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Cannabis oil saved son's life... but I had to break the law

MY life changed forever more than six years ago when my younger son Cole began taking seizures when he was just three months old. A year later he…

The CBD craze is getting out of hand. The US FDA needs to act.

The Food and Drug Administration must act to make sure commercial interests don’t strip away any legitimate value that the compound might have.

Careers in Medicinal Cannabis Catch On at Universities

Two major universities are creating the first career paths for young people interested in the business of marijuana. The University of Maryland will offer a master’s degree in medical cannabis, and a new course is being added at Cornell University.

UK Border guards who seized cannabis oil 'put my five-year-old's life at risk'

Legal medicine confiscated at Stansted treats seizures and panic attacks caused by form of epilspsy, says mother

US Military Veterans and Medicinal Cannabis

US Veterans find themselves frustrated with the hurdles they face in trying to access cannabis for medical purposes.

Medical cannabis 'a remarkably useful drug'

New Zealand GPs need to prepare themselves for prescribing medical cannabis to patients, a visiting UK expert says.

Medical Cannabis Users Feel 'Elbowed Out' By Canada's Legalization

The lack of supply concerns Canadians who rely on the medicine.

Israeli College to offer Degree Specialising in Medicinal Cannabis

Courses offered in the program that will commence during the next academic year will focus on the growth and production of medical cannabis, medicine, pharmacology, economics and law.

NZ Royal College endorses cannabis masterclass

A New Zealand masterclass in medicinal cannabis has been formally endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) – marking a significant first for the country.

1 in 4 Canadian medical cannabis users say it's now harder to access since Adult Use legalisation

According to a recent survey jointly commissioned by Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana (CFAMM), the Arthritis Society and the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA), access issues are just one of the unintended consequences of recreational cannabis legalization affecting medical cannab