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  • Kroger now selling CBD lotions, oils and creams in Houston 22 Aug 2019 09:19 Houston Chronicle Kroger on Wednesday announced it has recently begun selling hemp-derived CBD lotions, oils and creams in 88 stores across Texas, including in Houston. Kroger on Wednesday announced it has recently begun selling hemp-derived CBD lotions, oils and creams in …
  • Essential weed reads 22 Aug 2019 09:04 Boulder Weekly If you’ve exhausted your summer reading list, never fear: We’ve put together a primer on some of the best pot books out there, several of them written by authors from this neck of the woods. We’ve included titles that’ll help you learn to grow more in a …
  • Marijuana vs. Cancer: The evidence is growing 22 Aug 2019 09:04 Boulder Weekly Researchers at Amity University in India recently produced a literature survey of papers on the use of natural and synthetic cannabis compounds to treat cancer. They found that dozens of studies have found positive effects and conclude that THC and other …
  • AstraZeneca's NEPTUNE Fails, Xtandi Gets Priority Review, SENS Makes Sense 22 Aug 2019 08:41 RTTNews Today's Daily Dose brings you news about AstraZeneca's Imfinzi setback; Astellas Pharma's upcoming regulatory catalyst; Cresco Labs' better-than-expected revenue and real-world data of Senseonics' using Eversense CGM. Read on… …
  • Canadian woman faces lifetime ban after getting caught with CBD oil at U.S. border 22 Aug 2019 08:37 CHEK U.S. border protection has barred a young Canadian woman from crossing the border after cannabidiol (CBD) oil was found in her backpack — a non-psychoactive product of the cannabis plant she uses to treat the painful side effects of scoliosis. Original …
  • APS: Still no policy for medical cannabis law 22 Aug 2019 06:25 KOBR According to a spokesperson with Albuquerque Public Schools, administrators are finalizing a plan. Officials would not discuss those details or say when the policy would go into effect. “As a rule, we present to the (Board of Education) before discussing …
  • Five more cannabis pharmacies, home delivery of marijuana could be up for consideration in Utah special session 22 Aug 2019 06:21 Now Salt Lake Utah lawmakers are crafting a cannabis bill that would ditch a state-run system of dispensing the substance, increase the number of private pharmacies from seven to 12 and allow for home delivery of the plant-based treatment. The state-centralized system …
  • Draft regulation to remove medical cannabis from Dangerous Drugs Ordinance 22 Aug 2019 06:07 Arutz Sheva The Ministry of Health has published a draft regulation to remove medical cannabis from the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance, subject to the dose, according to the Israel Public Broadcasting Corporation. Under the regulation, prescription would be exempted and …
  • Medical kidnap? Court orders 13yo cancer patient to have surgery against her own wishes 22 Aug 2019 04:48 The New Zeland Herald A court has ordered a 13-year-old cancer patient to undergo surgery and medical treatment against her and her mother's wishes. Kylee Dixon was diagnosed with a rare form of liver cancer in 2018 after complaining of extreme pain. After going through six …
  • No Flu Vaccines For Detained Migrant Families? Why This Is Stupid 22 Aug 2019 04:41 Forbes This July 12, 2019 photo shows a U.S. Immigration and Border Enforcement detention center in McAllen, Texas. (Josh Dawsey/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)  Let's think about this. You have a bunch of people, including children, whom you are …
  • Officials Give Insight to Medical Cannabis Dispensary Coming to Staunton 22 Aug 2019 04:41 WVIR
  • AmeriCann completes construction on new cannabis facility in Freetown 22 Aug 2019 03:50 Providence Business News FREETOWN – A publicly traded company that is developing greenhouse-inspired cultivation, processing and manufacturing facilities for cannabis has received a certificate of occupancy on its first center in New England, the Massachusetts Cannabis Center. …
  • Thai State hospitals have started distributing cannabis oils 22 Aug 2019 03:45 420 Intel - Medical Cannabis News Bottles of cannabis oils are now stocked up and ready to go in Thailand’s state hospitals. The medical institutions received 4,500 bottles of marijuana extract--each filled with 5 milliliters of the substance--on Aug. 7 and have started to distribute them, …
  • Do People Move To Access Legal Marijuana? Yes — Meet 'Medical Refugees' 22 Aug 2019 03:45 420 Intel - Medical Cannabis News It's not uncommon to hear anecdotal stories of individuals or families who must move for medical reasons — specifically, access to medical cannabis. Some of these cases draw considerable media attention, like that of Yvonne Cahalane, the Irish mother …
  • French butcher announces cannabis sausages for sale 22 Aug 2019 03:17 Local There's a hot new creation flying off the shelves of one French butcher - cannabis sausages. Cannabis sausages are currently all the rage in Marseille. This crazy idea comes from a young butcher, Luca Morand, who works in the Endoume neighborhood.  The …
  • UNM researchers find strong evidence that cannabis can significantly alleviate pain 22 Aug 2019 03:13 News-Medical.net Using the largest database of real-time recordings of the effects of common and commercially available cannabis products in the United States (U.S.), researchers at The University of New Mexico (UNM) found strong evidence that cannabis can significantly …
  • Cresco Labs Inc. (CRLBF) CEO Charlie Bachtell on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 22 Aug 2019 02:58 Seeking Alpha Cresco Labs Inc. (OTCQX:CRLBF) Q2 2019 Results Conference Call August 21, 2019 5:00 PM ET Company Participants Jake Graves - Vice President, Investor Relations Charlie Bachtell - Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder Joe Caltabiano - President and Co- …
  • Utah to abandon state-run medical cannabis dispensaries 22 Aug 2019 02:47 KSTU Please enable Javascript to watch this video SALT LAKE CITY -- Lawmakers are abandoning plans for a state-run medical cannabis dispensary network, FOX 13 has learned. In a bill set to be introduced for a special session of the Utah State Legislature, the …
  • Marijuana Legalization: The Next “Domino” May Be About to Fall 22 Aug 2019 02:42 Yahoo! Voices Summertime is downtime for a lot of occupations – and politics is no exception. That’s true of Capitol Hill, where Congress has adjourned for their August recess. And it’s true of state governments, too, where “prime time” is usually spring (when the …
  • Recreational marijuana revenue not expected to be a cure-all 22 Aug 2019 02:05 WLAJ For decades Michiganders have been able to walk into a store, flash their ID, and walk away with cigarettes or alcohol. “We always encourage lawmakers and policymakers to think about marijuana businesses no different than they would a bar or a convenience …