Medical marijuana is widely supported by scientific studies in nausea, pain, seizures, muscle spasms and many other conditions.
Audit Says Doctor Sees 11,800 Patients a Year- Waiting Rooms Still Full
LARA has just released the results of an audit of medical marijuana certification doctors. As always, they are making a big play that less that 25 doctors have seen some 56% of all certification patients in Michigan and one […]
Although the state of Michigan does allow individuals to use marijuana for medical purposes, the laws can be confusing. In one case, a man committed suicide after a “witch hunt” that was related to the use of marijuana in an edible.
While it is important to recognize that the laws […]
Drug abuse is a problem that can cause severe health concerns and even death when measures are not taken to help an individual recover from the situation. Unfortunately, individuals who are facing chronic and severe pain may abuse certain medications and drugs in an effort to reduce their discomfort.
Could increased legal access to medical marijuana also help reduce the prescription drug epidemic? According to research findings published in JAMA Internal Medicine, the answer is “yes”. The study found that states with access to medical marijuana have 25 percent fewer prescription overdose deaths each year when compared with […]
Just under one-third of the veterans who served in Afghanistan and Iraq suffer from depression and/or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)(1). These findings from a 2012 report created by the Department of Veterans Affairs played an important role in the passing of the Veterans Equal Access Act on Thursday, November […]
One of the arguments against the legalizing of medical marijuana is the thought that doing so will increase recreational use of the drug. “What about the children?” is the mantra of many who are advocating for a prohibitionist stance on the drug, and it resonates with many. After all, […]
Medical marijuana, and even recreational marijuana, have been legalized and decriminalized in many states, and to the absolute shock of everyone, the world did not come to a violent, bloody end as a result.
All jokes aside, even if you’ve been campaigning for an end to the War on Drugs […]