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JULY AND AUGUST NEWS ROUND UP | THE CREAM OF THE CROP

HEALTH CBD Is A ‘Promising’ Therapy In Treating Cocaine Misuse, Meta-Study Finds CBD For Coronavirus? New Study Adds Evidence For Cannabis As Covid-19 Treatment Tests show potential for medicinal cannabis to kill cancer cells LEGISLATION Some WHO cannabis recommendations draw strong opposition at recent UN meeting EIHA blasts European agency for considering labeling CBD a narcotic UK and EU EMMAC

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The Pharmacology of Cannabis Cannabinoids and Terpenes by Dr. Ethan Russo

Clearly understanding the basics to pharmacokinetics: Extracts from The Cannabis Hemp Conference and Expo Published 22nd Jun 2017 | Updated 14th July 2020 Dear Dr. Russo, Thank you for your prompt responses to our communications and for your highly valued knowledge. Kind regards, Nicholas Hill The Hemp Club SOURCE, YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtphZejvGhk

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DR ETHAN RUSSO | “No Strain, No Gain”

The Entourage Effect: PERSPECTIVE ARTICLE Front. Plant Sci., 09 January 2019 UPDATED 14th July 2020 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.01969 Quoted from Dr. Ethan Russo Dear Colleagues, Please note that the article, The Case for the Entourage Effect and Conventional Breeding of Clinical Cannabis: No “Strain,” No Gain, has just been published and is available for download, open source. Thus, you are welcome

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SEEDSMAN SPECIAL | UK REPORT

HOW ACCESSIBLE IS MEDICAL CANNABIS IN THE UK? When the British government approved medical cannabis on November 1st 2018, many people naturally assumed that they would soon be able to receive their medical marijuana from the NHS. Yet according to a study that appeared last month in the Journal of Psychopharmacology, only 12 prescriptions for unlicensed cannabis-based products have so

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JUNE NEWS UPDATE | 15th June 2020

Medical cannabis in the UK: From principle to practice First Irish-based cannabis fund launched in Dublin. Óskare Fund seeks long-term returns from medical use of marijuana The digital edition of the Nicotine & Cannabis Strategies 2020 conference series is going live! What’s in Your CBD? Inaccurate Labels Widespread, Study Finds Cannabidiol or CBD Oil: Help, Hope, and Hype for Psychiatric and Neurologic

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | PROJECT CBD SPECIAL

CANNABIS, CBD & ANXIETY Could cannabidiol help us cope during stressful times? By Mary Biles on May 06, 2020 We are currently living through anxiety provoking times. The coronavirus is the perfect recipe to turn even the most laid back and centered among us into worrying wrecks, imagining the most catastrophic (although unlikely) outcomes for ourselves and our loved ones. And that,

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CANNABINOIDS FOR CANNABIS USE DISORDER?

Scientists often interpret research to suit funding goals. Why is that problematic? BY ADRIAN DEVITT-LEE ON JANUARY 20, 2020 The research is in. Scientists have discovered a cure for cannabis addiction — and it turns out to be cannabis! That was the gist of a headline-generating paper published in JAMA Internal Medicine, a Journal of the American Medical Association, which wasn’t trying to be

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PROJECT CBD SPECIAL | IS CBD TOXIC TO THE LIVER?

And did cannabidiol really kill four-and-a-half mice? BY ADRIAN DEVITT-LEE ON JULY 11, 2019 (UPDATED 18th February 2020) The huge popularity of cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating component of cannabis, has helped to destigmatize the plant and restore its reputation as an important medicinal herb. But bogus science and inept reporting continue to distort how we understand the benefits and risks of CBDand cannabis. An article by

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The November Roundup @ The Hemp Club

Canopy Growth unveils portfolio of cannabis-infused products FDA warns 15 companies for illegally selling various products containing Cannabidiol as agency details safety concerns Early talks underway on future of Denmark’s medical cannabis pilot program Cannabis Producer Khiron Gets First Approval For Colombian Export, Domestic Sale of High-THC Extract EU should adopt German standards on medical cannabis, campaigners say Israel unveils

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | REGISTERING MEDICINAL PRODUCTS IN THE EU: 15th October 2019

ICCI Webinar: How to Register Medicinal Products in the EU with Dr. Martin Votava The International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute is proud to present its third online webinar with Martin Votava, MD, PhD, Prof. Assoc, on the 15th of October, 2019. The title of the webinar is: How to register medicinal products in the EU. After this webinar, participants will: 1) Understand

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | PROJECT CBD SPECIAL REPORT

Comments to the Food & Drug Administration on CBD and Cannabis Project CBD is a California-based educational nonprofit that reports on developments in cannabis science and therapeutics. Founded in 2010, Project CBD was instrumental in introducing cannabidiol (CBD) to the medical cannabis community in California. Interest in CBD spread from that community to become the hugely popular cultural phenomenon that it is today. Subject to little manufacturing oversight, the unregulated CBD market

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GREEN TECH TUESDAY | PRODUCT EARTH HEMP EXPO 23 – 25 AUGUST

THE LEADING UK SHOWCASE FOR The Hemp, CBD and Cannabis SECTOR RAPIDLY EVOLVING SECTOR OF THE INDUSTRY. WORKING IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE BRITISH HEMP ASSOCIATION, WE WILL BE HIGH-LIGHTING THE COMPLETE BUSINESS ECO-SYSTEM OF THIS AMAZING PLANT, IT’S MANY VARIETIES, DERIVATIVES AND USES. Ideally located just south of Coventry in the Midlands, this year’s event promises to be bigger and

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Medical Mondays with ProjectCBD

WHEN CBD ISN’T ENOUGH TO TREAT EPILEPSY Adult epileptics turn to THC when CBD falls short. BY MELINDA MISURACA ON JUNE 26, 2019 Photo by Caroline Sharp Director of Separating The Strains At night you might find Chelsea Leyland, a 31-year-old British celebrity DJ, juggling beats at a flashy Miami party while rocking a Simone Rocha dress that complements her honey-hued hair and

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Saturday Markets Round up @ The Hemp Club | 29th June 2019

Pot stocks among biggest market losers in second quarter: Cannabis investors must have a pretty strong stomach after what the sector went through in the past quarter. Canadian pot stocks were among the biggest laggards in the second quarter of 2019 for a myriad of reasons, ranging from softer-than-expected sales to supply chain issues that continue to punish the sector. The

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DEVELOPMENTS IN THE EUROPEAN CANNABIS MARKET | European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Addiction PAPERS

Content: Introduction (p. 3) l Herbal cannabis (p. 4) l Cannabis resin (p. 6) l Concentrated extracts of cannabis (p. 10) l Edibles (p. 12) l Synthetic cannabinoids (p. 13) l Cannabis-based medicinal products (p. 13) l Conclusions (p. 15) l References (p. 16) l Acknowledgements (p. 19) Key points: This publication reviews how a number of factors impact on the

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Wednesday Report: FDA Hearing 31st May 2019/ Cannabis-Derived Compounds

“The Food and Drug Administration is announcing a public hearing to obtain scientific data and information about the safety, manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale of products containing cannabis or cannabis-derived compounds” PUBLIC HEARING Scientific Data and Information about Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds; Public HearingMAY 31, 2019 On This Page Event Information Event Materials Date:May 31, 2019Time:May

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Farmers Friday: The Need for Cannabis Standards

ASTM Standardization News FULL ARTICLES AND THANKS TO THE ASTM: https://www.astm.org/standardization-news/?q=features/need-cannabis-standards-mj17.html New cannabis committee addresses industry demands for standards that support consistent testing, personnel training, and more. BY JACK MAXWELL The notion of a robust global cannabis industry — with branded products, corporate stakeholders, and government regulations at various levels — would have been unthinkable just a few decades ago. Yet

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | There Needs to Be More Research on How Cannabis Affects Dreams?

Most people forget their dreams shortly after waking. As soon as the eyelids flutter open, an entire evening of vivid adventures and abstract situations shuffle to an end, often leaving only lingering traces of their presence — a fragment of a dress here, the flashing face of a stranger there. While some individuals may be adept at remembering these mysterious

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Weekend EU RoundUp @ TheHempClub.co.uk

EUROPEAN NEWS: 250 doctors qualified to prescribe medicinal cannabis in Luxembourg… Hemp food stakeholders in Europe have taken a stand over hemp extracts in Germany after that country’s Federal Office of Consumer … CBD In Spain: Hemp Market Neglected In Spain Due To EU CBD Ban… Boulder, Colorado, April 18, 2019: Mile High Labs, the largest extractor of CBD isolate in

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NISHI WHITELEY | Chronic Relief

Chronic Relief: A Guide to Cannabis for the Terminally & Chronically Ill by Nishi Whiteley (512) 658-3836 This Medical Cannabis Guide Book Bridges the Gap between Science and Safe Use Austin, Texas – The newly released book Chronic Relief: A Guide to Cannabis for the Terminally & Chronically Ill serves as a great resource for the cannabis curious. After seeing the relief

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Monday RoundUp @ The Hemp Club 1.04.19

HOUSEPLANT – THE NEW CANNABIS BRAND TORONTO – Actor Seth Rogen and screenwriter Evan Goldberg are teaming up with Canopy Growth Corp. to launch a cannabis brand called Houseplant. The Vancouver-born star of Pineapple Express and the Canadian screenwriter, with whom Rogen collaborated on the stoner film, are co-founders of the Toronto-based company. “Houseplant is a passion we’ve brought to life through drive

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Wednesday Report @ The Hemp Club

ICBC Barcelona 2019 In Pictures, Setting the Stage for Berlin! Published By Anthony Johnson on March 18, 2019  The International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) first made its foray into Europe three years ago in Berlin, and is gearing up to return to that great city for the third straight year this March 31st to April 2nd. Before heading to Germany, the ICBC made a stop

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Americans 4 Safe Access SUNDAY SPECIAL| 1 more day until their 7th annual National Medical Cannabis Unity Conference

They wanted to give everyone a sneak peak at their program book Welcome Letter (below) and agenda to see what makes this conference so special and why they work so hard to put on this conference year after year. This year, with the help of their sponsors, they were able to provide financial support to over 50 patients from all over the country

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Wednesday Report |The Cannabis Co-Working Space Coming to London

It would seem that the cannabis industry is thriving in the UK since the 1st November Home Office announcement that medical cannabis is legal. The announcement has not yielded anywhere near the level of access to cannabis that many were hoping for (or indeed, relying on) as since the November 1st announcement, the number of people who have actually accessed

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SATURDAY ROUND UP @ THE HEMP CLUB

FastForward Invests GBP2 Million In Medical Cannabis Firm EMMAC Second medical cannabis investment after successful Nuuvera Inc. investment in 2017 The Board of AIM-listed FastForward Innovations Limited, trading under the symbol FFWD, is pleased to announce that the Company has today subscribed for 6,666,667 new shares in EMMAC Life Sciences Limited (“EMMAC”) at a price of £0.30 per share for

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ASA | Cannabis 101 Workshop

The mission of Americans for Safe Access (ASA) is to ensure safe and legal access to cannabis (marijuana) for therapeutic use and research. Cannabis 101 Workshop Join them for a FREE Workshop Cannabis 101 with Dr. William Troutt When: Monday, March 18, 2019  4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Where: Omni Shoreham Hotel, Embassy Room This workshop will explore how this powerful and safe botanical

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WEDNESDAY MARKET REPORT | EU votes to support medical cannabis

The Cannabis Industry | Fuelling Green Tourism International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) ICBC BARCELONA 2019 | 14 March 2019 Auditori de Cornellà/W Hotel It’s no secret that progressive cannabis laws can create jobs and generate revenue for locales that have legalized, regulated, and taxed marijuana. However, less known is the impact that cannabis-related activities can have on the tourism dollars brought in from both travelers that are intentionally

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Medical Monday | PROJECT CBD LAUNCHED RESEARCH PLATFORM TO STUDY CBD EFFICACY

A HUGE THANK YOU TO: ProjectCBD for this information and survey by PROJECT CBD ON NOVEMBER 28, 2018 Calling all CBD users, FOR FULL ARTICLE AND LINKS TO SURVEY FOLLOW THIS LINK Whether your remedy is fresh flower or concentrate, tincture or vape oil, cannabis or hemp-derived—we’re asking you to share your CBD experience by participating in a user-friendly, interactive research survey. Give us feedback about what’s

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Medical Mondays: CHILE PASSES HOME GROWN LAW FOR PATIENTS

This January 7 the Law of Safe Cultivation should enter the Senate, which is to continue with the initiative that supports the medicinal use of marijuana. Foundations related to the use of medicinal cannabis ensure that at least 35 thousand Chilean patients use it with appropriate medical and therapeutic accompaniment , which has reduced the use of opioid analgesics and

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Green Tech Tuesday: Leapfroging Old Technology, A Switch To Innovative Solutions

With the marijuana industry growing each year as more and more states legalize, there are also concerns as how to regulate a product that is infamously secretive and under the radar. Blockchain technology has been trying to offer some answers to a lot of the questions raised, concerning how to legally sell a product that’s been illegal for so long.

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Medicinal Monday: Cleaning Up/ DEM Pure Certificates, our future?

DEM Pure Commitment A DEM Pure Certificate redefines what the Cannabis industry sees as pure, clean medicine. Cannabis has had many generations of being demonized, ostracized and misunderstood. We are now out of prohibition with a wonderful opportunity to create our own standards and expectations on how medicine should be treated, grown and perceived. A Pure certification involves education and

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How the International Cannabis and Cannabinoid Institute started: THE ICCI

SOURCE:  THE ICCI With specific reference to Parkinson’s Disease (please read to the end of this blog for the link to the full Review). About: An undeniable global interest in the study of cannabis treatments inspired the creation of the International Cannabis and Cannabinoid Institute (ICCI), the first Center of Excellence in this field located in the heart of Europe

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Medicinal Mondays – Tobacco on the way out?

Could these signs lead to a healthier future?  Tobacco on the way out, Marlboro is moving away from Cigarettes.  Altria takes C$2.4bn stake in Canadian pot group Cronos. The Financial Times wrote that Marlboro cigarette manufacturer Altria has struck a deal to have a stake in Canadian  Cronos to acquire a  C$2.4bn ($1.86bn) shareholding, as a portion of the tobacco

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The Hemp Club Wednesday Market Report – Regenerative Cultivars

TOP 8 – THCMarkets Australians to Conduct First Marijuana Clinical Trial for Brain Cancer Two Australians, a naturopath and a neurosurgeon, have teamed up to conduct the first clinical trial in the world aimed at finding out whether cannabis can be used to treat glioblastoma, one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer. ChineseInvestors.com, Inc. (CIIX) Presenting at the

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Green-Tech-Tuesday: Innovation, AI and Robotics

Just imagine the amazing results of a world in the not so distant future offering absolutely-automated Cannabis farming, with out-of-this-world extraction techniques and cutting-edge growing technology. We stand nowadays at the verge of widespread worldwide legalization for an industry that has largely been pushed forwards by empowering the everyday person to take control of their own destiny. Can the future of cannabis lie with software applications and/or hardware developers, instead of the growers themselves?  Is it  a viable concept that technology may

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Organic Regenerative Cannabis Cultivation Conference

VANCOUVER – BRITISH COLUMBIA  The Science of Organic Regenerative Cannabis Cultivation Conference January 11-13, 2019 Ticket available here:  https://www.regenerativeorganiccannabis.com/vancouver-british-columbia Well Done Canada, you are the first, and thanks for highlighting that we need this plant in our daily lives “The goal is to grow organically and to become regenerative. With this all in mind our focus and tool belt will

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The Hemp Club Weekly – Saturday News Round up 1.12.18

U.S FARMING BILL Unsurprisingly There’s An Uptick On Hemp Shares On Farm Bill News Farm Bill advancing through Congress; legal hemp cultivation looming; shares up 29% By: Douglas W. House,  SOURCE: SA News Editor Nano cap Hemp (OTCPK:HEMP +28.5%) is up on triple normal volume in apparent reaction to its announcement that the U.S. 2018 Farm Bill is nearing the finish line, including a

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The Hemp Club Weekly Saturday Round-Up 24.11.18

EUROPE FALSE HOPE:  Medical cannabis in the UK.  “I agree with Stevens regarding the position that people wanting to use cannabis for their health now find themselves in, essentially forced to break the law as the new access to cannabis products process is overly cautious.  It is difficult to know if restricted access to cannabis products under this new policy is

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Wednesday Market Report – BEYOND ORGANIC

Maintaining Purity in Cultivation Inputs and Practices Total worldwide cultivation demand for dried cannabis flower is forecast to more than triple from 2.1 million pounds in 2017 to 6.9 million pounds in 2022, according to the “Flower: The Foundation of the Cannabis Industry” report released today by Arcview Market Research in partnership with BDS Analytics. That growth in cultivation demand will largely be

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The Hemp Club Week 17.11.18

UK, WORLD and HEALTH CANNABIS POLICY PROTECTS CONSUMERS – REGULATES TRADEIn Germany, local district legislation wants to help the delivery of cannabis to adults, educate and prevent. According to DAZ.online, Mrs. Stamm-Fibich, a Member of the German Bundestag for the SPD parliamentary group, the SDP’s policy is that chemists/ pharmacies should be the exclusive point of sale for cannabis and

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THC Podcast of the Week with the Legendary Dr. Ethan Russo

A highly informative and accurate interview with The Master, Dr. Ethan Russo!  This Legend is referred too as the Rock Star of the Cannabis Business. I quote: “In this episode we discuss current cannabis research, the endocannabinoid system, the future potential of medical cannabis, cannabis as a gateway drug and much more. Not one to be missed! IMAGE: https://www.icci.science/en/services/clinical-trial-management/ PODCAST and

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THC HEADLINES SATURDAY 10TH NOVEMBER 2018

EUROPE    Professor Michael Barnes Backs Jersey Proposal    Israel’s “Temporary Work Stop” for Tikun Olam   Denmark helps Ireland source Medicinal Cannabis   Canopy Growth is eyeing up Italy, Greece and Spain AMERICA   Chemesis International Inc. agrees on Columbian deal   Uruguay’s 20 pending licenses worth $80M WORLD   WHO Revising Cannabis – NO ADDICTIVE PROPERTIES   SKY

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MedMen Trademark Application For ‘Cannabis’

Cannabis retailer and cultivator MedMen has filed a trademark application for the word “cannabis,” it was revealed recently. The application to trademark the word for use in connection with “T-shirts; Short-sleeved or long-sleeved t-shirts” was filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on October 3. Photographs included with the application depict graphic T-shirts with the word “cannabis” superimposed over photographs of

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Greece Gets Growing

The Greek government changed the law on medical cannabis as recently as February of this year. Now it has issued its first cultivation license. Who Is The First Beneficiary? The lucky (first but far from last) firm to receive a cultivation license? Intriguingly, a South American-Canadian cultivation company called ICC Cannabis Corp. The most recent agreement received from the Greek government

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Majority of British public support legalisation of cannabis, survey reveals

More than three in four people willing to use cannabis if advised by a doctor The British public strongly supports the legalisation of cannabis, according to a new poll. Fifty-nine per cent of people surveyed strongly support or tend to support legalisation of the drug, compared to just 31 per cent who oppose the idea. The poll was commissioned by the think tank Volteface and the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis, and carried out

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Francis Ford Coppola is Starting a Lifestyle Cannabis Brand

The legendary, multi-award winning director, producer, screenwriter, and composer Francis Ford Coppola is starting a lifestyle cannabis brand. Already an accomplished vintner, Coppola is using brand awareness from his wines to introduce his “Grower’s Series,” a limited edition, collectible set of three cannabis strains hand-curated by Coppola himself. Partnering with local Humboldt county growers, Coppola’s “Grower’s Series” represents the latest

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MEDICAL CANNABIS IS NOW LEGAL IN THE UK, BUT WHAT CAN WE EXPECT?

November 1, 2018 Medical cannabis is officially available in the UK today via prescription and millions of patients, who suffer from registered conditions that can be treated with cannabis, could qualify for treatment. Access will remain restricted in the short-term but is expected to expand as the number of clinicians listed on the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council

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Tikum Olam – Israeli firm granted first license to grow medical cannabis in Greece

TornosNews.gr 31.10.2018 | 23:12 The Greek government has officially granted a license to a private enterprise to cultivate hemp in Greece. The decision to approve the production of medical marijuana to Israeli company Tikum Olam was published on the official government website “Diavgeia”. The company, which is mainly engaged in growing and developing medical cannabis and medical cannabis products, will

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The cannabis industry in Oceania is in an exciting phase – Prohibition Partners

SOURCE:  https://www.prohibitionpartners.com/the-oceania-cannabis-report The cannabis industry in Oceania is in an exciting phase of development. Medical cannabis is legalized in one of the region’s powerhouses (Australia) and is set to become legal in New Zealand by 2020. There are signs of progress across the region’s smaller island nations too with the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands recently moving from total prohibition to

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Canada Says No to Weed Branding

Canada made cannabis legal last week However, strict marketing regulations make its industry very different from that of most states that have taken the plunge to legalize already. Last week, Canadians were celebrating with huge spliffs in public parks. They were queuing down the street to buy both recreational and medical cannabis legally. Canada Weed Legalization However, if you have

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Trade Group: Nevada to Collect $1B in 7 Years from Marijuana

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A report for a cannabis trade group says marijuana production, processing, and sales could reap more than $1 billion in tax revenue for Nevada over seven years. That’s a key finding in an economic analysis released Oct. 26, 2018, by the Nevada Dispensary Association. It projects that cannabis-friendly policies in tourist-oriented Las Vegas and Reno could make

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A New Crop Of Marijuana Merchants Forms The Future Of Cannabis Retail

Legislators put the cannabis into Canada last week, as the nation became the first major world economy to legalize marijuana for recreational use. Now, as the barriers come crashing down across North America on the sale of what was once reviled as “Reefer Madness”, it’s fascinating to watch how retailers are responding. A whole new crop of “marijuana merchants” (and support services) are popping up,

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Thailand Is About to Legalize Medical Marijuana and It Could Change Everything

Thailand is on the verge of becoming the first country in Asia to legalize medical marijuana, with some advocates saying that nationwide legalization for recreational use might not be far behind. It would be a landmark decision in a part of the world with some of the harshest drug laws on Earth. Thailand has the largest prison population in Southeast Asia,

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Cannabis in Latin America: The Green Revolution is Here

Latin American countries have been experimenting with different legislative and administrative approaches to recreational and medical cannabis, as a new report details. The LATAM Cannabis Report, recently published by Prohibition Partners, sheds lights on how the region is not a homogenous bloc when it comes to cannabis, and the diversity of approaches should be considered – particularly for other countries seeking

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The Danish medical cannabis pilot programme

What does the Danish medical cannabis pilot programme mean for patients, producers and healthcare professionals? How will its success be measured? And what safeguards are in place to ensure the quality of the medicines manufactured? Health Europa explores with Minister of Health Ellen Trane Nørby to find out more. What was behind the decision to begin a medical cannabis pilot

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Espagne : Podemos prépare une loi pour réguler le cannabis en 2019

SOURCE: https://www.newsweed.fr/espagne-podemos-loi-reguler-cannabis-2019/ Le parti espagnol Unidos Podemos a organisé hier, au Congrès de Députés, un forum intitulé « vers la régulation intégrale du cannabis ». Son leader, Pablo Iglesias, y réitère sa position pro-légalisation et considère la rencontre comme « le point de départ » pour l’élaboration d’une loi que le parti espère présenter au Parlement espagnol dans les premiers mois de 2019. « La légalisation n’est plus qu’une

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Minister starts the debate on Drugs announcing she cannot talk about Cannabis!

Has anyone got any comments they would like to add to this absurd and laughable response? Are @UKParliament, @HouseofCommons, @UKHouseofLords trying to put the Economy in reverse? Surely not!! England needs to move forward fast @CLEARUK #cannabis #canada #news Quote from Ronnie Cowan MP:  “My drugs policy debate in @HouseofCommons has just finished. However, interesting to note the Minister had

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Flying High: Aboard Canada’s First Cross-Country Flight With Cannabis

Source: LEAFLY CANADA STAFF October 19, 2018 Cannabis is officially legal in Canada and while rules, regulations, and retail options vary by province, one policy that applies to all Canadians is that domestic travel with legal cannabis is permitted. In the weeks before the legalization came into effect, Transportation Minister Marc Garneau announced that travelers flying within the country would be able to

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The advancements in cannabis technology are promising, and as with any major medical breakthrough, we need to overcome the challenges and bring forth the solutions

Source: https://www.healthcareglobal.com/pharmaceutical/future-medical-cannabis-personalisation The future of medical cannabis is personalisation By EYAL BARAD, CEO AT CANNABICS PHARMACEUTICALS INC. .  Oct 06, 2018, 9:00AM While the perception around cannabis has started shifting, it still remains under the label of a We live in an era of personalisation, and it is no different when it comes to medicine. Precision medicine remains a hot topic in

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AusCann looks to tighten grip on Latin American medicinal cannabis growth spurt

source: https://smallcaps.com.au/auscann-dayacann-latin-american-medicinal-cannabis-growth-spurt/ By George Tchetvertakov – October 1, 2018 Khiron has its core operations in Colombia and is fully licensed for the cultivation, production, distribution and export of both tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) medical cannabis. 57 SHARES Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Whatsapp Print Email One of Australia’s most prominent medical cannabis growth stories AusCann (ASX: AC8) has announced that its

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Invictus is Flush With $20 Million in New Funding, Making Cannabis Deliveries and Pursuing EU-GMP Certification for Sales in Europe

Source: europe Spotlight Companies  Follow | Thursday, 04 October 2018 10:59 (EST) With legalized recreational cannabis in Canada nearly upon us and November elections in the U.S. likely to result in more states legalizing adult-use or medicinal applications for marijuana, there is obvious excitement in the air. Activity abounds throughout North America, lending to estimates from RBC Capital Markets that the

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Organigram closes $5 Million investment in European hemp and CBD producer Eviana

Source: https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/organigram-closes-5-million-investment-in-european-hemp-and-cbd-producer-eviana-694888371.html NEWS PROVIDED BY OrganiGram Oct 02, 2018, 06:00 ET MONCTON, NB, Oct. 2, 2018 /CNW/ – Organigram Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OGI) (OTCQX: OGRMF), the parent company of Organigram Inc. (the “Company” or “Organigram”), a leading licensed producer of medical marijuana, is pleased to announce that is has closed the previously-announced private placement investment in Eviana Health Corporation

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Latin America: legislation disrupt the global cannabis market

Source: https://www.prohibitionpartners.com/ Authors:  Katrin Magnussen, Eoin Keenan, Alexandra Curley, Stephen Murphy “The Latin American legal cannabis market is one of the fastest growing cannabis industries in the world. The value of the legal market is expected to be worth over $12 billion by 2028. Low cost exports and favourable legislation will disrupt the global cannabis market.” The LATAM Cannabis Report™

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Everything you need to know about CBD oil

SOURCE AND A WHOLE LOT MORE:  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317221.php Last updated Fri 27 July 2018 By Jon Johnson Reviewed by Debra Rose Wilson, PhD, MSN, RN, IBCLC, AHN-BC, CHT What is CBD oil? Benefits Legality Side effects Risks How to use People take or apply cannabidiol to treat a variety of symptoms, but its use is controversial. There is some confusion about what it

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Smoke of ‘weed’ sweeping across Africa strikes Kenya

By Gatonye Gathura Published: Sep 22nd 2018 at 21:50, Updated: September 22nd 2018 at 21: A wind of change over ‘pot’ is sweeping across Africa, with three countries lifting restrictions on the drug in a year. Kenya, it seems, is raring to follow suit. As investors in the Americas craved marijuana stocks this week, South Africa was coming to terms with a constitutional court ruling that

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DEA Green Lights Epidiolex as First Cannabis Derived Pharmaceutical

SOURCE: https://www.newcannabisventures.com/dea-green-lights-epidiolex-as-first-cannabis- September 27, 2018 at 9:22 am Breaking News by Alan Brochstein, CFA The DEA has given Epidiolex, the CBD-based pharmaceutical derived from cannabis that was approved by the FDA for the treatment of rare forms of epilepsy in June, Schedule V status according to the Office of the Federal Register. The developer of the pharmaceutical, GW Pharma (NASDAQ:

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