Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Medical Marijuana Infographic: The Impact From 2016

Marijuana Stats At-a-Glance: Colorado patients number 19.8 patients per 1,000 state residents 19.4 patients per thousand residents in Washington State 6% to 8% of caucasians reported having ever used marijuana 5% of Californians report...

5 Health Benefits of CBC

While the names THC and CBD may ring some bells, very few are aware of a compound in marijuana called cannabichromene. That’s unfortunate, because cannabichromene is actually the second most abundant cannabinoid in marijuana, which...

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...

States Need To Protect Patient Rights In Terms For Medical Marijuana

After the recent rejection of the Rhode Island-Washington Marijuana Rescheduling Petition, it is easy to point fingers at the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and proclaim how corrupt and inept they must be to uphold...

These Are the 10 Best and Worst States for Medical Cannabis

Americans for Safe Access (ASA), the medical cannabis patient advocacy group, recently released its annual report assigning letter grades to states based on the proficiency of their medical cannabis programs. The good news: 39...

Are New Pot Shops in Ohio Coming Soon?

New Medical Marijuana Shops in Ohio As many as 40 shops could dispense medical marijuana in the state under rules proposed by Ohio’s pharmacy board. Proposals released Thursday by the Ohio Board of Pharmacy also say...

6 Harmful Cannabis Myths Debunked

Misinformation has overshadowed the cannabis plant ever since its gradual prohibition during the early- and mid-1900s. Nearly a century of negative propaganda has kept generations of Americans in the dark about the benefits of...

How Long Does Pot Stay In Your System?

There are many drugs, both legal and illegal, that people indulge in on a regular basis. Some of them are designed to bring users up — these drugs stimulate the reward center of the...

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...

Amendment 2 Is Law – But Many Floridians Must Wait For Medical Marijuana

The passage of Amendment 2 by an overwhelming margin in November changed Florida’s constitution to allow more people to use higher-strength medical marijuana as of Tuesday. But don’t expect to be able to ask...

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...

Can Cannabis Help Control Schizophrenia?

There has been an abundance of conflicting information about the potential relationship between schizophrenia and cannabis. A controversial study published in December suggests that smoking cannabis may exacerbate a genetic disposition that makes people...