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High Tech Times for Medical Pot In America

High Tech Times for Medical Pot In America

Medical marijuana is now legal in 23 US states and it has prompted a market for cannabis related apps including those connecting producers with customers, delivery services and review sites. There is even this one app that can be downloaded and installed on either an Android device or iPhone and it’s called “High There“.  For those who are suffering from […]

July 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
NJ To Add New Qualifying Conditions That Can Be Treated With Marijuana

NJ To Add New Qualifying Conditions That Can Be Treated With Marijuana

On Wednesday, Health Commissioner Mary O’Dowd confirmed that she’s considering expanding the list of qualifying medical conditions for MMJ, according to the Courier-Post. As of the end of 2014, only about 3,600 patients had received permits to buy medical marijuana in the two years since the program launched. A Coalition for Medical Marijuana New Jersey spokesman estimated that the patient pool could […]

July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Medical Marijuana Is Nearing To Be A Reality In Maryland

Medical Marijuana Is Nearing To Be A Reality In Maryland

States have approved the use of marijuana for conditions as disparate as nausea from chemotherapy, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), multiple sclerosis and anorexia. The rules set fees for two-year licenses at $125,000 for growers and $40,000 for dispensaries in Maryland. Those fees, second only to those of Illinois, are intended to make the program self-sufficient as required by law. Hannah […]

June 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Medical Pot Activist Leaving Iowa Because Of No Legislative Progress

Medical Pot Activist Leaving Iowa Because Of No Legislative Progress

Shannon Peterson has Crohn’s disease for a long time now and he is very much disappointed in the bill’s progress. “It’s just difficult for other people to understand and sympathize when you’re sick all the time,” he said. That’s because Senate File 484, a bill to expand uses of medical marijuana, didn’t make the cut this session. The Senate passed […]

June 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Medical Marijuana Is Legal In Minnesota, But, It’s Hard For Patients To Register For Access

Medical Marijuana Is Legal In Minnesota, But, It’s Hard For Patients To Register For Access

Health care facilities are also allowed to reasonably restrict the use of medical cannabis by patients when it comes to storage and location. It is also said that a patient can be given access to legal medical marijuana if his or her health problem is listed among those that can be administered with medical marijuana. AIDS, epilepsy including pediatric epilepsy, […]

June 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
For Their Health Problems, 2000 Patients Use Medical Marijuana In Illinois

For Their Health Problems, 2000 Patients Use Medical Marijuana In Illinois

          The tally falls short of the number program officials hoped would enroll in the first year. In July, former program coordinator Bob Morgan said “thousands, hopefully tens of thousands” were expected to enroll. An advisory board recommended 11 more health conditions for the program this week. The new conditions include osteoarthritis, migraine and post-traumatic stress […]

May 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
“When Can We Buy Medical Marijuana?”, Ask Illinois Residents

“When Can We Buy Medical Marijuana?”, Ask Illinois Residents

            Medical marijuana has been just out of reach for Illinois residents for months, despite the fact that lawmakers made it legal more than a year ago. Medical marijuana became legal in Illinois more than a year ago, but there are several more steps that had to happen before residents could take part in the […]

May 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Pot Ice Cream, Anyone?

Pot Ice Cream, Anyone?

When marijuana was legalized, it helped a lot of people with diseases like PTSD, cancer and epilepsy, to name a few.  Then, there are other states that pushed for marijuana for recreational use other than medical use.  So, marijuana-infused or marijuana-flavored goodies were created like gummy bears and now, they even have marijuana-flavored ice cream. That is right. In an […]

March 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Lawmakers Agree That Medical Pot Can Help Cure PTSD

Lawmakers Agree That Medical Pot Can Help Cure PTSD

PTSD is defined by the National Institute of Mental Health as “anxiety disorder that some people get after seeing or living through a dangerous event.” and many vets are very happy with this latest update and it’s all about lawmakers finally agreeing that medical marijuana can help them get rid of post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD. In light of this, […]

February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing
Push To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Oklahoma Now On Legislature

Push To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Oklahoma Now On Legislature

A push to legalize medical marijuana in Oklahoma is making its way through the legislature. The Governor says she will support specific uses of cannabis.  She says that if medical marijuana can prove itself in the Oklahoma legislature that it can really help people with cancer, PTSD and children with epilepsy, then, there will be a possibility of the legalization […]

February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Investing