October 9, 2018

A week before recreational marijuana becomes legal in Canada, the University of Alberta hosted a symposium on Tuesday centered around the impact of the drug. The Cannabis Research Symposium featured health experts who presented, debated and discussed the effects cannabis and endocannabinoids have on the brain and behaviours. READ MORE: Four myths and misconceptions about pot and […]

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As cannabis products enter the mainstream, two markets remain largely untapped: women’s health and sexuality. While various compounds in cannabis have long been thought to alleviate symptoms associated with pain and stress from menstruation, there hasn’t been a lot of research to back it up. Foria Wellness, a startup based in Venice Beach, California, is […]

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A ground-breaking ceremony for a 50,000-square foot building will take place in Kelowna on Thursday afternoon. Yet this is no normal ceremony: It involves Miracle-Gro and cannabis. This week, the Flowr Corporation and Hawthorne Canada, a subsidiary of Scotts Miracle-Gro, announced that they will hold a ground-breaking ceremony for the construction of a cannabis research […]

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Sundial Growers Inc. (Sundial) and the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) have signed a three-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) to undertake collaborative research exploring opportunities for clinical testing and other research activities that support the advancement of cannabis-related health solutions.   RELATED STORIES   As part of the collaboration, Sundial and the U of S have […]

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Zelda Therapeutics Ltd (ASX:ZLD) (OTCMKTS:ZLDAF) (FRA:G1G) has started recruitment for an autism observational trial in the USA centred on medicinal cannabis treatment. Fifteen patients have been formally enrolled and first results are expected in the first half of 2019. The trial, which is seeking to better understand the efficacy of medicinal cannabis treatment in existing […]

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How do you break the news to your parents that you have found a new academic interest and want to get a minor in marijuana? You could tell them that you’re already spending time studying marijuana — and you might as well get college credit for it.  Believe it or not, Stockton University in Galloway […]

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A local mother who has lived in pain for 14 years, now only lives in fear. She’s opened up about what cannabis oil has done for her, despite knowing it’s illegal. WEATHER Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. […]

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October 9, 2018 (Source) — Viridium Pacific Group Ltd. (“Viridium” or the “Company”) (TSXV: VIR) (OTCPink: VIRFF) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Experion Biotechnologies Inc. (“Experion”), has received an amended license from Health Canada allowing for the production and possession of cannabis oil. The license permits Experion to purchase oils, create oils […]

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