Only a Fraction of Patients Benefit from Medical Cannabis under Texas Law

Article 2 Comments Fewer than 600 of an estimated 150,000 Texas patients with uncontrollable epileptic seizures have been prescribed a low-THC oil derived from cannabis under the state’s restrictive medical marijuana program. Roughly 45 doctors have signed up to prescribe cannabidiol, or CBD, almost a year after the first marijuana […]

Backers of Easing Texas Medical Marijuana Laws Target Rural Areas

Article 0 Comments With the sound off, images from a new advocacy video touting the merits of medical marijuana could blend seamlessly into a commercial for the latest model of pickup — a burly Texan, clad in a cowboy hat, strides past bales of freshly cut hay, tinkers with a […]

Indiana Governor Signs Bill Allowing Sale of CBD Oil

Article 0 Comments Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has signed a bill that allows for the widespread sale of a cannabis-derived oil. Cannabidiol, commonly referred to as CBD, is derived from marijuana and hemp and is believed to have therapeutic benefits, but it lacks the stuff that will get you high. […]