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Study Finds Lifelong Cannabis Users Are Healthy

This piece first appeared in Cannabis Now. Long-term cannabis use does not seem to lead to a decline in overall physical health, though decades of smoking the sweet leaf could contribute to periodo…

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Cancer, Cannabis Oil And Landon Riddle

Every morning, 4-year-old Landon Riddle takes two capsules of cannabis-infused oil — down the hatch, usually with breakfast. It is as routine as it is controversial. In the face of her son’s extreme (…

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Cannabis oil approved for teenager Alex Renton

Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne has approved a one-off use of marijuana extract for a Wellington teenager in an induced coma. The family of Alex Renton want his doctor to be able to administer …

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Feds approve research of whole cannabis plant

Recently, the Public Health Service announced that they would approve a University of Arizona study on the use of medical cannabis for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This is the first federall…

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Is cannabis a medicine?

Although cannabis has been proven to treat a number of conditions, there are still those that remain sceptical or even adamant, claiming that cannabis is incredibly dangerous to people’s health. It…

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Legalise Medical Cannabis

Dr. Gupta’s desire for medical cannabis policy change has not been a secret over the past year. In an interview with The Huffington Post, he called for federal legalisation right away for medical purp…