October 2018

Israel, the so-called Start-up Nation, could soon become known as the Silicon Valley of medical marijuana if leaders in the industry have their way. Israel’s medical cannabis sector is flourishing, thanks in part to growing business ties with Canada, which recently legalized marijuana.   Follow Ynetnews on Facebook STRONG and Twitter   Hundreds of millions […]

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Israel, the so-called Start-up Nation, could soon become known as the Silicon Valley of medical marijuana if leaders in the industry have their way. Israel’s medical cannabis sector is flourishing, thanks in part to growing business ties with Canada, which recently legalized marijuana.   Follow Ynetnews on Facebook STRONG and Twitter   Hundreds of millions […]

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Jonathan Page has been around cannabis all his life. Growing up on Canada’s Vancouver Island in the 1970s, he was surrounded by hippie beachcombers and dope smokers. So after earning a PhD in plant biology and phytochemistry, he felt completely at ease working with the plant Cannabis sativa as a postdoc in Germany in the […]

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As of today, recreational cannabis consumption is legal in Canada. While many Canadian citizens and companies will be celebrating the reform, not to mention preparing to capitalize on this green-golden opportunity, the Canadian oil and gas industry will be ringing in the new era with considerably less enthusiasm. Canadian oil companies and workers’ unions are […]

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Researchers and clinicians have long warned women not to use marijuana while they are pregnant or nursing. They agree that infants’ exposure to tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, demonstrably changes their brain development. But their studies are limited. Legally, child protective services would have to step in if a child tests positive for the drug—a challenge for […]

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A legislative study commission’s leaders say they will cancel a meeting scheduled for Tuesday because they know enough about Georgians’ access to a medically beneficial oil to complete their work. District 67 State Rep. Micah Gravley, R-Douglasville, and District 28 State Sen. Matt Brass, R-Newnan, are co-chairs of the Joint Study Commission on Low THC […]

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This week, Canada became the second country in the world to fully legalize cannabis, allowing adults to consume weed for recreational purposes. Long lines were formed outside dispensaries on Wednesday, and fears of supply shortages materialized to a certain extent. Meanwhile, cannabis stocks were largely down. “There were reports of massive sales and product shortages […]

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MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Ward MM, (Melbourne, Australia) and Endocanna Health (Los Angeles, CA) are partnering to support Medicinal Cannabis trials and related research in Australia. Both companies share a common vision and goal in reducing medication-related harm and believe innovations in Medicinal Cannabis play an important role in providing therapeutic benefits […]

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An interim study committee on public health, behavioral health and human services failed to agree on a proposal Thursday to expand medical marijuana use to Hoosiers who qualify for certain treatments. Fourteen voices in support, eight opposed and two independent researchers joined in the hours-long conversation with the committee, which opened with a statement from […]

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Save Article Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB) becomes the first Canadian Licensed Producer to launch vape-ready CBD oil cartridges SmallCapPower | October 19, 2018: Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB) Tuesday announced that it has received the mandatory compliance verification from Health Canada to release for sale its high-potency, vape-ready CBD oil product line. Becoming the first Licensed […]

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