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Doctor Says Board Of Health Approving Medical Pot For Vets With PTSD Is ‘Crucial’

In July the Colorado Board of Health denied veterans access to medical marijuana, and now veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder are suing the state.

08/23/2015

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PTSD Sufferers Sue Colorado Over Pot Decision

Colorado’s decision not to allow marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder has prompted a lawsuit by PTSD sufferers.

08/21/2015

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Hundreds Of Veterans Line Up For Free Marijuana In Show Of Protest

The free handouts were set up as a sign of protest to a decision by the state’s health board not to allow post-traumatic-stress disorder as a treatable condition for medical marijuana.

08/01/2015

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Veterans React To Denial Of PTSD Classification Of Medical Marijuana: ‘I’m Angry, I’m Confused’

Many military veterans are upset after the Colorado Board of Health failed to approve Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, as a condition for medical marijuana.

07/16/2015

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Chief Medical Officer ‘Disappointed’ In Pot PTSD Decision

Colorado’s Chief Medical Officer recommended that the state add Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to the list of conditions treated by medical marijuana. But the Colorado Board of Health rejected the classification.

07/15/2015

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Colorado Eyes PTSD As Ailment Eligible For Medical Pot

The Colorado Board of Health is considering adding post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of ailments eligible for treatment with medical marijuana.

07/15/2015

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Colorado’s Medical Marijuana Studies Are An ‘Opportunity To Guide The Nation’

Colorado is spending $9 million to study the role of marijuana as a medication. The state Board of Health approved the grants, and on Saturday researchers will come together to talk about their studies.

06/09/2015

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Opting Out Of Vaccinations Requires More Paperwork For Parents

Parents in Colorado who don’t want their children immunized will have to complete paperwork every year as opposed to just once, under new state rules.

04/15/2015

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Colorado Health Board Strengthens Immunization Rules

Colorado parents who don’t want their children to be immunized will have to fill out paperwork each year to opt out of vaccinations under new state rules.

04/15/2015

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Marijuana Caregivers Escape Colorado Crackdown

Colorado has decided not to limit marijuana caregivers who grow pot on behalf of medical marijuana patients to 10 patients.

09/16/2014

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