Archive for February 2016

How one doctor's murder conviction should change doctors' attitude about medical marijuana use

Did you know that every day, here in the good ole US of A, 44 of our fellow citizens die from legal prescription medication overdoses and many more become addicted to them? Did you know that Americans account for 5% of the world’s population but we use 80% of the opioids being sold today? Did... Read more »

A medical marijuana miracle for one happy dog

Now that so many people know of my involvement in the legalize cannabis movement, many ask me why I got involved. I am not a patient in Illinois because I do not qualify for any of the 39 conditions that would allow me access to the program. I am in pretty good health for an... Read more »

Medical marijuana use would have prevented this prescription drugs interaction nightmare

I consider myself to be very lucky. At age 61, the only prescription med I take is for high cholesterol and probably if I lost 50 pounds and stayed away from sweets, I wouldn’t need it. Most of my contemporaries take 3-4 different meds and many have some serious illnesses. This leaves the door open... Read more »

The medical marijuana legalization movement is gaining momentum despite opposition

We are in the midst of a revolution, people!!! Clearly, some of the establishment “don’t like it one little bit!” In response, they are doing everything in their power to kill this revolution. I am referring to the revolution to free the weed, ganja, MJ, Mary Jane, pot, dope, marijuana, cannabis, call it what you... Read more »