First Hawaii medical marijuana dispensary just opened after 17-year wait for patients

Published: Aug 8, 2017, 2:56 pm • Updated: Aug 8, 2017, 5:32 pm By Cathy Bussewitz, The Associated Press HONOLULU — Dispensary sales of medical marijuana in Hawaii are beginning after patients waited 17 years for a legal way to purchase the drug. Maui Grown Therapies received approval from the…

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Patients, Especially Epileptics, Report Overall Good Health After Using Medical Cannabis

Patients, Especially Epileptics, Report Overall Good Health After Using Medical Cannabis In a research study presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association (APA) in Washington, medical cannabis patients reported “clinically meaningful” health outcomes than those who didn’t’ use the plant, according to an article on Medpage Today.…

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New Study Finds That Patients Prefer Cannabis Use For Pain Management

New Study Finds That Patients Prefer Cannabis Use For Pain Management Here’s another reason why cannabis should be legalized: with millions of people suffering from different kinds of pain caused by a wide range of ailments, they should be able to access cannabis easily instead of being prescribed opioids. The…

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How Does Cannabis Help Chemotherapy Patients Exactly?

NBA All-Star Cliff Robinson Now Dribbles Cannabis To Baskets Everywhere NBA All-Star Cliff Robinson will now dribbling cannabis to thousands of baskets and child-proof carry out packaging!  The former NBA athlete, now referred to as Uncle Spliffy is taking on the world of Cannabis with intentions of producing Cannabis to be…

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Ohio docs writing recs for patients to buy medical marijuana in Michigan before rules set

Published: May 30, 2017, 8:03 am • Updated: May 30, 2017, 8:03 am By Mark Gillispie, The Associated Press CLEVELAND — 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…

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Majority of Minnesota medical marijuana patients say treatment has provided “a great deal of benefit”

Published: May 17, 2017, 10:17 am • Updated: May 17, 2017, 10:17 am By The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — Most patients who used medical marijuana during the first year of Minnesota’s tightly regulated program reported benefits, the state Health Department said Tuesday. The study was based on patient…

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New Mexico medical marijuana balloons in just a year, now has 40,000 patients

Published: May 15, 2017, 8:19 pm • Updated: May 15, 2017, 8:22 pm By The Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The medical marijuana industry in New Mexico has grown substantially since being organized in 2007. About 8,000 New Mexico residents have obtained a medical marijuana license since Jan. 1, which…

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