Dems should continue to push medical cannabis expansion: Letter
Legislature looks to Board of Health for medical cannabis rules
The Legislature’s joint medical marijuana committee Wednesday approved a set of nonbinding rules designed to govern laboratory testing and labeling of medicinal products.
OUR OPINION: Input from public should be key part of medical cannabis discussion
We do not quarrel with the decision on Thursday by majority Republican leaders in the Iowa Legislature to not put the state's medical cannabis program on the agenda for interim
TUESDAY TOPIC: Legislature should override veto of medical cannabis bill
If hemp is legal in Texas, what will come of the state's medical cannabis program?
The state’s Compassionate Use program is already one of the most restrictive in the nation, gives patients with intractable epilepsy access to marijuana-derived oil with up to 0.5% THC. Meanwhile, consumer hemp-derived products available over the counter are virtually the same.
New York marijuana: What to know about politics, money and new medical cannabis legislation
Medical marijuana in NY could be overhauled under legislation partially removed from the controversial push to legalize recreational pot.
New York recreational marijuana plan overhauls medical cannabis too: What to know
New York recreational marijuana legislation overhauls medical cannabis: What to know about homegrown marijuana, lobbying, patient eligibility and more
New class in Houston teaches how to cultivate medical marijuana, history of cannabis
Tickets cost $420, but seats are filling up fast, organizers say.
Lynn Honderd of Mary's Medicinals on How Cannabis Can Help With Medical Conditions
When people first consider cannabis as a pain remedy, they often don't know where to start — and they have lots of questions. Fortunately, Lynn Honderd, the CEO of Mary's Medicinals who co-founded the company in 2013, has lots of answers. We recently sat down with Honderd to talk about Mary's Medicinals and why cannabis is helpful for so many medical patients.
Dispensary manager: Siouxland docs should study cannabis for their patients
SIOUX CITY -- Since MedPharm Iowa opened in Sioux City Dec. 1, only a few dozen patients have beaten a path to the dispensary's doors.
New York marijuana: What to know about growing cannabis, medical marijuana manufacturing
NY's marijuana legalization debate comes as cannabis production ramps up statewide for medical marijuana, maybe recreational pot, too
Iowa regulator rejects Alliant request for smart meter charge
DES MOINES — An Iowa regulatory board won't let Alliant Energy charge customers who decline to have smart meters used to track how much electricity they use.
Medical pot laws are no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds
A new study shoots down the notion that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths, challenging a favorite talking point of legal pot advocates.
Video game detects Alzheimer’s before medical tests: study
Maybe your phone game isn’t such a waste of time after all: One, at least, can detect Alzheimer’s symptoms, according to a new study. “Sea Hero Quest,” a phone and VR game with 4.…
Medical pot laws no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds
A new study shoots down the notion that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths, challenging a favorite talking point of legal pot advocates. Researchers repeated an analysis that…
Study: Surprise medical bills have far-reaching effects
When it comes to having a baby, that bundle of joy may bring an unexpected price tag that can affect parents’ future health care choices.
Ethics committee rejects Stringer’s request to provide documents in secret
The House Ethics Committee denied Rep. David Stringer’s request that he be allowed to present do...
How to break into the medical cannabis industry
Find your passion and then incorporate cannabis into it, said KannaLife Sciences CEO Dean Petkanas.
Committee hears how medical pot can address opioid addiction
Opioid addiction and overdose is a problem sweeping the nation and the state of Illinois. Some think that medical cannabis can help.
Figures, facts on legalization of cannabis in Illinois
Surrounding locales are already taking action on the legalization of cannabis On Oct. 15 the Bond County Board voted in favor of creating an ordinance to set a cannabis retailers occupation tax for the county, of 3.75 percent. Bond County State’s Attorney Dora Mann told the board the county is allowed to tax the sale of cannabis: 3 percent for municipalities and 3.75 percent for non-incorporated areas. Cannabis will be legal for usage in Illinois on Jan. 1, 2020, but was legalized for…