Massachussetts Medical Marijuana Blog

3 Biggest 2017 Marijuana Business Conferences

3 Biggest 2017 Marijuana Business Conferences

Though legislators continue to push back against an extensive (and growing) body of evidence that medical marijuana can alleviate the symptoms of many otherwise debilitating conditions, Cannabis is becoming increasingly accepted as a valid and critical aspect of...

Can You Overdose on Marijuana?

Can You Overdose on Marijuana?

As a Boston medical marijuana doctor, patients sometimes ask me whether it is possible to fatally overdose on medical Cannabis.  I can assure you with absolute confidence that you cannot accidentally kill yourself by using too much marijuana.  However, because...

Is it True that Marijuana is a Gateway Drug?

Is it True that Marijuana is a Gateway Drug?

It’s a claim we’ve all heard marijuana opponents make: “You can’t legalize marijuana, because it’s a gateway drug.  Once teens start using marijuana, it’s only a matter of time before they graduate to harder drugs like heroin, meth, and cocaine.”  But is Cannabis...