Marijuana

Morgan Freeman On Marijuana: “I’ll Eat It, Drink It, Smoke It, Snort It!”

The Oscar-winning legend credits cannabis with reducing his fibromyalgia pain and wants to see it legalized across the board. It’s impossible to hear Morgan Freeman’s voice and not be seduced into a trance-like state. After all, the authoritative Oscar-winning legend has guided people through alien invasions, the icy plains of Antarctica, and even down perilous...

Wisconsin Moves To Be First State Ever To Nullify Federal Cannabis Prohibition Through Legislation

By Jay Syrmopoulos via The Free Thought Project   State nullification of federal marijuana prohibition is completely constitutional, with the feds having little, if any, recourse to stop the process. Madison, WI – Yet another state is moving towards legalizing cannabis for medical and recreational use. However, Wisconsin is going about it in a most Constitutional way. The state of...

House panel OKs bill on legalizing medical marijuana use

By ERWIN COLCOL The House Committee on Health has approved a bill seeking to legalize and regulate the use of marijuana for medical purposes. The House panel unanimously endorsed House Bill 180, otherwise known as the proposed "Philippine Medical Compassionate Medical Cannabis Act," following consultations with patients, advocacy groups, health care practitioners and experts. The objective of...

How Marijuana Can Help Those With Traumatic Brain Injury

By: Trey Reckling New research shines a promising light on marijuana and TBI.   There is growing public interest in marijuana as a useful medicine for a number of physiologic conditions. It should be no surprise that more doctors are asking if the noble weed may hold some answer for those with traumatic brain injury that currently...

10 Reasons Why You Should Smoke Weed On The Daily

With cannabis use on the rise globally, understanding what daily consumption does to the body is a pretty big subject area. With studies lagging behind the community, there is still a long way for science to come when researching the benefits of daily cannabis use. So what are some of the biggest benefits of...

1200 Doctors are Ready to Help Florida Medical Marijuana Patients

Sales of medical cannabis in Florida started this year, and the numbers are very promising so far. Experts think that by 2020, medical cannabis sales in Florida will reach $1 billion. It's clear that medical marijuana patients have embraced the remedy. However, it's also important that many doctors decided to support medical cannabislegalization. When in 2016 people voted for the legalization of cannabis,...

One striking chart shows why pharma companies are fighting legal marijuana

By Christopher Ingraham There's a body of research showing that painkiller abuse and overdose are lower in states with medical marijuana laws. These studies have generally assumed that when medical marijuana is available, pain patients are increasingly choosing pot over powerful and deadly prescription narcotics. But that's always been just an assumption. Now a new study, released in the journal Health...

10 States Most Likely to Pass Recreational Marijuana Next

By Joseph Misulonas Every week there's a new story about how well recreational marijuana legalization has helped states such as Colorado, Washington and Oregon. And now several other states, such as California, Nevada and Massachusetts, have jumped on the train to reap the benefits of legalization. As the trend continues of states generating success from cannabis, where could...

BREAKING: Study says cannabis effective at treating nerve pain

by David Heitz Research published today in Annals of Internal Medicine shows that cannabis is effective in combatting neuropathic pain, the type suffered by people with multiple sclerosis, HIV, diabetes and possibly some forms of fibromyalgia. It’s a noteworthy conclusion given that cannabis is still scheduled as an illegal, class I controlled substance by the federal government, with “no...

Federal Judge Rules Medical Marijuana Patient Can Sue For Being Denied Job Over Failed Drug Test

by Anthony Martinelli Federal Judge Jeffrey Alker Meyer ruled this week that a Connecticut medical marijuana patient can sue a company who denied her a job based on failing a drug test for marijuana. In Katelin Noffsinger v. SSC Niantic Operating Company L.L.C., doing business as Bride Brook Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Ms. Noffsinger, a recreational therapist who uses...

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