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Marijuana is used for many conditions in Michigan

Attorney Dan Hartman on Guns and Marijuana

By |February 23rd, 2014|

Attorney Dan Hartman of Gaylord weighs in on Guns and Marijuana- Don't exercise both rights at the same time. The presence of a firearm can pressure a plea.
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Michigan Medical Marijuana Card for Seizures

By |January 20th, 2014|

There are some major benefits to using medical marijuana for the treatment of Epilepsy. Here are the top five reasons why medical marijuana and epilepsy should be considered in the same sentence, and the science of how it applies to this difficult condition.

Epilepsy- Seizures are very much like a […]

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Michigan Medical Marijuana Card for Glaucoma

By |January 20th, 2014|

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States and despite a variety of medications available to treat the condition, some patients do not respond to conventional pharmacotherapy.
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Michigan Medical Marijuana Card for Nausea

By |January 20th, 2014|

Nausea is both a symptom and a side effect- It results from the stimulation of specific receptors, 5-HT3 for acute (sudden) emesis and the NK1 receptor for delayed emesis as is found in chemotherapy. Both receptors have been selectively blocked with anti-emetic drugs demonstrating their role in nausea and […]

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Michigan Medical Marijuana Card for Muscle Spasms

By |January 17th, 2014|

Medical Marijuana and Muscle Spasms
If you have ever experienced the excruciating pain of a “charley horse” in your calf, you know that a muscle spasm can come on quick and last from a few seconds to a few hours. A muscle spasm is an involuntary contraction of a muscle […]

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Michigan Medical Marijuana Card for Chronic Pain

By |January 12th, 2014|

Pain and Inflammation: Pain, MS/Spasm, HIV, 

The treatment of pain is one of the oldest uses of cannabis.  In controlled studies with acute pain, cannabinoids have been found useful against both chemical and thermal pain.  It has also been studied in chronic pain of both neuropathic and inflammatory origin and […]

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Michigan Medical Marijuana Card for Wasting Syndrome

By |January 12th, 2014|

Wasting Syndrome/Cachexia:  HIV, Cancer, Crohn’s, Parkinson’s, Nausea

The appetite stimulant effects of cannabis were reported in the literature as early as 1845.  THC (CB1 Agonist) stimulates appetite when present in low levels.  High levels interfere with the mechanical aspects of feeding due to the psychotropic and sedative effects of THC.  CB1 […]

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Brewing Compost Tea- Marijuana Plants Love It!

By |November 28th, 2013|

How it Works
During the brewing process, air is forced through a mixture of the high-quality compost and food suspended in water. The oxygen and nutrients produce an extraordinary explosive growth of bacteria and fungi. This growth of bacteria and fungi fights for and increases the amount of healthy bacteria […]

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