An encouraging new study published in The Economic Journal suggests that medical marijuana laws may have additional benefits beyond improving access and health outcomes for patients in need. According to the researchers: We show that the introduction of medical marijuana laws (MMLs) leads to a decrease in violent crime in states that border Mexico. The reduction
Since we first opened our doors to patients last year, Columbia Care IL has worked tirelessly to become one of Chicago’s best dispensaries. It’s been a rewarding journey and an honor to see the Columbia Care family grow from just a handful of patients to a vibrant community that makes the dispensary feel like home.
As regulated medical marijuana programs continue to expand around the country, the next generation of cannabis professionals are eager to develop the skills necessary to succeed in the industry. Although a number of cannabis-focused training programs have emerged, there hasn’t been an undergraduate degree available in the medical cannabis field until now. Washington Post reports
This holiday season, we hope you’ll join us in giving back to the community and helping those in need. We’re excited to announce this year’s Holiday Food Drive, supporting our friends at the New Hope Community Food Pantry. All patients are invited to participate and we’ll be accepting non-perishable food donations at the dispensary from
A recently published study highlights some very interesting data about the use of medical marijuana in cancer treatment: One of the most well-known purported uses for medical marijuana is to alleviate symptoms related to cancer treatment, and a new study finds that use of the drug among cancer patients is not uncommon. In the study,