Medical Marijuana News Channel

Medical Marijuana News Channel

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Health Department Surveying Prospective Medical Marijuana Patients

Starting July 1, medical marijuana will become legal in Minnesota.

Still Believe Nature Got It Wrong? Top 10 Health Benefits of Marijuana

There is no plant on Earth more condemned than marijuana. We’re talking about a living organism which governments have taken upon themselves to designate as an illegal substance. Despite no existing evidence of anyone ever dying of a marijuana overdose, possession of this plant is still illegal in many parts. Marijuana has been found to suppress cancer, reduce blood pressure, treat glaucoma, alleviate pain and even inhibit HIV. It is an antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective. Can you understand more now why it’s illegal?

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Proponents Seeking to Put Pot Back on Ballot

JOHN MORGAN speaks at a rally in Tampa before the vote on medical marijuana.

Researchers Submit Patent Application, "Cannabinoids for Use in the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain", for Approval

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pharma Business Week -- From Washington, D.C., NewsRx journalists report that a patent application by the inventors Maione, Sabatino (Naples, IT); Rossi, Francesco (Naples, IT); Guy, Geoffrey (Salisbury, GB); Stott, Colin (Salisbury, GB); Kikuchi, Tetsuro (Osaka-shi, JP), filed on May 18, 2012, was made available online on January 1, 2015 (see also Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Limited).

Prescription Pot, the book

A Leading Advocate's Heroic Battle to Legalize Medical Marijuana
by George McMahon and Christopher Largen