Medical News

Minnesota state map with marijuana leaf
 
When medical cannabis goes on sale for the first time in Minnesota next week, the stores that sell it will have decidedly clinical atmospheres.

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Medical marijuana dispensary workers in Humboldt County, Calif., scramble to stay knowledgeable and up-to-date about their rapidly-changing industry

Image of New Zeland teenager Alex Renton/TVNZ

TVNZ.co.nz ~

The family of a New Zealand teenager, who has been in a coma for weeks, believes cannabis oil could save their son – but they need a law change.

Image of Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald Georgia Dept. of Public Health

Maggie Lee ~ The Telegraph ~

ATLANTA -- A few hours before Georgia’s medical cannabis registry opened Tuesday morning, the legislator who created it cursed the federal prohibition that makes it necessary.

image of medical marijuana
Andrew M. Seaman ~ Reuters ~
 
 Moderate- or high-quality evidence supports the use of marijuana for some medical conditions, but not for others, according to a fresh review of past research.

Image of sick kids in Georgia that will be able to legally get medical cannabis when cards are issued
 
“Tomorrow is going to be a good day,” in an exclusive interview about the launch of Georgia’s medical marijuana cards. 

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