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Cannabis Patients Use Fewer Healthcare Resources?

07/24/2020

In 2020, there are an estimated 2 million Americans are currently state-licensed to use medical marijuana. Doctor supervised medical cannabis use has become a new legalized option for the treatment of chronic health conditions and symptoms. But does it work? Ask a patient who relies on ... Read More

Psychedelics May Be Breakthrough Therapy for Depression

07/21/2020

By now, we know that most pain or psychotropic medications can be bad for us. But every year, doctors prescribe them to millions of people for depression. In 2018, 168,158,611 prescriptions were written. Does that seem like a lot? In 2016, American physicians wrote 214,881,622 opioid pres ... Read More

Canada’s Problem: Too Much Dry Cannabis Flower

07/20/2020

The classic argument against legalized medical and recreational marijuana is based on fear. Will it contribute to increasing rates of drug abuse and Black-Market criminal activity?  But if we look North for examples of the legalization of marijuana at the federal level, Canada has not e ... Read More

Where are the Black-Owned Cannabis Dispensaries?

07/19/2020

Just like most of America, the cannabis industry has a racial bias problem. The deck is frequently stacked against black and brown entrepreneurs who want to break into the legalized marijuana market. Drug policy reform and the decriminalization in many states is a move toward ending syste ... Read More

CannaGlobal Ramps Up for Psilocybin Treatments

07/18/2020

The co-founder of Tokyo Smoke announced he is jumping into the psychedelic mushroom business. Lorne Gertner is referred to as the “Godfather of Canadian Cannabis”. He has partnered with Life Sciences - Sansero and Rise Wellness to take on the pharmaceutical industry. The focus is on n ... Read More

All Top Selling Cannabis Has a Powerful Terpene

07/16/2020

Meet caryophyllene, the terpene that is in almost every top-selling medical cannabis product. Terpenes are responsible for the taste and smell of cannabis flower, with tones of that range from citrus to earthy, spicy to floral or lavender, and berry scents and flavors.  When the m ... Read More

Cannabis Companies Receive Government Aid in COVID-19 Pandemic

07/15/2020

Some ancillary medical cannabis companies received government aid, which was a surprise to the industry as the funds were allocated federally. The Federal Government does not typically provide funding to the medical cannabis industry because medical cannabis remains a prohibited drug in S ... Read More

Will Oregon Be the First State to Legalize Therapeutic Psilocybin?

07/14/2020

Residents of Oregon can vote to legalize therapeutic psilocybin for mental health treatments on the November 2020 ballot. The Oregon Psilocybin Services Act collected 132,465 signatures (only 112,020 were needed) to support the legalization of psilocybin (aka "magic mushrooms") for voters ... Read More

Clinical Researchers Request Funds to Study CBD for COVID-19 Therapy

07/14/2020

Can the cannabis plant unlock beneficial therapy for patients who have contracted the Novel COVID-19 coronavirus? That is what researchers at the University of Texas and the University of Nebraska are looking into right now, as they request funds for clinical research of CBD in an effort ... Read More

Home-Grown Medical Cannabis Gains Interest as Illinois Faces Shortages

07/14/2020

Cannabis cultivators, processors, and manufacturers in Illinois may be facing some new competition. Shortages of whole flower cannabis for registered patients in Illinois are increasing participation in home-grown alternatives. Strong demand is a good problem to have for any state that ... Read More

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