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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

Medical Cannabis Evidence Portal Launched by the Academy of Medical Cannabis (UK)

New repository aims to ensure healthcare professionals can access cutting edge peer-reviewed research and information.

American University to Offer Degree in Medical Cannabis Science

The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy has launched the nation’s first Master of Science program in medical cannabis science and therapeutics.

Centre for Medicinal Cannabis survey finds 6 million adults used CBD in UK

The Centre for Medicinal Cannabis (CMC) has called on politicians, policy-makers, regulators, producers and retailers to play their part to achieve the shared goal of a UK CBD sector that is innovative, responsible and high-quality, delivering both economic benefits, social value, and individual wel

Cannabis In Hospice: Growing Demand And Acceptance For End-Of-Life Care

A new study finds hospice professionals overwhelmingly support using medical cannabis for hospice patients.

'They're gentrifying it': big money muscles in on the cannabis market

At the Cannabis Europa conference this week, business interests will be well represented – to the dismay of veteran campaigners