Category Archives: Medical Marijuana News

Scientists Find Out Why Marijuana Gives You The Munchies

March 4, 2015 • Leave a Comment
Why does smoking marijuana give people the munchies? Researchers at Yale University got dozens of lab mice stoned in order… [Read More]

The California Residency Requirement For Medical Marijuana Is A Myth

February 4, 2015 • Leave a Comment
The California residency requirement for legal medical marijuana doesn’t exist — if we don’t want it to. That’s the conclusion… [Read More]

State Approves Boston’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

November 10, 2014 • Leave a Comment
State health officials on Friday approved a highly coveted license for Boston’s first medical marijuana dispensary, selecting Patriot Care Corp.… [Read More]

Medical Marijuana: Florida Parents Fight To Help Children Suffering With Seizures

November 4, 2014 • Leave a Comment
Nicolas Peruyero was 8 years old, blind and unable to walk or talk when his mother saw a documentary about… [Read More]

Saving Sydney: A Mother’s Fight For Medical Cannabis

October 27, 2014 • Leave a Comment
Julie Michaels remembers the day her daughter lost her smile. At 6 months of age, Julie had noticed her daughter’s… [Read More]

Illinois – First Medical Marijuana Licenses Issued To Patients

October 6, 2014 • Leave a Comment
Seriously ill Illinoisans are starting to find out if they’ll be able to legally use medical marijuana. Jim Champion, who… [Read More]
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Pennsylvania Moves Toward Medical Marijuana Legalization

September 14, 2014 • Leave a Comment
As the Pennsylvania state Senate is set to reconvene on Sept. 15, a hotly contested national issue sits near the… [Read More]

Connecticut Growers Tending Marijuana Crops Preparing For Sales In September

August 19, 2014 • Leave a Comment
Advanced Grow Labs LLC one of Connecticut’s four medical marijuana growing companies slogged through the process of competing for a… [Read More]

Unusual Witness Presses Medical Marijuana Cause In Pennsylvania

June 16, 2014 • 1 comment
During the last 32 years, stockbroker Irvin Rosenfeld has smoked 130,000 marijuana cigarettes – with the federal government’s blessing. As… [Read More]

Success Stories Of Kids Fighting Seizures With Cannabis Oil

May 7, 2014 • Leave a Comment
The Swann family moved from Alabama to Colorado last fall to try save their daughter’s life with marijuana. It appears… [Read More]

Oregon’s Youngest Medical Cannabis Patient Is Now Cancer Free

March 18, 2014 • 2 comments
Paediatric cannabis therapy is saving children. Awareness is the most important thing at this moment. The anti-tumor effects of cannabinoids… [Read More]

Cannabis Kicks Lyme Disease To The Curb

February 12, 2014 • Leave a Comment
Lyme disease has been controversial for some years. Many medical practitioners misdiagnose it, while several think that it’s mental. With… [Read More]
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One Couple’s Fight To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Kentucky

January 25, 2014 • 5 comments
Eric Crawford is standing up for his right to smoke medical marijuana. Eric and his common law wife, Michelle Young-Crawford… [Read More]

N.J. Family Gets $10,000 Gift To Move To Colorado For Medical Marijuana

January 6, 2014 • Leave a Comment
The Scotch Plains family whose fight to get medical marijuana for their toddler has drawn national attention, received a $10,000… [Read More]

University Of Utah Doctors: Say ‘Yes’ To Cannabis Oil For Kids

December 22, 2013 • Leave a Comment
Three Utah doctors, including the University of Utah’s top pediatric neurologist, have come out in support of families seeking access… [Read More]

Quinn Signs Illinois Medical Marijuana Bill Into Law

August 9, 2013 • 1 comment
Gov. Pat Quinn today signed a bill legalizing the use of marijuana for medical purposes in Illinois that supporters say… [Read More]

Vermont Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession

June 10, 2013 • Leave a Comment
Vermont has become the 17th state to get rid of criminal penalties for the possession of small amounts of marijuana. … [Read More]

Medicinal Use of Marijuana – Polling Results

June 5, 2013 • Leave a Comment
Readers recently joined in a lively debate about the use of medicinal marijuana. In Clinical Decisions,1 an interactive feature in… [Read More]

Medical Marijuana: A NY Doctor’s Perspective

April 15, 2013 • Leave a Comment
Dr. Craig Blinderman, a palliative care specialist at New York Presbyterian Hospital, is one of the New York physicians intrigued… [Read More]
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Hundreds Of MMJ Advocates To Gather In Washington, D.C. For National Conference

February 22, 2013 • 1 comment
The country’s leading medical marijuana advocacy group, Americans for Safe Access (ASA), will host a 4-day National Medical Cannabis Unity… [Read More]