By: Sarah Doiron, Brittany Schaefer on https://www.wpri.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The Rhode Island Department of Health is asking school districts statewide to come up with a plan on how to safety administer medical marijuana to students who need it. The request is part of a new state regulation, which requires districts to provide a clear outline for school nurses tasked … [Read more...] about RI asks school districts to create medical marijuana plans
In 2020 nearly 3 million people in the United States sought out medical cannabis, in marijuana or other forms, more than four times the number who did so in 2016, a new study has found. Much of the increase involved people seeking medical cannabis for chronic pain, which remains the leading reason Americans say they require the drug, according to research published June 14 in … [Read more...] about Study Sees Surge in Use of Medical Cannabis. And those numbers will continue to rise.
The use of marijuana as medical treatment is becoming more accepted in mainstream society, and many doctors are recommending it be legalized on a federal level. "Used responsibly, marijuana can be a powerful and important tool in a healthy lifestyle," says Kenneth R. Weinberg, MD. "And it is a vastly better alternative to the drug scourges eating away at our society. For … [Read more...] about Doctors Recommend Marijuana to Help With These Health Issues. Nowadays it’s even mother approved.
More adults are using cannabis for health-related needs, finding numerous benefits for a range of ailments. Pain, insomnia, and anxiety were the most common reasons for cannabis use and, for the most part, patients reported that cannabis was helping to address these issues.” — Christopher Kaufmann, Ph.D. MIAMI, FL, UNITED STATES, June 7, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ -- As … [Read more...] about Yet again, another doctor talking about the Potential Health Benefits of Cannabis for Adults
We have updated the database with three new strains that recently released to the CT Dispensaries. Theraplant and CT Pharma dropped some interesting new genetics. Would love to see these to stay around. Theraplant AlotivaPure T350C1 7014 Alotiva (S) aka Sour Hulk (ECSD x Tangerine Haze x Bruce Banner) CANNABINOID ANALYSIS: THC-A: 0.13% THC: 82.3% CBD-A: … [Read more...] about Strain Genetics Added
We love kief. Actually, we were just talking how we needed more around the office. It's something about kief that just makes a bowl or a joint just a little more enjoyable. Those little tiny crystals really make us smile every time. Maybe because we know it ends with some lighthearted laughs. As you could imagine, when we saw that CPS released a new strain directly to a … [Read more...] about New Unidex Kief
Who is willing to stand up and show support for a local patient and his right to work! A marijuana plant grows inside a sunny greenhouse. BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WCBS 880) — A man who was looking to become a firefighter in Bridgeport is suing after being disqualified due to his medical marijuana use. James Bulerin III had done every step in the process in his bid to [...] You can … [Read more...] about Man Sues Over Job Rejection Due to Medical Marijuana
The Super Bowl: It’s the biggest television event in the country, watched by over 100 million annually. By: Raj Chander This year, it could have hosted a historic step in bringing medical cannabis to the mainstream and opening more people’s eyes to the plant’s benefits. Unfortunately, CBS blew an opportunity to change outdated opinions about medical … [Read more...] about CBS Fumbles on Medical Cannabis
Qualification Requirements A patient may only register for a medical marijuana certificate if he or she is a Connecticut resident being treated for a debilitating medical condition by a Connecticut-licensed physician. For Adults, Debilitating Medical Conditions Include: Cancer Glaucoma Positive Status for Human Immunodeficiency Virus or Acquired Immune … [Read more...] about Updated Debilitating Conditions for CT MMP
Here is some exciting news to start your Monday off right. See people still do care. This is outstanding. Let's see if we can get Autism on the list of approved conditions here in CT. -Dabbin Dad Great news! The Department of of Health has announced that Rhode Island families can now access medical marijuana to treat autism. The decision was issued this week … [Read more...] about Rhode Island: Dept. of Health approves medical marijuana for autism