January 2018

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — An economic consulting group supports measures that would provide more medical marijuana businesses to women and minority owners. The consulting firm National Economic Research Associates released its 2017 Business Disparities in the Maryland Market Area report Wednesday. They concluded there are adverse economic disparities for women and minority business owners in the […]

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Cannabis users performed better than those who never tried cannabis in a recent study that tested participants’ working memory. “Although some suggest cannabis use during adolescence may have long-term consequences on brain development, the supporting science is ambiguous, with some studies suggesting negative outcomes and others suggesting no effect at all,” explained study author Brenden […]

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In the 1930s, parents across the U.S. were panicked. A new documentary, “Reefer Madness,” suggested that evil marijuana dealers lurked in public schools, waiting to entice their children into a life of crime and degeneracy. The documentary captured the essence of the anti-marijuana campaign started by Harry Anslinger, a government employee eager to make a […]

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Scientists in Israel are conducting open clinical trials utilizing whole plant cannabis in search of an autism spectrum disorder treatment after stumbling upon a tremendous observation in an unrelated study. Bonni Goldstein M.D., resident Marijuana.com medical expert and published author, said the early evidence shows autism is a result of genetic mutations and a deficit […]

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After years of successive failures, backers of medical cannabis in Tennessee are taking a new tack — keeping the ban on smoking it. Two Republican lawmakers say they’re introducing a measure that would legalize oil-based marijuana products for patients with certain health conditions. But the dried plant, edibles and marijuana cigarettes would remain illegal. Backers call […]

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Dear Stoner: I bought what I thought was cannabis oil from a doctor, but I was sent hemp oil. I told him I needed it for depression and anxiety. Did he scam me, or am I the ignorant one?Marietta Dear Marietta: Asking your doctor about medical marijuana is highly beneficial if you’re lucky enough to […]

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MyDx Engages Leading Israeli Hospital to Validate its Pain Management Formula MyDx’s Biopharmaceutical Division, which is focused on identifying green Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (gAPITM), will conduct a randomized and placebo-controlled trial to estimate the efficacy of MyDx’s proprietary formulas on patients suffering from chronic Low Back Pain as a Primary indication.  The trial will also […]

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MyDx, Inc., a science and technology company and creator of MyDx (My Diagnostic),  announced a definitive agreement and statement of work with a contract research organization to commence clinical trials in Israel on its proprietary pain management formula that was derived from 50,000+ pre-clinical, crowd-sourced physiological data-points tracked by MyDx’s Handheld Cannabis Tester and associated […]

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Oil production has been big business in Saint John since the 1960s. Cannabis oil, however? That’s a new one. Made-in-Saint John oil products could be destined for international markets as soon as this spring, according to Lorne Abony, the CEO of Toronto-based Nuuvera Corp. Earlier this month, the company announced it will open a 25,000-square […]

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SAN DIEGO, Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – MyDx, Inc. (OTCQB: MYDX), a science and technology company and creator of MyDx® (My Diagnostic), the first multi-use handheld chemical analyzer designed for Cannabis professionals and retail consumers to understand the chemical profile of cannabis with how it makes them feel and which ailments it alleviates, today announced a definitive […]

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As timberland converts to cannabis, spotted owls and barred owls test positive for rat poison. Wildlife species are being exposed to high levels of rat poison in northwest California, with illegal marijuana farms the most likely source point, according to a study led by the University of California, Davis, with the California Academy of Sciences. […]

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