A new study conducted by researchers at The University of New Mexico, involving medical cannabis and prescription opioid use among chronic pain patients, found a distinct connection between having the legal ability to use cannabis and significant reductions in opioid use. The study titled, “Associations between Medical Cannabis and Prescription Opioid Use in Chronic Pain […]

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OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov. 16, 2017) – Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. (“Tetra” or the “Company“) (TSX VENTURE:TBP)(OTCQB:TBPMF), a global leader in cannabinoid-based drug development and discovery, today announced that Rx Princeps™, unique blend of dried medical cannabis used in its PPP001 clinical trials, is now available through licensed producer Aphria Inc. (“Aphria”) under Access to Cannabis […]

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Cannabis does not become any more rewarding when combined with tobacco, according to new research published in the journal Psychopharmacology. “Cannabis and tobacco are two of the world’s most commonly used drugs, and around the world they are also used together in the same product (“joint”, “spliff”) but when we consider the use of cannabis, we […]

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Robert Pederson, 73, of New York, N.Y., was arrested for cannabis trafficking at 2:14 p.m. Nov. 13 on Interstate 80 in the area of mile post 56 in Bureau County. An Illinois State Police trooper on patrol in Bureau County made a traffic stop on a black 2016 Infinity SUV. During the course of the […]

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MMJ BioScience, an affiliate of medical cannabis research company MMJ International Holdings, has hired a principal investigator to lead clinical trials exploring potential therapeutic applications of cannabinoids in progressive multiple sclerosis (MS). Dr. Bianca Weinstock-Guttman, a neurology professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo, is executive director of the New York State Multiple Sclerosis […]

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Trending News: Using Marijuana To Be More Creative? You Might Have It Backwards Long Story Short Yes, marijuana is associated with increased creativity. But it’s not as simple as you think. Long Story Marijuana has long been associated with creativity. And if you’ve worked in the creative industries you’ve probably witnessed its apparent effects. Your […]

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Glass containers display varieties of marijuana for sale on shelves at the Station, a retail and medical cannabis dispensary, in Boulder, Colo. (AP) A case report about the seizure and death of an 11-month old after exposure to cannabis has prompted headlines about “the first marijuana overdose death” this week. Except that’s not what the doctors […]

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The Bureau of Cannabis Control has released Emergency Regulations including a common sense rule change that provides relief for potentially hundreds of hash oil extraction cases with patients facing years in prison for using alcohol to make concentrates. Ethanol and CO2 extraction are officially non-volatile processes. “These regulations have provided the clarification we sought regarding […]

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