Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Trump’s AG Pick Not A Fan Of Weed

The Senator nominated to serve as the next U.S. attorney general is on record saying cannabis is “dangerous” and that “good people don’t smoke marijuana.” President-elect Donald Trump’s reported pick of Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions...

Does Marijuana Help or Hurt Cirrhosis?

Overview of Cirrhosis Cirrhosis is the late stage of scarring, or fibrosis, of the liver. It can be caused by a variety of conditions, including hepatitis and chronic alcohol abuse. The scarring associated with cirrhosis...

There Are Now Over 15,000 Medical Marijuana Patients in Connecticut

When Nick Tamborrino moved into his newly expanded medical marijuana dispensary, it came with its own vault for storing the drugs. Formerly a Santander Bank branch at 471 E. Main St., the space is almost...

How to Stop the Munchies When You’re High

Whether you roll or bowl, many of us look forward to enjoying cannabis regularly. Yet while smoking is known to be a relaxing activity, one side effect can be stressful: getting the munchies. Why Does...

Change Is Inevitable: Oregon MMJ Patients May Lose Out to Rec Sales

Attention all current and prospective Oregon medical marijuana patients: Ready or not, how you obtain medicinal cannabis products in your state is about to change. For the past fifteen months, recreational and medical marijuana...
Heap of homegrown cannabis buds, homegrown hemp

Is Homegrown Hemp Healthier?

The cannabis plant is the reason for a lot of debates and discussions in the world today. Scientists and researchers are carrying out tests after tests to understand the true potential of this wonder...

Mesothelioma patients turn to cannabis

People have inhaled cannabinoids for many generations, from the Scythians through its  ban by the federal U.S. government, and beyond. Now we find that patients suffering from mesothelioma cancer can use medicinal marijuana as a means to...

Wikileaks Hack Reveals Hillary’s Pot Concerns

Wikileaks Hack Reveals Hillary's Pot Concerns WikiLeaks latest exposure of political emails shows the staff behind Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign made it a point to brief her on the issue of marijuana prior to a...

Here’s Who Scored The 7th Marijuana License in Florida

Less than two weeks before Florida’s constitutional amendment expanding the legal use of medical marijuana takes effect, the state’s Department of Health has approved a seventh license and could be on the verge of...

PTSD: The Most Divisive Medical Marijuana Topic Of 2016

Could PTSD Help Legalize Marijuana Everywhere? In 2016, the dominoes appeared to be falling in favor of proponents for the use of medical marijuana to treat symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. In May, the U.S House...

Menstrual cramps considered for medical marijuana treatment

With a nod to Whoopi Goldberg, lawmakers in New Jersey announced legislation that would loosen the state's strict medical marijuana law to allow women to get pot-based products to ease menstrual cramps. Democratic Assembly members Tim...

Cannabis Now Has Its Own Congressional Committee

Amid widespread uncertainty about how the Trump administration will handle state-legal cannabis, a group of federal lawmakers on Thursday announced the formation of a Congressional Cannabis Caucus. The bipartisan group hopes to validate the...