Author Archives: Iain Gorman

Sativex (Overpriced Big Pharma) Go With The Little Guy

What Is Sativex

So… what is Sativex? Sativex is the very pharma-sounding marijuana-based patented pharmaceutical that has been approved in over 24 countries and counting. Available as a peppermint-flavored mouth spray, it is the first pharmaceutical drug of its kind. It is currently being prescribed as a method of coping for patients with MS (multiple sclerosis) in countries […]

Whoopi and Maya (Medical Cannabis) Goldberg Got That Good

Whoopi Goldberg Marijuana

Whoopi Goldberg Marijuana Products for Women Marijuana has been an important part of Whoopi Goldberg’s life recently, helping her dull the pain of menstrual cramps and combating glaucoma headaches. Now, the Oscar-winning star of Ghost is lending her name and her financial might to a new medical Whoopi Goldberg marijuana venture designed entirely for women. […]

Alaska News Anchor Who Quit Live On Air Now Facing 54 Years in Jail


Charlo Greene – whose real name is Charlene Egbe – was a reporter who worked for KTVA. She memorably resigned from the station on live television after announcing that she was the owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club, which was the subject of her report. She is now facing criminal drug charges that could see […]

The Complex Relationship Between Athletes and Marijuana


It takes a fair amount of blood, sweat, and tears – and a lot of pain – to reach the top in sport. So, should marijuana be removed from the banned-substance list in order to help with that pain? Former college athlete Treyous Jarrells thinks so, and he’s not alone. He trained high. He played […]

How The Marijuana Border Policy Can Deny Canadian Users Entry Into U.S.


If you’re a Canadian and you admit to having used marijuana, you may be banned from entering the United States. Yes, those United States, where medical marijuana is legal in many places. The case of a Canadian man who was denied entry into the U.S. because he admitted to having smoked cannabis recreationally has set […]

Researchers Buzzing About New Potential For Medical Marijuana Studies


On August 11 2016, the DEA announced that the way in which marijuana is studied in the US will change for the better. Researchers will now enjoy better access to a wider variety of cannabis strains. As it stands, over 20 US states have legalized marijuana for medical use, yet the federal government recently confirmed […]

Lancet Psychiatry Reports 10 Million Increase In Marijuana Smokers


A new study by the UK-based medical journal The Lancet Psychiatry has found that about 10 million more Americans are now smoking marijuana compared to 12 years ago. Against the backdrop of at least five US states – including California – readying themselves for a vote on whether or not to legalize marijuana for recreational […]