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December 30, 2022 0 Comments

2022 saw exciting changes to Louisiana’s medical marijuana program. The biggest change was the addition of ‘flower’ to the products available for patients who are approved for medical marijuana! The Healing Clinics, LLC is so grateful to all of our supporters and patients for making 2022 successful! As a result, we passed on the savings […]

December 22, 2022 0 Comments

Employee protection on the private level is a hotly debated topic and an issue that needs to be addressed by the Louisiana legislature. On Thursday, December 15th, the Employment and Medical Marijuana Task Force submitted their recommendations to the Louisiana Legislature for consideration. The group has spent months debating policy concerning private employees who are […]

December 8, 2022 0 Comments

We informed you in an earlier post about the task force established to assemble draft legislation regarding the protection of workers who are participants in the Louisiana medical marijuana program. The panel has less than three weeks left to complete their work in order to meet a Dec. 21st deadline for submission to state lawmakers. […]

November 10, 2022 0 Comments

With five more states on the ballot to legalize marijuana, more stories are being published about marijuana consumption than ever. Just to keep things in the arena of fact and far away from fiction, here are some headlines and the fact-check to keep things on track. ARTICLE 1: Canadian Pediatrician says weed killed a young […]

November 3, 2022 0 Comments

Employment and medical marijuana in Louisiana If job security is a reason you haven’t signed up for medical marijuana, the state is moving towards legal protection for physician-recommended marijuana in the state of Louisiana. The Louisiana Employment and Medical Marijuana Task Force met on Tuesday, October 18th, in just one of a series of meetings […]

October 11, 2022 0 Comments

by Jane Bowlin-Burt The media blew up last week with news that President Joe Biden had finally made a move on the marijuana front. The announcement stated that the President had “prioritized” marijuana on a federal level and stated his “three-step plan.” First, he is intending to pardon all prior Federal offenses of simple possession […]

October 9, 2022 0 Comments

People who are interested in using medical marijuana to treat chronic conditions have a lot of questions. The United States spent the years between 1937 and 1996 hammering into the heads of Americans what a frightening and dangerous drug marijuana was. It wasn’t until 1996, when California legalized marijuana that it finally started down the […]

September 29, 2022 0 Comments

There are a lot of good things happening with the Louisiana medical marijuana program. The Legislature listened to patient input and made a comprehensive overhaul of the medical marijuana laws to address many of the known problems holding back the program and limiting patient access. Patients will have greater access to healthcare providers through the […]

September 15, 2022 0 Comments

Marijuana, cannabis, CBD, and hemp are terms that are often used interchangeably. However, though similar, they mean different things. The basic difference between marijuana, CBD, and hemp is the amount of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) each contains. THC is the cannabinoid or component that gives marijuana its psychoactive component. What is marijuana? Marijuana is the plant under […]

September 6, 2022 0 Comments

Cannabis concentrate, also called marijuana concentrate, marijuana extract, or cannabis extract is a tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) concentrated mass. Cannabis concentrates contain high THC levels that range from 40% to over 90%. This is stronger in THC content than high-grade marijuana, which normally measures around 20% THC levels. You might find legally produced concentrates for sale in states […]

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