January 2019

Small biotech stocks can provide investors with opportunities to make big gains — assuming the companies win regulatory approval for their drug candidates and transform from money sinks into cash generators. They can also fail spectacularly, punishing investors severely. Two companies with near-term catalysts on the horizon and reasonable chances of becoming profitable are GW […]

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Mark Taylor is a veteran journalist with a specialty in health and medical topics. He’s a co-founder and past board member of the Association of Health Care Journalists and a former Kaiser Foundation media fellow with deep experience in the economics of health care. …read more at https://news.weedmaps.com/2019/01/philadelphia-university-creates-masters-course-for-cannabis-education/

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The buzz surrounding cannabidiol is strong, but folks in the wellness community are whispering about a different cannabinoid compound, one that might help you sleep at night. You may have heard of the murmurs, but what is CBN? The most dominant cannabis compounds, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), steal all the attention, but cannabinol, or CBN, could […]

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TEL AVIV, Israel and BETHESDA, Maryland, Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB: CNBX), a leader in personalized cannabinoid medicine focused on cancer and its side effects, announced that it has filed an additional four provisional patent applications with the Israel Patent Office, for cannabinoid-based drugs and treatments, designed for conditions associated with […]

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DENVER (CBS4) – Thousands of Denver residents who were convicted of low-level marijuana crimes before it was legalized are now eligible to have the charges expunged from their records. On Tuesday, Mayor Michael B. Hancock announced a citywide effort to vacate low-level marijuana convictions that occurred between 2001 and 2013. File photo of marijuana. (Credit: Uriel […]

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CLOSE Remedy, Rockland’s first medical marijuana dispensary, opened its doors to customers at its new location in Bardonia. Seth Harrison/Lohud, The Journal News/Lohud Rockland County’s first medical marijuana dispensary has opened amid politically charged debates over cannabis laws in New York. Valley Agriceuticals opened the dispensary in a small retail complex at 345 Route 304 in Bardonia, spending about […]

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Medical-marijuana dispensaries in Springfield and Grandview were fielding calls Thursday from people who want to reduce their use of narcotic painkillers or avoid the potentially addictive drugs entirely. Those expressing interest in medical marijuana but not having one of the approximately 40 qualifying health conditions for the state’s ongoing program may be able to get legal […]

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CLOSE Andrew Cuomo lays out plan to legalize marijuana in New York Jon Campbell, jcampbell1@gannett.com Drastic changes to New York’s medical marijuana program are tucked into Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to legalize recreational pot. From loosening strict patient eligibility rules to permitting homegrown cannabis for medical use, the once anti-marijuana governor has seemingly conceded to […]

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