Friday, December 14, 2018

DOCTOR’S ORDERS: PUT MARIJUANA IN YOUR REAR, DON’T SMOKE IT

WARNING: PREDICTABLE AND JUVENILE ATTEMPTS AT HUMOR FOLLOW. Canada is further along than nearly every other country in embracing cannabis as a legitimate medicine. Health Canada currently licenses 38 companies to produce and distribute medical...

Growing Medical Marijuana In Arkansas Ain’t Cheap

Arkansans hoping to grow medical marijuana will have to pay a $15,000 application fee and a licensing fee yet to be determined, the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission decided Tuesday. Unsuccessful applicants will receive half the...

Cancer ignorance: Mainstream media says baldness is not a choice when it comes to...

Bald may be beautiful, but it shouldn’t be inevitable for cancer patients. Yet, some organizations are encouraging well-meaning people (adults and children alike) to show their support of cancer victims by shaving their heads. The...

Ohioans buying Michigan medical pot ahead of rules being set

Ohioans wanting medical marijuana have been crossing the border into Michigan, where some Detroit-area dispensaries will sell to out-of-staters who are issued recommendations for cannabis use months ahead of the drug becoming available in...

Law Enforcement Is Still Puzzled With Pot & DUIs

Pot + DUI = Not-So-Clear Laws While marijuana consumers and enthusiasts might be rejoicing over the recent string of electoral victories for cannabis legalization, they also still face some new and quite sobering realities. Every state...

Docs May Endorse Medical Marijuana Whether It’s Legal Or Not

More than 20% of medical marijuana users live in states that have not legalized its use, a finding that suggests physicians may be recommending the drug regardless of its legal status. In addition, 10%...

PA Aims For Medical Marijuana Sales in 2018

2018: The Year Pennsylvania Brings Medical Marijuana Sales Pennsylvania officials said Wednesday that they will begin accepting applications early next year for medical marijuana growers and dispensaries, with a target date of mid-2018 for legal...

Medical Marijuana Bill Submitted to Congress!

Medical marijuana could be a hot topic of discussion this year in the halls of the United States Congress. Earlier this week, Representatives Morgan Griffith of Virginia and Earl Blumenauer of Oregon marched up to...

The Emerald Cup Swarms Visitors to Wine County in California

A record-breaking estimated 30,000 California medical pot farmers, family, friends and fans swamped Santa Rosa for a gargantuan marijuana festival dubbed the Emerald Cup at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds over the weekend. The agricultural competition...

Well, Duh: Evidence Shows That Medical Marijuana ACTUALLY Works!

The most common reason that people seek out medical marijuana is for chronic pain. According to a report released earlier in January by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM), that makes a...

Rehab Clinics Are Using Cannabis to Help Drug Addicts Recover

A new study published in the Journal of Drug and Alcohol Dependence found that hospitals in legal weed states have seen a drop in patients checking in for opioid abuse, suggesting that greater availability...

CBC Shows Promise In Treating Cancer

Cannabichromene (CBC)   Evidence has suggested that it may play a role in the anti-inflammatory and anti-viral effects of cannabis, and may contribute to the overall analgesic effects of medical cannabis. A study done in March...