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OC JEMM • VOL 1 NO 5 -JULY 2010 • PAGE 5 THE ORANGE COUNTY JOURNAL FOR EDUCATION ON MEDICAL MARIJUANA SANTA ANA OFFICE: 3 19 W. PENDLETON #A SANTA ANA, CA 92 0 1 -2 1-2 00 FULLERTON OFFICE: 515 W. VALENCIA #F FULLERTON, CA 92802 1 -52 -0 0 L.A. OFFICE: 5552 HOLLYWOOD BLVD L.A., CA 90028 323-1-00 EMAIL: WEBMASTER@ LAJEMM.COM S T A F F -------------PUBLISHER EDITOR Ruben MacBlue . VICE PRESIDENT Russ Rodriguez ADVERTISING Russ Rodriguez Andy Weed Elaine Washington · OC MANAGER Tamara Hajjar · STAFF WRITERS Steve Baker Ed Chew . PHOTOS Richard Eastman Steve Baker . LAYOUT Ruben MacBlue Thomas Jefferson . ACCOUNTANT Lee Forefather . BOOKEEPER Tatiyana Pinashina . PROJECT MANAGER Ronnald Felix t H e o r a N g e c o u N t y JOurnaL f O r e d u C a t i O n O n MediCaL MariJuana V O l 1 n O 5 J U l y 2 0 1 0 oraNge couNty NorMl Is worKINg Hard to get tHeIr Message out . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 HaPPy 7 year aNNIVersary oraNge couNty NorMl . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 IMPleMeNt MedIcal MarIJuaNa PrograM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 tHe MaNy ways to grow MedIcal MarIJuaNa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 cHroNIc PaIN treatMeNt aNd MaNageMeNt wItH MedIcal MarIJuaNa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 HyPerteNsIoN aNd HIgH Blood Pressure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 MMJ store IN ProVIdeNce would grow, PacKage & sell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 MedIcal MarIJuaNa wIll ease sufferINg . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 rHeuMatoId artHrItIs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 gastroINtestINal dIsorders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 alterNatIVe treatMeNt for aNXIety; caNNaBIs (MarIJuaNa) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 forMer talK sHow Host MoNtel wIllIaMs says treatMeNt HelPs HIs Ms . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 oraNge couNty NorMl caNNaBIs freedoM rally, laguNa BeacH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 -20 MedIcal-MarIJuaNa: PatIeNts clouded IN coNtroVersy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 tHe BraIN’s caNNaBINoId systeM ‘Mellows’ seIZures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 leNo decrIMINalIZatIoN BIll Passes PuBlIc safety coMMIttee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 BlacKs, latINos arrested dIsProPortIoNately for MarIJuaNa PossessIoN . . . . . . . . . . 22 oregoN PHarMacy Board says caNNaBIs Is MedIcINe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 NaacP sIgNs oNto MarIJuaNa legalIZatIoN Measure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 oraNge couNty attractIoNs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 caNNaBIs aNd tHe BraIN: a user’s guIde. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 BrItaIN aPProVes lIQuId MarIJuaNa as PrescrIPtIoN MedIcINe. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 BrItIsH MedIcal JourNal ProNouNces MarIJuaNa safer tHaN alcoHol, toBacco . . . . . 27 PatIeNts call oN goVerNor to INclude MedIcal MarIJuaNa IN Budget . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 aPPellate court sIdes wItH terMINally-Ill MedIcal MarIJuaNa PatIeNt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 laguNa BeacH caleNdar of eVeNts & coNcerts -July tHru august . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 tHe us drug war “Has faIled to Meet aNy of Its goals” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 ‘oNe JoINt cHaNged My lIfe’. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 resolutIoN oN MedIcal MarIJuaNa By tHe aMerIcaN PuBlIc HealtH assocIatIoN . . . . . . 31 o.c. MedIcal MarIJuaNa collectIVes caregIVer guIde . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 cItIes eye taXes oN MarIJuaNa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

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