Regulation


  As states grapple with the re-integration of medical cannabis into the physician’s compendium, there are hundreds of small dramas being played out all across the nation, indeed all around the globe. Many go unreported except for local coverage. The process isn’t as sexy as tie-dyed hippies with mammoth bongs […]

Sensible Minnesota: Using Medical Cannabis for Chronic Pain | Cannabis ...


In Massachusetts efforts are underway to make things a bit easier for medical cannabis patients. A proposal would allow nurse practitioners to certify patients for marijuana use and let dispensaries post prices online. Source: State moves to make it easier for patients to get medical marijuana – The Boston Globe […]

State moves to make it easier for patients to get ...


    But nurses are caught in a difficult position. Yes, medical marijuana may be legal according to the laws of a state, but at the federal level the drug remains a Schedule I controlled substance … This dichotomy creates a tension between patients wanting to use marijuana for certain conditions […]

Medical Marijuana: A Hazy State of Affairs for Nurses : ...



The resolution, if approved, would direct the hospital’s administrative and medical staff to review and research the clinical and legal implications of using medical marijuana in the hospital and report back to the board. …. The California Hospital Association, which opposes Prop. 64, does not keep any information on whether […]

Marin hospital could be first in state to allow medical ...


  This government website provides information for accessing cannabis for medical purposes and the process for applying to be a licensed producer. Source: Cannabis for medical purposes

Canada Program for Medical Cannabis


Pennsylvania and Ohio legalized medical marijuana within weeks of one another over the spring, but their programs are advancing at different speeds.   Source: Tale of Two States: Pennsylvania, Ohio Medical Marijuana Programs Moving at Different Pace – Marijuana Business Daily   Editor’s Note: If you have a good story […]

Tale of Two States: Pennsylvania, Ohio Medical Marijuana Programs Moving ...