9 Aug 2019 | The Sydney Morning Herald
According to patient figures from the Therapeutic Goods Administration, from January 2017 to June 2019 more than 9200 medical cannabis access approvals had been issued. More than 6500 of those were issued this year alone.
7 Aug 2019 | Pedestrian TV
Multiple documentaries, celebrity endorsements, and commercial exposure: Is 2019 the year?
2 Aug 2019 | Australian Associated Press
The change comes as a review of the Narcotic Drugs Act has encouraged the government to bust red tape that is slowing down medicinal cannabis cultivation, production and manufacturing.
1 Aug 2019 | Nine News
Kevin is strictly opposed to recreational cannabis consumption and admits to once having long-standing doubts over medical marijuana being used as a chronic pain treatment.
29 Jul 2019 | ABC Radio National
A new survey by Chronic Pain Australia says thousands more people could be benefiting from taking medicinal cannabis but stigma and regulatory issues are creating barriers.
22 Jul 2019 | Australian Journal of Pharmacy
Chronic pain patients tell pharmacists: we don’t want to be treated like addicts. 68% of survey respondents said they would benefit from more education and knowledge on medicinal cannabis.
22 Jul 2019 | In Situ Science, Sydney Science Festival
In Situ Science is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting scientific research, education and public awareness. The Lambert Initiative's Dr Sam Bannister joins a panel of Sydney's best and brightest science communicators for this live podcast event on August 15
21 Jul 2019 | The Sydney Morning Herald
More than a third of survey respondents said they had spoken to their GP about accessing medicinal cannabis to manage their pain, but faced hurdles including a complicated approval process.
14 Jul 2019 | Stuff NZ
New Zealand's Medicinal Cannabis Scheme is set to be operational in the first quarter of 2020, with regulations made by December this year, according to the Ministry of Health.
6 Jul 2019 | The Northern Daily Leader
Lucy Haslam, and the DC Stories team behind the controversial medicinal cannabis documentary High as Mike, have challenged the songwriters to come up with a theme song for the Australian medicinal cannabis movement.