Try, Try Again Rhode Island – Get Those Compassion Centers Open!

Outraged medical marijuana patients protested outside the Department of Health in Rhode Island on Monday. They were protesting the fact that the Department of Health denied approval of all 15 Compassion Care registration applications. According to the Rhode Island Patient Advocacy Coalition this is a direct violation of a law that enacted in 2009 that set a time line for issuing licenses for up to three stores that would sell medical marijuana (It’s like the limited number of liquor [...]

How Medical Marijuana Helps With Cancer

Unfortunately 30% of people in the US will develop cancer at some point, and two-thirds of those will eventually succumb as a result. In dealing with cancer, many patients have symptoms from the disease along with side effects of the medications that are extremely debilitating. Chemotherapy can make patients feel sick, nauseous, and vomit repetitively. While the treatments are going on, it can make patients sicker than the disease itself. How exactly does medical marijuana benefit patients in this situation? It [...]

The Sign of Marijuana Addiction

If a person has been a marijuana user then they have likely experienced some repercussions of their drug use, however this does not mean that a person is addict to marijuana. In order to determine if a person is a marijuana addict they will have to answer one question honestly and openly and then use the answer to guide the decision making going forward. I want to discuss the one question that equates to the sign of marijuana addiction [...]

Behind Closed Doors Interview With “The King of Pot” Bruce Perlowin on the Hemp Network Pre-Launch

I recently had the opportunity to speak with “The King of Pot” Bruce Perlowin about the April 20, 2010 launch of The Hemp Network, a new Network Marketing company that has recently begun to take the industry by storm. Perlowin is the CEO of Medical Marijuana, Inc (OTC: MJNA) which he co-founded along with Don Steinberg in March 2009. MJNA is the first publicly traded company in the Medical Marijuana industry. Deemed by the media as “The King of Pot”, Perlowin, [...]