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New research paves the way for cannabinoids without cannabis As marijuana becomes increasingly mainstream — the legal cannabis market is estimated to reach $166 billion by 2025 — the potential for cannabis to change numerous industries from health to food is great. The future of cannabis may feature production facilities that have more in common with a craft beer brewery […]
My son rarely reads the newspaper — and never in print. But when he came over after work last week, the day’s edition was sitting on the table. And when he saw the front page headline — “Crackdown coming on CBD oil” — he got a worried look, sat right down and read the whole […]
Critics argue that we don’t have enough evidence of weed’s effectiveness as medicine. That’s simply not true. One of the most common arguments against the efficacy of medical cannabis today is that public policy is outpacing real science. Currently, 33 states along with the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico have passed laws for […]
Drastic changes to New York’s medical marijuana program are tucked into Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to legalize recreational pot. From abolishing strict patient eligibility rules to permitting homegrown cannabis for medical use, the once anti-marijuana governor has seemingly conceded to many pro-cannabis demands. Notably, some of the existing medical marijuana companies in New York, which spent […]
Cannabinoid-derived product by Ontario-based Tetra Bio-Pharma to be officially recognized as a drug Ontario-based Oriol Rhodes has over 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry, but it’s only recently that she has ventured into an uncharted territory: cannabis. “A year ago, I knew very little; particularly about substance use, and absolutely nothing about harm […]