March 2014

Matilde Campodonico / AP A government-sponsored bill approved by 16-13 votes in the Senate provides for regulation of the cultivation, distribution and consumption of marijuana and is aimed at wresting the business from criminals in the small South American nation.  Backers of the law, some smoking joints, gathered near Congress holding green balloons, Jamaican flags […]

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Posted By: Camila Orticorti@klkntv.com Nebraska lawmakers have approved a bill that would allow the state to grow industrial hemp for research. Supporters say this could give farmers an alternative crop, while opponents argue it’s a step toward legalizing marijuana. Bill Hawkins of HEMP Nebraska thinks its a small victory for Nebraska farmers. “It is exciting, […]

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Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 “There is a political cannabinoid boon occurring,” opened Bryan W. Brickner, writer of The Hashish Papers: A citizen’s information to cannabinoids (2011), “and this month the proof is in our blood.” In Passing the Alzheimer’s Test Involves One’s Cannabinoid System, new on the Bryan William Brickner Weblog, quite a […]

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Matilde Campodonico / AP A government-sponsored bill approved by 16-13 votes in the Senate provides for regulation of the cultivation, distribution and consumption of marijuana and is aimed at wresting the business from criminals in the small South American nation.  Backers of the law, some smoking joints, gathered near Congress holding green balloons, Jamaican flags […]

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Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 “There is a political cannabinoid boon occurring,” opened Bryan W. Brickner, writer of The Hashish Papers: A citizen’s information to cannabinoids (2011), “and this month the proof is in our blood.” In Passing the Alzheimer’s Test Involves One’s Cannabinoid System, new on the Bryan William Brickner Weblog, quite a […]

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Medical marijuana might be the most effective complementary or alternative medicine to provide relief of symptoms caused by multiple sclerosis (MS) according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) released Monday. Complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) are nontraditional therapies often used in addition to (and sometimes instead of) doctor recommended treatments. The guidelines are […]

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Matilde Campodonico / AP A government-sponsored bill approved by 16-13 votes in the Senate provides for regulation of the cultivation, distribution and consumption of marijuana and is aimed at wresting the business from criminals in the small South American nation.  Backers of the law, some smoking joints, gathered near Congress holding green balloons, Jamaican flags […]

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As you know, Dear Reader, a cyclical vomiting syndrome is often associated with chronic cannabis smoking. I’ve written about it a few more times (here, here, here) and you can check out additional posts at Addiction Inbox (here, here). I urge you to read through the comments posted under all of these blog entries. The […]

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AFP Photo / David McNew ​The Republican governor of Utah has signed a bill that will allow children suffering from severe epileptic seizures to be legally prescribed a marijuana extract for medicinal purposes. Gov. Gary Herbert signed the bill on Tuesday this week after it successfully passed the predominately Republican state legislature in Utah. Twenty […]

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