Op-ed: Jeff Sessions thinks aspirin helps severe pain. He’s wrong

Published: Feb 16, 2018, 11:31 am • Updated: Feb 16, 2018, 11:31 am By Jill Richardson, Otherwords.org Recently Attorney General Jeff Sessions gave Americans suffering severe pain some advice: “People need to take some aspirin sometimes and tough it out a little.” As someone who has suffered chronic pain for…

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How Cannabis Helps With Schizophrenia and Other Neurological Disorders

How does cannabis help with schizophrenia and other neurological disorders? Marijuana as a remedy for various neurological disorders may sound a little off sync. But, it is important to know, that the facts work the other way round. Cannabis is a very effective but an underused therapeutic. in the case of various…

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Cannabist Show: She helps decode cannabis regulations in California, Colorado, Nevada and beyond

Published: Jun 23, 2017, 12:01 pm • Updated: Jun 23, 2017, 12:20 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guest: Amanda Ostrowitz, co-founder of CannaRegs. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Will visitors to Sin City be able to light up in July or what might delay Nevada’s recreational marijuana rollout? • …

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Cannabist Show S 03, Ep. 10: She helps decode cannabis regulations in California, Colorado, Nevada and beyond

Published: Jun 23, 2017, 12:19 pm • Updated: Jun 23, 2017, 12:20 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guest: Amanda Ostrowitz, co-founder of CannaRegs. Podcast: Play in new window | Download LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Will visitors to Sin City be able to light up in July or what…

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Largest, most rigorous study to date confirms CBD oil helps some kids with epilepsy

Published: May 25, 2017, 7:50 am • Updated: May 25, 2017, 8:59 am By The Associated Press A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into…

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Georgia legislator helps get CBD oil to patients, skirting laws he helped pass

Published: Apr 28, 2017, 9:16 am • Updated: Apr 28, 2017, 6:06 pm By Ezra Kaplan, The Associated Press MACON, Ga. — Once a month, a cardboard box from Colorado appears at the office of a conservative Christian lawmaker in central Georgia, filled with derivatives of marijuana, to be distributed…

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Colorado’s high plant limit helps state’s sickest patients, but there’s a dark side

Published: Mar 8, 2017, 4:18 pm • Updated: Mar 8, 2017, 5:05 pm By Megan Schrader, The Denver Post They call themselves refugees, and Colorado — with its permissive rules for growing marijuana in homes and world-renowned industrial strains of low-THC, high-CBD oils — is their haven. For hours Monday,…

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