Marijuana vending machines are now supplying medical marijuana patients with a more convenient way to access their medication and treat their pain.
The Origin Story of Marijuana Vending Machines
Chuck Varabioff started off as a vending machine businessman in Canada. After helping his friend who was fighting terminal cancer he realized that he could possibly combine his business acumen and the demand for medicinal marijuana and possibly save more lives.
Cannabis therapy is safe and effective among elderly patients diagnosed with chronic pain, according to clinical data published online ahead of print in the European Journal of Internal Medicine.
Researchers from Hebrew University and the Ben Gurion University of Negrev in Israel assessed the use of therapeutic cannabis over a period of six months in a cohort of 1,186 patients above 65 years of age. The majority of patients enrolled in the trial suffered from pain or cancer. Under an Israeli federal program, over 32,000 citizens are licensed to utilize cannabis therapy.