Category: medical marijuana

Pennsylvania Patients Can Now Apply For A Cannabis Medical Card
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Pennsylvania Patients Can Now Apply For A Cannabis Medical Card

Legalizing medical cannabis in PA is a process that started April 2016 with Governor Tom Wolf’s bill signing and the beginning of the application process for dispensaries and growers in January. On November 1, Pennsylvania has finally launched its medical cannabis registry for patients. The Pennsylvania Health Department reported on Thursday that more than 1,000...

Five Tips to Improve Your Health and Wellness
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Five Tips to Improve Your Health and Wellness

Here at AGRiMED Industries, we are committed to providing people with the best means to health and wellness we can through top-quality cannabis-derived medicines. Regardless, it is important to keep your health and wellness a priority at all times so that you minimize your risk for health concerns and illnesses. Here, we hope to provide...

How Medical Cannabis Legalization is Driving Down Opioid Addiction and Death
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How Medical Cannabis Legalization is Driving Down Opioid Addiction and Death

As the time grows nearer for medical cannabis to officially be accessible to the Pennsylvania public, many beg the question: Why try medical cannabis as opposed to prescription pills? Are you concerned about addiction? Well, there’s an easy answer: safety. Briefly, there are three families of prescription pills: central nervous system (CNS) depressants, stimulants and...

Now Hiring for Cannabis Industry Professionals in Pennsylvania
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Now Hiring for Cannabis Industry Professionals in Pennsylvania

Be part of one of the twelve Medical Cannabis grow/processors in Pennsylvania. This is your opportunity! AGRiMED has been featured in USA Today, The Capitolist, The Philadelphia Tribune, CBS, Fox News, Florida Politics, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Tribune-Review and more. If you are a dynamic individual with a positive attitude who wants to help patients and be...

Educating on Medical Cannabis
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Educating on Medical Cannabis

Educating the public on the benefits of medical cannabis is essential for a successful program. More states are seeing the value in medical marijuana as the days go by and new developments across the nation show barriers being broken and systems created for innovation in patient care. Companies like AGRiMED are on the rise and...

The Use of Cannabis in the Treatment of Anxiety
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The Use of Cannabis in the Treatment of Anxiety

The Use of Cannabis in the Treatment of Anxiety Patients diagnosed anxiety disorder likely know the struggle of finding the right medication to treat it. In all, 40 million adults (18% of the population) suffer from some sort of anxiety disorder. Anxiety is characterized by a plethora of symptoms, some of the biggest being shortness...

Legal research on Medical Cannabis
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Legal research on Medical Cannabis

Will it Get Easier to Conduct Research on Medical Cannabis? Recent Events Say “Yes” A proposed bill just introduced by Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah would make it far more feasible to be able to conduct research on medical cannabis. Thus far, research on the matter has been few and far between; getting the funding,...

Key Differences Between THC and CBD
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Key Differences Between THC and CBD

There are two major chemicals—or cannabinoids—in cannabis that are used for their medicinal properties: tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). While there are thought to be over 100 cannabinoids in any given cannabis plant, these are two of the most prolific due to their popular effects sought after by medicinal users. So, what is the difference...

Suggested ways to minimize potential side effects of medical cannabis usage
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Suggested ways to minimize potential side effects of medical cannabis usage

AGRiMED’s recommended solutions for possible side effects from Medical Cannabis. Medical Cannabis has therapeutic effects backed by countless studies and over  3,000 years of human use for medical purposes. Cannabis contains 60 active ingredients known as cannabinoids. As Pennsylvanians prepare for the new Medical Marijuana program it is important to understand some of the potential...

First government supported medical cannabis study on Opioid Use
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First government supported medical cannabis study on Opioid Use

For the first time ever, the National Institute of Health is putting funding toward long-term study to research the impacts of medical cannabis on opioid use. Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Health System are leading the study. Researchers been awarded a five-year $3.8 million grant to study whether medical marijuana reduces opioid use...