12 03, 2018

Medical Cannabis and Pain Relief – New Findings

2018-03-12T18:46:21+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: Cannabis Research, Caregiver Support, Patient Support|0 Comments

The  American Pain Society (APS) has recently released new findings on the use of appropriate dosing of medical cannabis. In the article, a doctor questions this treatment option, especially in children. The writer, a physician as well, responds, "When you started giving oxycodone to patients, did you know the answers [...]

31 10, 2017

Cannabinoid Education Series

2017-10-31T15:53:55+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Cannabis Research, Caregiver Support, Marijuana Laws, Patient Support, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

We are proud to announce two upcoming informational sessions in November from our sponsors. Where: NCCE Offices When: Friday, November 3, 2017 @ 5:30 PM What: CBD Educational Session Cost: Free In this session, Healthy Hempies founder, Damian Grob, will discuss our endocannabinoid system and how the cannabinoids used in [...]

4 10, 2017

NCCE Educational Series

2017-10-04T10:40:27+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis Research, Marijuana Laws|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Industrial Hemp and CBD Uses Be our guest at an informational session concerning industrial hemp and its applications. Bob Clayton, a retired engineer and hemp advocate who built his house out of ‘hempcrete,’ will be our guest speaker. Healthy Hempies will also be on hand to provide an overview of [...]

16 09, 2017

Opioid Maker That Fought AZ Marijuana Legalization in More Trouble

2017-09-16T12:32:23+00:00 September 16th, 2017|Categories: Marijuana Laws|Tags: |0 Comments

The pharmaceutical company behind the much-maligned opioid Fentanyl is in hot water yet again, this time under investigation by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, who says the company – Insys – has been deceptive and downright fraudulent in their marketing and selling of Subsys, a spray form of Fentanyl. Charges were officially [...]

3 09, 2017

Cannabis Company Sponsors Cruiserweight Boxing Champion in Recent Fight

2017-09-03T11:01:01+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|Categories: Patient Support|0 Comments

There is no shortage of anti-cannabis bias coming from various professional sports leagues. We’ve reported extensively about the NFL’s ban on medical marijuana and their continued refusal to allow players to use the plant for pain management, potentially replacing pharmaceuticals. Even a harmless 4/20 joke told on Twitter landed a [...]

9 08, 2017

Cannabis Caregivers

2017-08-17T19:20:36+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Categories: Caregiver Support|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Becoming a Caregiver, Producer or Provider in Florida Becoming a Caregiver Under Florida law, “the qualified patient's legal representative may purchase and possess for the patient's medical use up to the amount of low-THC cannabis or medical cannabis ordered for the patient, but not more than a 45-day supply, [...]

9 08, 2017

Cannabis Reform in Florida

2017-08-17T19:25:22+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Categories: Marijuana Laws|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Medical marijuana bill passes in Florida Legislature The medical marijuana industry officially has its guidelines with the passage of a bill out of the Florida Legislature on the last day of a three-day special session. The votes were 29-6 in the Senate and 103-9 in [...]

8 08, 2017

Marijuana and Blood Pressure

2017-08-17T19:23:10+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis Research|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Approximately one in every three American adults has high blood pressure — that’s roughly 75 million people. High blood pressure is a risk factor for heart disease and strokes. The leading cause of disability in this country, strokes affect about 795,000 Americans each year. Medical marijuana is used for [...]