United Patients Group, the leading medical cannabis information and education site is dedicated to providing the most professional and safe resource for Medical Cannabis information.
Whether you have Cancer, Chronic Pain, MS, Arthritis or Anxiety, we are committed to helping you navigate this ever changing industry. Do you need information about Cannabis and its effects on a specific disease? Do you need a Doctor? Perhaps you just want to know how and where to obtain a medical cannabis recommendation.
Physicians can now learn about Medical Cannabis through our online CME courses in Cannabinoid Therapeutics.
Medical Cannabis: The Science. The Truth. Saturday May 21st and Sunday May 22nd Dominican University of California
So proud of my father-in-law Stan Rutner. He was finally able to tell the world his amazing SUCCESS story! From 10 days to live to CANCER FREE…thanks to Cannabis Oil.
It is well established that medical cannabis has been a successful treatment in the battle against cancer and dozens of other health conditions and diseases.
One’s biography may be considered the writing of one’s history.
It’s a new year and with it comes new beginnings, new goals...
With the current information age, it is very easy to find dosing information for any drug online.
The arrival of the New Year brings with it habits and holiday happenings that risk anxiety, loneliness, or outright depression.
As 2015 comes to a close, we at United Patients Group reflected on a year that was both remarkable and paradigm-shifting in the cannabis industry.
Holidays can be a time we look forward to or dread.
It’s hard to believe that 2015 is about to come to a close.
In the wake of unspeakable tragedies like the recent terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino...
It’s that time of year again when nearly 100 million Americans are expected to travel for the holidays.
This has been such an incredible year of growth and change for us here at United Patients Group.
Getting proper healthcare to patients who are in isolated areas,
On November 14th, we celebrate the life of our brave four-year-old boy Cash “Cashy” Hyde...
We’ve often talked about the much-hyped use of high-CBD oil to treat children with Dravet syndrome...
As the school year gets underway, many children, teens, and college students will struggle with sitting in class and paying attention.
Whether you smoke it, eat it, vaporize it, or ingest it as an oil, the medicinal cannabis you put in your body contains many chemicals that work together to make you feel better.
The use of cannabis extract medicine to treat children for cancer and epilepsy has been growing rapidly
With 23 states and the District of Columbia now allowing medical cannabis use, more and more patients are looking to cannabis as a treatment option.
Many families are discovering the benefits of using medical cannabis to treat childhood illnesses including cancer, epilepsy...
When California passed the country’s first medical marijuana law in 1996, the response was a resounding, “But of course, it’s California.”
Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease in which your body can’t tell the difference between viruses, germs and bacteria and your body’s own healthy tissue.
Women of a certain age are all too familiar with the symptoms of menopause.
While smoking is unlikely the optimal delivery method for cannabis in athletes, the use of cannabis can have...
Today marks yet another milestone for my father Stan Rutner – sometimes referred to as “The Miracle Man”.
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
In every state, except Arizona, Delaware, and most recently Minnesota, the law allows a private employer to fire...
The idea behind cannabis testing is to keep patients safe from contaminants.
We have received many calls from patients asking for information and advice about the use of bee venom therapy
Research conducted earlier this year quantifying the risk of death associated with the use...
Hemp is a remarkable plant that humans have used for thousands of years for everything from manufacturing to munchies to moisturizer to medicine.
The continued failure of the federal government to recognize the medicinal benefits of cannabis has created a refugee crisis.
Cannabis has been gaining momentum as a viable and safe medical treatment over the last several years.
As we’ve discussed many times before, medical marijuana laws vary widely state by state.
The lead-up to the 2016 primaries is in full swing...
Breast cancer a major health issue...
In order to understand what salicinium does, you need to know how cancer cells operate.
Here at United Patients Group, we are always searching for alternative treatments that can augment or supplement mainstream cancer treatments.
Chinese researchers tested ten essential oils against three kinds of tumors. The results were surprising: essential oils naturally fight cancer.
Through United Patients Group's "virtual hand", we are proud to present another one of our success stories...
Many medical cannabis patients take an overly aggressive approach to treatment.
Political polarization has been a major obstacle to Congress getting anything done for years now.
At UPG, we get a lot of questions about diets and how they could benefit people living with serious ailments.
Slowly cooking bones creates a rich broth full of essential nutrients, vitamins, and minerals that nourish the body...
Ongoing research is proving cannabis-based medications effective for safely treating a wide spectrum of medical conditions.
They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but there’s not a lot of harm if you do—maybe you buy a boring book.
Although obesity is more prevalent in some demographics, it is lower in others—including regular users of cannabis.
Suppositories are often the butt of many jokes and puns, but rectal administration of marijuana has many advantages.
In the United States, (MRSA) kills about 18,000 of the 94,000 people it infects each year.
As we prepare to end the year, many people are thinking about which healthy changes they want to make in the new year.
We are thrilled to announce that United Patients Group is now offering online courses on a number of medical-cannabis-related topics.
The holiday season is supposed to be full of glad tidings and good cheer, but for many people dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
The holiday season can be stressful for everyone.
We wish to thank everyone who attended our first cannabis patient conference, Medical Cannabis: The Science Behind the Hype.
Medical Cannabis Conference
Unlike cannabinoids, terpenes are found in many plants; they’re the chemicals that give a plant its aroma and flavor.
Fact: medical cannabis saves lives.
We are often asked what we do for patients here at United Patients Group.
When you smoke or vaporize your medical cannabis, you inhale cannabinoids like which move through the lung’s alveoli into your bloodstream.
The estimated five million Americans coping with fibromyalgia are not use to hearing good news.
When we talk about the benefits of medical cannabis, we tend to focus on physical disorders: cancer, glaucoma, multiple sclerosis, etc.
The federal government is allowing sick people to die when it knows that cannabis could save them.
To say, “We have won once the Country decriminalizes cannabis,” would be to neglect her greater call.
You may have heard that your skin is your largest organ, and this is true.
Right now, you probably own a box of a substance that can clean teeth, de-stink a refrigerator and extinguish fires: baking soda
With 44% of men and 39% of women now being diagnosed with cancer, it has become more important than ever...
How many nicknames does one plant need? Apparently quite a few if you’re talking about Nigella Sativa.
“If I’m in a state where medical (or recreational) cannabis is legal, does that mean employers can’t discriminate if I show up positive for THC on a drug test?”
Global political and business leaders are talking seriously about ending marijuana prohibition everywhere from D.C. to Davos.
California has been a refuge for cannabis patients for eighteen years.
Most people associate frankincense with the story of the three wise men who visited the baby Jesus in Bethlehem.
The NorCal medical cannabis community is abuzz with juicing the cannabis plant.
Here at United Patients Group, we’re always on the lookout for natural alternatives.
Coconut oil has been growing in popularity among various groups of people for a while now.
You’ve heard us go on and on about the amazing health benefits of cannabis...
Word is out about the benefits of high-CBD medical cannabis.
One question I come across often is “Should I tell my doctor?” My answer-it depends.
When one of America’s most trusted and prominent doctors changed his stance in favor of marijuana last month, we at United Patients Group did a collective back-flip.
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Marijuana has been stereotypically associated with a younger crowd. But as the number of our once youthful (and now aging) Baby Boomers...
Ronald Reagan passed an Executive Order in 1986 that mandated federal workers be drug-free on and off the job.
Vitamin D regulates the flow of calcium into the bloodstream and is essential for normal bone development.
Prescription drugs kill about 100,000 people in the world each year.
My husband and I are no strangers to Cancer. Chemotherapy cured him of Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 20 years ago and I am still clear of Breast Cancer...
Dosage is essential. A proper dose means safe medicine, a bad dose means discomfort and danger. Fortunately, cannabis is remarkably safe...
United Patients Group is happy to be here for all types of patients. One of our patients Alexis, has shared her struggle with Late Stage Lyme Disease. This is her story…
Juicing is the latest manifestation of a centuries-old health practice. And in this new age of...
Despite society’s latest increase in approval over marijuana usage, stereotyping of marijuana users still exists. Today, we encourage dispelling that habit.
Since the November election, we have been keeping a close eye on the legal status of medical and recreational-use marijuana.
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Medical Cannabis - The Science. The Truth
Saturday May 21st and Sunday May 22nd
Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA
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