Medical Cannabis

Judge Lobs Florida Agriculture Commissioner’s Lawsuit Interesting Federal Laws on Medical Cannabis and Firearms

Judge Lobs Florida Agriculture Commissioner’s Lawsuit Interesting Federal Laws on Medical Cannabis and Firearms

A U.S. district judge has dismissed Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried’s lawsuit challenging the federal laws that govern medical cannabis and firearms. Judge Allen Winsor granted the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) request to dismiss the case, which claimed that current regulations that prohibit medical cannabis patients from buying and possessing guns violate Second Amendment rights, …

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Why US Must Federally Legalize Medical Cannabis

We Americans pride ourselves on paving the way in new trends, business opportunities, and emerging industries. In cannabis, we were kind of first. California legalized medical marijuana, requiring a doctor’s prescription, back in 1996. Over the subsequent 12 years, another dozen states approved medical use. Now 39 states, plus some territories, have legalized medical cannabis, and 19 …

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Which Medical Conditions Are Eligible To Get Medical Cannabis prescription?

Cannabis is now prescribed for a wide range of physical and mental health conditions.  Medical cannabis has been legal in the UK since 2018 and is now prescribed for a wide range of physical and mental health conditions.  Medical cannabis was legalised in 2018 and despite a relatively slow start, there are now upwards of …

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Study Finds Medical Cannabis Can Reduce Opioid Use in Osteoarthritis Patients

Over one third of osteoarthritis patients stopped using prescription opioids after beginning medical cannabis treatment, finds a new study. Researchers at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, have found that medical cannabis reduces opioid prescriptions for patients with osteoarthritis and improves pain and quality of life. The study examined 40 patients with chronic osteoarthritis pain, who were medically certified to use …

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CBD Dominant Cannabis Can Reduce Opioid Use: Study Unveils

Study reports that CBD-dominant cannabis may be associated with a reduction in opioid prescription use in adults 35.6 per cent reported being able to stop their opioid prescription after medical cannabis A study on CBD-dominant cannabis and prescription opioid use involved almost 10,000 patients aged 65 or older. All of the participants held a prescription for medical cannabis from …

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