Ohio Gives Another Shot at Expanding Qualifying Conditions

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Ohio is currently accepting petitions in an attempt to expand the list of qualifying conditions for medical cannabis. Medical cannabis is now available to residents in Ohio who meet one of 22 qualifying conditions laid out by House Bill 523.

Conditions Medical Marijuana Can Help Manage

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Support for medical cannabis has spiked in recent years, thanks to new research that proves its therapeutic value for a range of medical conditions. The post Conditions Medical Marijuana Can Help Manage first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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Ohio Approves Cachexia as a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana

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Why is Cachexia a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana? Ohio has recently approved cachexia as a qualifying condition or medical marijuana. Cannabis Science Medical Marijuana Card anorexia anorexia nervosa appetite cachexia cancer chemotherapy chronic fatigue weightWhat is Cachexia? What Are the Symptoms of Cachexia? What Complications Can Cachexia Cause? How is Cachexia Treated? How Can Medical Cannabis Be Used to Treat Cachexia?

Qualifying conditions for medical marijuana by state

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Here's a list of which states authorize medical marijuana for valid, qualified patients. Each entry includes a link to the state's qualifying conditions. The post Qualifying conditions for medical marijuana by state appeared first on Leafly.

Ohio Recommends Cachexia as a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana

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Why is Cachexia a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana? The Ohio has recently recommended cachexia as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana. Cannabis Science Medical Marijuana Card anorexia anorexia nervosa appetite cachexia cancer chemotherapy chronic fatigue weightWhat is Cachexia? What Are the Symptoms of Cachexia? What Complications Can Cachexia Cause? | How is Cachexia Treated? | How Can Medical Cannabis Be Used to Treat Cachexia? |

Louisiana: Senate Passes Amended Bill Permitting Doctors to Recommend Medical Cannabis for ?Any Condition?

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Members voted 28 to 6 in favor of an amended version of House Bill 819, which expands the discretion of physicians so that they can recommend cannabis therapy for “any condition” that he or she “considers debilitating to an individual patient and is qualified through his [or her] medical education and training to treat.” 2020 LEGISLATION Medical Marijuana discretion doctors home delivery Louisiana medical cannabis

What is the Condition of the Marijuana Market in Washington DC

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The drug comes in a variety of names – marijuana, dope, pot, weed, and grass – but they all come from the marvelous cannabis plant. Marijuana has a plethora of uses: vaping, smoking, eating, and even drinking. But, isn’t it illegal to possess marijuana in many places around the globe?

Pennsylvania Adds Anxiety, Tourette’s to Qualifying Conditions

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Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine says her decision was based on the recommendation of the state's Medical Marijuana Advisory Board and her own review of medical research literature. The post Pennsylvania Adds Anxiety, Tourette’s to Qualifying Conditions appeared first on Leafly. Health Politics anxiety pennsylvania qualifying conditions tourettes

Pennsylvania Adds Anxiety, Tourette’s to Qualifying Conditions

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Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine says her decision was based on the recommendation of the state's Medical Marijuana Advisory Board and her own review of medical research literature. The post Pennsylvania Adds Anxiety, Tourette’s to Qualifying Conditions appeared first on Leafly. Health Politics anxiety pennsylvania qualifying conditions tourettes

What Are The Qualifying Conditions For An Oklahoma MMJ Card?

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But under what conditions do you qualify for an Oklahoma MMJ card? In June 2018, Oklahoma became the 30 th state in the USA to legalize medical marijuana. If they believe you’re eligible, you’ll be recommended medical marijuana. Jump online with a specialist like MMJ Recs to see if you meet the qualifying conditions for an Oklahoma MMJ card! What Are The Qualifying Conditions For An Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Card? Up to 1 ounce of concentrated marijuana.

These Are The Conditions CBD Can Treat, According To Science

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These Are The Conditions CBD Can Treat, According To Science. Here are some conditions that the compound can help alleviate. The post These Are The Conditions CBD Can Treat, According To Science appeared first on The Fresh Toast.

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

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Council members overwhelmingly voted in favor of a municipal proposal (No.1445) barring employers from drug testing certain job applicants for the presence of marijuana. Studies have identified the presence of the inert carboxy-THC metabolite in the urine of former marijuana consumers for periods of several months following their last exposure. 641) calling on the New York City officials to expunge the records of all city misdemeanor marijuana convictions is pending.

Ohio Opens Petition Process for New Medical Marijuana Conditions

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From now until the end of the year, Ohio officials will be accepting petitions from those seeking to expand the state’s medical marijuana program by increasing the number of medical conditions that qualify someone to become a legal patient.

Lift & Co. pivots in response to economic conditions of COVID-19

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” or the “Company”) announced today its new strategic plan focused on streamlined operations and significant cost reductions in response to the depressed economic conditions in Canada and the U.S. pivots in response to economic conditions of COVID-19 appeared first on Latest Cannabis News Today - Headlines, Videos & Stocks. Business Cannabis News Featured Marijuana News Press Releases Lift & Co

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

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1427 states , “The department of probation shall not require individuals to submit to marijuana testing unless a determination is made, based on an individuals’ history and circumstances, that abstinence from marijuana is necessary to otherwise lead an otherwise law-abiding life.” Additional information is available from the NORML fact-sheet, “Marijuana Legalization and Impact on the Workplace,” online here.

Mississippi’s November Ballot Will Include Two Medical Marijuana Initiatives

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Not one, but two medical marijuana initiatives are set to appear on the ballot this November in Mississippi. Initiative 65 contains much more specific language regarding the stipulations around who can use medical marijuana, and how much they can possess at a time, than its alternative 65A.

How Do I Request My Medical Records? [What Is Considered Relevant Medical History for Medical Cannabis Applicants?]

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Different states have different requirements when it comes to getting a medical marijuana card. In all cases, you will need to provide evidence of the condition you suffer from in order to qualify for medical cannabis.

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

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Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it would formally update its Policy Manual regarding how cannabis-related activity–even when it took place in states that have legalized the medical and recreational use of marijuana–would impact naturalization. The updated Policy Manual language is crystal clear: Such an offense under federal law may include, but is not limited to, possession, manufacture or production, or distribution or dispensing of marijuana.

Louisiana Expands State Medical Marijuana Program

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New laws expanding the medical marijuana program in Louisiana went into effect on August 1. Home cultivation remains illegal for the more than 4,000 registered medical marijuana patients. The post Louisiana Expands State Medical Marijuana Program appeared first on MassRoots.

Pennsylvania May Approve More Conditions for Medical Marijuana

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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 Pennsylvania State Medical Marijuana Advisory Board is now in the process. medical marijuana

Is Marijuana the Next Antibiotic?

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As legalization opens new pathways for cannabis research, studies continue to expand the growing list of marijuana’s medical benefits. Medical Marijuana & MRSA. Is marijuana the next antibiotic? Cannabinoids: Marijuana’s Natural Antibiotics.

Study: Marijuana Decreases Migraine Pain

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For those who suffer from migraine pain, the excruciating condition can be completely debilitating, impossible to manage without a dark room, a cool cloth over the eyes, and sublime silence. Marijuana & Migraines: New Research Study. Earlier study supports marijuana’s benefits.

Medical Marijuana Patients Use Less ADHD Medication

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According to the study’s research team , patients who consume medical marijuana report a “higher occurrence of stopping all ADHD medications.” ADHD & Marijuana Study. The Future of ADHD & Marijuana Research. Need Your Medical Marijuana Card?

Ohio Thinking of Adding Anxiety and Autism to List Qualifying Medical Marijuana Conditions

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Over a million Ohio citizens could see their medical options open if the state decides to expand its eligible medical marijuana conditions, reports The Center Square. Evidence for marijuana’s efficacy against autism and anxiety are not as rock solid as CBD and epilepsy – the only use of cannabis approved by the FDA. But despite these concerning numbers, health professionals will not entertain medical marijuana without some evidence to support it in these cases.

Marijuana & COVID-19: Top Studies [August 2020]

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Or are the countless headlines touting “marijuana breakthroughs” just a scam? The CDC notes that individuals of all ages may contract COVID-19; however, the risk of death is significantly higher for older populations and those with underlying health conditions.

Marijuana Microdosing Study Confirms Pain Benefits

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The premise behind marijuana microdosing is equally straightforward. How to microdose marijuana. For more information about microdosing, see: How to Microdose Marijuana. And for help qualifying for medical marijuana treatment, contact CannaMD.

Ideal Growing Conditions Will Not Be Enough for Colombia’s Medical Cannabis Industry

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In our past discussions on Colombia, one topic that came up was Colombia’s perfect setup for marijuana cultivation. But in order to provide medical marijuana to outside licensed producers, having the aforementioned advantages means nothing. Colombia’s up-and-coming medical marijuana breakout has not gone unnoticed. Uruguay, after all, was the first country to legalize marijuana, making its home continent Ground Zero for major cannabis expansion.

Best Marijuana & Depression Studies

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Can medical marijuana help relieve the symptoms of depression? So what do we really know about marijuana and depression? MARIJUANA & DEPRESSION RESEARCH. The ambiguity surrounding marijuana and depression research is lamented by a Washington State University study published in the Journal of Affective Disorders which has received widespread attention. CannaMD has previously reported on the efficacy of marijuana for treating anxiety.

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Updates: Maine Office Of Marijuana Policy – 30 New Adult Use Conditional Licenses / OMP Completes Emergency Adoption of Marijuana Sample Collection Rules

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Earlier today, OMP completed emergency rulemaking related to the sample collection of marijuana and marijuana products. Completion of this important work establishes additional administrative regulations … Read More. Cannabis Law News

Louisiana: Governor Signs Bills Into Law Facilitating Expanded Cannabis Access for Patients

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Late last week, the Governor signed House Bill 819, which expands the discretion of physicians so that they can recommend cannabis therapy for “any condition” that he or she “considers debilitating to an individual patient and is qualified through his [or her] medical education and training to treat.” 2020 LEGISLATION Medical Marijuana banking Gov. Bel Edwards Louisiana qualifying conditionsDemocratic Gov.

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Migraine Patients: 82% Say Marijuana Works

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Read on to learn how medical marijuana helps migraines and headaches, and why neurologists are increasingly optimistic about this non-traditional treatment! Marijuana & Migraine Studies. You may be eligible for medical marijuana! Medical Conditions Migraines

How to get a medical marijuana card in Massachusetts

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Medical marijuana is available for state residents with a qualifying debilitating condition. The post How to get a medical marijuana card in Massachusetts appeared first on Leafly. Health massachusetts medical marijuana medical marijuana card medical marijuana dispensaries qualifying conditionsCheck out our five-step guide on how to get one.

Marijuana & COVID-19: New Study Preview

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” As Florida’s leading medical marijuana physicians , CannaMD breaks down the most important facts from this headline-grabbing study – including what we know and, perhaps more importantly: what we still don’t know about cannabis and the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. But what does marijuana have to do with ACE2? Why Study Marijuana? Marijuana & COVID-19 Study Results. Find a Medical Marijuana Doctor. Interested in trying medical marijuana?

NH House Says Yes To Two Bills Expanding Medical Cannabis Conditions

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The New Hampshire House of Representatives approved two bills to make medical marijuana available to more patients by expanding the state’s list of treatable conditions, but a more expansive measure died in the Senate. The House on Wednesday voted to add insomnia and opioid-use disorder to the list of qualifying conditions, though the latter would carry significant restrictions, including a requirement that certifying providers have specialized knowledge in addiction treatment.

Marijuana & Pregnancy: Top Studies

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In the mid-20th century era of “reefer madness,” the mainstream view on cannabis and pregnancy was clear: expecting mothers who used marijuana were considered ‘derelict’ and in some cases criminally negligent for the endangerment of their unborn child. Medical Conditions Pregnanc

Colorado Dept of Revenue – Marijuana Enforcement Division – All The Latest Rules & Regs For Operating In COVID-19 Conditions

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On April 2, 2020, the State Licensing Authority adopted Emergency Rules in Response to COVID-19 and Emergency Adoption Order in Response to COVID-19 , which … Read More. COVID19: Cannabis, Hemp and CBD Updates

Can Marijuana Fix the “Prescribing Cascade”?

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Medical marijuana presents itself as a potential solution to this problem: With few side effects, and potential applications in treating a whole host of different conditions , marijuana may be a safer alternative to many of today’s most prescribed medications. Polypharmacy is a growing problem where patients are prescribed multiple different medications simultaneously in order to treat a given medical condition. HOW CAN MEDICAL MARIJUANA HELP?