September 10, 2018

IMAGE: A new study demonstrates the effectiveness of medical cannabis on a wide range of health conditions. view more  Credit: University of New Mexico stock image Utilizing new mobile application technology, researchers at The University of New Mexico found that medical cannabis provides immediate symptom relief across dozens of health symptoms with relatively minimal negative side […]

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U.S. Senators Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Kamala Harris (D-California), members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, have sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions to follow up about delays in choosing new cannabis producers for research expansions that were mandated by President Obama more than two years ago, the Wall Street Journal reports. We write you to follow […]

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In two recent studies titled, “Patient-Reported Symptom Relief Following Medical Cannabis Consumption,” and “Effectiveness of Raw, Natural Medical Cannabis Flower for Treating Insomnia under Naturalistic Conditions” published in the journals, Frontiers in Pharmacology and Medicines, respectively, UNM Department of Psychology Associate Professor Jacob Miguel Vigil and UNM Department of Economics Assistant Professor Sarah See Stith, […]

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The U.S. House panel that oversees federal drug enforcement is scheduled to vote this week on a bill to dramatically expand opportunities for research on the medical benefits of marijuana. TOM SYDOWTOM SYDOW Sponsored by Representative Matt Gaetz (R-FL) and 40 bipartisan cosponsors, the Medical Cannabis Research Act would require that the federal government issue more licenses to […]

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A Teesside bar has started selling cannabis oil as a supplement to add to gin and tonics. Oscar’s Gin Bar in Stockton’s Regency West Mall is now offering 6mg of CBD for £1. “Why not add all the benefits of CBD to your Gin and Tonic here at Oscar’s,” a Facebook post reads. “6mg of […]

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While shops as established as Holland and Barrett are still selling cannabidiol (CBD) products, the issue still appears to raise confusion and controversy. Today police raided a vape shop in Plymouth and seized several CBD-related products. The incident has resulted in widespread discussion – and outrage from CBD advocates. What does the law say? According […]

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In case you missed it, marijuana stocks are unstoppable once again. After a lull early in the year, all but a very small handful of marijuana stocks surged by a double-digit percentage in August. Excitement over Canada’s upcoming recreational cannabis legalization on Oct. 17, along with a flurry of recent deal-making, has pushed a number of […]

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A new study is shedding light on the marijuana habits of middle-aged adults and seniors. And the results aren’t that surprising, considering older adults tend to lean on the plant for medicinal purposes. But what is unexpected is that, according to the study, these same cannabis users are more at risk for developing other drug […]

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In partnership with Miami-based medical cannabis company Cansortium, the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine will launch an interdisciplinary research program on medical cannabis’ effect on the body. A statement from the Bala Cynwyd college calls the research program “significant,” and says it will let a team of investigators examine the impact of medical marijuana on physical and mental […]

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Sexpot accouterments including (clockwise) eggplant emoji clutch, Crystal Journey Seduction candle, Monq aromatherapy diffusers in Love and Sexy, Dr. Dabber vape pen, Sensi Chew Amore cannabis-infused aphrodisiac caramels, Christian Louboutin patent leather boudoir shoes and rolling papers.© Sara Brittany Somerset Recent scientific studies substantiate what many marijuana users have claimed all along — that it […]

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The U.S. House panel that oversees federal drug enforcement is scheduled to vote this week on a bill to dramatically expand opportunities for research on the medical benefits of marijuana. TOM SYDOWTOM SYDOW Sponsored by Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) and 40 bipartisan cosponsors, the Medical Cannabis Research Act would require that the federal government issue more licenses to […]

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Police are carrying out a raid at a vape shop in Devonport which sells CBD oil. Ashley Cole, owner of Vaping Is Personal Plymouth, says that five officers are in his shop “seizing all products which are CBD related”. Mr Cole says he feels “victimised” and insists that “everything [in his shop] is completely legal”. […]

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