Tag Archives: Medical cannabis

Med-use Doco

I just watched a rerun of an Australian doco. about medicinal cannabis. The following issues caught my attention: 1) a doctor was struck off the medical register for supplying cannabis oil, to his patients 2) a doctor in Israel stated … Continue reading

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Med-use protest

I hear that NORML(NZ) is organising a Medicinal cannabis protest meeting & march on Saturday 22/4/17 in Auckland. They are calling for Aotearoa/NZ to ‘get with the program’ & stop the misinformation about the potential uses of the drug. They … Continue reading

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medical what

I still get insensed, when I hear prof. journos. using the slang name (‘marijuana’) in the medicinal context. It seems that they are deliberately ‘courting controversy’ using a ‘mixed metaphor’ so to speak. I watched a NZ current affairs show … Continue reading

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GENUINE medicinal

After my last rant.. i just thought I’d continue with thoughts on ‘GENUINE’ medicinal/therapeutic use of CANNABIS (not m-j). I received an email from a whanau member in UK (Aunt), news story; a young guy was reportedly going, down hill … 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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medical marijuana

I watched a news item on Al Jazeera; the use of the drug (cannabis) in USA, for treating a child with epilepsy. The mother of the boy, said her son suffered about 100 seizures/day. Then she heard about ‘medical marijuana’ … Continue reading

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more from frontlines

more from the frontlines, of the Drug War: 1) A lady who was the first reported patient to bring prescribed cannabis into NZ, in recent times, has spoken out about the ‘closing of the loophole’: ‘Golden Bay woman (name removed), … Continue reading

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