Experts have found that the majority of California’s cannabis is not up to the same quality standards that Oregon growers adhere to. According to new data provided by Steep Hill Labs and New Frontier, an overwhelming majority of marijuana grown in California would fail to meet testing standards held by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission […]

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Argentine deputies are poised to approve medicinal marijuana for a variety of illnesses (La Voz del Interior). Español The Chamber of Deputies of the Argentine Congress will discuss Wednesday a bill that will allow the use of cannabis oil for medical treatments. The initiative, if approved by the block of forces that supports the government […]

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Cayman Islands Governor Helen Kilpatrick has signed legislation into law that legalizes the medical use and distribution of cannabis oil. The new law allows physicians to prescribe medical cannabis oil (including tinctures) for the treatment of conditions such as epilepsy, cancer and chronic pain. Pharmacies will be allowed to distribute cannabis oil to qualified patients, […]

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Legal cannabis programs continue to spread to more states with every election cycle. On Nov. 8, 2016, Arkansas, Florida, Montana and North Dakota passed laws legalizing cannabis for medical uses, while California, Nevada, Maine and Massachusetts passed laws legalizing cannabis for adult recreational use. Although each state’s legislation varies, to date, more than half of […]

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THE South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) will host an exploratory workshop early next year to evaluate opportunities to conduct a clinical trial for medicinal cannabis in the country, with a possible focus on chronic and HIV-
associated pain. Nandi Siegfried, a chief specialist scientist at the Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drug Research Unit at the […]

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Screenshot of University of Mississippi Grow Fields YouTube Video After a slew of states voted to legalize recreational or medical marijuana earlier this month, more people than ever have access to legal cannabis. Even when it’s not legal, people seem to get their hands on it anyway, as cannabis is the most widely-used illicit drug […]

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Legal cannabis programs continue to spread to more states with every election cycle. On Nov. 8, 2016, Arkansas, Florida, Montana and North Dakota passed laws legalizing cannabis for medical uses, while California, Nevada, Maine and Massachusetts passed laws legalizing cannabis for adult recreational use. Although each state’s legislation varies, to date, more than half of […]

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OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Nov 23, 2016) – PhytoPain Pharma Inc. (“PPP“), a subsidiary of Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. (“Tetra” or the “Company“) (CSE:TBP) (TBP.CN) (OTC PINK:GRPOF), is a pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing therapeutic cannabis-based products for the treatment of pain and other medical conditions announces that the development of its smoked marijuana prescription […]

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California growers may want to take a page from their neighbors to the north when it comes to upholding cannabis quality standards.   A new study from Steep Hill Labs suggests that much of California’s cannabis supply wouldn’t meet the stringent testing standards recently introduced by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC). As of October 1, all […]

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TORONTO, Nov. 22, 2016 /CNW/ – MedReleaf, Canada’s premium licensed producer of medical cannabis, today announced the findings from a landmark study on the effectiveness of medical cannabis on military veterans diagnosed with PTSD. The study found treatment with medical cannabis improved aggregate patient reported outcomes by 50-60% with a 77% decrease in suicidal thoughts as well […]

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Flickr @ Jordan Greentree Many marijuana users know how beneficial cannabis use can be for their mental health. Whether we’re talking in the short-term or over a long period, marijuana has helped tens of millions of people treat their anxiety, depression and stress levels. That is why so many choose to relax after a long […]

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