I’ve been fortunate to meet Carter Baird on a several occasions and am happy to say that he is a Cannabis Patients Ally. Already impressed by his intellect, I was happy to hear about his exciting video-blog adventure as The Pot… Read More ›
The VlogBrothers: Punishment, Pain and Science (Video)
A great little video from Hank and John, the VlogBrothers, in which Hank is punished by sharing the science of pain while at the same time he experiences various forms of pain. Informative and entertaining! Enjoy! Transcript Good morning, John…. Read More ›
The Board of Health rejects PTSD despite desperate pleas from patients
Yesterday the Colorado Board of Health delivered a chilling message to patients across Colorado: You and your experiences don’t matter. After several previous attempts and hours of heart-wrenching testimony, a petition to add PTSD as a qualifying condition for medical… Read More ›
Cannabis patients, family, and the public! We want your opinion!
We at Cannabis Patients Alliance have been approached by several businesses and organizations regarding focus groups, surveys and product testing. New and existing businesses are interested in the opinions of medical marijuana patients, families and the public. Patients: This is your… Read More ›
5 Reasons You Should Support Cannabis Patients Alliance Today!
Just because the 2015 Legislative Session is over doesn’t mean the work stops. It just means our focus shifts a bit from legislation and policy to education and outreach. Cannabis Patients Alliance is still working hard for patients by continuing to… Read More ›
HELP get PTSD added to the list for medical marijuana in Colorado!
We need YOUR help to get PTSD added to the list of qualifying conditions for medical marijuana in Colorado! Veterans can’t wait! Victims of domestic violence can’t wait! Witnesses of violent crimes can’t wait! Survivors of natural disasters can’t wait!… Read More ›
Why patients’ stories matter (from the CORE Marijuana Health Symposium) (video)
There are good days, and then there are really good days. Days when you think you’ve made an impact. Days that hover on the edge of greatness. For me, yesterday was one of those days. I was a presenter at… Read More ›
Cannabis and Pregnancy: A Matter of Choice
I have to admit… the Warn Pregnant Women about Marijuana Risks bill (HB-1298) really annoys me. Why? Because it continues to perpetuate the stigma surrounding the use of cannabis by women, pregnant or otherwise, for no good reason. Why is it… Read More ›
Colorado’s Scientific Advisory Committee to review petition to add PTSD
The word is out! The Scientific Advisory Council (SAC) will be reviewing a petition to add PTSD to the list of qualifying conditions for a medical marijuana license in Colorado. From the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE):… Read More ›
A message from a canna-mom: No one should be left out
Advice for other advocates from a canna-mom in Colorado. My son Coltyn’s disease, Crohn’s, a form of Irritable Bowel Disease, wasn’t important enough in Illinois to become part of the whole picture, as cannabis laws go. His disease was passed over,… Read More ›