With a new law on their side, a JV between San Antonio-based cannabis cultivation experts, Vermont-based researchers and a Houston-based engineering firm are putting Texas at the forefront of biomedical cannabidiol research. Houston-based Indoor Harvest Corp, a design-build vertical farming engineering firm, and Alamo CBD, a San Antonio-based cannabidiol (CBD) production company, are in talks […]

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By Daniel M. Jimenez, Bay Area News Group A study co-authored by several California researchers suggests that many staffers at medical marijuana dispensaries may not have received much, if any, training for their jobs, according to Live Science. Other marijuana research a look at budtending Year in weed: The five most important medical marijuana research […]

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As a result of this election cycle, as five additional states voted in favor legalization, including California, the largest market for the industry, The Drug Enforcement Administration also changed its approach. The DEA has previously declined to reschedule cannabis under the Controlled Substances Act, has now made easier access for research, and upping the number […]

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CATEGORIES: International Cannabis NewsMedical Marijuana News Share Tweet An Australian medical cannabis oil producer, who gives away her products to sick and terminally ill people for free, has been raided by law enforcement who confiscated her manufacturing equipment and products, according to an Advertiser report. Jenny Hallam, 44, explained what occurred in a series of […]

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Posted January 05, 2017 13:30:31 Photo: Brisbane father Steve Peek says cannabis oil has helped control his daughter Suli’s seizures. (ABC News: Andree Withey) Concerned parents have expressed fears for the lives of dozens of sick Queensland children following raids on a South Australian cannabis oil producer. Police yesterday raided Jenny Hallam’s property at Hillier […]

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SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – Jan 4, 2017) – CFN Media Group, the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces the publication of an exclusive interview with Jeffrey Friedland, CEO of Intiva Inc. and member of the Advisory Board for OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp. ( OTCQB : OWCP ). Mr. Friedland, author […]

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A population-based cohort study in Sweden found there was no association between cannabis use in young adulthood and early stroke. However, there was an association between cigarette smoking and early stroke. Lead researcher Daniel Falkstedt, PhD, of the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden, and colleagues published their results online Dec. 27 in Stroke. Previous research […]

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Bruno Delgadillo, a young boy in the United States, used to suffer around 300 epileptic seizures a day. Now, his mother Jacel Delgadillo says consuming cannabis oil has brought his condition under control. Also Read: Cannabis-infused beverages introduced by BrewBudz Bruno was earlier provided with various treatments, but instead of enhancing his health, the condition deteriorated. […]

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“Guess what?” my patient asked as I walked into the exam room. She stood to greet me, a successful businesswoman in her 60s with a ready smile in spite of her disabling arthritis. “Tell me,” I said. Thanks to federal regulations, it’s next to impossible to do the clinical studies that would tell us what […]

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