Massachusetts Medical Society

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Will Mass ban medibles?

"Medibles" are medical-marijuana edibles — foods that can come in any number of forms, from candies, cookies, brownies, and lollipops to lasagna, soup, and tea.
Burning Questions
By VALERIE VANDE PANNE  |  March 15, 2013

Smoke signals

The Massachusetts Medical Society's strident opposition to medical marijuana helped prevent passage in the legislature, but could not defeat the ballot initiative.
Talking Politics
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  December 14, 2012

Your health is in their hands

Depending on which numbers you believe, somewhere between 500,000 and 750,000 massachusetts residents have no health insurance.
Can the young pups and the working-screwed be saved by health-care-reform special interests?  
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  March 16, 2006