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Wisconsin sees increasing interest in hemp production
17 Nov
7:15

Wisconsin sees increasing interest in hemp production

Interest in producing hemp, the non-psychoactive cousin of marijuana, is growing in Wisconsin. While this year’s harvest doesn’t look the best because of wet weather and inexperienced growers, interest in the crop is strong after legislative action this year lifted the state’s decades-old ban on industrial hemp, The Post Crescent […]

AG reminds sellers of CBD oil: It’s illegal
17 Nov
9:04

AG reminds sellers of CBD oil: It’s illegal

Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson reissued a memorandum to law enforcement Friday saying it remains illegal to possess, manufacture, distribute or dispense cannabidiol, commonly known as CBD. “Such conduct is subject to prosecution for illegally possessing or trafficking a Schedule I controlled substance,” Peterson said in the memo. He said […]

Medical marijuana trend slow to take off in Finland
16 Nov
12:44

Medical marijuana trend slow to take off in Finland

Medical cannabis pills used in a pilot to treat cancer sufferers in Australia. Image: EPA/MICK TSIKAS Cannabis – also known as marijuana – has long been tightly controlled and regulated by governments around the world, including in Finland. However, recent research in the pharmaceutical and medical sectors suggests that some […]

Columbia Care and The Center for Discovery to Collaborate on Study Examining the Use of Cannabis-Derived …
15 Nov
6:24

Columbia Care and The Center for Discovery to Collaborate on Study Examining the Use of Cannabis-Derived …

NEW YORK and HARRIS, N.Y., Nov. 14 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia Care LLC (“Columbia Care”), the nation’s leading medical cannabis company, and The Center for Discovery (“The Center”), an internationally renowned provider of advanced specialty care to individuals with complex medical and behavioral conditions, recognized for its groundbreaking research, today announced […]

Cannabis and Epilepsy Symposium in Denver During Epilepsy Awareness Month
14 Nov
8:14

Cannabis and Epilepsy Symposium in Denver During Epilepsy Awareness Month

This is National Epilepsy Awareness Month, with a campaign designed to raise awareness about the neurological disorder that affects around 200,000 new patients each year. Once considered a fringe treatment for epilepsy, cannabis has now moved to the forefront of epileptic research and will be a focus of the Cannabis and […]

Cannabinoids hold promise in treating children with epilepsy
14 Nov
10:04

Cannabinoids hold promise in treating children with epilepsy

In recent years, cannabinoids–the active chemicals in medical marijuana– have been increasingly touted as a potential treatment for a range of neurological and psychiatric disorders. In a Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology review, investigators compare their efficacy with antiepileptic drugs for children with epilepsy. One cannabinoid, called cannabidiol […]

Koios mapping human brain to study impact of CBD
13 Nov
11:57

Koios mapping human brain to study impact of CBD

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Bill filed Monday calls for state regulation of hemp, nonpsychoactive form of cannabis
13 Nov
1:48

Bill filed Monday calls for state regulation of hemp, nonpsychoactive form of cannabis

SAN ANTONIO – It’s now a real possibility that the state government could begin to regulate hemp, the part of the cannabis family that does not have a psychoactive component. State Sen. Jose Menendez filed a lengthy bill Monday that includes details about regulation, licensing and research. Hemp is legal in San Antonio. On […]

US FDA approves oral film formulation for treatment of rare seizure syndrome
13 Nov
3:43

US FDA approves oral film formulation for treatment of rare seizure syndrome

Aquestive Therapeutics’ drug Sympazan (clobazam), an oral film for the adjunctive treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome​ (LGS) in patients 2 years of age or older, was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – offering a new treatment option for patients. Previously, the only other FDA […]

Review: Floyd’s of Leadville CBD Soft Gels and Recovery Balm
12 Nov
4:08

Review: Floyd’s of Leadville CBD Soft Gels and Recovery Balm

  The times are changing. I think there’s a musician out there who said something like that. The tide has changed on hemp, CBD, and marijuana derivatives and byproducts. In most ways, it’s probably a good thing, although there are still plenty of hurdles for the plant to jump. About […]