Tag Archives: Therapeutic use of Cannabis

CBD restrictions ‘eased’

I read that the NZ Minister (resp. Drug Policy) has announced that restrictions on CBD medicines are to be eased, to allow GP doctors to prescribe these drugs, to their patients.. no longer requiring higher approval. The main issues being: … Continue reading

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Medicinal march 422

I read that about 200 protesters assembled in Aotea Square in Akld. NZ, yesterday (422) to publically call for better access to cannabis.. for medicinal/therapeutic uses. The report included these remarks: ‘Medicinal cannabis protesters march along Auckland’s Queen St on … 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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Whats in a name ?

The biggest hurdle/final fence to reasonable, medicinal cannabis usage in Aotearoa/NZ.. is the total block on using the ‘natural herb’ for its obvious therapeutic properties. BUT recently I see a small crack in the wall (of ignorance) that this Govt. … 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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Law Reform indications

I listened to a news item; the ‘Leader of the opposition’ (second largest NZ political party) reportedly said to students, that he would consider a referendum on cannabis laws.. but when a news team asked the MP to confirm the … Continue reading

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Radio Ga Ga

http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/201808299/grey-power-internal-stoush-over-cannabis *click the link, if you’re interested: NZ radio show (segment) about ‘grannies want to grow (medicinal/therapeutic)cannabis’.. inc. interviews

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