Serious Conditions Are Responding To Cannabinoid Therapy

Penninsula Alternative Health

As medical cannabis emerges from the dark days of prohibition, researchers are finding a wide range of conditions responding successfully to it. Epilepsy Seizure disorders are on the list of qualifying conditions for most medical cannabis states.

New York City: Municipal Legislation Enacted Prohibiting Drug Testing for Cannabis as a Condition of Employment, Probation

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City lawmakers have successfully passed a pair of municipal bills limiting situations where those seeking employment or on probation may be drug tested for past cannabis exposure. Democratic Mayor Bill DeBlasio on Thursday permitted both bills to become law absent his signature.

New York City: Lawmakers Advance Bills Limiting Drug Testing for Cannabis as a Condition of Employment, Probation

NORML

Members of the New York City Council approved a pair of municipal bills this week limiting situations where those seeking employment or on probation may be drug tested for the past use of cannabis.

Israel To Allow Medical Cannabis Prescriptions For Some Conditions

Cannabis Law Report

Patients with certain medical conditions will be permitted to receive medical cannabis by prescription rather than requiring Health Ministry permission, Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman announced on Thursday evening. “I The Jerusalem Post writes.

The Willows Farms Has been Awarded Conditional Approval for Five Cannabis Licenses

Canna Newswire

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – April 8, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – The Willows Farms Limited recently received a green light to start business, as they were awarded their conditional approval for five licenses from the Cannabis Licensing Authority.

Cannabis and Immigration: Marijuana Activity a Conditional Bar to Obtaining U.S. Citizenship

Canna Law Blog

The USCIS’s announcement on Friday, clarifying that cannabis-related activity (including activity that is legal under state law) creates a conditional bar on one’s eligibility to naturalize, is aimed at clarifying this misconception. On April 19, the U.S.

Pennsylvania May Approve More Conditions for Medical Marijuana

Nature's Way Medicine

Ever since medical marijuana became law in Pennsylvania, people have been wondering when the state would consider adding additional conditions to the list of those qualified for treatment under medical cannabis, in addition to the 21 current chronic illnesses which the drug treats. The post Pennsylvania May Approve More Conditions for Medical Marijuana appeared first on Nature's Way Medicine ®.

The Long Beach Planning Commission has approved a conditional use permit for a facility to grow, test and distribute recreational cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

Long Beach Business Journal reports… The Long Beach Planning Commission on February 21 approved a conditional use permit for a facility to grow, test and distribute recreational cannabis in an industrial area on 15th Street, between Oregon and San Francisco avenues.

In Michigan, Senior Cancer Patients Fight the Stigma and Find Medical Cannabis

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Health cancer chronic pain medical cannabis Michigan qualifying conditionsHolly vapes the nausea away. Ron dropped a 10-year Vicodin script. Elizabeth kicked opioids. But it's still not easy for the 55+ set to get medical cannabis. The post In Michigan, Senior Cancer Patients Fight the Stigma and Find Medical Cannabis appeared first on Leafly.

Can Texas Build a Working Medical Cannabis Program in 2019?

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Health Politics decriminalization laws legalization medical marijuana qualifying conditions texasIn 2019 Texans will find out whether lawmakers are ready to build a viable medical cannabis program or whether old-fashioned politics will limit access to effective medicine. The post Can Texas Build a Working Medical Cannabis Program in 2019? appeared first on Leafly.

New Jersey approves medical marijuana as treatment for opioid addiction

SpeedWeed

Phil Murphy (D) on Wednesday announced that opioid addiction will be added to the list of qualifying conditions that allows residents to obtain medical marijuana, reports NJ.com. Prescription painkiller addicts can now seek medical cannabis as a form of treatment in New Jersey.

7 Ways to Reduce the Pain of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Medicinal Marijuana Association

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an inflammatory health condition involving the immune system. health conditionsThe patient’s overactive immune system begins attacking their own tissue. The result is stiff, swollen joints, as well as pain.

New Data Shows Majority of Patients Seeking Cannabis for Mood-Related Conditions

Cannabis Maven

CB2 Insights Publishes Real World Evidence Report on Trends in Medical Cannabis and Depression, Anxiety and PTSD. Medical

Here’s How to Get a New York Medical Marijuana Card

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Health medical marijuana new york city qualifying conditionsWhen I got mine after shoulder surgery, it reduced my pain and my opioid intake. Here's a 5-step guide to getting yours. The post Here’s How to Get a New York Medical Marijuana Card appeared first on Leafly.

How Do I Get a Medical Cannabis Card Online?

PrestoDoctor

Qualifying conditions vary by state. In states like California, its list of qualifying conditions is broad and expansive. For example, Texas’ medical cannabis program currently limits its list of qualifying conditions to just intractable epilepsy for children.

How to Get a MMJ Card for Your Child

Leafwell

Yet, kids suffering from cancer, epilepsy and all sorts of other conditions are often given highly-addictive. Qualify for MMJ marijuana caregiver marijuana conditions marijuana pediatrics mmj card natural remedies pediatric medicine

CBD and Sports Officially Come Together in the United States

PrestoDoctor

Industry Culture Medical ConditionsThe worlds of CBD and sports have come together for the first time in the United States. Recently, the Big 3 basketball association announced that its players can use CBD oil to treat their injuries and body pains.

Popular Medical Cannabis Strains for Cancer Symptoms

PrestoDoctor

By taking cannabis, our endocannabinoid system has the potential to ease the effects brought on by chemotherapy and other conditions which cause nausea. Cancer, like HIV/AIDS and eating disorders, is one of the worst medical conditions to affect a person’s appetite.

5 Benefits of Having A California Medical Marijuana Card

MMJ Recs

We all know that health care can be an expensive venture, particularly if a patient suffers from a chronic condition. There’s a Long List of Qualifying Conditions. With over half of U.S.

Knocking Off Menopause Symptoms The CBD Way

Leafwell

There are still many studies that need to be done to prove cannabis’s efficacy, but the signs are promising for a whole host of conditions. Guest article by Tricia Blake Over the years, humanity has been wrangling over medical cannabis.

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Trade-In Your Ibuprofen for Cannabis

Project CBD

Pain from inflammation can and will likely affect all adults at some point in their lives, and for some, become chronic conditions that interfere with a normal quality of life

Cannabis for Raynaud Syndrome

Leafwell

Raynaud syndrome (aka Raynaud’s phenomenon, Raynaud’s disease or simply Raynaud’s) is a relatively common condition, yet many people know little about it.

How Cannabis Helps ‘Spoonies’ Soothe the Symptoms of Chronic Illness

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Cannabis can aid people with less well-known—but not uncommon—conditions, ones that often come with a life-long sentence. We call ourselves “spoonies.”. The post How Cannabis Helps ‘Spoonies’ Soothe the Symptoms of Chronic Illness appeared first on Leafly.

Trade-In Your Ibuprofen for Cannabis

Project CBD

Pain from inflammation can and will likely affect all adults at some point in their lives, and for some, become chronic conditions that interfere with a normal quality of life

Medical panel approves opioid use disorder for cannabis, DOH expected to approve

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

A medical advisory panel on Friday said, for the third time, opioid use disorder should be a qualifying condition for medical cannabis—but this time the cabinet secretary tasked with final approval is expected to agree. The New Mexico Medical Cannabis Advisory Board voted unanimously to add opioid addiction to the list of 22 conditions already allowed.

North Dakota: Governor Signs Medical Cannabis Expansion Laws

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House Bill 1519 significantly expands the pool of patients eligible for medical cannabis therapy to include those diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, migraine, anorexia, and Tourette Syndrome, among other debilitating conditions. Republican Gov.

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The Veterans Equal Access Act Reintroduced

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Blumenauer said, “For too long, our veterans have been denied access to highly effective medical marijuana treatment for conditions like chronic pain and PTSD. Medical marijuana has shown proven benefits for treating these conditions denying our veterans access to them is shameful.

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Cannabis for Eating Disorders

Leafwell

Cannabis is often used to increase appetite in people suffering from conditions such as cancer or AIDS/HIV. The idea of using cannabis for those with eating disorders is not exactly new, and in many ways the logic is entirely sound.

Dosing Cannabis/Medical Marijuana: 10 Key Things to Consider

Leafwell

People often ask “I suffer from x condition – please give me advice on what CBD:THC profile to take, and how much and how often.” Related to this are other questions, such as “What strain should I take, and what range of cannabinoids and terpenes are best for my condition/s?”

My Legislation On Veterans Cannabis Access Was Just Heard

NORML

A poll commissioned by the American Legion showed that more than 1 in 5 veterans self-reported using marijuana to alleviate a medical or physical condition.

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Texas NORML: Patient Lobby Day Recap

NORML

HB 1365 (authored by Rep Lucio, III) and SB90 (authored by Sen Menendez) would allow patients with debilitating conditions access to medical cannabis to therapeutically treat the symptoms of their condition.

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Canna Care Docs

What are the conditions you are currently treating with cannabis? “I How long have you been battling these conditions? “I I went through over a year of testing, trialing around 50 medications to try and treat my conditions. Saturday Spotlight.

Board to look at possible big changes to medical cannabis program

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Michelle Lujan Grisham to decide whether or not to sign a key medical cannabis bill and to hear recommendations from the Medical Cannabis Advisory Board regarding what conditions qualify for medical cannabis use.

ICRS 2018: CBD Shines in Leiden (Part 1)

Project CBD

This life threatening condition can also occur after a patient receives a blood transfusion or other forms of transplanted tissue from a genetically different person

Bill grows medical cannabis program

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

Jerry Ortiz y Pino, D-Albuquerque, which would add more qualifying conditions for medical marijuana use and would allow patients in the program to renew their medical cannabis registry identification cards every three years instead of every year as now required.

Patients In Florida Can Finally Smoke Medical Cannabis

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Which conditions qualify for medical cannabis in Florida? Newly sworn-in Governor Ron DeSantis officially ended the statewide ban on smokable forms of medical cannabis in Florida, making good on the promise he made to patients. On Monday, March 18, 2019, Gov.

7 Ways to Improve the Health Outcomes You Get from Medical Cannabis

Medicinal Marijuana Association

Research suggests cannabis could be helpful in the management of many different conditions. If you’ve been using medical cannabis for any length of time, you may have wondered how you could maximize the health outcomes of this treatment.

Bicameral Legislation To Force The VA To Conduct Research

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Furthermore, twenty-two percent of respondents said they themselves “use cannabis to treat a mental or physical condition.” Representatives Lou Correa (D-CA) and Clay Higgins (R-LA) and Senators Jon Tester (D-MT) and Dan Sullivan (R-AK) have introduced legislation, HR 712 / S.

Survey: Three Of Four Military Veterans Would Consider Using Medical Cannabis

NORML

Proposed federal legislation to direct the agency to conduct clinical trials on the use of cannabis for PTSD and for other conditions is currently pending in the US House and Senate. Available data documents that cannabis is effective in the treatment of chronic pain and may potentially mitigate symptoms of post-traumatic stress , along with other conditions commonly facing veterans.

ICRS 2018: CBD Shines in Leiden (Part 1)

Project CBD

This life threatening condition can also occur after a patient receives a blood transfusion or other forms of transplanted tissue from a genetically different person