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Pot ballot drives put medical, recreational users at odds – Cannabis News
PORTLAND, Maine — A handful of recreational marijuana legalization drives has the medical pot industry bracing for something it never expected to deal with: competition.
Visits to the state’s eight cannabis clinics doubled in August, the first month that pain patients were allowed into the program.
Medical marijuana is already legal in 26 states. And three more could join the fold on Election Day as Florida, Arkansas and North Dakota are set to vote on medical marijuana ballot issues.
Canada's top pharmacy chain is hoping to be the first in the country to legally sell over-the-counter medical marijuana.
Rhode Island emergency regulations create new category to supply medical marijuana dispensaries – Cannabis News
Worried Rhode Island’s medical marijuana program could face a severe shortage of legal product come the new year, business regulation officials issued emergency regulations Wednesday to get a new category of private pot growers, called cultivators, up and running as quickly as possible.
NORTH STONINGTON — After discovering the benefits of medical marijuana for her patients suffering from chronic conditions, a local physician hopes to bring relief to patients who live in remote areas or cannot travel using telemedicine.
HARRISBURG – State officials plan to release draft rules for marijuana dispensaries today, as Pennsylvania remains on track to have its medical marijuana program up and running by 2018.
GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL)- A local state representative plans on introducing legislation that would legalize medical marijuana here in Tennessee after meeting with several families who moved from Tennessee to Colorado to get treatment they can’t get here.
STONINGTON & BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — On October 1, medical marijuana became available to pediatric patients in Connecticut and three days later Linda Lloyd walked into Bluepoint Wellness in Branford.
Your doctor is probably more worried about your weight than your marijuana use, study finds – Cannabis News
Doctors in the United States are not terribly concerned about your marijuana use, according to a study published recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Medical marijuana sales reached more than $3.8 million last month at licensed dispensaries throughout Illinois.
Experts say they've made a discovery that could lead to new therapies to treat Alzheimer's - and the starting point is cannabis.
A man living with Parkinson's Disease has released a YouTube video demonstrating the relief he gets from using cannabis.
Volusia County, Fla. (FOX 35 Orlando) - Voters will decide in November whether or not to legalize medical cannabis in Florida, but there is already a budding system for growing, recommending and delivering products for a very specific set of patients.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A new type of medical practice has sprouted up in the Syracuse area that's promoting something most doctors cannot give patients – pot.
Parents are going where scientists fear to tread to calm their children’s autism and epilepsy symptoms.
Pot ‘Works Effectively As A Medicine,’ Says First Marijuana Doc in Gainesville, Florida – Cannabis News
Dr. Justin Davis is the first doctor in Gainesville to recommend the use of marijuana for medical purposes.