feel at the time of the writing of this article, only 72 hours after Donald Trump became the President-elect of the United States. Whether you supported Trump or Clinton, the Democrats or Republicans, no one can deny that the election night upset on November 8th…
As hard as it may be to turn away from the spectacle that occurs on the nightly news, there is a lot more to this voting season than the high drama of the presidential election; it is also a busy time for medical marijuana reform. And while much of the media in this regard is…
There was a time when people correlated marijuana and the eyes only with dryness, redness and dilated pupils. Time (and some very pinpointed research) has indeed changed this perception for the better.
As we wrap up Breast Cancer Awareness month, it’s worth noting that during our grandmothers’ lifetimes, real, significant progress has been made against this group of diseases: it’s no longer the death sentence it once was.
By now most of us probably know that research and anecdata (referenced in our last blog as anecdotal evidence based on personal observations and experiences) strongly suggests that cannabis has the ability to heal cancer.
Cannabis has been gaining momentum as a viable and safe medical treatment over the last several years. More and more people are seeking cannabis to treat a variety of ailments.
There’s a common, disparaging word predictably thrown out by critics and skeptics to describe positive experience with cannabis to self-treat serious illnesses and their symptoms: “anecdata.”
Press Release: The Utah Association for Responsible Cannabis Legislation to Host Summit: ‘Medical Cannabis: The Science. The Truth.’ in Salt Lake City
Utah Representative Gage Froerer, United Patients Group, and Sacred Roots of Healing bring professionals together for an evening of information, education and awareness on the science of cannabinoid medicine, the national political climate and the potential benefits to the people of Utah
Join Us for Two Separate Days of Education! – Nurses Medical Cannabis Workshop: A Clinical Focus – Friday, October 21st – Lafayette, CA and on Saturday, October 22nd – San Rafael, CA