Category Archives: cbd treatments for cancer

Brooklyn’s First Medical Cannabis Dispensary Opens – BKLYNER
09 Jan
10:42

Brooklyn’s First Medical Cannabis Dispensary Opens – BKLYNER

PARK SLOPE/PROSPECT HEIGHTS – Brooklyn’s first licensed medical cannabis dispensary, Citiva, officially opened for business at 202 Flatbush Avenue on Sunday, December 30. “The store is designed to provide the most patient-friendly experience possible,” Carlos Perea, Chief Operating Officer of iAnthus Capital Holdings, said in a statement. iAnthus owns the Citiva brand. […]

Warning Incyte (INCY) optimists! Yao Wenqing just Unloaded 10,000 shares.; GW Pharmaceuticals Plc – American Depositary Share (GWPH) SI Increased By 14.67% – The Yomi Blog
09 Jan
11:07

Warning Incyte (INCY) optimists! Yao Wenqing just Unloaded 10,000 shares.; GW Pharmaceuticals Plc – American Depositary Share (GWPH) SI Increased By 14.67% – The Yomi Blog

GW Pharmaceuticals Plc – American Depositary Share (NASDAQ:GWPH) had an increase of 14.67% in short interest. GWPH’s SI was 2.61M shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 14.67% from 2.28 million shares previously. With 478,900 avg volume, 6 days are for GW Pharmaceuticals Plc – American Depositary Share […]

Thai cabinet extends visa-fee-waiver until after Songkran – The Thaiger
09 Jan
10:56

Thai cabinet extends visa-fee-waiver until after Songkran – The Thaiger

Thailand has legalised Medical Cannabis for prescribed medical use only. The penalty for recreational use of cannabis in Thailand remains a serious matter, where those found in possession of 10 kilograms of herb or less could expect to do up to five years in prison. Anything more and you’re facing life in […]

Our Tilray Stock Prediction In 2019 (Buy or Sell?) – Investing Daily
09 Jan
10:54

Our Tilray Stock Prediction In 2019 (Buy or Sell?) – Investing Daily

Time for a snap quiz. Without using Google or peeking, identify the public figure who made this statement: Federal and state laws (should) be changed to no longer make it a crime to possess marijuana for private use. Cue the theme from Jeopardy. Give up? It was President Richard M. […]

JPM need-to-know, Part 2: GSK’s cancer convictions; Amgen’s diverse defense; GW’s ambitions and more – FiercePharma
08 Jan
11:10

JPM need-to-know, Part 2: GSK’s cancer convictions; Amgen’s diverse defense; GW’s ambitions and more – FiercePharma

The J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference opened Tuesday with some anticipation for GlaxoSmithKline CEO Emma Walmsley’s talk, what with the pharma giant’s recent deal to buy cancer drugmaker Tesaro. Ahead of Amgen CEO Bob Bradway’s morning presentation, the company rolled out another round of price cuts on its cholesterol drug Repatha, […]

The cool science behind the Nobel prize-winning treatment for cancer – Wired.co.uk
08 Jan
11:25

The cool science behind the Nobel prize-winning treatment for cancer – Wired.co.uk

Benedict Evans What if your own immune system could defeat cancer? This year’s Nobel prize for medicine, awarded to James Allison and Tasuku Honjo, shines a light on one of the most promising efforts in the fight against the disease. The treatment, known as the immune checkpoint blockade, gives hope […]

Generex Biotechnology Introduces Treatment Alternative to $6 Billion Ulcerative Colitis Surgery Market – GlobeNewswire
08 Jan
11:15

Generex Biotechnology Introduces Treatment Alternative to $6 Billion Ulcerative Colitis Surgery Market – GlobeNewswire

Announces closing of 51% acquisition of regenerative medicine company Regentys™Regentys Extracellular Matrix Hydrogel for the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis and Other Inflammatory Bowel DiseasesMIRAMAR, Fla., Jan. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via OTC PR WIRE  — Generex Biotechnology Corporation (OTC:GNBT) is pleased to announce that the company has completed the […]

States where medical marijuana is legal – INSIDER
07 Jan
11:45

States where medical marijuana is legal – INSIDER

Medical marijuana is legal in 33 states and Washington, DC. California, Arizona, Oregon, Alaska, and Washington were some of the first states to legalize medical marijuana. Utah and Missouri voted to legalize medical marijuana in the 2018 midterm elections. The federal government doesn’t recognize marijuana for its medicinal purposes and […]

What are FDA’s next regulatory steps on CBD and hemp? – Food Dive
07 Jan
11:27

What are FDA’s next regulatory steps on CBD and hemp? – Food Dive

Dive Brief: The Food and Drug Administration is considering “potential regulatory pathways” for the interstate commerce of hemp and cannabis compounds in foods and beverages following renewal of the Farm Bill, according to a recent statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb. The $867-billion bill, signed by President Donald Trump on Dec. […]

Weed Ed | Prescribing medical cannabis | News – Jamaica Gleaner
07 Jan
11:44

Weed Ed | Prescribing medical cannabis | News – Jamaica Gleaner

Medical cannabis company Itopia Life Ltd is set to host its first educational session on prescribing medical ganja. The session is being led by renowned cannabinoid expert Dr Danial Schecter and will be held at the JAMPRO boardroom today at 4 p.m. Itopia Life says Dr Schecter’s vast experience in […]