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Wis. officials discuss medical marijuana – Duluth News Tribune
09 Jan
5:35

Wis. officials discuss medical marijuana – Duluth News Tribune

“I think stopping the marijuana reform train is impossible in this country,” said Dr. Michael Miller, an addiction psychiatrist at Rogers Memorial Hospital in Oconomowoc and past president of the American Society of Addiction Medicine. “We’ve seen what the public says it wants.” Eighteen referendums related to marijuana were on […]

High hopes for hemp – US$4m facility slated for Trelawny before June – Jamaica Gleaner
06 Jan
8:04

High hopes for hemp – US$4m facility slated for Trelawny before June – Jamaica Gleaner

A United States-based company is poised to invest US$4 million (approximately J$540 million) in a hemp project in Long Pond, Trelawny. Chairman of SCJ Holdings, Joseph Shoucair, says the company, Organic Growth Holdings Inc, which is incorporated in Oregon, will be setting up shop on some 500 acres of former […]

Congress Just Legalized Hemp, but What Does That Mean for CBD? – VICE
05 Jan
12:55

Congress Just Legalized Hemp, but What Does That Mean for CBD? – VICE

A woman vaping hemp-derived CBD at a 2017 trade show in New York. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty You can get cannabidiol, a.k.a. CBD, a.k.a. weed that doesn’t get you high, at pretty much every gas station and pharmacy, though it exists in a murky legal category. The Federal Drug Administration classifies […]

OPINION: Government strong-arms CBD outlets to solidify marijuana monopoly – TheChronicleHerald.ca
05 Jan
11:36

OPINION: Government strong-arms CBD outlets to solidify marijuana monopoly – TheChronicleHerald.ca

ERRON KELLY It never ceases to amaze me how willing the Nova Scotia government is to cut down Nova Scotians in order to maintain a monopoly on something. Growing up here, monopolies on alcohol and electricity were to be expected. Nova Scotia Power was who you bought your electricity from, […]

CBD products have proliferated in supplements despite FDA pronouncements Jan 04, 2019 – Natural Products INSIDER
05 Jan
2:46

CBD products have proliferated in supplements despite FDA pronouncements Jan 04, 2019 – Natural Products INSIDER

The irony is not lost on U.S. trade groups representing manufacturers, marketers and retailers of dietary supplements. FDA has repeatedly asserted CBD (cannabidiol) cannot be marketed in conventional food or dietary supplements. Yet, legions of supplement products containing the hemp-based compound are available online and through a growing number of […]

With OK from Congress, US hemp market set to boom – webcenter11
05 Jan
1:36

With OK from Congress, US hemp market set to boom – webcenter11

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hemp is about to get the nod from the federal government that marijuana, its cannabis plant cousin, craves. A provision of the farm bill that received final approval in Congress on Wednesday removes hemp from the list of federally controlled substances and treats the low-THC version […]

Medicinal cannabis should be available for all NHS patients, campaigners say – The Telegraph
04 Jan
3:35

Medicinal cannabis should be available for all NHS patients, campaigners say – The Telegraph

Medical cannabis should be made available for all NHS patients, campaigners have said, amid expectations it will only be prescribed to help treat three conditions. The Telegraph understands formal NHS England guidelines, due to be released before November 1, will advise specialist doctors on prescribing cannabis for epilepsy, chronic pain […]

Kelowna start up looks to heal pets – Lake Country Calendar
04 Jan
6:35

Kelowna start up looks to heal pets – Lake Country Calendar

After his four-legged best friend was given a terminal diagnosis, Dave Obrand was determined to find a cure. That cure included a raw chicken diet, juiced fruits and vegetables, kelp, goats milk, minerals, Cannabidiol (C.B.D.) and Tetrahydrocannabidinol (T.H.C.). Obrand researched ways he could help his then 10 and a half […]

Did Olivia Newton-John’s health take a turn for the worse? – Nicki Swift
03 Jan
8:27

Did Olivia Newton-John’s health take a turn for the worse? – Nicki Swift

Recent reports have suggested that Olivia Newton-John may not be doing so well. On Dec. 26, 2018, Radar Online reported that the “Physical” singer and Grease star is fighting for her life. A source told the celebrity gossip rag that Newton-John, who has metastatic breast cancer, is just hanging on […]

Group works to soften marijuana laws in Idaho – 6 On Your Side
03 Jan
7:26

Group works to soften marijuana laws in Idaho – 6 On Your Side

BOISE — We’re just days away from inaugurating a new governor and beginning a new legislative session, and there is a renewed push by some Idahoans to soften marijuana laws in the state. Legalization of marijuana here in the Gem State has been a controversial topic for years. Now, after […]