Medical Marijuana

For years, patients in Maryland with intractable pain, chronic diseases or terminal diseases have lobbied lawmakers to legalize the medical use of marijuana to ease their symptoms. And for years the state has been torn between compassion and caution about whether the purported benefits of medical marijuana outweigh the potential dangers of a drug that […]

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Medical Marijuana has been legal for over two years in the District of Columbia, but, until now, the city lacked a regulatory framework for patients to purchase marijuana at licensed dispensaries. The district government recently licensed six facilities to grow cannabis and four dispensaries to sell marijuana and related paraphernalia to patients who are prescribed […]

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Medical Marijuana has been legal for over two years in the District of Columbia, but, till now, the city lacked a regulatory framework for patients to purchase marijuana at licensed dispensaries. The district government recently licensed six facilities to grow cannabis and four dispensaries to sell marijuana and related paraphernalia to patients who are prescribed […]

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Medical Marijuana has been legal for over two years in the District of Columbia, but, till now, the city lacked a regulatory framework for patients to purchase marijuana at licensed dispensaries. The district government recently licensed six facilities to grow cannabis and four dispensaries to sell marijuana and related paraphernalia to patients who are prescribed […]

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I did patient intakes, where I asked intrusive questions to strangers about their medical histories, their medical records, and why they wanted to use medical marijuana. I documented their answers for the doctor. I did this about 20 times a day for a year and a half. Here’s how I would break down medical marijuana […]

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Here’s what the DEA had to say! In 1988, DEA Administrative Judge Francis Young wrote in a report, COMMISSIONED by the DEA; “Marijuana, in its natural form, is one of the safest therapeutically active substances known to man. By any measure of rational analysis marijuana can be safely used within a supervised routine of medical […]

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The Michigan House of Representatives is considering a bill that would allow the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries. The Medical Marijuana Provisioning Center Regulation Act comes on the heels of a Michigan Supreme Court decision that ruled that the transfer of medical marijuana between patients that takes place in dispensaries is not included in the […]

The Michigan House of Representatives is considering a bill that would allow the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries. The Medical Marijuana Provisioning Center Regulation Act comes on the heels of a Michigan Supreme Court decision that ruled that the transfer of medical marijuana between patients that takes place in dispensaries is not included in the […]

The Michigan House of Representatives is considering a bill that would allow the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries. The Medical Marijuana Provisioning Center Regulation Act comes on the heels of a Michigan Supreme Court decision that ruled that the transfer of medical marijuana between patients that takes place in dispensaries is not included in the […]

In 2008 I founded the Vancouver Dispensary Society, and our organization now provides medical marijuana products to over 4000 patients from two locations downtown. In this blog I will be exploring issues around medical marijuana and the greater campaign to legalize marijuana cultivation and sale for all adults in Canada. When people think of medical […]

Joe | Mar 04, 2013 | Comments 0 A trend is emerging in the treatment of cancer in dogs: medical marijuana. While cannabis is non-toxic for humans, it can be deadly for dogs in excessive amounts. So dosage becomes a problem, especially since the federal government’s stance on cannabis prevents studies for medical marijuana and […]

Joe | Mar 04, 2013 | Comments 0 A trend is emerging in the treatment of cancer in dogs: medical marijuana. While cannabis is non-toxic for humans, it can be deadly for dogs in excessive amounts. So dosage becomes a problem, especially since the federal government’s stance on cannabis prevents studies for medical marijuana and […]

Joe | Mar 04, 2013 | Comments 0 A trend is emerging in the treatment of cancer in dogs: medical marijuana. While cannabis is non-toxic for humans, it can be deadly for dogs in excessive amounts. So dosage becomes a problem, especially since the federal government’s stance on cannabis prevents studies for medical marijuana and […]