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I have been reading the report that came from a petition about medicinal cannabis in NZ parliament, this is the ‘guts of the sticking point’ (IMHO).. the total block on allowing the natural plant (with THC >5%) to be grown … Continue reading

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CBD reform

I just saw a brief news flash.. the Assoc. Minister of Health (resp. Drug Policy) in Aotearoa/NZ; is about to pass an amendment to the law, to allow GP Doctors to prescribe CBD drugs, without any higher level of approval … Continue reading

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Grey power call for reform

I read that a Grey power (aged-care) group have presented a petition to parliament, calling for medicinal cannabis law reform. It is often assumed that this age demographic are the biggest group saying “NO” to cannabis.. but it seems that … Continue reading

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Changes coming ?

The NZ Associate Minister of Health (resp. Drug Policy) has recently announced that this Govt. are finally moving to further relax the rules around medicinal cannabis. Sounded Great (for my 1000th post) BUT if you listen to the interview & … Continue reading

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Five essential plants

I was reading a report in the ‘Times of India’ (online) which states, that in traditional ‘Ayurvedic’ medicine.. Cannabis is one of five essential plants. It seems that the west, is only just catching up on it.. An Indian doctor … Continue reading

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Cure for Epilepsy

I watched a segment from ’60 minutes’ last evening.. a wealthy couple in Australia have donated $34 million to Medicinal Cannabis research. Their grand-daughter has ‘Dravet syndrome’ (severe Epilepsy). They showed footage of them walking in a whole field of … Continue reading

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not an option ?

I see on the TV news that a current, female Govt. MP has been diagnosed with breast cancer.. I’m guessing she wont be looking for medicinal herb, to help relieve her suffering (like Helen K & others) who this Govt. … Continue reading

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