Tag: Minnesota

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The state of Minnesota is making headlines this December, not for its freezing temperatures, but for increasing medical cannabis access.
December 5, 2019Lane Trachy
Patients discuss first months of medical marijuana


The Struggles And Successes Of Medical Marijuana In Minnesota Patients Discuss First Months of Medical Marijuana- ST. PAUL, Minn. — Lawmakers, medical experts and law enforcement officials tracking the launch of Minnesota's medical marijuana law got an earful Friday of the good and bad stories of the state's new program. Nearly three ... Read More
January 20, 2017Chris Nazarenus
Patients Enrolled In Minnesota's Medical Marijuana Program For Pain


Minnesota Medical Marijuana Program Saving People With Pain Pain patients have rushed to a program that has battled slow enrollment  since its launch last year.Patients enrolled in Minnesota's medical marijuana program for pain have found relief from their symptoms.  “It’s given me my life back,” said Jeanne Luck, one of the 1,667 Minnesotans ... Read More
November 8, 2016Daily Dose


Minnesota Considering  Adding Autism To List Of Medical Marijuana Conditions The Minnesota Department of Health is considering adding medical marijuana for autism to the growing list of conditions. What is Autism? Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are characterized by social-interaction difficulties, communication challenges and a tendency to engage in repetitive behaviors. However, symptoms and their ... Read More
October 31, 2016Daily Dose


OTSEGO, Minn. -- A new strain of marijuana plant could slash costs for medical cannabis users in Minnesota. Minnesota Medical Solutions, one of two medical cannabis operators in the state, announced the creation of a new strain with a higher cannabidiol (CBD) content than any cannabis plant known. The new strain, named ... Read More
December 18, 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