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The latest developments around the fields of

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Acupuncture for Our Heroes Act (HR 2838, 115th Congress)

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Elected Body
  • Neuroscience

Ensures access to acupuncturist services through the Department of Veterans Affairs for treating conditions including opioid-induced constipation, chemotherapy-induced neuropathy, stress, mental health, and symptoms of traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act (S 1276, 115th Congress)

  • Government
  • Elected Body
  • Neuroscience

Requires the Department of Justice to make a determination as to whether cannabidiol should be a controlled, scheduled substance under the Controlled Substances Act, and expands research on the potential medical benefits of cannabidiol and other marijuana components.

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