Medical Marijuana

Marketing to Seniors

Recent Research Bolsters the Case That Cannabis Benefits Seniors

Marijuana prohibition has long barred research on the plant's many benefits but that's changing.
CBD

Early Research Is Hopeful About CBD and Depression

Scientists in Brazil have found that CBD interacts positively with serotonin receptors in the brain.
Veterans

Congress May at Last Allow VA Doctors to Prescribe Marijuana to Veterans

About 60 percent of vets returning from Iraq and Afghanistan return home with chronic pain to a medical system that only gives them opioids.
CBD

Is CBD Better Than Big Pharma? Patients Seem to Think So.

CBD is far less expensive, has practically zero side effects and often has the same or better efficacy.
Medical Marijuana

New Jersey Needs at Least 15 More Cultivators to Supply Projected Increase in Medical Marijuana Patients

The Garden State anticipates the number of patients will triple, and more likely will increase five-fold, in the next three years.
Immigration

The Feds Decree There Is No Legal Marijuana Use for Immigrants

Marijuana prohibition remains what is has always been -- a tool to oppress the marginalized.
Medical Marijuana

This Mom Entrepreneur Is Developing Medicinal Cannabis to Treat Kids With Autism

Erica Daniels has dedicated her life to teaching families how cannabis can help their kids with autism.
R&D

How Israel Became the Global Leader in Cannabis Research

Israeli researchers have explored the plant's seemingly limitless beneficial uses for decades while the US remained stubbornly in a prohibition dark age.
CBD

The Link Between CBD and Sleep

CBD is a low-risk alternative to over-the-counter insomnia treatments.
CBD

Study Finds CBD Oil Helped Dogs Suffering Seizures

The study, while small, is another indication that medical cannabis has veterinary uses.
Legal Marijuana

Pay Attention to These 6 Cannabis Industry Trends

The weed businesses that thrived four years ago don't necessarily yield big profits today as new cannabis industry trends dictate the market.
Medical Marijuana

Why Synthetic CBD Is (Probably) the Future of Cannabis Pharma

The first company to create and patent a CBD compound will have a serious edge in this fast-growing industry.
Legal Marijuana

The Cannabis Industry Is Embracing John Boehner as Reluctantly as He Is Embracing Cannabis

Boehner's public change-of-heart on marijuana coincided with his appointment to the board of Acreage but he has still never touched the stuff.
Athletes

Why Former NBA Star Al Harrington is Betting On Cannabis

The athlete is working to get sports leagues to embrace cannabis and CBD as a valuable resource for healing.
Medical Marijuana

Will Medical Cannabis Sales Eventually Surpass Recreational Sales?

We are on the brink of a global medical cannabis boom.