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Australian patients' medicinal cannabis plight continues

The struggles of patients in Australia depending on medical cannabis to improve their quality of life has hit the headlines again.

Teardrop of India: the future of Sri Lankan cannabis faces challenges

Despite the growing support for cannabis internationally, and—as previously discussed—the rich history of Ceylonese cannabis culture, there are major barriers standing in the way of a legal future for ganja in Sri Lanka.

Israel set to become major exporter of medical cannabis

Israel will soon become a major exporter of medical cannabis and be one of the only nations in the world to officially export the plant to countries that approved it for medicinal use, all the while marijuana remains an illegal, controlled substance in Israel.

The VA can't provide cannabis to veterans with PTSD, so this group gives it out for free

Because the VA can't legally recommend medical marijuana to veterans, a group of California veterans is helping others heal from PTSD by providing them with free cannabis.

Medicinal cannabis 'red-tape' pushing doctors and patients back to illegal products

A mountain of red tape for legal medicinal cannabis is forcing the families of seriously ill patients back into the black market, according to doctors and advocates.

More evidence of CBD's potential in addressing opioid Abuse

University of Mississippi researchers have found more evidence that cannabidiol could be a powerful tool in addressing opioid medicine abuse and addiction.

Psychiatry researcher explains the ‘real and urgent need’ for more research into medical marijuana

Even though pain and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are among the most common reasons people use medical marijuana in the U.S., there isn’t much proof cannabis works for either one of these conditions.

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals announces that Results from Phase 2 STOP Trial

A clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to developing and commercializing innovative transdermal pharmaceutically-produced cannabinoid treatments, today reported top line results from a Phase 2 trial.

The Auscann Group Holdings Ltd share price is up 18% in a week

The Auscann Group Holdings Ltd (ASX:AC8) share price has been amongst the best performers on the market in recent days. Here’s why…

Algae.Tec to plant first batch of medicinal cannabis in Uruguay

Algae.Tec Ltd is planning to plant the first batch of medicinal cannabis crop in Uruguay this September as part of its research and collaboration agreement with Winter Garden Biosciences.