Medical Marijuana Inc.'s HempMedsPX Represents Award Winner for Hemp-Based Cannabidiol (CBD) Product With Highest CBD

Medical Marijuana Inc.'s HempMedsPX Represents Award Winner for Hemp-Based
Cannabidiol (CBD) Product With Highest CBD Concentrate

CBD Rich Hemp Oil Recognized by Michigan Medical Marijuana Conference

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC
Pink:MJNA) is pleased to inform shareholders and the general public that
HempMedsPX – a corporate portfolio company of Medical Marijuana, Inc. and the
exclusive master distributor and contracted marketing company for CannaVest
Corp. and Medical Marijuana, Inc. – is honored to announce that HempMedsPX™
represented the Michigan Medical Marijuana Conference "Green Cup" judging
contest award winner held in Traverse City. The CBD rich hemp-based oil was
recognized with the Highest Concentrate award. This is the second consecutive
major industry accolade HempMedsPX™ represented in this category. HempMedsPX™
also represented the 2013 High Times Cannabis Cup award winner for Highest CBD

"It is always a pleasure to associate with the cannabidiol friendly community
of Michigan and an honor to represent the Michigan Medical Marijuana
Conference's award winner for Highest CBD Concentrate.To say that we are
thrilled at the industry's overwhelming response of record high levels of CBD
concentration in the products that HempMedsPX's markets would be an
understatement.As a legal alternative with no psychoactive effects, we look
forward to working with local dispensaries, non-dispensary outlets and care
givers to provide some of the best CBD products available," said Charles Vest,
VP of Communications for HempMedsPX.

These innovative products are available to people and pets in more than 40
countries and can be purchased directly at:


Real Scientific Hemp Oil

These CBD products will be seen much more frequently in upcoming documentaries
and in the news. The company was also recently featured by top ranked Hispanic
news broadcast Univision and on Fox News' Geraldo at
Large program.HempMedsPX's™ innovative CBD products will be showcased by the
BBC to worldwide viewers in a future broadcast.

About HempMedsPX

HempMedsPX offers mainstream marketing, sales, customer service, and logistics
for the cannabis industry. HempMedsPX is a corporate portfolio company of
Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) and the exclusive master distributor
and contracted marketing company for CannaVest Corp. (OTC:CANV) and Medical
Marijuana Inc. In addition to handling sales and distribution, HempMedsPX is
the communication hub for the Medical Marijuana Inc. portfolio of companies.

About Medical Marijuana, Inc.

Our mission is to be the premier cannabis and hemp industry innovators,
leveraging our team of professionals to source, evaluate and purchase
value-added companies and products, while allowing them to keep their
integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. We strive to create awareness within our
industry, develop environmentally-friendly, economically sustainable
businesses, while increasing shareholder value. For more information, please
visit the company's website at:

About CannaVest Corp.

CannaVest Corp. is in the business of investing and developing hemp-based
cannabinoid companies. CannaVest Corp. also develops, produces, markets and
sells end-consumer products to the nutraceutical industry containing the hemp
plant extract, cannabidiol (CBD). Additionally, the company resells—to third
parties—raw product acquired by CannaVest Corp. pursuant to the company's
supply relationships in Europe. CannaVest Corp. seeks to take advantage of an
emerging worldwide trend to re-energize the production of industrial hemp and
to foster its many uses for consumers. Cannabinoids (cannabidiol/CBD) are
natural constituents of the hemp plant, and CBD is derived from hemp stalk and
seed. Additional information is available from or by visiting


These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to
diagnose, treat or cure any disease.


This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements and
information, as defined within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities
Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and is
subject to the Safe Harbor created by those sections. This material contains
statements about expected future events and/or financial results that are
forward-looking in nature and subject to risks and uncertainties. Such
forward-looking statements by definition involve risks, uncertainties and
other factors, which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements
of Medical Marijuana, Inc. to be materially different from the statements made


Medical Marijuana, Inc., CannaVest Corp., and HempMedsPX do not sell or
distribute any products that are in violation of the United States Controlled
Substances Act (US.CSA). These companies do grow, sell and distribute
hemp-based products and are involved with Federally Legal Distribution of
Medical Marijuana-based products within certain international markets.

CONTACT: For further information, please contact:
         Investor relations contact:
         Stuart T. Smith
         SmallCapVoice.Com, Inc.
         P. 512-267-2430
         Corporate Contact:
         Medical Marijuana, Inc.
         Toll Free: 888-OTC-MJNA (888-682-6562)
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