Category: medical marijuana

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...

Pennsylvania continues Medical Cannabis Process
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Pennsylvania continues Medical Cannabis Process

Last year Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf made the final step in approving a medical marijuana program for the state. Though it was an uphill battle to get the idea considered, Pennsylvanian patients are excited to join what is now 29 states that have legalized cannabis for growing, processing, and distributing for medicinal purposes. The program...

Commitment to Medical Cannabis Excellence
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Commitment to Medical Cannabis Excellence

AGRiMED plans to produce unique plant strains, process high-quality oils, and manufacture medicines patients will demand. Unlike other medicines, the medical marijuana industry isn’t solely dependent on companies willing to process and sell products, the quality of the plants from individual strain research and special care in each stage of its production is what contributes...

Experience in Agriculture and Technology Innovations
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Experience in Agriculture and Technology Innovations

AGRiMED’s experience with the technological innovations, cultivation, and processing of medical marijuana is key to producing superior quality cannabis medicines that improve the quality of life for patients. AGRiMED currently holds a license to cultivate, process, and distribute cannabis-based products in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. AGRiMED harvests and processes thousands of tons of medical marijuana...

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