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New Zealand gets first cannabis advertising campaign

What's thought to be the first advertising campaign for medicinal cannabis has begun.

Medicinal cannabis kills the pain for Invercargill man

Cohen Brown used to get stoned for pain relief, but now he's found another way.

Kiwis support medicinal cannabis for many conditions: Poll

A majority of New Zealanders say medicinal cannabis should be allowed to treat chronic pain, sleep disorders and other conditions, according to a new poll

Canadian doctors call for more education when it comes to prescribing cannabis

Physician-reported knowledge gaps in cannabis education is starting to gain attention

Medicinal Cannabis Bill falls short - NZ Drug Foundation

The Drug Foundation says proposed changes to legislation around the use of medicinal cannabis will disappoint many because the legal defence does not extend to include a wider range of illnesses and caregivers

Australian Cannabis Agency Bill 2018; Second Reading

The speech read as follows: 'The war on drugs is a war on people...'

Cannabis expert says we're just scratching the surface in unlocking the plant's potential

Enthusiasts have spoken of the miraculous effects of their favourite plant for more than 12,000 years, but only now are we beginning to understand the real potential of its powers

Can cannabis save this Maori town in New Zealand?

Companies will look to bring more than 100 jobs to a struggling town if the production of medicinal cannabis becomes legalised

Family can't fill cannabis prescription since recreational use became legal

Cannabis oil has helped ease Akasha Cadieux's chronic pain, but her supply has been cut off since the legalisation of recreational cannabis

Cannabis training for CWH pharmacists

The Chemist Warehouse Group has aligned with Bod Australia to manage dispensing of cannabis in the chain’s 450 stores