Medical Marijuana Blog

March 7, 2018

How Texans Are Jumping Through Hoops To Get Medical Marijuana

More than two years after Texas enacted the Texas Compassionate Use Act, the first sale of medical marijuana has happened in the State of Texas.The Texas Compassionate Use Act legalized the sale of a low-THC cannabis and CBD oil for Texans suffering from intractable epilepsy. While this may be considered […]
February 28, 2018
Senior Citizen Smoking Medical Marijuana From A Pipe

How Medical Marijuana Can Help America’s Seniors

Did you know that senior citizens are the fastest growing population of new medical marijuana patients? Now that the stigma of medical marijuana is lifting, it’s no surprise that seniors are taking more control of their health and the medication they are putting into their bodies with this shift. If […]
February 20, 2018

How Medical Marijuana Can Help Curb The Opioid Epidemic

In the beginning of February, the Food and Drug Administration requested Endo International PLC to take its Opana ER painkiller off the market, saying the drug’s benefits no longer outweigh the risks. This marked the first time the agency called for a removal of an opioid painkiller for public health […]
February 15, 2018

How To Use Medical Marijuana When Smoking Is Not An Option

With the stigma of medical marijuana fading quickly, more and more patients are starting the journey to natural pain relief, without the use of opioids or traditional pain medication. But for some, the idea of smoking a product for relief can be intimidating and off-putting. We’ve broken down the most […]
February 7, 2018

Do You Have One Of These Common Medical Marijuana Ailments?

With the many changes happening with medical and recreational marijuana, it can be hard not to be curious. Many patients are hoping to move to a more natural approach to pain relief and relief from constant sickness. It can be hard to determine whether or not medical marijuana is a […]
January 29, 2018

How Credit Card Processing Works in the CBD Industry

It’s widely known that merchants in high-risk fields usually have difficulties applying to obtain merchant accounts. To quite a good number of banks, the accompanying perils aren’t worth the returns. However, alternative payment processors, such as the Southern Institute, feel quite the opposite. Adopting high-risk trades also means taking up […]
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