Newswise — Clinical evidence supports the use of marijuana for intractable chronic pain. However, there is a lack of evidence regarding the long-term effects of marijuana use, and overlapping state and federal laws create huge obstacles for physicians who may want to prescribe it. This puts pain physicians in a challenging position. It also makes […]

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Edibles, concentrates and other infused products are seeing the rapid development of professional brands with consistent packaging, messaging and brand images. Flower, however, has largely been left unbranded, leaving a void that could offer significant potential to producers. Flower, more so than other cannabis products, will always have to compete with the illicit market, and […]

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The second reading of a historical bill that allows for cannabis oil to be prescribed in the Cayman Islands has made its way through the Legislative Assembly with a unanimous vote from all members of Parliament. Last year, a resident of the Caribbean nation named Dennie Warren Jr., pleaded with the Cayman government to amend […]

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Insys Therapeutics, manufacturer of the synthetic opioid medication fentanyl, made headlines recently when it donated half a million dollars to the anti-cannabis legalization effort in Arizona. Fentanyl is a potent and highly addictive pain killer helping fuel the country’s opioid epidemic and skyrocketing overdose rates. Presumably, Insys is funding anti-legalization efforts because legal cannabis represents […]

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Did you know that cannabis consumption may possibly enhance your eyesight? Since the 1970s, scientists have conducted various studies on the connection between this magical plant and our eyes. Peep their cannabis-friendly conclusions. Cannabis lowers the intraocular pressure of people with glaucoma. Glaucoma is a degenerative disease that damages the eye’s optic nerve. One cause […]

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Insys Therapeutics, manufacturer of the synthetic opioid medication fentanyl, made headlines recently when it donated half a million dollars to the anti-cannabis legalization effort in Arizona. Fentanyl is a potent and highly addictive pain killer helping fuel the country’s opioid epidemic and skyrocketing overdose rates. Presumably, Insys is funding anti-legalization efforts because legal cannabis represents […]

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(CNS): In an historic moment in the Legislative Assembly on Monday afternoon, all members of the parliament backed the government’s amendment to the drugs law to pave the way for the use medicinal cannabis oil. Premier Alden McLaughlin, who is also the health minister, presented the bill on Friday but the debate began this afternoon, and […]

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