The Australian Government's criminal negligence in the design and administration of its medical cannabis access scheme killed hundreds of older Australians last year. It is killing hundreds more this year. It will continue killing Australians until Australia's voters compel Australia's politicians, bureaucrats, and government agencies to make it easy for every Australian GP to prescribe medical cannabis, every Australian pharmacist to stock it, and every suffering Australian to get it.
A new path to medical cannabis — the "Thailand Twist" — may relieve the suffering of millions of Australians with chronic pain. According to a recent report from Deloitte, 3.24 million Australians suffer from chronic pain. In a recent survey of chronic pain sufferers by Pain Australia, 85% indicated that they wanted to explore the… Continue reading “Thailand Twist” Relieves Aussies’ Pain
I applaud the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP), launched by in late 2011 by IRRI and UNEP, for reaching critical mass, with its Standard on Sustainable Rice Cultivation becoming the de facto standard for rice production in the developing world. SRP Mission: To promote resource efficiency and sustainability in the global rice sector through an alliance… Continue reading Sustainable Cannabis Platform™
The medical conditions for which Thai doctors may prescribe medical cannabis.
The report, "Fair(er) Trade Options for the Cannabis Market," was just released today (21st March) by Cannabis Innovate. Its recommendations line up perfectly with those proposed by TCC in its strategic blueprint for Thailand's cannabis industry, "Cannabis: Thinking Big and Moving Fast." TCC will post a Thai translation of this report here when it becomes… Continue reading Fair(er) Trade Options for the Cannabis Market