Part of the government’s Ministry of Health, New Zealand’s Medical Cannabis Agency launched its new Medical Cannabis Scheme on April 1, 2020, to improve patients’ access to quality medical cannabis products.
The threshold for the importation of medical cannabis has rocketed to 2,000 grams a year from an annual limit of just one gram per year.
As the number of people falling ill to COVID-19 increases, the urgency to find treatment options has one medical cannabis retailer looking for Health Canada approval to conduct a clinical trial with cannabis on people suffering from the highly contagious respiratory illness.
Vertically integrated cannabis company Khiron Life Sciences Corp. KHRNF 12.18% has obtained certification of “Good Elaboration Practices for Magistral Preparations with Cannabis” in Colombia. This certification gives the company clearance to sell low-THC medical cannabis to the Colombian market.
Investors are key to increasing patients’ access to cannabis products, Richard Hurley heard at the launch of a cannabis hedge fund
Alcohol use contributes significantly to the risk of all-cause mortality, being the major risk factor for premature death and disability among adults worldwide.
A retired law enforcement officer, Schickel once steadfastly opposed medical cannabis, but his stance has softened. Now he says he’s approaching the question with an open mind.
The Alabama Senate voted 22 to 11 Thursday to allow the use of medical marijuana for certain medical conditions.
Beirut, Lebanon – Lebanon’s parliament is set to vote on a law that would legalise the cultivation of cannabis for medical and industrial use in an effort to boost its crippled economy and curb illicit production of the psychoactive plant.
The state’s list of qualifying conditions covers a range of conditions, including HIV/AIDS, cancer, post-traumatic stress disorder and terminal illnesses. The list also covers people with autism, people living in hospice care and those with a rare condition or disease affecting less than 200,000 people in the United States.