This week, we explained everything you could possibly need to know about medical marijuana. When it can help and when it can’t, how to get access to it, and some of the ways it’s used to treat serious conditions, despite its current sadly under-researched state.
Medical Marijuana Helped Me When Nothing Else Could
Many or, perhaps, most people utilize the benefits of marijuana for recreational purposes perhaps because it can be fun and perhaps because many governments classified the drug as having no medical benefit. Today, we’re starting to learn that’s not true. If you’re not sure how or why medical marijuana offers serious benefits, let me share my story with you.
Ask an Expert: All About Medical Marijuana
As medical marijuana becomes increasingly prevalent, it can be confusing for those of us with little more than a cursory familiarity with recreational use to understand how the drug can be utilized for medical purposes. Here today to offer some guidance is Dr. Rachna Patel, a medical marijuana doctor in the Bay Area.
These Maps Show the Legal Status of Marijuana in Your State
More and more states are passing laws that allow some kind of use, sale, or growing of marijuana. Pennsylvania just passed a medical marijuana bill this weekend, for example. To keep up on the state-by-state status, Legal Templates has created a series of handy maps.
How Medical Marijuana Works, and Its Complicated Legal Status
Marijuana offers some helpful medical benefits when used well, but thanks its current (and unusual) legal status it’s hard to obtain and use effectively. Once you learn the basics, however, you can overcome these hurdles. Let’s take a look at how medical marijuana works and the laws surrounding it.
Make Better Marijuana Edibles with These Tips from a Weed Chef
Toss some marijuana in a brownie mix and everything will come out fine? Probably not. There’s a science to making edibles at home and using your weed more efficiently.
How to Choose and Buy the Right Kind of Medical Marijuana for You
Using medical marijuana is most difficult when it comes to dosing properly. You have multiple ways to administer the drug and even then you have to figure out how to do it accurately. Let’s take a look at the different types you can purchase and what can help provide the most relief for you.
How to Use Medical Marijuana Safely and Responsibly
Medical marijuana is a safe alternative treatment option (by comparison), but it’s still a powerful drug that can cause problems for you if you don’t know what you’re doing. With a little knowledge and practice, however, you can use it to get relief from several conditions and manage the negative side effects.
Become a Cannabis Connoisseur With the S.T.A.T.S. Evaluation Guide
Like wine, craft beer, and diamonds, medical marijuana comes in varying degrees of quality. The S.T.A.T.S. evaluation system is a free, easy-to-understand guide that anyone can use to make informed and satisfying cannabis purchases.
How to Sous Vide Your Own Medical Marijuana Edibles
If there is one thing an immersion circulator is good for, it is infusions. The precise temperature of the water bath gives you greater control over your results, and allows you to basically “fix it and forget it.” This is good for extracting all kinds of things, but today we’re going to extract some THC.
What Marijuana Actually Does to Your Brain and Body
Marijuana. Pot. Weed. Whatever you call it, it’s the most popular illegal drug in the world, gaining support for legalization for both medicinal and recreational purposes. But what does marijuana actually do to us? Let’s take a look at this fascinating drug, its health effects, and potential concerns about using it.