Stanford Report, by Mitzi Baker Marijuana-like chemicals in the brain may point to a treatment for the debilitating condition of Parkinson’s disease. In a study published in the Feb. 8 issue of Nature, researchers from the School of Medicine report
From the National Parkinson’s Foundation With medical marijuana now legalized in 28 states and Washington, D.C., it is obvious that there is strong interest in its therapeutic properties. Researchers are testing marijuana, which they call cannabis, as a treatment for
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Ranga Chelva Krishna, MD and Dr Nangia are amongst 16 doctors allowed to prescribe medical marijuana as most of the approved diagnosis are neurological. “The program provides access to medical marijuana to certified patients suffering from cancer, HIV/AIDS, ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease), Parkinson’s disease,
Parkinson’s disease or paralysis agitans is a chronic, degenerative neurological disorder that affects one in 100 people over age 60. The motor symptoms of this disease result from the death of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra, located in a