Every night before she goes to bed, Holly Byerly takes three to four drops of a tincture that’s half CBD and half THC. “I mostly use it for migraines, which I was getting up to 15 times a month,” explains Byerly, who works at a medical spa in the Bay Area. Since starting her nightly […]

Global cannabis company MPX International Corp (OTC: MPXOF) said Tuesday that it had completed the acquisition of Swiss-based HolyWorld SA, which operates under the HolyWeed brand. What Happened MPX International Corporation agreed to pay 10 million Swiss francs ($9.91 million) to HolyWeed shareholders Romain Grunder, Bernard Rappaz and Laurent Rappaport. The buyer issued 25.25 million shares […]

Niles Police Station located at Milwaukee and Touhy avenues. (Journal photo) These items are from Niles Police Department incident reports. The Niles Journal publishes this police blotter every Wednesday. Ruse Entry Reported A man in the 8400 block of W. Peter Terrace was doing yard work at about 1 p.m. Monday, May 13 when a […]

A specialist shop selling cannabis oil products is set to open in Eldon Square at the end of the month. The CBD Shop will stock a huge range of cannabis-based products such as body salves, e-liquids, and edibles such as infused chocolates and hemp teas. The new store will open close to John Lewis and […]

Disney World—where kiddie coasters, cartoon royalty, and overpriced food options abound—is colloquially known as “The Happiest Place on Earth.” Hester Burkhalter would likely disagree. The 69-year-old great-grandmother was arrested outside of Magic Kingdom and spent 12 hours in jail last month after security officials found CBD—short for cannabidiol—oil in her purse. The compound is derived […]

Nature may just surprise you. If you are thinking of using cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, for help with a physical or mental health condition, you are not alone. Projected U.S. consumer sales of legal cannabis, which may turn out to be one of nature’s finest gifts, could reach multi-billion dollar status by the […]

In January this year, California introduced Assembly Bill 228 under which food, beverage, and cosmetic products with hemp extracts or derivatives are no longer considered adulterated by these ingredients, and will not be subject to sales restrictions or prohibitions based on the presence of hemp. Three California committees – Assembly Business and Professions Committee, Assembly […]

Federal Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD Wikimedia “Cannabis can be medicine, but you’ve got to bring it there.” – Dean Petkanas, chairman CEO of Kannalife, Inc. There was once a time you needed a prescription to buy the allergy medicine, Claritin (if you’re too young to remember that, yes, it was really that way, and it was […]

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MediPharm Labs Corp. (TSXV: LABS) (OTCQX: MEDIF) (FSE:MLZ) (“MediPharm Labs” or the “Company”) a leader in specialized, research-driven cannabis extraction and cannabinoid isolation, is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, MediPharm Labs Australia Pty. Ltd. (“MediPharm Labs Australia”), has received its cannabis manufacturing licence (the “Licence”) from the […]