How to Customize Your Cannabis High with Temperature

April 28, 2016: Many cannabis consumers think that customizing their cannabis buzz is limited to the strains they have on their shelves, but temperature is an equally important factor. Think of temperature control as the key to unlocking whatever effects a strain can offer. A strain that’s … [Read more...]

Senate Approves Funding Bill That Allows Veterans to Access Medical Marijuana

November 10, 2015: Amendment Would Allow VA Doctors to Recommend Medical Marijuana to Their Patients in States Where It’s Legal The Senate today passed the FY2016 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs (MilCon-VA) Appropriations Bill, which includes language to allow Veterans … [Read more...]

Why Does Cannabis Cause Paranoia in Some But Helps Anxiety in Others?

October 30, 2015: Most people can recall a time they got way too high and experienced a bit of a paranoid episode. Sometimes it manifests as mild worrying, and other times you find yourself in the fetal position at the top of a Doritos pile dialing 911 because surely this high will be the … [Read more...]

Rohrabacher: VA Med Pot Reform ‘Matter of Supreme Urgency’

In a political climate where cooperation is a four-letter word, a dozen members of congress from both sides of the aisle have come together on an issue they can actually agree on: it’s time to stop obstructing veterans from legally obtaining medical marijuana. Congressmen Dana Rohrabacher … [Read more...]

Lawmakers a no-show to medical marijuana tour

SIDNEY, Mich.– State lawmakers are considering changes to Michigan’s Medical Marijuana Act. The measures would not legalize marijuana, but would help caregivers take care of their patients. One man from West Michigan invited all 38 senators to his house to educate them on the positives that … [Read more...]

Arizona Adds PTSD to Cannabis Program

Arizona will add post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of qualifying ailments under its medical marijuana program, a move that could help boost the market for dispensaries by thousands of patients. Department of Health Services Director Will Humble issued a “Director’s Decision” this … [Read more...]

Why Did America’s Only Pot Researcher Suddenly Get Fired?

After years of trying, Dr. Sue Sisley got approval for a groundbreaking study of marijuana as a treatment for PTSD. Three months later, she was out of a job. In April 2014, University of Arizona assistant professor Dr. Sue Sisley made headlines after winning federal approval to test marijuana … [Read more...]

Colorado legislative committee to PTSD veterans: No cannabis treatment for you

As probably everyone in the nation knows by now, Coloradans over 21 can buy and use marijuana throughout the state. And yet civilization has not collapsed. Just as it didn't collapse after 2000, the year Colorado legalized marijuana for medicinal purposes with Amendment 20.Sane laws that, let us … [Read more...]

Arwood reluctantly approves PTSD to medical marijuana list

Copping out on pot. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is the first new condition added to the list of qualifying conditions since the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act went into effect in 2008. Steve Arwood, director of the state Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, approved the recommendation … [Read more...]

PTSD patients now able to get medical marijuana cards in Michigan

Michiganders suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder can now get a card to use medical marijuana. The state’s director of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Steve Arwood, gave final approval to add PTSD to the state’s medical marijuana program about a week after it was recommended by a … [Read more...]

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