A House budget panel Tuesday approved a proposal that would send $2.462 million to the University of Florida for research about issues such as the effectiveness of medical marijuana in treating patients. The proposal (HB 3159), sponsored by Rep. Dane Eagle, R-Cape Coral, is related to a 2014 law that legalized non-euphoric cannabis for patients with a […]

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Updated at 1:12 p.m.: A spokeswoman for U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson clarified that the Republican only supports rescheduling cannabis oil under the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s system, not marijuana more broadly. Original post:  Our friends over at GeorgiaPol are pointing to what was more than a little buried during last week’s health care bonanza in D.C.:  U.S. […]

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SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) – Even if you’ve never used it, medical marijuana has a pretty distinctive look and aroma. The exception, according to a Valley researcher, is the marijuana that’s federally authorized for medical trials. Dr. Sue Sisley is conducting the first-ever federally approved study on the effects of cannabis on veterans suffering from […]

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The U.S. government’s cannabis doesn’t resemble — physically or chemically — the marijuana sold commercially in states where the plant is legal. And that’s a problem for veterans enrolled in a first-of-its-kind study on how smoking weed affects post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). After getting approval from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to conduct the study […]

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SAN FRANCISCO – March 14, 2017 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Enlucem, a strategic brand consultancy currently advising startups in the cannabis space, announced today the results of a detailed consumer study of Californians’ attitudes toward cannabis products. Results of the 800-person survey found that the market potential for medical marijuana and other future cannabis products in California […]

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On March 14, 2017, Dr. Saul Garza Morales held a media conference in Mexico City, Mexico to reveal the positive results from his recent study on children with Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome that found Real Scientific Hemp Oil-X™ (RSHO-X™) to be a beneficial and therapeutic treatment for children suffering from the symptoms of this severe epileptic disorder. […]

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Updated at 1:12 p.m.: A spokeswoman for U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson clarified that the Republican only supports rescheduling cannabis oil under the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s system, not marijuana more broadly. Original post:  Our friends over at GeorgiaPol are pointing to what was more than a little buried during last week’s health care bonanza in D.C.:  U.S. […]

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A Cayman Islands pharmacy says it has secured an import permit to bring cannabis oil to the territory for medicinal purposes. It is believed to be the first such permission to be granted since cannabis oil extracts and tinctures were legalized late last year. However, the export from Jamaica will still require approval from the […]

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SAN DIEGO, March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that its subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico is holding a press conference in Mexico City, Mexico, today to reveal the positive results of a recent study conducted by renowned Mexican physician Dr. Saul Garza Morales […]

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SAN DIEGO, Mar 14, 2017 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that its subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico is holding a press conference in Mexico City, Mexico, today to reveal the positive results of a recent study conducted by renowned Mexican physician […]

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SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Enlucem, a strategic brand consultancy currently advising startups in the cannabis space, announced today the results of a detailed consumer study of Californians’ attitudes toward cannabis products. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170314005029/en/ Results of the 800-person survey found that the market potential for medical marijuana […]

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SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Enlucem, a strategic brand consultancy currently advising startups in the cannabis space, announced today the results of a detailed consumer study of Californians’ attitudes toward cannabis products. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170314005029/en/ Results of the 800-person survey found that the market potential for medical marijuana […]

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A House budget panel Tuesday approved a proposal that would send $2.462 million to the University of Florida for research about issues such as the effectiveness of medical marijuana in treating patients. The proposal (HB 3159), sponsored by Rep. Dane Eagle, R-Cape Coral, is related to a 2014 law that legalized non-euphoric […]

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