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Joe O’Sullivan Journal staff PINE RIDGE | After Robin Tapio endured 10 months of chemotherapy and radiation treatment for breast cancer, she turned to marijuana to feel better. “I wasn’t eating and the pain and everything,” the Pine Ridge woman said recently. “As soon as I got done smoking, I got my taste buds […]Read more.
By MARC RAMIREZ Staff Writer email@example.com DENVER — Here in America’s Amsterdam, even locals are still getting used to the idea that they can be open about purchases once made in secret. But with Colorado’s legalization of recreational marijuana use and regulated retail operations, cannabis business is smoking: Dispensaries statewide have seen sales explode — […]Read more.
By Sean Gregory @seanmgregory Matthew Staver / Bloomberg via Getty Images If you’re looking to stock up on Super Bowl goodies, you’ll find no shortage of deals at pizza joints, the supermarket or the beer distributorship. But you won’t find any Super Bowl specials at the DenverKush Club, a marijuana dispensary. Before New Year’s Day, when only the sale of […]Read more.
Carly Schwartz firstname.lastname@example.org Since he was just a few months old, 10-year-old Zaki Jackson has suffered from a rare form of epilepsy that, at its worst, causes him to have thousands of seizures a day. The seizures, which his mother describes as a “full body electrocution,” render him unable to talk or walk, and sometimes cause […]Read more.
By Richard Halstead Marin Independent Journal Although the legalization of marijuana use, both for recreational and medical purposes, is sweeping the country, the woman who founded the nation’s first locally sanctioned medical marijuana dispensary in Fairfax some 18 years ago is struggling to avoid homelessness. Full Article: http://www.marinij.com/marinnews/ci_25030992/marin-s-medical-marijuana-pioneer-caught-jaws-federalRead more.
By April M. Short, AlterNet The editors of Scientific American—the 168-year-old magazine to which scientists like Albert Einstein have contributed—this week called for an end to the national ban on psychoactive drug research, noting that LSD, psilocybin, MDMA and cannabis all “had their origins in the medical pharmacopeia.” Full Article: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/01/30/prestigious-scientific-american-calls-on-u-s-to-open-doors-to-lsd-mdma-pot-research/Read more.
Posted by: Charles Moore “In ancient medicine, cannabis was widely used to treat and cure bowel disturbances and inflammation, and a recent clinical study now shows that the medicinal herb Cannabis sativa lived up to expectations and proved to be highly efficient in cases of inflammatory bowel diseases.” Full Article: http://bionews-tx.com/news/2014/01/29/cannabis-proves-effective-treating-crohns-disease-according-new-study/Read more.
By Jim Gearhart Show David McNew, Getty Images Ed Forchion, otherwise known to many NJ residents as NJ Weedman, an advocate for the legalization of medical marijuana, spoke with Jim this morning. Forchion, who currently is serving a 9-month sentence for possession of marijuana, is out of jail at the moment as part of his […]Read more.
‘I’ve smoked cannabis and it was great’: Former M&S chief Sir Stuart Rose admits smoking the drug while at the helm of store
By SARA SMYTH Sir Stuart Rose has said he smoked cannabis while he was at the helm of Marks & Spencer ‘This box of cigars went round, cigarettes, and I was fumbling around, and I found this thing and said, “What’s that?” And my host said, “Shut up and smoke it”. ‘So I did, and […]Read more.
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