With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who have no other treatment option, the nation’s most influential pediatricians group says in a new policy.
The Maryland Medical Marijuana Commission has announced the appointment of its first executive director.
A Maryland commission approved regulations on Thursday to implement a medical marijuana program after a drawn-out process in a state that has struggled to make marijuana available to sick patients.
A Maryland panel on medical marijuana is looking at adjusting fees for growers, dispensers and patients, which critics say are too high.
A Maryland panel could begin voting on regulations to make medical marijuana available in Maryland.
The business of medical marijuana is the focus of a meeting in Bethesda.
A Maryland commission still has significant decisions to make about proposed regulations for the state’s medical marijuana law as they bump up against a deadline.
The D.C. Council wants doctors to be able to prescribe medical marijuana to any patient they think would benefit from it.
Patients who use medical marijuana for pain and other chronic symptoms can take an unwanted hit: Insurers don’t cover the treatment, which costs as much as $1,000 a month.
The House and Senate have reached a final agreement on plans to make medical marijuana more widely available.