LSD, Ecstasy and Other Schedule 1 Drug Death-tolls Continue to Rise

LSD, Ecstasy and Other Schedule 1 Drug Death-tolls Continue to Rise – Cannabis Not Among Them

Last weekend, three young people lost their lives from what appear to be drug overdoses while attending a rave in Fontana, CA. Sadly, this is becoming more and more prevalent, with the LA Times reporting that “Before this weekend, there have been at least 24 confirmed drug-related deaths nationwide since 2006 among people who went to raves…”.

Under the Sun: Protecting Your Skin – Medical Marijuana Can Help Prevent Skin Cancer

Under the Sun: Protecting Your Skin – Medical Marijuana Can Help Prevent Skin Cancer

Summertime means long hours at the beach, family barbecues, and getting that toasty shade of golden brown. But with 2016 on track to be the hottest year on record, it also means protecting your skin from harmful UV rays. Data from NASA reports that each consecutive month in 2016 has been the hottest month, respectively, since the commencement of temperature recording in 1880.

National Cancer Moonshot Initiative

National Cancer Moonshot Initiative: An Open Letter and Video From United Patients Group and the Medical Cannabis Community to VP Biden

As Vice President Joe Biden prepares to host the “National Cancer Moonshot Summit” this week, and the deadline to invite researchers and the general public to submit their best ideas for accelerating cancer research draws near (July 1), we at United Patients Group want to ensure that medical cannabis is given a seat at the table via supported research and inclusion within formal clinical trials to more fully explore its potential as a viable and multi-faceted cancer treatment.