Tag Archives: alternative therapy

another medicinal herb victory ?

I read that a 56-year-old Multiple Sclerosis (MS)patient, has won her battle with bureaucracy, to use medicinal cannabis products, to relieve her suffering; other than ‘big-pharma’ Sativex. I read the following, from a press release: ‘A Taranaki woman with multiple … Continue reading

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fit for humans & animals too

I was sent a link to an article titled; ‘Cannabis for Canines. Yes its a real thing’. It talks about people now using cannabis, to treat their canines (dogs) for skin irritations & anxiety. I read the following items: ‘More … Continue reading

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Lets get medicinal..

I read that Australian Singer/Actress Olivia Newton-John is promoting medicinal cannabis. A recent press release stated the following: ‘The Grease star was in Australia to raise money for her wellness centre when she talked to 60 Minutes about her use … Continue reading

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Main item

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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