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Medical marijuana in Missouri: When — and if — you can get it
Missouri became the 32nd state to approve medical marijuana Tuesday, as voters passed a constitutional amendment legalizing it.
Nov 12, 2018 11:00 AM
Kansas City
How Many States Allow Medical Marijuana?
That depends on what you mean by “medical marijuana.”
Sep 30, 2018 12:18 PM
High Times
FDA approves first marijuana-based epilepsy drug: CBD oil
The FDA approved Epidiolex, a CBD, to treat two rare forms of epilepsy: Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome.
Jul 24, 2018 12:08 PM
USA Today
After Another Delay, Ohio Prepares to Announce Medical Marijuana Licenses
The Ohio pharmacy board is expected to announce today what businesses will be allowed to sell medical marijuana beginning this September.
Jun 4, 2018 1:38 PM
WOSU
Medical Marijuana: Can vets grow their own?
For former servicemembers who take the hydroponics course at Veterans to Farmers (VTF), it’s natural to think about the marijuana crop that generated more than $247 million in revenue for the state of Colorado, where the sale and use of pot is legal.
Jun 1, 2018 10:30 AM
Fox News
FDA-Approved Study of Marijuana for Vets with PTSD Starts Phase 2
The first FDA-approved study of marijuana for vets with PTSD starts phase 2, inspiring optimism for the future of veterans’ health.
May 8, 2018 1:35 PM
High Times
CBD Oil Sales Skyrocket in the United Kingdom
CBD oil sales skyrocket in the United Kingdom, even though the plant is still prohibited.
Mar 1, 2018 1:30 PM
High Times
Can Olympic Athletes Use Cannabis? Officially No, But…
Whether or not you consider cannabis a performance-enhancing substance, it’s still a no-no for Olympic athletes. Being caught can mean suspension or even the loss of a medal.
Feb 14, 2018 2:04 PM
Leafly
Six-Year-Old Girl Just Became First Medical Marijuana Patient In Texas
A six-year-old girl just became first medical marijuana patient in Texas in order to treat her epilepsy.
Feb 6, 2018 12:45 PM
High Times
Pennsylvania MMJ Patients Face Choice: Cannabis or Guns?
The federal government says grass and guns don’t mix, and that is putting gun owners who use medical marijuana — and the strongly pro-gun-rights administration of President Donald Trump — in a potentially uncomfortable position.​
Jan 23, 2018 2:26 PM
Leafly
Australia just approved medical marijuana exports
The Australian government announced today that it would allow medicinal cannabis exports. It said the move would boost opportunities for domestic manufacturers, noting that a strong industry would mean Australian doctors having high-quality products to prescribe to their patients.
Jan 14, 2018 8:39 AM
Quartz
Recreational Pot Is Officially Legal in California
Retail cannabis shops in California opened their doors on Monday for the first time, inaugurating what proponents say will become the world’s largest market for legalized recreational marijuana.
Jan 3, 2018 4:20 PM
New York Times
Green is the New Black
Like any other patient, medical marijuana patients lean in the direction of lower cost medications over higher priced brand names, and specials, customer loyalty programs, and other seasonal offers are an attractive option to patients on a budget.
Nov 22, 2017 3:22 PM
Chicago Tribune
Philippines Health Committee Passes Medical Cannabis Bill
After much debate, the Philippines House Committee on Health has endorsed House Bill 180, which would legalize cannabis for medical use in the Philippines.
Sep 28, 2017 1:06 PM
Leafly
Majority of Utah’s “Active” Mormons Support Medical Marijuana
Apparently, Jon Huntsman Sr. is not alone in his devout beliefs or his support of medical marijuana. According to a new poll, a majority of Utah’s “active” members of the Mormon church are joining Huntsman in his support of the medicinal herb.
Sep 22, 2017 3:53 PM
Marijuana.com
Ohio to Accept Schools’ Medical Cannabis Research Applications
Universities and colleges in Ohio will soon be allowed to apply for medical cannabis testing licenses. At the same time, private companies and small businesses will have to wait one more year to start applying.
Aug 7, 2017 12:25 PM
3 Medical Cannabis Events to Attend in August
Each year, medical cannabis gains more and more support across the world. Today, over a half of the states in the U.S. have legalized medical weed in some form. Do you want to know more about various medicinal properties of cannabis, meet like-minded people, and get a better understanding of the local and federal medical marijuana policies? Consider attending at least one of the following three events and you will find the answers to most of your questions.
Aug 1, 2017 12:25 PM