Grower Scott Lee tends to young marijuana plants at Verde Natural’s grow facility. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) Marijuana workers generally aren’t worried about the safety of their jobs selling joints, cultivating plants and testing edibles, according to a new study from Colorado researchers. However, nearly a quarter (23 percent) of those working at Colorado’s cannabis companies never […]

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U.S. military veterans who suffer from PTSD are taking part in a study to determine marijuana’s ability to treat the condition. A California-based nonprofit research organization named the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) will test 76 individuals during the course of its historic clinical trial. The organization, which is funded by a $2 million […]

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The first-ever clinical study of smoked cannabis for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder took place in Phoenix this week, making medical-marijuana history. Many more volunteers are needed, says the nonprofit medical-research group leading the study. The California-based Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), founded in 1986, is conducting the study with the help of a […]

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Company Overview Aurora Cannabis Inc. (OTCQB:ACBFF) is engaged in the production and sale of medical cannabis. The Company is engaged in the business of producing and distributing medical marijuana pursuant to the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR). The Company’s product types include Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), Cannabidiole (CBD), indica, sativa and hybrid. Its product […]

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Company Overview Aurora Cannabis Inc. (OTCQB:ACBFF) is engaged in the production and sale of medical cannabis. The Company is engaged in the business of producing and distributing medical marijuana pursuant to the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR). The Company’s product types include Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), Cannabidiole (CBD), indica, sativa and hybrid. Its product […]

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There’s insufficient to no evidence that marijuana is an effective treatment for cancer. That’s what the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine said in a comprehensive report on the health effects of marijuana in January. But this report’s conclusion might already be in question. GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:GWPH) recently announced encouraging results from a mid-stage clinical study […]

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AUGUSTA, Ga, (WJBF) – A cannabis oil study at Augusta University shows promise in the fight against childhood epilepsy.  9-year-old Preston Weaver is one of about 50 patients showing positive responses to a new treatment not yet approved by the Food and Drug Administration. With an unresponsive 7-year-old boy, Valerie McCormick took a chance on a cannabidiol […]

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United Cannabis Corp (OTCMKTS:CNAB) is a penny play in the cannabis space that has finally started move higher again. The catalysts driving the move can be attributed to CNAB securing strong capital resources and a series of key partnership arrangements that had us quite bullish on the name to start the year. The most recent catalyst […]

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A new study looking at how Canadians use cannabis is being launched by the B.C. Centre on Substance Use. “The major goal is to understand better why Canadians use cannabis, what are their motivations, and what are the possible harms and benefits,” M-J Milloy, a University of B.C. assistant professor and research scientist at the […]

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