Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update NIH awards a grant to study marijuana and opioid addiction, the head of the NBA hints at a more relaxed approach to pot, Utah activists are ready to begin signature-gathering for a medical marijuana initiative, and more. NationalLast Wednesday, the NIH awarded a grant to study marijuana and opioid addiction. The National […]

US Patients’ Opioid Overdoses Leading to More ICU Admissions & Deaths

US Patients’ Opioid Overdoses Leading to More ICU Admissions & Deaths

US Patients’ Opioid Overdoses Leading to More ICU Admissions & Deaths $POTN Now more and more patients are Opting for CBD instead of Rx pain medications. A growing number of Americans are needing IC (intensive care) for opioid overdoses and dying after receiving treatment for serious complications, a US study revealed Wednesday. Opioid-related overdose deaths […]

Rx Painkillers & Heroin Led to the Worst Drug Addiction Crisis in US History

Rx Painkillers & Heroin Led to the Worst Drug Addiction Crisis in US History

Rx Painkillers & Heroin Led to the Worst Drug Addiction Crisis in US History Expert scientists says the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should review the safety and effectiveness of all opioids, and consider the real-world impacts the powerful painkillers have, not only on patients, but also on families, crime and the demand for […]

Stress and Anxiety in The Digital Age

Stress and Anxiety in The Digital Age

Stress and Anxiety in The Digital Age $GOOG, $AAPL, $FB, $SNAP In this Digital Age the Internet has put connecting with friends, colleagues, partners  associates,  partners, and lots of other good stuff at our fingertips.. However, while digital connections have a clear advantages, “digital dependence” does not. Dependence on digital communication presents several physical and […]

About 10-M American Adults Suffer From Mental Illness

About 10-M American Adults Suffer From Mental Illness

About 10-M American Adults Suffer From Mental Illness A new US government report reveals that about 10-M American adults have a serious mental illness, and a similar number have considered suicide during the past year, according the report the nation’s behavioral ills. The report also said that 15.7-M Americans abuse alcohol and 7.7-M abuse illicit […]

Medical Grade Marijuana, The Solution to America’s Opioid Addiction?

Medical Grade Marijuana, The Solution to America’s Opioid Addiction?

Medical Grade Marijuana, The Solution to America’s Opioid Addiction? $ENDP Last Thursday, the FDA took an unprecedented step in an attempt to curb America’s opioid abuse crisis, but that does not yet mean that medical grade marijuana will be more seriously considered as an alternative to the highly addictive and deadly heroin like Rx drugs. […]

The Biology of the Brain, How Bad Habits Like Sugar Addiction Happen

The Biology of the Brain, How Bad Habits Like Sugar Addiction Happen

The Biology of the Brain, How Bad Habits Like Sugar Addiction Happen An article published by CNN Health is a reminder us that the connection between the brain’s nucleus accumbens and prefrontal cortex drives intentional actions, such as deciding whether we will take another bite of chocolate cake, or not. The prefrontal cortex also activates […]

Opioid Addiction is America’s Public Health Challenge

Opioid Addiction is America’s Public Health Challenge

Opioid Addiction is America’s Public Health Challenge The medical Doctor nominated to head the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) told Senators last Wednesday that his 1st priority would be tackling the opioid crisis, and he pledged that science will prevail at the agency despite his extensive financial ties to medical companies it regulates. But […]

NJ Gov. Christie to Helm Opioid Addiction Commission

NJ Gov. Christie to Helm Opioid Addiction Commission

NJ Gov. Christie to Helm Opioid Addiction Commission New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will join with President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, in an initiative to combat the nation’s opioid addiction epidemic.” “Jared and I have worked incredibly well on this issue and, by the way, on a whole bunch of other […]

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Dealing with Addiction

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Dealing with Addiction

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Dealing with Addiction Chairman of TOCCA LIFE HOLDINGS, TOCCALife.com (Ticker Symbol: TLIF) Stated, “Please read this article and start talking with family more. This is only the first battle and it will grow with the synthetic drugs coming out. Most of us have learned or experienced Vietnam, seen a movie […]

Drug Overdose Deaths Spike in the USA

Drug Overdose Deaths Spike in the USA

Drug Overdose Deaths Spike in the USA Drug overdose deaths have increased by 33% in the past 5 years across the USA, with some states seeing spikes of almost 200%. According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 30 states saw increases in overdose deaths resulting from the abuse of heroin […]

America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident

America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident

America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident Today, more Americans use RX opioids than smoke cigarettes. Opiates such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, fentanyl and morphine also kill more Americans than automobile accidents annually. Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin, lied to doctors and patients, convincing them that OxyContin, a narcotic pain killer was safe and non-addictive […]

Congress Allocates $1-B to Fight Opioid Crisis

Congress Allocates $1-B to Fight Opioid Crisis

Congress Allocates $1-B to Fight Opioid  Crisis Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is against it, saying it is “political cover for huge giveaways to giant drug companies.” Congress is close to passing a bill that would include a provision allocating $1-B to address the opioid epidemic. But that effort could still be upended by last-minute concerns […]

Donald Trump’s AG, Jeff Sessions, is No Friend of Marijuana

Donald Trump’s AG, Jeff Sessions, is No Friend of Marijuana

Donald Trump’s AG, Jeff Sessions, is No Friend of Marijuana In what is generally viewed as a negative development for the legal Marijuana market, US President Elect Donald Trump has selected Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to be the next Attorney General of the United States. Senstor Sessions is an outspoken critic of marijuana legalization who […]

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Headed to 5c

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Headed to 5c

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Headed to 5c Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 0.07. The projected lower bound is: 0.01. The projected closing price is: 0.02. TOCCA LIFE […]

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Treating America’s Biggest Disease: Addiction

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Treating America’s Biggest Disease: Addiction TOCCA Life’s Sober Living Halfway House and Strategic Coaching is for individuals recently in an addiction drug treatment facility, drug detox rehab or in recovery from alcohol and drug addiction who are willing to abstain from alcohol and mind altering substance abuse within a structured […]

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Undervalued

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Undervalued

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Undervalued TOCCA LIFE HLDG closed unchanged at 0.014. Volume was 69% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 85% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 0.014 0.014 0.014 0.014 20,000 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 0.01 […]

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Drug Testing for Teenagers

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Drug Testing for Teenagers

Tocca Life Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:TLIF) Drug Testing for Teenagers Tocca Life make it easy to test for drug use in Teenagers without the need for confrontation. Surface drug testing is an effective way to detect the presence of illicit and prescription drugs on most surfaces and contact items, making them suitable for testing clothing, skin, […]

Big Pharma Promotes Legal Drug Addiction

Big Pharma Promotes Legal Drug Addiction

Big Pharma Promotes Legal Drug Addiction Many of us believe that Big Pharma must be held accountable for this dangerous opioid trend, especially since several have been caught lying about the benefits and risks of their drugs. As noted by the Organic Consumers Association (OCA), the drug industry has “fostered the opioid addiction epidemic” in several […]

22 Vets Commit Suicide Daily, is Medical Marijuana the Solution?

22 Vets Commit Suicide Daily, is Medical Marijuana the Solution?

22 Vets Commit Suicide Daily, is Medical Marijuana the Solution? Dr. Sue Sisley, a former Department of Veterans Affairs physician, has devoted her life to coming with an effective treatment for PTSD. But her  promising work is controversial and not without detractors. As one of the nation’s foremost scientific experts on medical marijuana, Dr. Sisley […]

The Cycle Opioid of Addiction

The Cycle Opioid of Addiction

The Cycle Opioid of Addiction Sadly, legendary musician Prince appears to be yet another victim of the opioid epidemic. OxyContin became a blockbuster drug mainly through misleading claims, claims Purdue Pharma knew were false from the very beginning. The basic promise was that it provided pain relief for a full 12 hours, 2X as long […]