Cannabidiol research regulations

DEA Relaxes Cannabidiol Regulation (A Smidge)

The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has made life for cannabidiol (CBD) researchers in the USA easier; well, a little anyway. Cannabidiol is one...
Colombia - medical cannabis

Growing Medical Marijuana Legalized In Colombia

A decree by Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos will see the rapid growth of a legitimate medical cannabis farming industry in the South American...
Medical cannabis course

University Of Vermont Offers Medicinal Cannabis Course

The University of Vermont's Pharmacology Department recently announced a new course dealing with medical cannabis; possibly the first medical school in the USA to...
Katelyn Faith - Cannabis - CBD

Katelyn Faith – New Cannabidiol-Rich Cannabis Strain

A Minnesota company believes a new strain of cannabis plant it has developed has the highest levels of the cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) in the...
Medicinal cannabis - Hawaii

Hawaii Readies For Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Hawaii's Department of Health has made interim administrative rules for the state's medical cannabis dispensary program available. The state already has a medical cannabis program,...
U.S Cannabis Industry And Banks

U.S. Cannabis Industry’s Cash Crisis

The U.S. medical cannabis industry is in the midst of somewhat of a cash crisis - but it's not the type usually experienced by...
Canadian Paediatric Society - Cannabis

Canadian Paediatric Society Cautious On Cannabis

With discussion concerning medical cannabis for therapeutic use in children  increasing; the Canadian Paediatric Society has just released its position statement on the topic...
Industrial Hemp - New Jersey

New Jersey Eyes Local Industrial Hemp Industry

Two bills sponsored by Assemblyman Reed Gusciora to enable the cultivation of industrial hemp in New Jersey advanced on Friday. The first bill deals with...
Cannabis Collaboration - Tasmania And New South Wales

Tasmania And New South Wales’ Cannabis Collaboration

The state governments of New South Wales and Tasmania in Australia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) relating to collaboration on clinical trials,...
Cannabis - Cannabidiol and Epilepsy

Cannabis Compound Shows Promise In Treating Childhood Epilepsy

Further evidence has emerged that cannabidiol (CBD),  a compound in cannabis, can be effective in treating epilepsy in children. The evidence was presented at the...

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