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The featured image is courtesy of GrowforVets.org, a cause Cannabis Health supports.   As we pay tribute to the soldiers who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country, I can’t think of a better way to honor them than by helping those who return from war but continue to battle the demons of

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GW Pharmaceuticals announced in a press release that its marijuana-derived drug candidate showed positive “proof of concept” against schizophrenia. GW Pharmaceuticals said that its study of 88 schizophrenics found that those who took its drug cannabidiol in addition to antipsychotic drugs showed improvement in symptoms, relative to the placebo group,

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Aphios, a biotechnology company based in Massachusetts, has announced news today that the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded it a Phase II of a Fast Track SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) grant to manufacture CBD from marijuana. The primary goal of this grant is to is

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The New York State Medical Marijuana Producers have been announced. A press release issued by the New York State Department of Health stated that PharmaCann LLC, Empire State Health Solutions LLC, Columbia Care NY LLC, Etain, LLC, and Bloomfield Industries Inc have been awarded coveted licenses to grow and dispense

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Fiorello Pharmaceuticals Inc.,based in New York City, announced Monday that it would fund the research into medical marijuana uses if it secures a license to provide the drug. The pharmaceutical company is competing for one of the state’s five medical marijuana licenses, and pledged Monday to provide $5 million in

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