Dad Gives Toddler Battling Brain Cancer Medical Marijuana

Melissa Luck | KXLY4 Executive Producer       SPOKANE, Wash. — To call what the Hyde family has been through a “parent’s worst nightmare” sounds like a horrible cliche. But, it’s hard to imagine what else you could call it. Their two-year old son Cash was diagnosed last year with a stage 4 brain […]

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Pot patients extol drug’s medical benefits, despite ban in unincorporated SB County

JESSE B. GILL Ffffffffffp! That’s the sound Scott Bledsoe makes when he takes his medicine. Bledsoe, 39, helps run a medical marijuana buying club out of his Crestline home. The members – there are about 10 – pay dues, buy medical marijuana in bulk and meet once a week to share what their money has […]

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The dispensaries are under attack again – Lake County, CA

Written by Ron Green    On Thursday, April 28, at 10 a.m., the Lake County Planning Commission will be considering a draconian medical marijuana dispensary ordinance proposed by the Community Development Department.  The meeting will be on the first floor of the courthouse in Lakeport. I urge interested people to attend this meeting and show support […]

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Medical Marijuana Becoming Blockbuster Drug

Medical marijuana is now a $1.7-billion market in the U.S. This means that sales of medical marijuana rival the annual revenue generated by Viagra, a $1.9-billion business. What’s more, the medical marijuana market is expected to nearly double in the next five years, and that’s just in the 15 U.S. states where the drug is […]

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Volunteers Wanted For THC/DUI Study – Denver, CO

The news program HDNet World Report has asked CTI to help round up some volunteers for a study they are doing of how cannabis affects the driving of medical patients. The study will require volunteers to take a driving simulation test before and after ingesting or smoking cannabis. The news show will compare the results […]

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Marijuana Compound Treats Multiple Health Issues

By Chris Kilham AP Marijuana. Sierra de Juarez, Ensenada, Mexico. (AP Photo/Guillermo Arias)   Today is known as National Marijuana Day or 4/20—and if the idea of having a marijuana deficiency sounds laughable to you, a growing body of science points at exactly such a possibility. Scientists have known that the active psychoactive compound in […]

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Hemp Seed Oil

Posted by SarahK In honor of today, April 20th, also known the world over as 420, we here at Truth in Aging decided it was time to take a look into hemp seed oil. Note that we have already taken a look at cannabis specifically and its interesting acne fighting benefits.  This article is not […]

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Supporters of legalizing marijuana in Arkansas rally for support

Written by Lisa Hutson LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) — Supporters of the legalization of marijuana in Arkansas will gather at the Federal Courts building to rally for support. April 20th or 4:20 is a day recognizing the consumption of cannabis. Christine Beems says, “We have tended to associate cannabis with…lazy hippies! Let’s just say it! […]

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Court: Marijuana smoke odor in car not enough for police action

A man smokes marijuana during a rally for the legalization of marijuana in Toronto, April 20, 2010. Credit: Reuters/Mark Blinch   BOSTON (Reuters) – The smell of marijuana smoke is no longer enough reason for police to order someone out of a car, now that pot has been decriminalized in Massachusetts, the state’s highest court […]

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Ill and need marijuana? Head south to Rwanda

By Christine Mungai  (email the author) According to the proposed law, the drug will only be administered in health institutions to relieve pain or to treat mental problems. Photo/FILE   It could be the first step in fulfilling the hazy dream of many a reggae artiste. Marijuana, considered as dangerous as cocaine and heroin in the […]

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