A study published in the American Journal of Medicine suggested that cannabis smokers are skinnier than the average person. They also have healthier metabolisms and better reactions to sugars.Many people are becoming aware and educated on the multiple benefits and advantages of cannabinoids and THC level. Cannabis consumption allows
Lupus is a complex autoimmune condition that affects an estimated 5 million people worldwide. According to anecdotal evidence, some lupus patients are turning to medical marijuana for relief of their symptoms.Lupus is a chronic inflammatory condition that causes the body’s immune system to attack healthy tissue and organs.
There seems to be enough evidence on the beneficial effects of cannabis in relation to neuropathic pain to warrant more research.Neuropathy is a generalized term which signifies exhibited symptoms of nerve damage in a human being. Neuropathic pain is one of these symptoms. Neuropathic pain arises from a wide
A biotech firm launched clinical trials in the Netherlands to test whether its cannabis chewing gum could help treat irritable bowel syndrome. And now, it is becoming an industry game changer.IN 2017, a group of Researchers tested 40 adult patients and CanChew Plus chewing gum. CanChew contains 50 mg
The focus was on enforcement challenges related to 46 illegal cannabis dispensaries as the Hamilton Police Service presented its 2018 budget request to the city council.The proposed $161-million budget represents a funding increase of 2.45 percent. Superintendent Ryan Diodati says executing search warrants, and the seizure and storage
A former assistant police chief from Kentucky told a Louisville Metro Police recruit that if he catches juveniles smoking marijuana, he should “shoot them.” Well, only if they are black.According to documents released Friday, Todd Shaw sent several “highly disturbing racist and threatening Facebook messages” to a recruit. In
For all the pot brownie lovers or THC infused food or drink, you’ll have to wait until 2019 for legislation to pass.Marijuana edibles won’t be available for a year after legalization under amendments passed by the Commons health committee Tuesday. Regulating edible cannabis products — candy, peanut butter,
As recreational marijuana sales increase throughout California’s Bay Area, could the newly legal drug end up creating a bump in the real estate market?Researchers looking at the impact of legalized recreational marijuana on Denver’s home prices found a surprising trend. Dispensaries that began selling recreational marijuana had
Winnipeg Compassion Club ends operations after 3 men are charged from police raid last week.Police raided two Winnipeg Compassion Club shops last Monday on McPhillips Street and Pembina Highway. Police seized approximately $25,000 worth of marijuana, $20,000 of the plant in alternative forms and $6,000 in
Discrimination in Maryland’s broader business climate would justify giving minorities and women-owned businesses preferences for entering the state-regulated medical marijuana market.The long-awaited report was ordered by Gov. Larry Hogan (R) on Wednesday. It gives lawmakers the justification to pass legislation to help more minorities break into the industry.
Councillor Robert Beaudry says Montréal is taking ‘public health approach, not public security.’The Project Montréal administration says Montreal welcomes Quebec’s proposed legislation on the legalization of cannabis. But they want to make sure the city gets its fair share of the revenue. Montreal is seeking a third of
Up to 90 children with severe epilepsy will have early access to medicinal cannabis in Victoria, as the state sets its sights on becoming the country’s leading exporter.Victoria became the first state to legalize medicinal cannabis in 2016. And they have also successfully trialed imported products on 29
During a discussion at a New York conference in October, Kevin Chen described a groundbreaking discovery that could be a huge push for innovation within the cannabis industry. It’s called Cellular Agriculture.Cellular agriculture uses genetic modification to craft products with certain amounts of specified cannabinoids. Also, proponents have