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#medical cannabis

# medical-cannabis - Monday 14 December, 2020

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 15,590 Views 31 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Confused about CBD? Here's what you need to know about Ireland and the cannabis-based remedy
# Green Street
# 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 220,581 Views 80 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Monday 16 April, 2018

'We want our rights': Vera Twomey makes passionate call for legislation on medical cannabis
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# People Of The Year Awards

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

Apr 16th 2018, 5:23 PM 22,023 Views 39 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Friday 21 April, 2017

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 50,772 Views 208 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Monday 17 April, 2017

'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 43,624 Views 47 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

'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 1,326 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 - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

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 1,227 Views 64 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Saturday 25 March, 2017

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 12,544 Views 47 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'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 26,272 Views 71 Comments

Vera Twomey met with Health Minister Simon Harris today.

# medical-cannabis - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

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 23,968 Views 45 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Friday 23 December, 2016

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

Toddler becomes first Irish person granted licence for medical cannabis

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:22 PM 25,270 Views 17 Comments

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

# medical-cannabis - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

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 14,524 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.

# medical-cannabis - Saturday 3 November, 2012

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

Israel pushing ahead in medical marijuana industry

Nov 3rd 2012, 12:35 PM 21,646 Views 59 Comments

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