Category: Medical Marijuana

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Medical marijuana news and commentary

January 23, 2015
01/23/2015
Girl, 9, Takes Medical Marijuana Fight to Texas Capitol

Girl, 9, Takes Medical Marijuana Fight to Texas Capitol

With the help of a “Team Alexis” Facebook page and branded merchandise to fund the effort, Alexis, who is fighting a life and death battle against epilepsy, has taken...
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January 22, 2015
01/22/2015
Great Edibles Recipes: Cannabis Marsala Cream Sauce

Great Edibles Recipes: Cannabis Marsala Cream Sauce

This recipe has been in my arsenal for years. It was one of the first dishes that I learned as a professional and is still one my...
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January 22, 2015
01/22/2015
Strain Review: Sour Diesel

Strain Review: Sour Diesel

Sour Diesel is one of the first strains I can recall getting over and over in my teenage and college years, and I was never disappointed. Her...
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January 22, 2015
01/22/2015
European Activism: The Medical Cannabis Bike Tour

European Activism: The Medical Cannabis Bike Tour

The Medical Cannabis Bike Tour is a non-profit organization riding to change the way marijuana is perceived in Europe. In November, it handed over 100,000 Euros to...
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January 21, 2015
01/21/2015
Product Review: Wana Hot Cocoa

Product Review: Wana Hot Cocoa

‘Tis the season for warm, chocolaty treats and beverages. This Wana brand hot cocoa is delightfully satisfying to my taste buds, mind and body alike.
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January 21, 2015
01/21/2015
Colorado Cannabis Firm to Grow on California Tribal Lands

Colorado Cannabis Firm to Grow on California Tribal Lands

Their aim is to form agreements with several California Native American tribes to grow and manufacture cannabis products on native land and then sell those products to...
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January 21, 2015
01/21/2015
An Update on Alabama’s “Carly’s Law”

An Update on Alabama’s “Carly’s Law”

During its 2014 session, the Alabama Legislature passed a law authorizing a state-sponsored study of the efficacy of CBD in treating seizure disorders. Advocates of medicinal cannabis in...
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January 20, 2015
01/20/2015
Great Edibles Recipes: Medicated Eggplant Parmigiana

Great Edibles Recipes: Medicated Eggplant Parmigiana

Eggplant parmigiana is a symphony of flavors and textures that just make one fall in love. Homemade tomato sauce, paired with savory eggplant, all crowned with a...
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January 19, 2015
01/19/2015
My Favorite Strains: Kandy Kush

My Favorite Strains: Kandy Kush

Calling all Kush fans! This Kandy Kush is definitely an all-around prize winner, for breeder and consumer alike.
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January 19, 2015
01/19/2015
Chloe Grauer-Lea, TN 3-Year-Old, Dies Waiting for CBD Oil

Chloe Grauer-Lea, TN 3-Year-Old, Dies Waiting for CBD Oil

Chloe laid in a hospital bed while her parents lobbied Tennessee law makers to approve CBD oil for use in the state. Characteristically, politicians did a whole...
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January 15, 2015
01/15/2015
Great Edibles Recipes: “Baked” Apricot Brie

Great Edibles Recipes: “Baked” Apricot Brie

Brie is so creamy, smooth and mouth-watering on its own, but when you wrap it in phyllo dough and slather it in your favorite jam and bake...
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January 15, 2015
01/15/2015
My Favorite Strains: Bling Black Cherry Soda

My Favorite Strains: Bling Black Cherry Soda

Want a good, fruity tasting but hard hitting, strain to enjoy? Look no further than Bling Black Cherry Soda.
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January 15, 2015
01/15/2015
Brazil Approves Marijuana Derivative for Medical Treatment

Brazil Approves Marijuana Derivative for Medical Treatment

Brazil on Wednesday for the first time approved the use of a marijuana derivative to treat people suffering from epilepsy, multiple sclerosis and schizophrenia among other disorders. Directors of...
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January 14, 2015
01/14/2015
Marvina: Cannabis of the Month Service

Marvina: Cannabis of the Month Service

There’s a new subscription box service based in San Francisco that is specifically for weedists. Marvina is a high end service for cannabis connoisseurs that will send...
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January 14, 2015
01/14/2015
Legalize Cannabis: I’m Sick of Watching Patients Starve

Legalize Cannabis: I’m Sick of Watching Patients Starve

I’ve worked in the healthcare industry for the past 17 years, specializing in emergency, rehabilitation and end of life care at facilities ranging from large universities to...
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January 13, 2015
01/13/2015
Great Edibles Recipes: Blueberry French Toast Cannabis-Casserole

Great Edibles Recipes: Blueberry French Toast Cannabis-Casserole

This medicated recipe features a french toast casserole, with fresh blueberries and topped with your choice of nuts and maple syrup. Make a cold morning “toasty” with...
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January 12, 2015
01/12/2015
My Favorite Strains: Chernobyl

My Favorite Strains: Chernobyl

The appearance of this flower is very, I mean VERY, sugary, or densely covered in trichomes, to the point of a “sugar dipped” appearance. The aroma and...
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January 9, 2015
01/09/2015
My Favorite Strains: Berry White

My Favorite Strains: Berry White

I never knew fruity could be this sexy… until I tried the legendary Berry White. Medicating with Berry, I discovered, is a transcendent experience.
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January 8, 2015
01/08/2015
Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin “Pecannabis” Pie

Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin “Pecannabis” Pie

There’s just something about pumpkin pecan pie that perfectly encapsulates the season, and the holiday, with all of those spices, flavors and textures.
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January 8, 2015
01/08/2015
My Favorite Strains: Top Five of 2014

My Favorite Strains: Top Five of 2014

Looking back at all the other great strains that were covered in 2014, I have a few favorites that I would highly recommend. Here are my favorite...
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