Tag Archives: medicinal alternatives

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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CBD rules to be ‘relaxed’

I see in the TV news, that the outgoing Assoc. Minister of Health (resp. Drug Policy) has announced that his ‘parting gesture’ is to further ‘relax’ the law, allowing GP doctors to prescribe CBD oils/extracts in Aotearoa/NZ, for patients who … Continue reading

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WAR on lies

I read a recent article that a visiting med-cannabis scholar is effectively calling our minister (drug policy) a liar ! Also new political party are saying something similar.. they are calling for ‘harm reduction’ by allowing a regulated market place. … Continue reading

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NZ Cancer patient busted

I read that a man suffering leukemia, was arrested for cannabis possession, which he claimed was purely to relieve his suffering ! The report states: ‘A leukaemia sufferer who has to take seven morphine tablets daily to alleviate pain was … Continue reading

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a glimmer of hope

I have been led to believe, that as long as this current right-wing Govt. remains in power, in Aotearoa/NZ.. there will likely be no further drug reforms, in the forseeable future. Well.. yesterday there was a surprise resignation of the … Continue reading

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