Research Study: Cannabis & Sleep

03 Apr

In a recent survey of medical marijuana users, 76 percent of respondents reported using cannabis for relaxation and 65 percent as a sleep aid. The survey, conducted by HelloMD—the “largest community of patients using marijuana for health and wellness in the country”—also found that comorbid, insomnia-inducing factors were also popular reasons for weed intake: stress and depression. […]

Legalization in Nevada: Here’s What Happens Next

30 Nov

Nevada, you deserve a round of applause. You’ve just legalized! Here’s the reality check: Retail cannabis shops will not open anytime soon. If you’ve been paying attention to how legalization played out in Washington, Colorado, Alaska, and Oregon, you know that it doesn’t happen overnight. Question 2 will become effective on January 1, 2017. On and […]

Las Vegas Cannabis Casino?

24 Apr
Las Vegas Marijuana Casino

In a city where long-shots come to fruition on a daily basis- the expression “anything is possible” is very real. If Nevada voters approve a ballot measure in November to legalize recreational marijuana, High Times, the 42-year-old cannabis lifestyle magazine, is hoping to open a casino serving cannabis right here in Las Vegas. And, if the data collected […]

Virginia Passes Bill to Allow Medical Marijuana Oil

10 Mar

Cannabidiol, or CBD, has shown promise for many patients with epilepsy, with some reporting a substantial decrease in number of seizures. Here’s another story of medical marijuana legislation making progress, this time in Virginia. See italics below. Medical marijuana is legal in the state of Nevada. Nevada is proud to be the only state that […]

New Poll Shows Illinois Voters Strongly Support Medical Marijuana

07 Mar
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Across the United States, it appears more and more people are supporting the legal use of medical marijuana. At present medical marijuana is legal in 23 states plus Washington, D.C., with several additional states pushing legislation for legalization. Here is another medical marijuana news story, published today from The Southern Illinoisan, showing a poll that […]

Business Leaders Back Medical Marijuana Bill in Iowa

01 Mar
Iowa Map from Wikipedia Commons

With medical marijuana legal in 23 states plus the District of Columbia, several more states are pushing legislation to legalize medical marijuana. This includes Iowa. Story excerpts in italics below. Medical marijuana is legal in the state of Nevada, and in fact, Nevada is the only state that accepts medical marijuana cards from any other […]

Australia Legalizes Medical Marijuana

26 Feb
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Medical marijuana has continued to make headway not only in the United States but in various countries around the world that are either decriminalizing it or making it legal outright. In a significant move, Australia has recently legalized medical marijuana. CNN story excerpt in italics below. (CNN)—The Australian Parliament passed a measure Wednesday legalizing medical […]

Legislative Committee Adds Six Conditions For Medical Marijuana

24 Feb
Hartford Courant in Connecticut

The Hartford Courant reported yesterday a significant expansion of Connecticut’s medical marijuana program. Legislation has increased the number of approved medical marijuana conditions from 11 to 17.  Two story excerpts below in italics. Over the last few years, several states have either adopted or expanded their medical marijuana programs. Medical marijuana is legal in Nevada, […]