Category: Ointments & Topicals


Mexico City (AFP) - When her legs ache, this Mexican grandmother rubs them with marijuana-infused alcohol. She is well aware the homemade remedy defies the country's cannabis ban, but her family has used the concoction to treat ailments since she was a child, handing it down the generations. "I really have ... Read More
December 15, 2015Daily Dose
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Minnesota Commissioner of Health Dr. Ed Ehlinger decides to add intractable pain as a qualifying condition for the Minnesota medical cannabis program.
December 7, 2015Chris Nazarenus



Cannabis Is Medicine

Patient Story: Michael McNamara Cannabis Is Medicine: By Michael McNamara My journey with cannabis did not begin in the same way as other people began their journey. I was 23 years old and a musician with a serious stomach injury, and a history of anxiety. I was having a tough time. That was in ... Read More
October 20, 2015Chris Nazarenus


Working Towards Safe Access in Illinois Pain Patient Puts Face on Medical Marijuana Issue At one point, Joy Grainge was so convinced she was going to die, she packed up her two sons and took them to Portugal to tour castles. "I was 49 years old and sure I'd be dead within two ... Read More
April 13, 2015Daily Dose