February 15, 2019

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Released this week, the third quarter results from Canopy Growth Corp (Canopy Growth Corp Stock Quote, Chart TSX:WEED) reveal it is the third multi-billion dollar Canadian LP to reflect sales into the adult-use market, says Paradigm Capital analyst Rahul Sarugaser. This, the analyst says, is important to parse, because his thesis is that companies which […]

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Most US patients registered to access medical cannabis cite chronic pain as their primary qualifying condition, according to data published in the journal Health Affairs. Investigators from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor reviewed patient registration data from the majority of states that provide medical cannabis access. (Some states, notably California and Maine, possess voluntary registries and therefore […]

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HELENA – A ballot measure to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Montana is expected in 2020, so state lawmakers should prepare by creating an interim committee to study the issue, a Missoula state senator said Friday. “I fully expect that legalization will be on the 2020 ballot by a citizen initiative,” Democratic Sen. Diane […]

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Updated 5 hours ago Ten states and Washington, D.C., have legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Twenty-two other states, along with U.S. territories Puerto Rico and Guam, allow marijuana to be used for medical purposes. Let’s examine some hidden issues about marijuana use. Before we start, permit me to state my values about medical or […]

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A research team at King’s College London is launching a Phase 2 trial of a cannabis-based therapy for the treatment of certain dementia symptoms. The therapy, called Sativex, is a cannabis-based medication currently approved in the United Kingdom for the treatment of muscle stiffness and tightness in patients with multiple sclerosis. Researchers hope it will […]

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Earlier this week, the European Parliament passed a resolution recommending nations in the European Union revise their laws around medical marijuana to better support research and patient access. While non-binding, the resolution does seek to incentivize these revisions, similar to the World Health Organization’s recommendation of a rescheduling of cannabis and several of its key […]

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CBD shops are set to start popping up in malls throughout the Chicago area this spring, as the cannabis compound continues its march toward mainstream retail. Green Growth Brands, an Ohio-based cannabis company, plans to open shops selling its CBD-infused beauty products in eight Chicago-area malls this spring, with more likely coming later this year, […]

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He explained: “Recent studies have shown that our bodies’ natural inflammatory response may play a large part in fibromyalgia. Abnormal levels of interleukins IL-6 and IL-8 were found in the serum and spinal fluid of sufferers. “This shows that the disease has an inflammatory component. Even the brains of fibromyalgia patients exhibit signs of neuroinflammation. […]

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