Cannabis Research

There was much debate this month regarding President Trump’s decision to change the nature of our nation’s traditional Independence Day celebration in Washington, DC and instead host an exhibition featuring military hardware and personnel, and a speech by the Commander in Chief himself. In the days since the “Salute to America,” President Trump stated, “Based […]

Point Roberts, Washington and Delta, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – July 15, 2019) – Investorideas.com, a leading investor news resource covering cannabis, hemp and solar stocks releases a sector snapshot reporting on green investing trends from renewable energy to cannabis and how millennial investors are driving this movement. Read the full article on Investorideas.comhttps://www.investorideas.com//News/2019/cannabis/07150RenewablesCannabis-YoungInvestors.asp TD Ameritrade’s […]

Combining nabiximols — a cannabinoid agonist treatment — with psychosocial interventions may safely and effectively reduce cannabis dependence, according to a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. “Cannabis dependence is associated with a range of cognitive, psychiatric and physical health problems and accounts for the second largest number of drug treatment episodes in Australia,” Nicholas […]

With two businesses interested in operating recreational marijuana dispensaries in Naperville, city officials are ready to take the first step in discussions about allowing or prohibiting local sales. City council members have given themselves three options to start deciding whether to allow businesses operating under the state’s Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, which will be […]

Florida-based Jushi Holdings has entered into an acquisition deal with Dalitso LLC, one of the five conditionally licensed cannabis businesses in Virginia. The $16-million transaction includes a mix of cash, stock and convertible promissory notes. Dalitso earned one of the state’s vertically integrated licenses to produce, process and sell CBD oil and THC-A oil extracts. […]

HARRISBURG — Anxiety disorder and Tourette Syndrome will soon be added to the list of conditions eligible for treatment by medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine announced Thursday that people with those medical conditions will be eligible for medical marijuana beginning July 20. She said there are now 23 medical conditions for which […]

Peter Thiel reportedly says the FBI, CIA should investigate… Billionaire investor Peter Thiel spoke at the National Conservatism Conference, where he called Google’s work in China “seemingly treasonous,” Axios reported. Technologyread more … read more at: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/15/medical-cannabis-is-gaining-momentum-in-asia.html

MADISON, Wis. — During Wisconsin’s 2018 midterm election, which saw a record-breaking turnout, it was not the close gubernatorial race that motivated Milwaukee resident Marlon Rockett to cast an early ballot. It was the county’s non-binding referendum on whether recreational use of marijuana should be legalized. Racial equity is a top reason why Rockett favors […]

Medical cannabis has been used to treat, among other conditions, chronic pain, nausea, Alzheimer’s disease, epilepsy, glaucoma, multiple sclerosis and mental health issues. There is not much hard science yet about its efficacy, but research tends to indicate it can reduce anxiety, reduce inflammation and even kill cancer cells. (Research also shows it stimulates appetite […]