Is It Okay to Give a Seven-Year-Old Leukemia Patient Medical Marijuana?

A seven-year-old girl in Oregon suffering from leukemia may soon be the focal point of a renewed debate about the need to regulate medical marijuana. Mykayla Comstock, stricken with a particularly aggressive strain of leukemia, is subjected to intensive chemotherapy treatments, which have the unfortunate side effects… » 11/25/12 5:45pm 11/25/12 5:45pm

Marijuana May Be the Opposite of Tequila Shots When It Comes to Pooping

Look, talking about bowel health isn't pleasant, which is why it's relegated to squeamish doctor's visits, euphemistic Pepto Bismol ads scored by fart symphonies, and the pencil-mustachioed, infomercial snake oil purveyor Klee Irwin, but we need to talk about it because, well, it's important. It's especially important… » 7/23/12 9:15pm 7/23/12 9:15pm

Feel Free to Get All Kinds of High and Drive Because the Cops Can’t…

Or they can't tell yet, at least not until some government research lab perfects a saliva test that will detect recent marijuana use. For now, police departments in states that permit medical marijuana use are struggling to determine the levels at which the drug impairs one's ability to competently operate an… » 3/18/12 4:20pm 3/18/12 4:20pm