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Medical Marijuana

New Jersey Medicinal Marijuana Review Panel Recommends Adding Chronic Pain

May 14, 2017, 8:37 am Johnny Green

This Week the New Jersey Medicinal Marijuana Program Review Panel made initial recommendations to the Health Commissioner to approve chronic pain related to musculoskeletal disorders, migraines, anxiety, chronic fatigue related to ailments such as irritable bowel syndrome, Tourrette syndrome as qualifying conditions for the medical marijuana program. “We are glad […]

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Medical Marijuana

Significant Changes Being Made To NY Medical Marijuana Program

March 16, 2017, 5:56 am Johnny Green

New York’s medical marijuana program has been off to a rough start. After a long battle to legalize medical marijuana, then a long battle to get New York’s medical marijuana to actually begin, the program has struggled due to being so restrictive. The last report I read put the total patient […]

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Marijuana Science

National Academy Of Sciences: Marijuana Is An Effective Medicine

January 12, 2017, 12:20 pm Johnny Green

Medical marijuana supporters rejoiced today as the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released findings which concluded that marijuana is an effective medicine. The federal government classifies marijuana as a Schedule I substance which is based off of a determination that marijuana has no medical value. Today’s report obviously […]

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Medical Marijuana

New York To Add Chronic Pain To Medical Marijuana Program

December 1, 2016, 2:31 pm Johnny Green

I am a patient in the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program. I qualified because I suffer from chronic pain related to arthritis. Chronic pain is nothing to mess with. Chronic pain by most definitions is a pain that lasts longer than six months. In my case, until there is a cure for […]