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Medical Marijuana Patients

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Medical Marijuana Patients Are Being Denied Organ Transplants

HuffingtonPost.com | Carly Schwartz | Posted 02.26.2015 | Politics

Justin Turley has suffered from cirrhosis, a degenerative liver disorder that keeps him in near-constant pain, for 13 years. Shortly after his diagnos...

Medical Marijuana in California: A Successful Treatment for a Wide Range of Patients

Amanda Reiman | Posted 12.01.2014 | Politics
Amanda Reiman

For years, opponents of medical marijuana have claimed that California's medical marijuana law is a giant con job. But now the data are in, and they suggest that medical marijuana is used by a wide variety of people in California with an almost unheard of success rate.

Dear Media: This Is What People Who Use Marijuana Look Like

Sharda Sekaran | Posted 05.26.2014 | Media
Sharda Sekaran

It would seem that marijuana has finally entered the mainstream of U.S. and international politics. However, someone has neglected to tell the many news outlets that continue to recycle the same old "Cheech & Chong" images that should have been retired decades ago.

For These Medical Marijuana Users, Weed Is More Than A Drug

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.21.2014 | Politics

Secret-sharing app Whisper gives users the ability to confess to anything, anonymously and without fear of being publicly shamed. Some confess about l...

Medical Marijuana Patients Rally to Stop Mayor's Proposed Ban in Ventura

The 420 Times | Posted 11.19.2013 | Green
The 420 Times

Although California voters passed the Compassionate Use Act of 1996, the City of Ventura has made no effort to assure patients have safe access to marijuana for use in the treatment of serious and chronic conditions.

Needless Suffering of Medical Marijuana Patient Embodies Federal-State Conflict: A Prison Extraction

Sunil Kumar Aggarwal | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics
Sunil Kumar Aggarwal

When I was in the graduate school portion of the Medical Scientist Training Program at the University of Washington in the Department of Geography, I ...

WATCH: Cancer Patients Discuss Buying Medical Marijuana On The Street

| Posted 10.16.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Chris Roberts There isn't much agreement over who uses medical marijuana, and wh...

Just How Many Medical Marijuana Cards ARE There In California?

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 05.24.2012 | Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO -- California has seven times as many residents as Colorado, but nearly nine times fewer medical marijuana users, at least on paper. An...