Tag: Medical Marijuana

Can Marijuana Help Your Pets? (Video)

Can Marijuana Help Your Pets? (Video)

Scientists seem to be “rediscovering” the many benefits of cannabis and cannabis-based medicines almost on a daily basis. As research into the medicinal benefits of marijuana expands, people are asking if the cannabis plant may perhaps help their suffering pets. Fox News recently did a video titled “Does medical marijuana […]

Louisiana Lags Nation In Marijuana Support Says LSU Survey

Louisiana Lags Nation In Marijuana Support Says LSU Survey

The residents of Louisiana are sending mixed signals about their support for legalizing marijuana in their state. The LSU Public Policy Research Lab recently released their Louisiana Survey for 2015, the title of which was “Opposition to Same-Sex Marriage and Recreational Marijuana Legalization Continues Slow Decline“. The survey is showing […]

ALS (Ice Bucket Challenge) & Cannabis Research Findings

ALS (Ice Bucket Challenge) & Cannabis Research Findings

A 2014 study titled “Medical Marijuana Utilization and Perceived Therapeutic Value in Patients with ALS (P3.014)” (Neurology.com) found that those “patients currently using marijuana report a very significant treatment effect on many ALS symptoms. Given the high degree of patient interest and reported therapeutic value, ALS clinicians should become better educated […]

Illinois Marijuana Retailer Health Central LLC Receives Approval

Illinois Marijuana Retailer Health Central LLC Receives Approval

The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, which oversees the medical marijuana retailers in Illinois, has given approval to marijuana retailer Health Central, LLC. The approval from the Illinois department is required to purchase marijuana products from cultivation centers. Health Central LLC qualified in: Dispensary District 9: Comprised of Cass, Christian, […]

Fed’s NIDA Says “Marijuana can kill certain cancer cells”

Fed’s NIDA Says “Marijuana can kill certain cancer cells”

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), which is part of the federal government, has put out a “Drug Facts” publication addressing the question, “Is Marijuana Medicine?”. The report does a decent job to explains medical marijuana and the illnesses that can benefit from its use.  What is astonishing is that this “Drug Facts” […]