MEDICAL MARIJUANA

Weed

Cannabis Users Might Need More Anesthesia in Medical Procedures

They needed 14 percent more fentanyl and 220.5 percent more propofol during procedures like endoscopies or colonoscopies.
Shayla Love
4.15.19
Cannabis

The Underground Marijuana Doctors of Texas

When patients are desperate for cannabis, they turn to a married couple who have quietly built an illegal business.
Brendan Bures
3.19.19
MARIJUANA

The Battle for Legal Medical Marijuana Hits Malaysia

A landmark decision legalizing medical weed in Thailand has some other countries questioning whether they should follow suit.
VICE Staff
2.18.19
Autism

There’s a Movement to Legalize Weed Extracts for Kids With Autism

Parents are fighting for the right to use CBD oil for their children's symptoms.
Troy Farah
12.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch a Utah Lawmaker Try Weed for the First Time in a Parking Lot

Ahead of a vote to legalize medical weed in Utah, Jim Dabakis wanted to show his colleagues that getting stoned isn't that big of a deal.
Drew Schwartz
10.24.18
LEGAL WEED

Medical marijuana users are being shut out of public housing

While states legalize medical weed, it can still disqualify users for federal programs.
Emma Ockerman
9.10.18
MEDICAL MARIJUANA

Deep-red Oklahoma just passed a very progressive law legalizing medical weed

“Public support for medical marijuana access is non-partisan.”
David Gilbert
6.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

School Nurses Can Now Give Kids Medical Marijuana in Colorado

All they need is a note from the parents and principal.
River Donaghey
6.11.18
kratom

People Are Worried That the FDA Is Trying to Ban Kratom

The DEA proposed banning kratom in 2016 but backed off following massive public pressure. Instead, it asked the FDA to conduct a formal scientific evaluation.
Jesse Hicks
3.13.18
healthcare

Why Doesn’t Health Insurance Cover Medical Marijuana?

Twenty-nine states have legalized medical weed, after all.
Troy Farah
3.7.18
MEDICAL MARIJUANA

NBA players' union wants medical marijuana but is worried about Jeff Sessions

“If we do go down that road, we have to protect our players from — my words — a crazed attorney general," the executive director of the players' union said.
Josh Marcus
2.20.18
Rise Up

These Are the 5 States Most Likely to Legalize Weed in 2018

Jeff Sessions hates weed, but he can't stop these states from making it legal.
Katelyn Harrop
1.17.18
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