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It’s been less than two years since the founding of Mineral, an Austin-based CBD cannabis oil company marrying equal parts wellness, lifestyle, and trend. In that time, however, its popularity has soared, thanks in part to co-founder/brand ambassador/man-about-town, Matthew “Mills” Miller. When we last met up with Miller in July 2018, the company had just […]

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The Investing News Network spoke with Eyal Barad, CEO of Cannabics Pharmaceuticals, about the company’s approach to treating cancers. Cannabics Pharmaceuticals (OTCQB:CNBX) is taking a unique approach in treating different types of cancers with its drug-screening tools and artificial intelligence (AI) platform to develop cannabinoid-based therapies that are more specific to a patient. Although the […]

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Medical cannabis greatly interests researchers studying symptoms of certain neurological disorders, including epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, and multiple sclerosis (MS). To date, only a handful of studies have focused on the effects of cannabinoids on symptoms of neurological disorders other than MS. While limited, research has found associations between medical cannabis and the potential improvement of […]

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Since Colorado legalized marijuana in 2012, the number the ER visits linked to cannabis use has increased in one of the state’s largest hospitals. Many of these patients exhibit a condition called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome. Colorado Sees Spike In Marijuana-Related ER Visits Andrew Monte, of the University Of Colorado School Of Medicine, and colleagues analyzed […]

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The CBD and THC in marijuana is getting all the attention these days, but many other cannabinoids hold untapped healing compounds. (Credit: PRO Stock Professional/shutterstock) Medical marijuana is legal in 33 states as of November 2018. Yet the federal government still insists marijuana has no legal use and is easy to abuse. In the meantime, […]

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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb revealed new details about plans to pursue alternative pathways for CBD regulation and also acknowledged that federal prohibition drives research into medical marijuana overseas on Wednesday. Gottlieb’s latest comments were in response to questions from Reps. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Chellie Pingree (D-ME) and Mark Pocan (D-WI) during […]

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BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana pharmacists permitted to dispense medical marijuana and patients waiting for it demanded Monday that state regulators allow therapeutic cannabis to reach shelves by May 15, and one of the growers said it hopes to have a “limited” supply by that deadline. The ultimatum was issued at a meeting to update […]

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Buy Photo Standard Wellness has been awarded a process license by the state for its Gibsonburg medical marijuana cultivation facility. (Photo: Daniel Carson/The News-Messenger, Daniel Carson/The News-Messenger) GIBSONBURG – With its first harvest nearly completed, Standard Wellness has hit another milestone in its fledgling medical marijuana business. The Ohio Department of Commerce last week awarded a certificate […]

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The North Dakota Senate on Monday rejected adding edibles as a seventh legal form of medical marijuana, an expansion that had been sought by advocates and also supported by the state Health Department. The bill stipulated that edibles couldn’t be in a form such as an animal shape or cartoon character shape or in a […]

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