Monthly Archives: August 2016



    A body of research suggests yes, but scientists are having to fight red tape to study whether medical marijuana could substitute for opioid drugs Read More: Could Medical Cannabis Break the Painkiller Epidemic? – Scientific American Editor’s Note: The use of medical cannabis as an alternative to opioids […]

Could Medical Cannabis Break the Painkiller Epidemic? – Scientific American


                Marijuana will remain a Schedule l controlled substance, which declares it has “no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse,” the DEA said. Read more (with video): DEA declines to loosen restrictions on medical marijuana – CNN.com     […]

DEA declines to loosen restrictions on medical marijuana – CNN.com



New research shows a dramatic drop in painkiller prescriptions after medical marijuana laws are passed.   Ashley and W. David Bradford, a daughter-father pair of researchers at the University of Georgia, scoured the database of all prescription drugs paid for under Medicare Part D from 2010 to 2013. They found […]

One striking chart shows why pharma companies are fighting legal ...


ACNA members and those who want to know more are invited to meet up in Elmhurst, IL.  These Illinois Meetups are on the 2nd Thursday of every month. For more information contact Tracy Abrusci: tracy@mmaallc.com   ACNA IL August Meetup (11 Aug 2016) Source: ACNA Events

ACNA IL August Meetup (11 Aug 2016)