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Marijuana and Parkinson’s: What Do We Really Know?

Date: 
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

People with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and their physicians are both looking to answer whether medical marijuana can help manage Parkinson’s symptoms. Researchers have barely scratched the surface when it comes to marijuana and PD and previous studies are inconclusive about its potential benefits, but many people with Parkinson’s are curious to try it. Here’s what you need to know.

Category: 
Research Round Up

Research Round Up: Medical Marijuana and Parkinson’s Disease at a Glance

Date: 
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

With medical marijuana legalized in 28 states and Washington, D.C., its therapeutic properties have become buzzworthy. Researchers are currently studying these properties and how they affect different diseases, like Parkinson’s disease (PD). But why?

Category: 
Research Round Up

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