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Marijuana and Ebola: Experts Weigh In

Marijuana and Ebola: Experts Weigh In

Greener Culture October 20, 2014 0

Cannabis Sativa, Inc. CEO Gary Johnson believes marijuana is “potentially an actual cure” for the Ebola virus. And his medical director predicts it “will help the survival of this deadly disease.” “We actually believe

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Colorado marijuana revenues hit a new high

Colorado marijuana revenues hit a new high

Greener Culture October 15, 2014 0

New figures from the Colorado Department of Revenue show that recreational marijuana sales continued to climb in August, the most recent month for which data are available. Recreational sales totaled approximately $34.1 million in

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12 firms apply to provide medical marijuana to Minnesota

12 firms apply to provide medical marijuana to Minnesota

Greener Culture October 6, 2014 0

A dozen companies hope to grow and sell marijuana in Minnesota next year. Friday was the deadline submit an application — and a $20,000 nonrefundable check — to the Minnesota Department of Health. Twenty-nine

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Bid to Expand Medical Marijuana Business Faces Federal Hurdles

Bid to Expand Medical Marijuana Business Faces Federal Hurdles

Greener Culture August 25, 2014 0

Behind a tall curtain of corn that hides their real cash crop from prying eyes, the Stanley family is undertaking an audacious effort to expand their medical marijuana business to a national market. For

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Chilean Housewife: Latin America’s 1st Legal Marijuana Patient

Chilean Housewife: Latin America’s 1st Legal Marijuana Patient

Greener Culture August 12, 2014 0

“Out of 10, when I smoke the pain is four. When I don’t, it is 14,” says Cecilia Heyder, a Chilean housewife with breast cancer and lupus who is likely the first person to

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Medical Marijuana Research Hits Wall of U.S. Law

Medical Marijuana Research Hits Wall of U.S. Law

Greener Culture August 10, 2014 0

Nearly four years ago, Dr. Sue Sisley, a psychiatrist at the University of Arizona, sought federal approval to study marijuana’s effectiveness in treating military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder. She had no idea how

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Poll: Florida overwhelmingly supports medical marijuana

Poll: Florida overwhelmingly supports medical marijuana

Greener Culture July 29, 2014 0

Any way you look at it — age, gender or party registration — Florida voters overwhelmingly support the idea of legalizing medical marijuana, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Monday. The poll found

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World’s first marijuana commercial introduced by Canadian company

World’s first marijuana commercial introduced by Canadian company

Greener Culture July 15, 2014 0

A Canadian company recently released a sneak peek into what the owners are calling “the world’s first marijuana commercial.” Here’s the scene: A man walks into a liquor store in search of products that

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Further evidence that cannabis reduces tumor growth in new study

Further evidence that cannabis reduces tumor growth in new study

Greener Culture July 15, 2014 0

Previous studies have suggested that cannabinoids, of which tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is one, have anti-cancer properties. In 2009, researchers at Complutense University in Spain found that THC induced the death of brain cancer cells in

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