Articles tagged with "qualifying conditions"
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Pennsylvania Adds Anxiety, Tourette’s to Qualifying ConditionsLeafly Staff - Published on July 11, 2019Read more
Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine says her decision was based on the recommendation of the state’s Medical Marijuana Advisory Board and her own review of medical research literature.
New Jersey Just Expanded Its Medical Cannabis ProgramThe Associated Press - Published on July 2, 2019Read more
The measure signed into law Tuesday makes a number of changes, lowering barriers to access, expanding qualifying conditions, and greenlighting home delivery.
Texas Lawmakers Approve MMJ Expansion. Will the Governor OK It?Aaron Colen - Published on May 28, 2019Read more
The long-limited Texas medical cannabis system is poised to finally open its doors to more patients.
In Michigan, Senior Cancer Patients Fight the Stigma and Find Medical CannabisMarjorie Steele - Published on February 7, 2019Read more
Holly vapes the nausea away. Ron dropped a 10-year Vicodin script. Elizabeth kicked opioids. But it’s still not easy for the 55+ set to get medical cannabis.
Can Texas Build a Working Medical Cannabis Program in 2019?Aaron Colen - Published on January 15, 2019Read more
In 2019 Texans will find out whether lawmakers are ready to build a viable medical cannabis program or whether old-fashioned politics will limit access to effective medicine.
Ohio May Consider Medical Cannabis for Opioid AddictionThe Associated Press - Published on November 5, 2018Read more
An Ohio physician and medial professor believes medical cannabis should be used to treat opioid addiction in a state that saw a record number of overdose deaths last year.
Rhode Island Approves Purified CBD for Autistic ChildrenThe Associated Press - Published on October 18, 2018Read more
The state Department of Health says the petition will allow doctors to prescribe “pharmaceutic grade forms of pure CBD” for autistic patients.
Does CBD Calm Essential Tremor? Researchers Are Looking Into ItThe Associated Press - Published on September 18, 2018Read more
In a groundbreaking agreement, Canadian producer Tilray will export cannabis to researchers at UC San Diego.
Arizona Judge Rejects Autism as a Medical Cannabis ConditionBruce Barcott - Published on August 20, 2018Read more
Lack of peer-reviewed studies sunk the bid, leaving parents with a tough choice: break the law or let their children suffer.
Minnesota OKs Medical Marijuana for Autism, Sleep ApneaThe Associated Press - Published on August 1, 2018Read more
Minnesota residents with autism or obstructive sleep apnea can now qualify for the state’s medical marijuana program.