National Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes Americans with ancestry in Spanish-speaking nations. During this month, we celebrate the contributions of these people to the US as well as the various histories and cultures of the countries they represent. Many Hispanic nations celebrate their independence during this month, and September 15 was chosen as the starting point […]

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The Pa. Department of Health on Monday issued temporary regulations for state residents who are considering taking part in the state’s medical marijuana program. Seventeen conditions will qualify patients, among them terminal illness, cancer, PTSD, glaucoma, autism, MS, ALS, and neuropathic pain or pain that is non-treatable with opioids. Only refined hash oil-based products will […]

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A lawsuit challenges the constitutionality of part of a new state law that requires a coveted medical-marijuana license to go to a black farmer. Columbus Smith, a black farmer from Panama City, filed the lawsuit, alleging that the law is so narrowly drawn that only a handful of black farmers could qualify for the license. […]

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Joel Brown says that he didn’t know a lot about pot’s properties before he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma cancer in 2014. “But when you’re facing death, you want to really become part of the treatment and figure out what’s going on,” he says. “So I started looking at alternative therapies.” As a 28-year-old chef […]

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Researchers suggest that the use of potent cannabinoids have the potential to trigger seizures. While a number of studies have suggested that marijuana may be effective for reducing seizures, new research cautions that potent and synthetic forms of the drug have the opposite effect. Researchers from the University of Tsukuba in Japan found that natural tetrahydrocannabinol […]

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CSE: INOTCQB: IMLFF VANCOUVER, Sept. 25, 2017 /CNW/ – InMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“InMed” or the “Company”) (CSE: IN; OTCQB: IMLFF), a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and development of novel, cannabinoid-based drug therapies, announced today an update to its investors and stakeholders on the significant advancements in its proprietary technology for the microbial biosynthesis […]

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Marijuana, which goes by several names such as weed, herb, pot, grass, bud, ganja, Mary Jane etc., refers to the dried flowers of a herbaceous plant scientifically known as Cannabis Sativa. The Cannabis plant is a source of over 400 compounds, including 60 cannabinoids. Of the 60 cannabinoids, two in particular, namely delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, aka THC […]

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