Clinical perspectives on medical marijuana (cannabis) for neurologic disorders.
Neurol Clin Pract. 2015 Aug;5(4):344-351
Authors: Fife TD, Moawad H, Moschonas C, Shepard K, Hammond N
The American Academy of Neurology published an evidence-based systematic review of randomized controlled trials using marijuana (Cannabis sativa) or cannabinoids in neu…
Rapid Identification of Synthetic Cannabinoids in Herbal Incenses with DART-MS and NMR.
J Forensic Sci. 2015 Aug 27;
Authors: Marino MA, Voyer B, Cody RB, Dane AJ, Veltri M, Huang L
The usage of herbal incenses containing synthetic cannabinoids has caused an increase in medical incidents and triggered legislations to ban these produc…
Impairment of inhibitory control processing related to acute psychotomimetic effects of cannabis.
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2015 Jan;25(1):26-37
Authors: Bhattacharyya S, Atakan Z, Martin-Santos R, Crippa JA, Kambeitz J, Malhi S, Giampietro V, Williams S, Brammer M, Rubia K, Collier DA, McGuire PK
Cannabis use can induce acute psych…
Cannabis and creativity: highly potent cannabis impairs divergent thinking in regular cannabis users.
Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015 Mar;232(6):1123-34
Authors: Kowal MA, Hazekamp A, Colzato LS, van Steenbergen H, van der Wee NJ, Durieux J, Manai M, Hommel B
RATIONALE: Cannabis users often claim that cannabis has the potential to …
Cannabis, cannabidiol, and epilepsy--from receptors to clinical response.
Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Dec;41:277-82
Authors: Szaflarski JP, Bebin EM
Recreational cannabis use in adults with epilepsy is widespread. The use of cannabis for medicinal purposes is also becoming more prevalent. For this purpose, various preparations of cannabis …
Wikileaf, a comparison-shopping website for medical marijuana, is changing how people buy their pot while saving them time and money.
Wikileaf.com allows people to compare dispensary prices and menus as well as research cannabis strains.
Dubbed the “Priceline of Pot,” the site asks users how much they're willing to spend and how far they're willing to travel for their next toke. Medicinal and recreational dispenR…
Hello, Nico! After reading your recent “Tips For the New Outdoor Grower” article, I have a question for you. I'm from El Salvador, in Central America. As you may know, our situation with cartels and gangs is no different from Mexico at this point. Shitty weed is very, very common down here and the prices are very low. You can’t find any good stuff, but all with a ridiculous price tag. I've paid less in Barcelona a&#…
The latest data from the annual Monitoring the Future study is out, covering the results of their survey of young people’s use of drugs.
The headline at the University of Michigan, which conducts the study, read “Daily marijuana use among U.S. college students highest since 1980.” Michigan Live reported “Marijuana use among college students at a 35-year high,” CBS Baltimore warned, “Daily Marijuana Use Amongst Colle&…
Women are at the vanguard of the marijuana movement: as growers, cannabusiness owners, manufacturers of edibles and topicals, activists, mothers who choose to medicate their kids with herbs instead of pharmaceuticals, and, significantly, as self-identified consumers. Even Newsweek noticed.
It’s a hot topic that is near and dear to Tracie Egan Morrissey’s heart. Morrissey is the newly minted editor-in-chief of VICE’s&…
By Steve ElliottHemp News
If a ballot measure says "legalization" on it, it's always good, right? RIGHT? Maybe not.
A proposal that could this November make Ohio the fifth state to legalize recreational marijuana is drawing some unusual opposition -- and it's coming from residents who support legalizing marijuana, reports Lewis Wallace at NPR.
Lots of liberals and old hippies don't like the monopoly aspect …
By Steve ElliottHemp News
Denver health officials on Tuesday started inspecting and quarantining hundreds of cannabis products because their labels listed pesticides not approved by the state for use on marijuana.
The city's move came about six months after officials had quarantined 100,000 plants at 11 grow facilities due to concerns about pesticide use, report David Migoya and Ricardo Baca at The Denver Post.……
ARIZONA: After 17 months, Dr. Suzanne Sisley is about to get the marijuana she needs to start a federally approved clinical study into whether marijuana helps veterans with PTSD.
She proposed this research five years ago and has been herding bureaucratic turtles ever since. She’ll do the study in Arizona even though…
By Sue VorenbergCannabis Daily Record
WASHINGTON: Juicing is a growing trend in the health food community – and an excellent way to add more fruits and veggies into your diet in a concentrated form.
But there’s one added ingredient that, while somewhat difficult to get, can add even more healthy bang to your juice: Cannabis leaves (the parts of the plant that typically end up on the grow room floor or being re̷…
The Canada Revenue Agency has officially confirmed that medical marijuana to be purchased by an individual patient from a licensed producer under Health Canada's Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR) is an allowable medical expense under the Income Tax Act.
The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) on Tuesday announced it has received a letter from the CRA, dated August 24, confirmingR…
U.S. senator and democratic darling Elizabeth Warren has changed her stance on marijuana legalization.
According to Boston.com, she told Joshua Miller of The Boston Globe on Wednesday that she is now open to ballot questions seeking to legalize pot.
“You were opposed to legalization in 2012. As a Massachusetts voter, what’s your position today?” Miller asked Warren.
“I’m open to it,” she replied. “I think we’ve l…
"Initiative Petition Kick-off-Rally is September 26 &amp; 27, in conjunction with the 26th Annual Boston Freedom Rally on the Boston Common.
READING, MA — At 11:10 this morning, Steven Epstein, of Bay State Repeal (BSR), handed an employee of the Elections Division of the Office of the Commonwealth the paper work necessary to proceed to signature collection on BSR’s petition assigned #15-23 by the Office of …
News reports out of Vermont indicate that a major political shift has just occurred that well positions the state legislature to become the first in the nation to end cannabis prohibition and replace with tax-n-regulate policies.
The four states (Alaska, Colorado, Oregon and Washington) that have chucked cannabis prohibition have done so by popular vote on binding ballot initiatives passed by citizens, not legislato&…
BALTIMORE, MD — Americans for Safe Access (ASA) has been selected to provide training for compliance inspectors operating under the authority of the Natalie M. LaPrade Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission. The auditors are charged with ensuring members of the state’s new medical cannabis industry comply with all applicable regulations, which were finalized by the Commission in August.
In addition to developing its &…
It all started in 2003. Switching from prescriptions to MMJ.
Longing for more than a toke, our adventures in creating Cannabis medicine have been amazing.
We offer a variety of lotions, lip balm, CannaseX, coconut oil, karamel kush korn, granola bars, coconut caramel bars and more.
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We have been making Cannabis medicinal products since 2003.
Working with glycerin in lotions and salves, we felt confident in adding e-liquid to the menu.
Our 99.5% Vegetable glycerin is heat infused with organic Cannabis.
We offer 30 delicious flavors.
You can customize your own favorite flavor com…
This book was written for first time and returning medical marijuana users who are arriving, celebrating, or over the hump of “50.” Many of you are retired or almost retired. You currently use or have tried using pharmaceutical medicine to address the growing list of ailments. Some worked, but the s…
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"Women On A Mission, To End Prohibition!"
The NORML Women Alliance of Canada are the mothers, sisters, daughters and caregivers of this nation and we are calling on the Canadian Government to end cannabis prohibition, re-prioritize spending to focus on our families, education and healthcare and to p…
THIS NOTE FROM AMY ANONYMOUS :
The Christmas season is upon is!
I am collecting items for "Milk and Cookies For The Homeless 2013".
Items needed are: hats, gloves, cannabis, lighters, coffee cards, hand warmers, rolling papers, etc. Financial donations to purchase these things are also greatly ap…
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The Cash Hyde Foundation’s mission is to fight cancer with smiles, prayers, positive energy and provide information and financial support for children with cancer and their families.
What We Do
Create childhood cancer awareness in our communities.
I originally began my Cannabis Advocacy on line under the name of "Bong Man" in early 2009, Shortly after my Father passed away due to a medication overdose. Since this life changing event I have dedi…
James grew up in Southern Ontario. He lived a good deal of his life in Toronto working in the independent film industry producing sets and creations of all kinds. He enjoyed time spent with family and…
In 1996 a threat from an ALS researcher launched Cathy into medical cannabis activism, participating in Journey’s for Justice in Florida and Texas, numerous television interviews and political actions…
Now, Silas is being cared for at UCSF. His mom, dad, and big sister are all there with him. As you can imagine, this is a difficult time for everyone who knows Silas. This page is intended to serve as…
Mykayla Comstock was diagnosed with intermediate risk T-Cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia on July 14th, 2012, at 7 years old. She is also Oregon's youngest Medical Cannabis Patient. This is where her …
Back 38-39 years ago. I was a Little boy of 5 years old, With a Life-Threatening Illness! "non Hodgkins Lymphoma Cancer." At the Time I had this Illness...Science was just Experimenting with Radiation…