Widely seen as a leader in medical cannabis research and development, an Israeli government committee last weekend approved a plan that would allow medical marijuana companies to export products internationally. The legislation could take months to make its way through the Knesset, but it’s already stoking industry and investor interest. Currently just nine licensed suppliers […]

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WHILE the recreational use of marijuana is becoming slowly legalised across the globe, the drug is still largely considered to have diminishing results on mental and physical health. But how much of this view is based on fact and how much is derived from weed-fearing propaganda from days gone? To try to answer that question, […]

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WHILE the recreational use of marijuana is becoming slowly legalised across the globe, the drug is still largely considered to have diminishing results on mental and physical health. But how much of this view is based on fact and how much is derived from weed-fearing propaganda from days gone? To try to answer that question, […]

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The Ministerial Committee for Legislation gave an initial nod on Sunday for the export of medical cannabis in what could be a windfall for companies in Israel, widely regarded as a leader in research in the field. The initiator of the bill, MK Yoav Kisch (Likud), said the approval of his legislation could boost the […]

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CBD-Rich Oil Becomes Harder to Acquire as More States Legalize Recreational and Medical Usage. With more and more states legalizing marijuana, most of the press goes to the recreational effects of the plant, but people looking to get high might be a smaller demographic than those using an extract from the cannabis plant for a […]

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I had to check it out. A young lady on Facebook stood up, smiled and walked. It was a major achievement for Erin Wade, who has Huntington’s Disease. She’d just had some cannabis oil. Nobody’s even too sure why it works, but it does. Ottawa – Huntington’s Disease is a grim condition. It’s fatal. It […]

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By Ezra Kaplan,  the Associated Press ATLANTA — Georgia parents and advocates are continuing to push for legislation that would expand access to medical marijuana even as they butt up against opposition from conservative lawmakers and law enforcement. Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, sponsored a bill that would allow patients with post-traumatic stress disorder, AIDS, HIV, […]

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BECKLEY, W.Va. — Every step throughout her day, from brushing her teeth to cooking dinner, Francie Floyd is protected by a 110-pound black German Shepard. The brown-eyed, nearly 4-year-old canine, Segen, is a service dog. His black harness with white lettering reads, “Service Dog — Seizure Alert.” Since Floyd was an infant, she’s been having […]

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