Medical marijuana - Rosenberg

Outrage Over Medicinal Marijuana “A Joke” Comments

U.S. DEA Head Chuck Rosenberg is under increased pressure over recent comments he made referring to medicinal marijuana as being "a joke". "What really bothers...
Marijuana - metabolic syndrome

Cannabis Use Linked To Lower Metabolic Syndrome Rates

A recent study has found the use of cannabis could potentially offer some protection against metabolic syndrome. Metabolic syndrome may be diagnosed when at least...
Maryland - Medical Marijuana

Massive Interest In Maryland Medical Marijuana Licenses

The  Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC) says it has received 882 applications for medicinal cannabis grower, processor and dispenser licenses in the state. 705 applications were for dispenser licenses; with some applicants submitting for a dispensary...
Medical marijuana - New York

New York Expedites Medical Marijuana Availability

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed two bills to expedite the availability of “emergency medical marijuana” to qualifying patients. The move took many by...

Queensland MP Sponsors Medical Marijuana Petition

A petition sponsored by Member for Buderim Steve Dickson (LNP) concerning medical cannabis has attracted more than 5,500 signatures so far. The petition calls for...
Illinois medical marijuana

Medicinal Cannabis Sales In Illinois Start Next Week

It's been reported patients registered under Illinois' Medical Cannabis Pilot Program will be able to start purchasing supplies next week. According to FOX 32,...
Minnesota medical marijuana program

Minnesota Medical Marijuana And Pain Patients

A Minnesota Department of Health appointed panel has rejected the idea of allowing those suffering intractable pain to benefit from medicinal cannabis. However, all...
Omaha Tribe Alaska - Marijuana

Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Voting On Marijuana

The Omaha Tribal Council is holding a vote to help it determine whether its members want it to pursue legalization of marijuana. There are three...
Ohio cannabis vote

Ohio To Vote On Cannabis

Later today, the people of Ohio will vote on an amendment to permit the use of medicinal marijuana under certain provisions - but also...
Medical marijuana - ADHD

Medical Marijuana Could Be Beneficial As ADHD Treatment

A recent German study has found cannabis may be an effective treatment for adult patients with Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder  (ADHD). ADHD can persist well...

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