June 5th, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
Medical marijuana users may soon have their choice of a nationally branded cannabis option, as a former Microsoft executive announced plans for developing “the Starbucks” of both recreational and medical cannabis.
Read More:McNuggets? Starbuds? Former Microsoft Exec to Launch First National Marijuana Brand
May 16th, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
Marijuana continues to make its case as being more than just something to do while listening to Pink Floyd records. The latest: it may prevent the development of bladder cancer.
Read More:New Research Shows Marijuana May Lower Cancer Risk
October 14th, 2012 - Jill Ettinger
Multiple sclerosis sufferers may have a new weapon in treating painful muscle stiffness affecting nearly 90 percent of its victims: marijuana.
Read More:Marijuana Twice as Effective as Placebo in Multiple Sclerosis Treatment
August 24th, 2012 - Lacy
A U.S. company called Medical Marijuana Inc. has acquired a 50 percent stake in CanChew BioTechnologies, a company that focuses on making marijuana chewing gum for use in pain management, anti-nausea applications and other medical areas.
Read More:Chew, Chew, Blow? Medical Marijuana Chewing Gum Coming to a Retailer Near You
July 16th, 2012 - Jill Ettinger
A medical marijuana drug in development may actually aid in weight loss, says new research currently underway at the University of Buckingham in Buckinghamshire, England in partnership with GW Pharmaceuticals.
Read More:Medical Marijuana ‘Drug’ May Aid in Weight Loss (But What About the Munchies?)