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Permanent medical cannabis delivery service to be established for Irish patients
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Permanent medical cannabis delivery service to be established for Irish patients

Dec 14th 2020, 6:20 AM 15,602 Views 31 Comments

The temporary service that was set up in April will now be made permanent.

Confused about CBD? Here's what you need to know about Ireland and the cannabis-based remedy
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# Green Street

Confused about CBD? Here's what you need to know about Ireland and the cannabis-based remedy

Jul 21st 2018, 10:01 PM 221,101 Views 81 Comments

It is not a registered medicine here but it is widely on sale. How is that possible?

'We want our rights': Vera Twomey makes passionate call for legislation on medical cannabis
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'We want our rights': Vera Twomey makes passionate call for legislation on medical cannabis

Apr 16th 2018, 5:23 PM 22,045 Views 39 Comments

Twomey’s passionate speech directly called on the Taoiseach for action.

Vera Twomey stopped at Dublin Airport attempting to bring medicinal cannabis into the country
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Vera Twomey stopped at Dublin Airport attempting to bring medicinal cannabis into the country

Apr 21st 2017, 3:32 PM 50,798 Views 208 Comments

Twomey said she declared the medication and it was confiscated by customs officials.

'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness
# Fibromyalgia
# Fibromyalgia

'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness

Apr 17th 2017, 10:00 PM 43,665 Views 47 Comments

Jo Allen has a chronic pain condition and has been getting some relief from cannabis-derived medicine.

'HPRA guidance is biased. It didn't use expert advisors with practical experience of cannabis'
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

'HPRA guidance is biased. It didn't use expert advisors with practical experience of cannabis'

Apr 5th 2017, 7:30 PM 1,332 Views 102 Comments

The government position of claiming concern for safety with unnecessary delays requires a public protest, write Gino Kenny TD and Dr Peadar O’Grady.

Medical cannabis: 'My dad was able to relax, sleep, laugh, and breathe a bit easier'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Medical cannabis: 'My dad was able to relax, sleep, laugh, and breathe a bit easier'

Apr 4th 2017, 6:30 AM 1,237 Views 64 Comments

It’s awful to see the Minister for Health dragging his feet when people are suffering, writes Roderick Campbell.

Vera Twomey to march in Cork as Ava's ear infection brings on seizure
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Vera Twomey to march in Cork as Ava's ear infection brings on seizure

Mar 25th 2017, 7:30 AM 12,554 Views 47 Comments

Today’s march in Macroom is ahead of a larger one in Dublin on Wednesday.

'I'm done for, because I can't get that for Ava': Vera Twomey makes heartfelt plea in radio interview
# Medicinal Cannabis
# Medicinal Cannabis

'I'm done for, because I can't get that for Ava': Vera Twomey makes heartfelt plea in radio interview

Feb 23rd 2017, 6:18 PM 26,312 Views 71 Comments

Vera Twomey met with Health Minister Simon Harris today.

Mother releases harrowing video of daughter suffering seizures in bid to access medication
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Mother releases harrowing video of daughter suffering seizures in bid to access medication

Feb 21st 2017, 6:57 PM 24,043 Views 46 Comments

Vera Twomey is calling for her daughter to be given access to potentially life-changing medication.

Toddler becomes first Irish person granted licence for medical cannabis
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# Tristan Forde

Toddler becomes first Irish person granted licence for medical cannabis

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:22 PM 25,297 Views 17 Comments

The two-year-old and his mother Yvonne spent a year in Colorado so he could access cannabis oil.

TDs will consider a petition to legalise cannabis today
# Joint Committee
# Joint Committee

TDs will consider a petition to legalise cannabis today

Mar 12th 2014, 6:30 AM 14,535 Views 121 Comments

The panel of Oireachtas members will also consider claims that Clare County Council is erecting road signage that’s harming local tourism businesses.

Israel pushing ahead in medical marijuana industry
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Israel pushing ahead in medical marijuana industry

Nov 3rd 2012, 12:35 PM 21,651 Views 59 Comments

The medical cannabis industry is expanding in Israel – fuelled by medical research, government encouragement, and liberal religious and secular attitudes.