Q (News)

NEWS ARTICLES ON CONDITIONS 2010-2017

QUITTING CANNABIS (See Also ADDICTION, WITHDRAWAL)
QUITTING OTHER DRUGS


QUITTING CANNABIS
Cure for the Munchies? Exercise Cuts Marijuana Cravings (news–2011) http://healthland.time.com/2011/03/09/cure-for-the-munchies-exercise-cuts-marijuana-cravings/
Exercise can reduce cannabis use in persons who don’t want to stop (news–2011) http://www.news-medical.net/news/20110304/Exercise-can-reduce-cannabis-use-in-persons-who-dontwant-to-stop.aspx
Supplement Helps Teens Kick Pot Habit (news–2012) http://www.medpagetoday.com/Psychiatry/Addictions/33286?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_campaignailyHeadlines&utm_source=WC&eun=g522321d0r&userid=522321&email=tconnolly@wtis1110.com&mu_id=
Anticonvulsant Drug Helps Marijuana Smokers Kick the Habit (news–2012) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/04/120424095651.htm
Taking Note of Over-the-Counter Remedies for Adolescents With Cannabis Dependence (editorial–2013) http://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/article.aspx?articleid=1268260&resultClick=3
Poor Sleep Quality Makes It Harder To Quit Marijuana – Here’s Why (news-2013) http://www.leafscience.com/2013/09/27/poor-sleep-quality-makes-harder-quit-marijuana-why/
Marijuana Tolerance Breaks” 5 Ways to Pass the Time With Ease and in Better Health (news-2013) http://www.weedist.com/2013/11/marijuana-tolerance-breaks-5-ways-pass-time-ease-better-health/
Hormone shows promise at negating marijuana’s high effect (news-2014) http://www.cbsnews.com/news/hormone-shows-promise-at-negating-marijuanas-high-effect/
Active ingredient in pot sets off a feedback that reduces intoxication (news-2014) http://arstechnica.com/science/2014/01/active-ingredient-in-pot-sets-off-a-feedback-that-reducesintoxication/
Muting Marijuana’s High: Pot Without the Impairment (news-2014) http://healthland.time.com/2014/01/03/muting-marijuanas-high-pot-without-the-impairment/
Citicoline: A Useful Suppllement For Medical Cannabis Patients (news-2015) http://www.cannabiscure.info/files/citicoline.htm#sthash.EUKwHnUO.XF93e099.dpuf
Withdrawal drug could help cannabis addicts kick the habit (news–2015) http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22630204.500-withdrawal-drug-could-help-cannabis-addicts-kickthe-habit.html?cmpid=RSS|NSNS|2012-GLOBAL|online-news#.VUuJV
Quitting pot? Substitute a little coffee buzz (news–2015) http://blog.sfgate.com/smellthetruth/2015/05/11/quitting-pot-substitute-a-little-coffee-buzz/
The role of marijuana in your coffee addiction (news–2015) https://blog.oup.com/2015/05/marijuana-coffee-addiction/
Drug curbs marijuana use, but with tough side effects (news–2016) http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-01/bu-dcm011416.php
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Mixing pot and tobacco increases dependence risk (news–2016) http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2016/07/06/Mixing-pot-and-tobacco-increases-dependencerisk/8041467788885/


QUITTING OTHER DRUGS
Medical Cannabis Use Doesn’t Adversely Impact Substance Abuse Treatment Outcomes, Study Says (news-2010) http://norml.org/news/2010/03/19/medical-cannabis-use-doesn-t-adversely-impact-substance-abusetreatment-outcomes-study-says
Oaklanders Quitting Oxycontin with Cannabis (news–2010) http://www.eastbayexpress.com/LegalizationNation/archives/2010/04/22/oaklanders-quitting-oxycontinwith-cannabis
Marijuana To Control Alcohol Abuse (news-2010) http://psychcentral.com/news/2009/12/01/marijuana-to-control-alcohol-abuse/9863.html
Study shows direct cellular interaction between endocannabinoids and alcohol in the brain (news–2010) http://www.news-medical.net/news/20100513/Study-shows-direct-cellular-interaction-betweenendocannabinoids-and-alcohol-in-the-brain.aspx
Refractory CRPS Patients Discontinue Opiates With Cannabinoid Treatment (news–2010) http://www.braatah.com/refractory-crps-patients-discontinue-opiates-with-cannabinoid-treatment/
Marijuana could be an “exit drug” (news/forum repost-2010) http://www.420magazine.com/forums/international-cannabis-news/118973-marijuana-could-exit-drug.html
Study: Marijuana compound helps mitigate cocaine addiction in mice (news–2011) http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/07/26/study-marijuana-compound-helps-mitigate-cocaine-addiction-inmice/
Why Medical Marijuana Laws Reduce Traffic Deaths (news-2011) http://healthland.time.com/2011/12/02/why-medical-marijuana-laws-reduce-traffic-deaths/
Medical marijuana turns former soldier’s life around (news–2011) http://www.examiner.com/cannabis-culture-in-phoenix/medical-marijuana-turns-former-soldier-s-lifearound
Can marijuana curb cocaine addiction? (news–2011) http://theweek.com/article/index/217709/can-marijuana-curb-cocaine-addiction
Patients Substitute Marijuana for Prescription Drugs (news-2011) http://www.internalmedicinenews.com/index.php?id=495&tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=79267&cHash=e5e5aebf50e54e61a2ce81ca4ce05e24
Is Marijuana an ‘Exit Drug’? Study Suggests Some Are Taking It as a Substitute for Prescription Drugs and Alcohol (news–2012) http://www.alternet.org/drugs/marijuana-exit-drug-study-suggests-some-are-taking-it-substituteprescription-drugs-and
Secret “Sober” Pot Smokers (news–2013) http://www.thefix.com/content/secret-%E2%80%9Csober%E2%80%9D-pot-users2030
Colombia’s controversial cure for coke addicts: Give them marijuana (news–2013) http://www.thestar.com/news/world/2013/06/03/colombias_controversial_cure_for_coke_addicts_give_them_marijuana.html
Man gets off painkillers with marijuana (news–2013) http://www.canada.com/vancouversun/news/westcoastnews/story.html?id=22118626-b97d-4fa6-91eab1114e61f578&k=58055
Study: Cannabis Compound Reduces Cigarette Consumption In Tobacco Smokers (news–2013) http://norml.org/news/2013/07/03/study-cannabis-compound-reduces-cigarette-consumption-in-tobaccosmokers
Can Marijuana Help You Quit Cigarettes? Study Says Yes (news–2013) http://www.leafscience.com/2013/11/01/can-marijuana-help-quit-cigarettes-study-says-yes/
75.5% of Medical Cannabis Patients Report Substituting Cannabis for Pharmaceuticals and Hard Drugs (news–2014) http://marijuana.az/75-5-of-medical-cannabis-patients-report-substituting-cannabis-for-pharmaceuticalsand-hard-drugs/
CANNABIS ISSUE COVER FEATURE: LOBEL PRIZE (news–2015) https://digboston.com/cannabis-issue-cover-feature-lobel-prize/
Is it time to legalize marijuana in sports? (news–2015) http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/2015/aug/01/marijuana-sports-opioids-arguments-kyle-turley/
Marijuana Might Actually be an Anti-Gateway Drug (news–2015) http://www.attn.com/stories/2378/medical-marijuana-anti-gateway-drug
Doctors pioneer pot as an opioid substitute (news–2015) http://www.bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_coverage/2015/10/doctors_pioneer_pot_as_an_opioid_substitute
People Who Smoke Weed Are Losing Weight Because They’re Not Drinking Booze (news–2015) http://news.yahoo.com/people-smoke-weed-losing-weight-193318835.html
Study: Patients Substitute Cannabis For Booze, Prescription Drugs (news–2015) http://norml.org/news/2015/10/08/study-patients-substitute-cannabis-for-booze-prescription-drugs
Ex-Bear Jim McMahon: Medical marijuana got me off narcotic pain pills (news–2016) http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-chicago-bears-jim-mcmahon-medical-marijuanamet-20160128-story.html
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Patients, towns want relief from state’s foggy pot rules (news–2016) http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/2016/06/25/patients-towns-want-relief-states-foggy-potrules/86242542/
Maine could be first state to OK medical marijuana to treat addicts (news–2016)
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/maine-could-be-first-state-to-ok-medical-pot-to-treat-addicts/
Cannabis one piece in pain management puzzle (news–2016) http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/cannabis-one-piece-in-pain-management-puzzle
Mixing pot and tobacco increases dependence risk (news–2016) http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2016/07/06/Mixing-pot-and-tobacco-increases-dependencerisk/8041467788885/
Big Pharma’s Concerned About These Marijuana Stats (news–2016) http://www.attn.com/stories/9986/medical-marijuana-reduces-painkiller-abuse
After medical marijuana legalized, Medicare prescriptions drop for many drugs (news–2016) https://www.mprnews.org/story/2016/07/07/npr-medical-marijuana
McLean Hospital Study Finds That Medical Marijuana Use May Improve Cognitive Performance (news – 2016) http://www.mcleanhospital.org/news/2016/10/18/mclean-hospital-study-finds-medical-marijuana-use-mayimprove-cognitive-performance Fentanyl maker fights pot legalization (news–2016) http://www.boulderweekly.com/features/fentanyl-maker-fights-pot-legalization/ Cannabis Advice for the Novice Consumer (news–2016) https://www.hellomd.com/health-wellness/cannabis-advice-for-the-novice-consumer
How I Stopped My Phantom Limb Pain (news – 2016) https://www.hellomd.com/health-wellness/how-i-stopped-my-phantom-limb-pain
Cannabis Makes up 22% of Canadian Veteran Drug Payments (news–2016) http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/cannabis-veterans-drug-payments-1.3598954
Could Medical Cannabis Break the Painkiller Epidemic? (news–2016) http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/could-medical-cannabis-break-the-painkiller-epidemic/
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