Cannabis Medicine

28 08, 2017

States Keep Saying Yes to Marijuana Use. Now Comes the Federal No.

By | August 28th, 2017|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

States Keep Saying Yes to Marijuana Use. Now Comes the Federal No. In a national vote widely viewed as a victory for conservatives, last year’s elections also yielded a win for liberals in eight states that legalized marijuana for medical or recreational use. But the growing industry is facing a federal crackdown under Attorney General Jeff Sessions, [...]

9 08, 2017

Cannabis Grower Buys California Town to Build Pot-Friendly Outpost

By | August 9th, 2017|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

Cannabis Grower Buys California Town to Build Pot-Friendly Outpost American Green Inc., a maker of cannabis products, is taking an unusual step to attract new customers as it capitalizes on California legalizing marijuana: It’s buying an entire town. The company has acquired the tiny burg of Nipton, California, for about $5 million and plans to invest [...]

5 07, 2017

Marijuana Treats Migraine Pain Better Than Prescription Medication, Study Finds

By | July 5th, 2017|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

Marijuana Treats Migraine Pain Better Than Prescription Medication, Study Finds Marijuana research shows no signs of slowing down. Its latest find? A study presented at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy of Neurology has confirmed that the active compounds in cannabis can reduce the frequency of acute migraine pain. These compounds actually work better than prescription migraine [...]

27 06, 2017

Editorial: Let states control medical marijuana

By | June 27th, 2017|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

Editorial: Let states control medical marijuana U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the Justice Department have enough problems and challenges on their hands without trying to undo sensible federal policy regarding marijuana laws approved in 29 states. Furthermore, asking Congress to repeal the Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, passed in 2014, would cause confusion, invite litigation from more [...]

2 06, 2017

Secret Service relaxes marijuana policy in bid to swell ranks

By | June 2nd, 2017|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

Secret Service relaxes marijuana policy in bid to swell ranks (CNN) Thirty-eight days into the job, the new director of the US Secret Service, Randolph Alles, is getting to know his agency. Alles told reporters Thursday that he's working to grow the Secret Service, including by relaxing the agency's drug policy on marijuana. Instead of a [...]

30 08, 2016

Marijuana startups could be decimated once legalization hits

By | August 30th, 2016|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

Last week, I got legal pot delivered to my Bay Area doorstep faster than most Postmates orders. I picked out a new cartridge for my vape pen from Eaze, a medicinal marijuana delivery startup that's been dubbed the "Uber of weed," and fewer than 20 minutes later, a courier pulled up outside my apartment and [...]

21 12, 2012

Personal Statement

By | December 21st, 2012|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|1 Comment

 I grew up on a family farm in Eastern Pennsylvania (Amish Country) at a time when honesty, integrity, trust, humility, cooperation, compassion, and helping neighbors in need were how our farming community operated. I still believe that the first priority is to help your fellow man, which is why it’s so easy for me to [...]

20 10, 2012

Federal & State Laws Regarding Medical Marijuana

By | October 20th, 2012|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

Medical Marijuana Medical marijuana has strong support from voters and health organizations. The federal government, however, has resisted any change to marijuana's illegal status at the federal level. The Supreme Court ruled in 2005 in Raich v. Gonzalesthat the federal government can prosecute medical marijuana patients, even in states with compassionate use laws, and several medical [...]

14 10, 2012

Cannabinoid Rubbing Solution for External Pain

By | October 14th, 2012|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

Recipe: Pre-heat oven to 140 degrees Fahrenheit. Take the leaves and stems from the plant and chop them into small pieces like chopping onions. Spread chopped leaves on cookie sheet so that they are not double stacked or layered. Place the cookie sheet in the oven, checking it every 10 minutes, until the leaves are [...]

13 10, 2012

Medicinal Rather than Recreational!

By | October 13th, 2012|Blog, Cannabis Medicine|0 Comments

We use the term medicinal cannabis rather than marijuana, pot, weed, or any other slang terms that are used for cannabis. We prefer this term because this plant is viewed by us as medicinal rather than recreational. Our patients require this herb to provide quality of life and/or treatment for their disease or medical problem(s). [...]