Tag Archives: medicinal alternatives

Medicinal reform now under review

I read that the new NZ coalition Govt. is reviewing the Medicinal Cannabis bill (drawn & due 1st reading). It seems that two of the three Govt. parties is hesitant to allow patients to ‘grow their own medicine’ as was … Continue reading

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Limited medicinal grow ?

I read that a Hemp farm in Aotearoa/NZ is applying to allow their crop to be used to extract medicinal compounds (CBDs) from the plants. I believe they are currently grown for industrial use only. I read the following issues: … Continue reading

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frontlines updates

I saw these two recent news stories, from the ‘Front-lines’ of the Drug War, in Aotearoa/NZ: 1) Two men were arrested at Christchurch airport, importing 49KGs of Meth/P. It reportedly has a ‘street value’ of $50mil. The Police spokesperson said … Continue reading

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Poland moves on Med-use

I read that another country in Europe; Poland, is set to allow broader cannabis based medicines. This further bolsters the evidence that this plant does have genuine medicinal/therapeutic value.. contrary to the USA Federal Schedule #1 claim. I read the … Continue reading

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Campaigner & Green Fairy arrested

I see in the news that a renowned Medicinal Cannabis campaigner, turned ‘Green Fairy’ has been arrested & charged with Cultivation & supply of cannabis/extracts to sick patients. She has been in the news previously; her son was the first … 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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Medicinal confusion

I recently read a letter-to-Editor, published in Sept-Oct 2017 Edition of ‘OrganicNZ’ magazine; http://www.organicnz.org.nz (some lines copied here, with permission from the Editor). The letter was in response to an article titled ‘cutting-edge cannabis medicine’ in the Jul-Aug edition. To … Continue reading

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