Steve Monas

June 10, 2019

Arizona Just Made Cannabis Safer and Saved Every Patient $150

The state’s first medical marijuana law update in nine years cuts fees, adds testing, and expands rural access. The post Arizona Just Made Cannabis Safer and Saved Every Patient $150 appeared first on Leafly.
June 10, 2019

Cómo los nuevos padres pueden relajarse y dormir mejor con CBD

Pregúntale a cualquier padre: tener hijos interfiere la calidad del sueño. No te preocupes, CBD puede ayudar. CDB. Es la abreviatura más en boca de todos últimamente. La gente lo está ingiriendo de muchas maneras, incluso como un adorno para postres, como un regalo de […]
June 10, 2019

Las Vegas OK’d Cannabis Lounges but Nevada Just Said No

The big gaming companies didn’t want the competition in Las Vegas, so it’ll be at least July 2021 before the first lounge opens. The post Las Vegas OK’d Cannabis Lounges but Nevada Just Said No appeared first on Leafly.
June 8, 2019

Study Finds Hempseeds Aid Piglets’ Immunity Against Bacterial Infection

As harmful bacteria adapt to resist antibiotics, one area scientists are looking at to keep people healthy has been nutrition. Think “You are what you eat,” or, in the case of a group of select newborn piglets, “You are what your mother eats.” In an […]
June 7, 2019

University of Washington to Study Prenatal Cannabis Effects on Infants

Medical studies about women who use cannabis during pregnancy and their babies’ health are limited, but researchers at the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine in Seattle are seeking to change that with a new research project.   Launched in May 2019, the Moms […]
June 7, 2019

Medical Marijuana Sales Soar in Oklahoma, Topping $23M in May

To date, medical marijuana sales have generated nearly $10.7 million for state coffers in Oklahoma. The post Medical Marijuana Sales Soar in Oklahoma, Topping $23M in May appeared first on Leafly.
June 7, 2019

New Mexico Expands Medical Marijuana Program with Addition of Six Conditions

New Mexico’s medical marijuana program is opening its doors to more patients, thanks to a policy change revising the state’s list of qualifying conditions. On Thursday, New Mexico Health Secretary Kathyleen Kunkel signed off on the addition of six new qualifying conditions. But the one […]
June 7, 2019

Illinois is About to Legalize Marijuana. Here’s What You Can Expect.

In a historic move, Illinois is poised to become the 11th state to legalize marijuana and the first to do it through legislative action, not through a voter-approved ballot initiative. Making good on his campaign promises, Democratic Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is widely expected to […]
June 7, 2019

When It Comes to Cannabis, Trump Doesn’t Matter. Governors Do

Trump is hopeless on legalization. Meanwhile, local leaders are changing laws. Welcome to the Jared Polis Experience. The post When It Comes to Cannabis, Trump Doesn’t Matter. Governors Do appeared first on Leafly.
June 7, 2019

Arizona Governor Has One More Day to Sign New Medical Marijuana Bill

Republican Gov. Doug Ducey of Arizona has just one more day to sign a bill that would require lab testing of medical marijuana products and reduce the cost to patients who access the state’s medicinal cannabis program. The measure, Senate Bill 1494, would require the […]