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Australian rural doctors preparing for medicinal cannabis

Clearing up confusion regarding medical cannabis will be a key topic at the upcoming Rural Medicine Australia (RMA17) conference in Melbourne.

AusCann Group Holdings talks cannabis market in Australia

AusCann Group Holdings Managing Director Elaine Darby, talks plan for the year ahead and potential market size in Australia.

Top Republican senator introduces a medical marijuana research bill

Senator Orrin Hatch introduced a bipartisan bill Wednesday to facilitate medical marijuana research in an especially pun-filled manner.

Patients to get easier access to medicinal cannabis under Greens bill

Greens leader to introduce a bill to clear the way for importers to stock medicinal cannabis products more easily

New opportunity opens up

Online tool brings the medicinal cannabis supply chain a step closer to the dispensary Pharmacists’ ability to dispense medicinal cannabis is moving another step closer .

Does marijuana affect your sleep?

If you speak to someone who has suffered from insomnia at all as an adult, chances are good that person has either tried using marijuana, or cannabis, for sleep or has thought about it.

Medical cannabis supplier Jenny Hallam says her prosecution is "disgusting' and a "waste of money".

A woman charged with drug offences over the supply of medicinal cannabis has labelled her prosecution "disgusting' and a "waste of money".

Cannabis boom not so certain as philanthropist lobbies for cheap imports

Brave fundies and retail investors are punting on exponential growth in profits from the "pot stocks" supplying cannabinoids to the domestic market and for export overseas.

Olivia Newton-John to champion medical marijuana use In Australia

Olivia Newton-John says she wants Australians to have easier access to medical marijuana as the iconic Aussie star battles cancer for a second time.

Australian pot stocks: August update

One of the most talked about areas of the market this year has been the fledgling medicinal cannabis industry.