Argentina’s Senate voted on Wednesday to legalize the use of cannabis oil and other marijuana derivatives for medicinal purposes, the Associated Press reports. The legislation will establish a system of regulations through which the state will prescribe and monitor the newly-legal medication. Related Story: The US States With Legal Marijuana Are Also The Healthiest In The […]

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., April 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PharmaCyte Biotech, Inc. (OTCQB:PMCB), a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing targeted treatments for cancer and diabetes using its signature live-cell encapsulation technology, Cell-in-a-Box®, today announced the appointment of Mark L. Rabe, MD, as Director of Cannabis Program Development. In his new role, Dr. Rabe […]

BUENOS AIRES Argentina gave final legislative approval on Wednesday to a bill legalizing cannabis oil for medicinal use and permitting the federal government to grow marijuana for research and therapeutic purposes. The measure will become law once it is signed by President Mauricio Macri, whose Cambiemos party sponsored the bill. “Thirty percent of epileptics do […]

LAGRANGE, Ga.– Its autism awareness month and we wanted to shine light on some major changes that families who are facing autism may have. Georgia Lawmakers have voted to expand access to medical marijuana by adding six new diagnoses to the list of qualifying conditions and autism is one of them. News 3’s Ashley Lewis […]

The vast majority of viewers tuning into The AM Show on Monday support medicinal cannabis. A (non-scientific) poll on the Newshub website found 94 percent of respondents backing its legalisation. It comes after oncologists claimed at the weekend half their patients are using cannabis to ease their suffering. Half of cancer patients using cannabis, say […]

Although MAPS will continue the research at a private lab in Arizona, the departure of the well-known university in Baltimore is a blow, analysts said, in part because the campus was considered a prime test site that could draw on Maryland’s large population of veterans. By Aaron Gregg | The Washington Post Eighteen months after […]

States with medical marijuana programs are beginning to open access to the drug for people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, under mounting pressure from veterans groups advocating marijuana as an alternative to opioids. “If you are a traumatized person, you will try anything,” Serge Chistov, financial partner to the Honest Marijuana Company eco-friendly cannabis growery, told The Daily Caller […]

MARQUETTE — Marijuana and other cannabis-based substances are classified in federal law as more dangerous than cocaine, amphetamines and most opioids, though the number of overdose deaths linked to marijuana are few, if any. According to a recent lecture at Northern Michigan University, cannabis has a surprising history — from its colonial roots and World […]

Legislation will permit national government to grow marijuana The Upper House gave final legislative approval on Wednesday to a bill legalising cannabis oil and other derivatives for medicinal use, permitting the national government to grow the plant for research and therapeutic purposes and setting up a regulatory framework for the state to prescribe and distribute […]