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on February 20, 2018 in Weekly Videos

Cannabis Stocks Soar

Canadian pot stocks start 2018 with a bang amid California legalization THC BioMed surged 70% intraday and CannaRoyalty jumped 27%, pushing the BI Canada Cannabis Competitive Peers Index up 13% to a record Long line ups to buy marijuana in California and a new ETF sent Canadian pot stocks roaring into the new year. THC BioMed International Ltd. surged 70 per cent intraday and CannaRoyalty Corp. jumped 27 per cent at 2:38 p.m. in Toronto on Tuesday, pushing the BI Canada Cannabis Competitive Peers Index up 13 per cent to a record, extending a run that’s seen it almost...

Canadian pot stocks start 2018 with a bang amid California legalization THC BioMed surged 70% intraday and CannaRoyalty jumped 27%, pushing the BI Canada Cannabis Competitive Peers Index up 13% to a record Long line ups to buy marijuana...

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on February 16, 2018 in Weekly Videos

Big Pharma a Threat to Cannabis Industry

Big Pharma’s anti-marijuana stance aims to squash the competition, activists say Pharmaceutical company Insys spent $500,000 to block legalization in Arizona. Five months later it won approval for a cannabis-derived medical drug As marijuana legalization swept the US in November, Arizona was alone in its rejection of legal weed. There, a pharmaceutical company called Insys was a major backer of the successful campaign to stop the state’s recreational cannabis measure, publicly arguing that pot businesses would be bad for public health and endanger children. But to marijuana activists, the motive of Insys was clear – to squash the competition....

Big Pharma’s anti-marijuana stance aims to squash the competition, activists say Pharmaceutical company Insys spent $500,000 to block legalization in Arizona. Five months later it won approval for a cannabis-derived medical drug As marijuana legalization swept the US in...

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on February 12, 2018 in Weekly Videos

Cannabis & Bone Health

Osteoporosis – Medical Marijuana Research Overview Findings: Effects of Cannabis on Osteoporosis Studies have shown that cannabinoids and the endocannabinoid system play a key role in the regulation of bone metabolism6,11. A deficiency in CB1 cannabinoid receptors has been shown to be associated with accelerated age-dependent osteoporosis because it stimulates bone resorption and significantly reduces bone formation. Deficiencies in CB2 receptors have also been found to be associated with an enhanced bone turnover rate and thus osteoporosis1,4,5. https://www.medicalmarijuanainc.com/osteoporosis-medical-marijuana-research-overview/ Research Finds How Cannabis Supports Bone Health According to recent research, THC, CBD, and CBG can speed up bone healing, prevent...

Osteoporosis – Medical Marijuana Research Overview Findings: Effects of Cannabis on Osteoporosis Studies have shown that cannabinoids and the endocannabinoid system play a key role in the regulation of bone metabolism6,11. A deficiency in CB1 cannabinoid receptors has been...

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on February 10, 2018 in Weekly Videos

Pot and your Pets

Cannabis For Your Dog: How It Can Help There’s a popular medicinal herb you can give your dog these days … … and it’s called cannabis. Dog owners are using it to help their pets with a wide range of ailments – from anxiety to arthritis to cancer. Are dogs going to pot? Not exactly. The cannabis dogs are taking is hemp, not marijuana. dogsnaturallymagazine.com/cannabis-dog-can-help/ Pot for pets: Could medical marijuana help your dog? Why? Alison is the CEO of TreatWell Health, a Californian firm making medical marijuana products for people – and their canines. Her rivals include Treatibles,...

Cannabis For Your Dog: How It Can Help There’s a popular medicinal herb you can give your dog these days … … and it’s called cannabis. Dog owners are using it to help their pets with a wide range...

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on February 5, 2018 in Weekly Videos

The Politics of Cannabis

Jeff Sessions’ Reversal of Obama-era Marijuana Policy Threatens Legalized Sales Attorney General Jeff Sessions has said he will rescind the federal policy that takes a hands off approach to states’ legalized marijuana, the Associated Press reported Thursday. Instead Sessions will allow federal prosecutors in areas where the substance is legal to decide how aggressively to enforce federal drug laws, two sources with knowledge of the matter told the AP ahead of a formal announcement expected Thursday. This news comes just after the first sales of legal recreational pot in California on Jan. 1 and Nevada in July 2017. Eight...

Jeff Sessions’ Reversal of Obama-era Marijuana Policy Threatens Legalized Sales Attorney General Jeff Sessions has said he will rescind the federal policy that takes a hands off approach to states’ legalized marijuana, the Associated Press reported Thursday. Instead Sessions...

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on January 5, 2018 in Weekly Videos

Marketing Cannabis in 2018 – Craft Cannabis Producers

Craft cannabis grows in Canada Small-batch cannabis arrives to Canada’s mail-order and LP markets An online auction house called CannadaMarket.com says it has been granted a business license from the City of Victoria to operate its “eBay style medical marijuana marketplace” featuring Canada’s “top craft producers.” The April 18 press release notes vendors including Temple of Calyx, Grow Terra Farms, and Head Stash. https://news.lift.co/craft-cannabis-grows-in-canada/ Proposed pot regulations open door to craft growers, licensing non-violent offenders Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor has released the Liberal government’s proposed cannabis regulations, opening the door to craft marijuana producers, allowing low-risk offenders...

Craft cannabis grows in Canada Small-batch cannabis arrives to Canada’s mail-order and LP markets An online auction house called CannadaMarket.com says it has been granted a business license from the City of Victoria to operate its “eBay style medical...

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on January 2, 2018 in Weekly Videos

Cannabis World Market and Investment

The Global Marijuana Market Will Soon Hit $31.4 Billion But Investors Should Be Cautious The international market for cannabis is projected to hit $31.4 billion by 2021, according to a new report from the Brightfield Group, a cannabis market research firm. Currently, the global market is estimated to be worth $7.7 billion and will see a compound annual growth rate of 60 percent as other countries liberalize their marijuana laws. The U.S. currently drives 90 percent of global cannabis sales, but its share will drop to 57 percent by 2021. That’s in large part thanks to Canada’s plans to...

The Global Marijuana Market Will Soon Hit $31.4 Billion But Investors Should Be Cautious The international market for cannabis is projected to hit $31.4 billion by 2021, according to a new report from the Brightfield Group, a cannabis market...

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on December 20, 2017 in Weekly Videos

Reefer Madness – Our Changing Pot Perception

Reefer Madness… Common Misconceptions of Marijuana What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered. –Ralph Waldo Emerson If you have not had the chance to watch the movie Reefer Madness, you should. You should watch it and then consider the fact that still for many Americans, that is exactly how they view marijuana. As a dangerous, mind altering, reality shattering drug. One that is on the same scale as heroin, and for that reason, it is considered by many, still to this day, to be a nuisance to society. Now I am not here to...

Reefer Madness… Common Misconceptions of Marijuana What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered. –Ralph Waldo Emerson If you have not had the chance to watch the movie Reefer Madness, you should. You should watch...

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on December 18, 2017 in Weekly Videos

Cannabis Christmas

The best Christmas gifts for cannabis enthusiasts in 2017 Christmas is creeping up and fast. But there’s still plenty of time to pick up some weed-friendly gifts before the festivities commence. From portable vaporizers to tasty edible treats, picking out the perfect present is hard when you are overwhelmed by options. That’s why HERB has put together the ultimate Christmas gift guide for weed lovers. Whether you’ll be treating yourself, a friend, or a family member this year, here are all the best Christmas gifts for cannabis enthusiasts. https://herb.co/2017/12/17/best-christmas-gifts-cannabis-enthusiasts/ Pot Advent Calender Pot advent calendar sales on fire, buyers...

The best Christmas gifts for cannabis enthusiasts in 2017 Christmas is creeping up and fast. But there’s still plenty of time to pick up some weed-friendly gifts before the festivities commence. From portable vaporizers to tasty edible treats, picking...

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on December 15, 2017 in Weekly Videos

Legalization Of Marijuana Worldwide

Weed around the world: what legal marijuana looks like in other countries Canada is on track to become the second country in the world to legalize the consumption and sale of recreational marijuana, after Uruguay made the big leap in 2014. On Thursday, the Liberal government introduced its Cannabis Act, which allows people aged 18 and over to purchase and consume marijuana. Much like alcohol, many of the nuts and bolts of legislation will be left to the provinces, who will be able to raise the minimum age if they so wish, and will be required to implement a...

Weed around the world: what legal marijuana looks like in other countries Canada is on track to become the second country in the world to legalize the consumption and sale of recreational marijuana, after Uruguay made the big leap...

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