Our Attorney General Jeff Sessions has just decided to let the FBI and DOJ prosecutors attack patients doctors and dispensaries in state approved medical marijuana programs. Here’s the CNN article in which he rescinds the Cole memorandum . This is an outrage. Twenty nine states have working medical marijuana programs. New York State has over … More Call your congressman NOW ! ! !
VHA directive 1315 was issued on 8 December 2017. This enunciates the current Veterans Health Administration policies regarding patients and employees who are in state approved medical marijuana programs. Here are some highlights: VA providers should talk to veteran patients about their state approved medical marijuana and how it relates to current VA health care … More VA directive about state medical marijuana programs
Most of the medical cannabis we vape is vaped through a cartridge with a 510 thread. Here are a couple of important points to keep your 510 cartridges happy. Screw and unscrew while holding the base of the cartridge Always screw and unscrew while holding the base of the cartridge. If you grab the tip … More Care and feeding of vape cartridges
Last month the World Health Organization put out a report on CBD that found there was essentially no risk and huge benefits to naturally occurring CBD. This was hilighted in Forbes magazine, and is worth a read. So the entire world recognizes that CBD has essentially no abuse potential , so no public health problem … More WHO report: CBD is safe so use it already
A few of our patients have had problems with their vapes clogging. Here are a couple approaches from YouTube on how to clear these. YMMV etc, but worth a try. So these tricks will hopefully get you vaping again.
Here are a couple tips on starting your medical marijuana. If you have not tried THC or CBD, or if you have not tried a particular way to take THC or CBD (like by mouth instead of inhaled), there are a couple things to be aware of: THC: the first couple of times you take … More How to start your medical marijuana
Here is an inexpensive choice to try CBD vaping. It’s the Juju Royale Irie Stick, with 100 mg CBD in a disposable vape pen. As of blogpost writing, they were doing a 2-for-1 sale. This is sold out of a place in WA state which has been a reliable source of online CBD products for … More CBD vape for $45. For real.
Here is some info for beginners to vaping. A lot of med marijuana can be given through a vape pen, which is a device that takes a small amount of liquid, turns it into a vapor, then allows you to inhale this vapor in order to get the medicine into your lungs and bloodstream. Here … More What is vaping?
Yes we are geeks, and yes you can do this yourself. Here’s a page from Leafly on how to do this from scratch. One quick n dirty recipe for making CBD topical from the Green Mountain CBD edible salve ( 600 mg / 30 ml, $30 so far): one jar of Green Mountain CBD edible … More DIY med marijuana CBD gel topical
Here’s a post from a law firm about employer obligations to people getting medical marijuana in NYS. This is an area of active case law now, so get informed and if you think your rights under this law are being violated, find a lawyer to help you.