How Marijuana Legalization Will Harm Patient Care

How Marijuana Legalization Will Harm Patient Care

Cannabis is a social justice issue and every candidate for president is talking about it – and missing the boat. Not one is talking about medical cannabis and the needs of patients. Patient care is a social justice issue. All people need and deserve healthcare....
Is Medical Marijuana Legal for Veterans?

Is Medical Marijuana Legal for Veterans?

It is not uncommon for veterans to report both physical and mental distress that can persist long after their service has ended. In fact, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, also commonly referred to as the VA, estimates that twenty percent of the 2.7 million...
In What States Can You Get a Medical Marijuana Card?

In What States Can You Get a Medical Marijuana Card?

Now more than ever, medical marijuana has been picking up steam across the United States. As time goes by, more states are inclined to legalize the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes. These are good news for people looking to find relief through the use of this...
Can Marijuana Dispensaries Ship Out of State?

Can Marijuana Dispensaries Ship Out of State?

In a cultural moment where the legalization of cannabis is gaining momentum, more and more people seek its medicinal properties to treat certain conditions. Despite growing support in favor of using medical marijuana, complications can still arise from a legal...
What is the TSA Policy on Flying with Medical Marijuana?

What is the TSA Policy on Flying with Medical Marijuana?

With the holiday season upon us, millions of Americans will be flying cross-country to visit with relatives and loved ones. Flying is often stressful, but for many of these travelers, there’s a special problem: the question of what to do with medical marijuana...
Who Funds Marijuana Research in the United States?

Who Funds Marijuana Research in the United States?

Funding can be difficult for medical researchers to come by, particularly those who study niche or controversial medications. Because of its legal status at the federal level, getting funding to research medical marijuana (Cannabis) can be especially difficult,...