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  1. Ron Strider

    CA: Organic Cannabis-Growing Presentation Set

    David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth, authors of "What's Wrong with My Marijuana Plant? A Cannabis Grower's Visual Guide to Easy Diagnosis and Organic Remedies" will show how to diagnose your plant's ills and fix them by first changing growing conditions, then using biocontrols, and finally...
  2. Ron Strider

    Australia: Booklets Remove Mystery Regarding Medicinal Cannabis For Patients, Doctors

    Information booklets on medicinal cannabis, which aim to make it easier for doctors to prescribe the controversial drug, have been released. Advocates have placed part of the blame on the low adoption of medicinal cannabis products on most doctors having little knowledge about it. While...
  3. Ron Strider

    82 Percent Of West Virginia Doctors 'Interested' In Medical Marijuana

    An overwhelming majority of West Virginian physicians are "interested" in medical cannabis, according to a survey conducted by the Department of Health and Human Resources. Of 1,455 physicians who took the online survey, 82 percent of them indicated their interest in medical marijuana, which...
  4. Ron Strider

    Minnesota OKs Medical Marijuana For Autism, Apnea

    Starting in July, autism spectrum disorders and obstructive sleep apnea will qualify as conditions eligible to be treated in Minnesota with medical cannabis, the state Health Department said Thursday. The two conditions were chosen as part of the department's regular review of requests to...
  5. Ron Strider

    Medical Marijuana Patients In New Jersey Wait In Pain For Relief

    Hey, what’s another 180 days? Man up. Even you, ladies. Grit your teeth. Dig down deep. Show ’em what Jersey Tough is all about. That’s effectively what was said Wednesday by those involved in caring for the welfare of New Jersey residents who suffer from chronic medical conditions not...
  6. Ron Strider

    Ireland: Consultants Yet To Seek Licenses For Cannabis Treatments

    No consultant has applied for a license to use medicinal cannabis to treat a patient, Health Minister Simon Harris has confirmed, Evelyn Ring. "I know there are difficult cases out there and I know that, at a human level, our hearts would go out to anybody in a difficult case," said Mr...
  7. Ron Strider

    IL: Governor Rauner Secretly Disbands The Medical Cannabis Advisory Board

    Most of us in the Illinois medical cannabis community are very aware that our governor, Bruce Rauner, is no friend of our medical cannabis program. He has consistently sabotaged it from the very beginning. He delayed the allocation of licenses to dispensary owners which retarded the start of the...
  8. Ron Strider

    CT: Physicians Board Seeks To Broaden Medical Marijuana

    The state Board of Physicians last week recommended adding two debilitating conditions to Connecticut's growing medical marijuana program, and also re-categorizing two others. The board Friday unanimously voted to add "intractable headache syndromes" and "neuropathic facial pain" to the list...
  9. Ron Strider

    What Happened To Illinois' Medical Cannabis Advisory Board

    Last spring, three advocates for the state's medical marijuana program received a call from Democratic State Representative Lou Lang, the architect of Illinois's medical cannabis pilot program. Lang told the group, which included Leslie Mendoza Temple, Jim Champion, and Michael Fine–all...
  10. Ron Strider

    Texas Sen Menendez Files Bill To Expand Access To Medical Marijuana For Some Patients

    State Senator Jose Menendez has filed a bill to give Texas veterans, cancer patients and others fighting chronic conditions access to medical cannabis. Currently, only patients with a certain form of epilepsy may use medical marijuana, but Senate Bill 79 would give doctors the authorities to...
  11. Ron Strider

    N.J. Medical Marijuana Panel: Allow 43 More Conditions - Including Autism And Anxiety

    If you're one of the nearly 200,000 people in New Jersey who suffer from chronic pain, migraines, anxiety, opiate-use disorder, arthritis, Alzheimer's disease, autism, Tourette syndrome and a few other ailments, you should be allowed to obtain medicinal marijuana, with the consent of your...
  12. Ron Strider

    Minnesota Patients With PTSD Now Eligible To Receive Medical Cannabis

    As of July 1, Minnesota patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can register to receive medical cannabis through the state's medical cannabis program. Last December, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) announced plans to add PTSD to the program's list of qualifying...
  13. heywally

    Creating seeds and retaining genetic strength

    Hi - I have a small medical (no, really) cannabis grow in my closet and want to pollinate and create my own seeds from a high-THC Indica strain, to be mixed (after harvest) with another high CBD strain. Assuming that my Indica strain is (mostly) genetically stable and that my grow conditions...
  14. Ron Strider

    MN: Medical Cannabis Registration For PTSD Underway

    As of July 1, Minnesota patients with post-traumatic stress disorder can register to receive medical cannabis through the state's medical cannabis program. Last December, the Minnesota Department of Health announced plans to add PTSD to the program's list of qualifying conditions. Patients...
  15. Ron Strider

    GA: Expanded Medical Cannabis Law In Effect

    As of July 1, several new conditions are eligible for treatment with cannabis oil, under Georgia's expanded program allowing the use of a medicine derived from marijuana. Anyone under hospice care, whether inpatient or outpatient, is eligible to be treated the cannabidiol oil, as long as a...
  16. Ron Strider

    18,000 Now Use Medical Marijuana In Connecticut

    The recreational marijuana debate is tabled for now, but 18,000 Connecticut residents are using the drug to help with specific debilitating medical conditions. Medical marijuana was legalized in May of 2012 and put into practice in September of 2014. In the five years since its legalization...
  17. Ron Strider

    CT: DCP Commissioner Approves Three More Conditions For Medical Marijuana

    The addition of three more conditions to Connecticut's medical marijuana program cleared another hurdle Friday. Consumer Protection Commissioner Michelle H. Seagull announced in a statement Friday that she would follow the Medical Marijuana Program Board of Physicians' recommendation to add...
  18. GanjaGed

    No love for MN

    Maybe I'll try to pick up the mantle here :) I guess you can't really get excited for a State that has managed to lose $11 million dollars in 2 years selling marijuana! And now our brilliant strategy is to set up conditions that require interstate transportation... I'm just hoping the...
  19. K

    Ireland: Patients To Be Given Access To Cannabis

    Patients suffering from a number of medical conditions are to be given access to cannabis treatments "where they have not responded to other treatments and there is some evidence that cannabis may be effective", writes Stephen Rogers. Health Minister Simon Harris has confirmed the move ahead...
  20. K

    Connecticut Physicians Panel OKs Four More Conditions For Medical Marijuana Treatment

    The state Board of Physicians has recommended adding four conditions to Connecticut's medical marijuana program: muscular dystrophy; neuropathic pain and/or spasticity associated with fibromyalgia; severe rheumatoid arthritis; and post-herpetic neuralgia or shingles. The group rejected three...