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Medical cannabis: Lozenges, lotions coming to New York

Medical cannabis: Lozenges, lotions coming to New York

New York will allow ointments, lozenges, and tablets as part of its medical cannabis. While the state’s training program for doctors will be cut in half, the Department of Health announced Thursday. Health regulators proposed a new set of regulations that would further expand the state’s medical cannabis program. The state has tried to broaden as it faced criticism from patient advocates and marijuana companies for its restrictiveness. The new rules, which can take effect as soon as late September. It eases [...]

Marijuana Law: Nevada puts tourists in a tough spot

Last month Nevada became the eighth state to allow the sale of recreational pot to adults 21 and over. However, marijuana law mandates that legally bought marijuana be consumed in a private residence – nothing public. Which includes casinos, hotels, cars, and sidewalks. Armen Yemenidjian, who owns a dispensary, said the law puts most of his customers in a tough spot, reports CBS News correspondent Mark Strassmann. “About 70 to 80 percent are tourists,” Yemenidjian said. The tourists don’t have a private [...]

Marijuana is a “medical issue” that needs further research

Marijuana is a “medical issue” that needs further research

The benefits of medical marijuana are undeniable. Many countries in the world have legalized marijuana for medical purposes. However, there are much different think about this issue. Three months ago, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell called cannabis addictive. And it unhealthy for players long term. However, his stance seems to be softening. On the heels of news that the NFL has offered to collaborate with the NFLPA to study the potential benefits of marijuana in managing pain for the league’s players, Goodell on [...]

Marijuana legalization: Poll finds support

Marijuana legalization: Poll finds support

Poll finds support for marijuana legalization. According to a new poll, most Americans support marijuana legalization for recreational use. And a strong majority believe it should at least be available for medical reasons. The latest Harvard-Harris survey found that 49% of Americans believe should marijuana legalize for both medical and personal use. 37% say it should legalize solely for medicinal purposes. Meaning that 86% of respondents support legalizing the plant in some form. Besides, only 14% say marijuana should be illegal. The findings [...]

Medical Cannabis Oil: How To Pick The Best

Medical Cannabis Oil: How To Pick The Best

Medical Cannabis Oil not uncommon for new medical cannabis patients to feel a little overwhelmed. Dispensaries, especially dual medical and recreational shops, have very much this product. With all of the new brands and cannabis inventions hitting the markets, it can be difficult to find the best products for you. And to help you save time, here’s a breakdown of how to pick the best medical cannabis oil. What is medical cannabis oil? Medical cannabis oil is the essential oil of [...]

Medical Cannabis: Plan of Israel to Increase Access

Israel Planning Overhaul of Medical Cannabis Distribution System to Increase Access. According to a Jerusalem Post report, Israel’s Health Ministry will introduce a new system of medical cannabis distribution in August. And Health Ministry will invest NIS 2 million into the system to speed up the process and reduce waiting times. The reforms will also see about 100 physicians able to provide patients access to medical cannabis without the approval from the ministry. Zandberg said in the report: “In recent months, [...]

Greece Legalizes Medical Marijuana

Greece Legalizes Medical Marijuana According to a Neos Kosmos report, Medical marijuana is now legal in Greece. The Ministers of Health and Justice decision legalize medical cannabis. The decision moves cannabis from its Table A classification, where it was listed along with heroin, to Table B, which includes cocaine, opium, and methadone. “From now on, the country is turning its page, as Greece is now included in countries where the delivery of medical cannabis to patients in need is legal,” said [...]

Marijuana Leaf: Things You Can Do It

Marijuana Leaf: Things You Can Do It Part 2

You can read part 1 of this article at the link: Marijuana Leaf: Things You Can Do It. What can you do with Marijuana Leaves? If you don’t want to eat the leaf salads or juice it, you can dry out the leaf and use it for tea. Now, this won’t get you high. But it will definitely help with mild therapeutic side effects like lowering inflammation, helping with blood circulation and so forth. To make tea from dry leaf, you can [...]

Marijuana Leaf: Things You Can Do It

Marijuana Leaf: Things You Can Do It Part 1

Sure, you’ve seen at somewhere the image of cannabis leaf. The marijuana leaf is a symbol that all stoners know very well. However, have you ever think about what you can actually do with the leaf? Throughout the following article, we will learn more about leaf how to identify strains based on shape and other applications for it that you might not have known about before. Shape of the Marijuana Leaf Firstly, let’s take a look at the shape of the [...]

Mexico Legalizes Medical Cannabis Regulations Expected

Mexico Legalizes Medical Cannabis Regulations Expected

Mexico Legalizes Medical Cannabis Regulations Expected in 6 Months. After President Enrique Peña Nieto issued a decree confirming the House of Representative’s decision adopting the 374-4 law on medical cannabis, Medical cannabis is now legal in Mexico. In December, the Mexican Senate approved the measure 98-7. The decree ordered the Ministry of Health to build a national medical cannabis system within 180 days. This move comes more than a year after Nieto expressed his support for medical marijuana in a speech on [...]