The MI Medical Marihuana Program (MMMP) is a state registry program within the Health Licensing Division in the Bureau of Professional Licensing at the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. The program administers the “Michigan Medical Marihuana Act” as approved by MI voters on November 4, 2008.
Michigan is one of the few states that allows for home cultivation of marijuana. There can be no more than 12 marijuana plants kept in an enclosed, locked, facility, or, outdoor plants must not be “visible to the unaided eye from an adjacent property.”
Who Qualifies for Medical Marijuana in Michigan?
Only people with severely debilitating medical conditions qualify for the use of Read More
Cannabis Is Our Friend
Cannabis (also known as marijuana) is a family of flowering plants that can be found in three types: sativa, indica, and ruderalis. Cannabis is widely used as a recreational drug, behind only alcohol, caffeine and tobacco in its usage. It typically consumed as dried flower buds (marijuana), as a resin While the three varieties of cannabis (sativa, indica, and ruderalis) may look very similar, pharmacologically they have very different properties. Cannabis sativa is often reported to cause a “spacey” or heady feeling, while Cannabis indica causes more of a “body high”. Cannabis ruderalis, by contrast, is less well used due to its low Tetrahydrocannabinol levels.
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Pet owners are giving their pets cannabis-based extracts, ointments and edibles to treat arthritis, anxiety, seizures and even cancer!
In general, pet products aren’t regulated when they contain cannabidiol or CBD, the chemical compound found in cannabis that doesn’t get your pets or other humans high. They contain very little or no tetrahydrocannabinol or THC, the cannabis compound known for its psychoactive effects.
Preemo Farms hopes to tap into this market with proprietary cannabis tinctures and offer their expertise and passion to making life better for pets, especially those who are getting older. Tincture extracts can be added to food or dropped directly into an animal’s mouth.
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Our veterans deserve the best possible care and some are finding the benefits of cannabis are very effective for treating PTSD.
- Twenty-eight states plus the District of Columbia now include PTSD in their medical marijuana programs, a tally that has more than doubled in the last two years.
- The American Legion began pressing the federal government this summer to let Department of Veterans Affairs doctors recommend medical marijuana where it’s legal.
- Veterans Affairs Secretary Dr. David Shulkin recently spoke tentatively in favor of marijuana for PTSD.
It was a telling setting for a decision on whether post-traumatic stress disorder patients could use medical marijuana.
Against the backdrop of the nation’s largest Veterans Day Read More