CCN LIVE Episode #55 – Original Air Date: March 30 2012
Watch Cannabis Culture News LIVE for the latest news and views on pot politics and the marijuana community. In this episode: Doctors and marijuana – featuring former heart surgeon Dr. David Allen.
CC Editor Jeremiah Vandermeer talks to Dr. David Allen, a former heart surgeon from California who says eating a cannabis bud a day will keep a stroke away. Watch a recent video of Dr. Allen on FOX News.
Also on the show: Canada’s Global News is reporting (here and here) on elements of Health Canada’s medical system that make it possible for doctors to charge medical marijuana patients for filling out paperwork. Two people featured in the news story say they were misrepresented by Global and claim the piece doesn’t tell the whole story. Lawyer Ron Marzel and medical marijuana patient/activist Melanhead join CCN LIVE to discuss the details.