Friday, 27 February 2015
GW Pharmaceuticals is Uncle Sam`s Variation of Legal Weed
A pharmaceutical giant has actually found exactly what an enhancing variety of parents and patients throughout the United States have become privy to over the previous numerous years: cannabis has the power to deal with seizures. However, while the news of any scientific discovery showing conclusive proof that the cannabis plant supplies an irrefutable therapeutic benefit is one that must be commemorated, there is a dark side to this advancement that stands to sabotage efforts to legislate medical cannabis at both the state and federal level.
An expense that would expand the list of medical conditions that might be treated on Georgia`s medical marijuana law has actually stalled in committee, after Senate Health and Human Services Chairwoman Renee Unterman, R-Buford, said Monday that she will not schedule a hearing on it before the Legislature ends work March 24.
Actress Whoopi Goldberg`s choice to go into the medical cannabis business might wind up impacting far more than her bottom line. The Oscar winner and current co-host of The View revealed Wednesday that she was partnering with Om Edibles creator Maya Elisabeth to present a series of new marijuana-infused items consisting of a balm, a tincture, a bath soak and sipping chocolate, aimed at women struggling with menstrual cramps.