Since California legalized medical marijuana in 1996, pot doctors have been legally prescribing marijuana to cure a variety of illnesses. A pot doctor can be any practicing doctor with a medical license. Pot doctors do not need any special training to be certified to prescribe medical marijuana. This is because, in California, marijuana is treated…

A pot store is a facility that sells marijuana for medicinal purposes. Many people are unfamiliar with the term and lack a clear idea about the products that pot stores have to offer. The pot store is also known as a pot dispensary. It is a place that offers marijuana for medicinal purposes. It has…

Pot dispensaries have become rather commonplace as more states decriminalize the sale and possession of marijuana. A person only has to produce a doctor's prescription in order to obtain the products pot dispensaries sell. If a state licensed doctor says marijuana is needed to help a patient overcome the nausea created by some cancer treatments,…

Pot delivery services are on the rise because the amount of medical marijuana patients is also increasing. The reason medical marijuana is being prescribed more is because the medical community is beginning to objectively come to the conclusion that the use of marijuana, in its organic form, can offer health benefits. These health benefits have…

According to historians, pot has been used as a medicinal herb for nearly five thousand years. Pot’s use as a recreational drug has also been ongoing and, until made illegal in the 1930s, it was also widely used in the manufacturing of many items. During America’s colonial period, cannabis, hemp or & was such an…

While the jury is still out in many states about the legality of medical pot, it would seem that more and more supporters are gradually influencing public policy and opinion in favor of allowing patients with certain conditions or symptoms legal access. As of July 10, 2010, a total of 14 states have legalized medical…

Medical marijuana has been used to treat various illnesses and conditions for thousands of years. It's well known as an effective anti-nausea and analgesic substance, and over the years, marijuana has been used to treat dozens of different conditions and illnesses. The use of medical marijuana probably originated in ancient China, but in the 19th…

There are currently 16 states, along with Washington DC, that allow marijuana doctors to legally prescribe medical marijuana. California was the first state to allow marijuana doctors in 1996 and New Jersey became the latest addition to the list of legal states when it legalized medical marijuana in 2010. Marijuana doctors are merely practicing medical…

Currently, there are 15 states along with the District of Columbia that allow pot dispensaries. This may just be a temporary count because there are several states that are taking a fresh look at their laws, as pot dispensaries continue to garner more and more mainstream support. Taking a look at the states that appear…

Medical marijuana dispensaries serve a valuable purpose to individuals with chronic pain, nausea, and other symptoms. These marijuana dispensaries are legal under state law, but illegal under United States federal law. Nevertheless, if an individual possesses a medical marijuana prescription along with a so-called "cannabis club" card, he or she can purchase pot from marijuana…