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Anxiety added to Pennsylvania’s list of qualifying conditions for medical cannabis

Anxiety added to Pennsylvania’s list of qualifying conditions for medical cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 27, 2019

Pennsylvanians who endure persistent anxiety are now officially eligible to receive medical cannabis as a treatment. The state's list of qualifying conditions has also been expanded to include Tourette's syndrome.  Lawmakers made the decision during the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Advisory Board ...

Pennsylvania medical cannabis sales total $132 million in first year of legalization

Pennsylvania medical cannabis sales total $132 million in first year of legalization

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 28, 2019

During Pennsylvania's first year of legal medical cannabis sales, state residents forked out $132 million on medicinal-grade weed. This is based on data revealed by the governor's office. According to officials, as many as 83,000 people bought medical cannabis in Pennsylvania within the first year of med...

Pennsylvania’s medical cannabis program