October 2017

New pre-clinical data shows that a low dose of a proprietary tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) drug candidate developed by Israel’s Therapix Biosciences significantly reversed age-related cognitive impairment in old mice. Therapix focuses on the development of cannabinoid-based drugs. The candidate dubbed THX-ULD01 is intended for the treatment of mild cognitive impairment (MCI). MCI is an intermediate stage […]

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DENVER — A ban on gummy bears and other edible marijuana products shaped like animals, people and fruit takes effect this month in Colorado — a change aimed at decreasing the likelihood small children will mistake them for a favorite treat. The switch is less dramatic for Colorado’s cannabis companies than adapting to last fall’s […]

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Six year old Jayla from Birmingham, who is the niece of Aston Villa striker Gabby Agbonlahor who suffers from a variety of ailments and has been regularly hit by seizures has seen her condition improve since she… … read more at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/video/news/video-1546895/Six-year-old-s-severe-condition-improved-cannabis-oil.html

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SASKATOON, Saskatchewan WATERLOO, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: CMED) (“CanniMed”) and Avaria Health Beauty Corp. (“Avaria”) today announced that they have signed a letter of intent for the distribution of topical medical cannabis products, product development and clinical research. The first phase of collaboration, upon signing of the definitive agreement, will launch by the end […]

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The parents of a young brain damaged girl who once faced regular seizures have credited cannabis oil with saving their daughter’s life. Six-year-old Jayla Agbonlahor, whose father Charisma is the brother of Aston Villa star Gabby, was rushed to hospital just days after her first birthday when she mysteriously stopped breathing. Doctors have been unable […]

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For all the fear-mongering and hand wringing from cannabis opponents over America’s moves towards legalization, states like Colorado, Washington and California have already shown that recreational pot shops don’t increase street violence or lead to hordes of middle school stoners. Still, no change the scale of cannabis reform goes off completely without a hitch, and […]

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A ban on gummy bears and other edible marijuana products shaped like animals, people and fruit takes effect this month in Colorado – a change aimed at decreasing the likelihood small children will mistake them for a favorite treat. The switch is less dramatic for Colorado’s cannabis companies than adapting to last fall’s rollout of […]

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Butane hash oil is a cannabis extract made using butane. Researchers have analyzed the chemical composition of the vapors released by butane hash oil – a cannabis extract commonly used in “dabbing,” or vaporizing – and found carcinogenic substances. In light of cannabis being legalized in several states across America, more and more people use […]

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The number of young people who believe they can easily access cannabis has plummeted since 2002, data published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs reveals. Researchers from Boston University, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of North Carolina and St. Louis University looked at trends on perceived cannabis access among […]

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