Compassion Petition Needs Signatures

Sign The Petition Here We are seeking help for our 12 year old daughter who suffers from intractable epilepsy (and autism). She has run out of treatment options and her neurologist has now had medicinal cannabis oil prescribed for her.  But we were forced to put her in residential care in September as we were…

These 6 companies will win the Canadian marijuana space, says M Partners

BY NICK WADDELL M Partners analyst Mason Brown say the Canadian marijuana legalization experience will be a “rollercoaster ride”, but says a few Canadian marijuana stocks are poised to reap the lion’s share of the benefit. In a special report to subscribers on January 18, Brown said the beer industry is the best way to…

Cape Breton-grown hemp seed oil hits European stores Pharmaceutical executive Parker Rudderham wants to tap local farms in effort to expand production

This article shows how the government has effectively hidden the Toxic waste dump known as the Sydney Tar Ponds under the umbrella of “green and fair” with aggressive publicity and manipulation of facts while potentially endangering both the townsfolk and now threatening Europe.This act shows us growing the best plant in the world in the…

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Kinder Morgan protest, Vancouver So, in the big town of Bancroft (rural eastern Ontario, pop 3000), which is, in fact, my hometown, a semi-retired environmental scientist organized a Kinder Morgan protest vigil a couple of weeks ago. About 25 people – mostly women – came out to stand in the rain…

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A COMPLETE MANIFEST of The PATENT that the USA holds on Cannabis since 1999. Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants US 6630507 B1 ABSTRACT Cannabinoids have been found to have antioxidant properties, unrelated to NMDA receptor antagonism. This new found property makes cannabinoids useful in the treatment and prophylaxis of wide variety of oxidation associated diseases,…

Understanding the New Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations

Health Canada August 2016 Introduction The way individuals access cannabis for medical purposes is changing. As of August 24, 2016, the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) will replace the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR). Legal access to dried marijuana for medical purposes was first provided in 1999 using unique section 56…

Restrictions on pot-safety testing put public at risk, scientists warn

GREG MCARTHUR AND GRANT ROBERTSON The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Jul. 28, 2016 8:53PM EDT Last updated Friday, Jul. 29, 2016 8:58AM EDT Health Canada’s restrictive approach to marijuana safety testing is putting the public at risk, a growing chorus of scientists and activists warns – saying consumers are potentially being exposed to contamination…

Unregulated medicinal-pot industry is putting consumers are risk

GLOBE EDITORIAL The Globe and Mail Published Sunday, Jul. 31, 2016 5:00PM EDT Last updated Sunday, Jul. 31, 2016 5:00PM EDT We don’t let you cook up medicines in your kitchen and dispense them on your front lawn, or brew moonshine in your garage and sell it from a storefront. There are all kinds of…

Globe investigation puts dispensary marijuana to the test

INVESTIGATION Globe investigation puts dispensary marijuana to the test The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Jul. 28, 2016 6:00AM EDT Last updated Thursday, Jul. 28, 2016 7:11AM EDT As the federal government explores how to properly legalize marijuana, hundreds of dispensaries have sprung up in Vancouver and Toronto – all of them selling a product…

Seniors with access to medical marijuana use fewer prescription drugs: U.S. study

RONNIE COHEN Reuters Published Thursday, Jul. 07, 2016 8:52AM EDT Last updated Thursday, Jul. 07, 2016 8:53AM Physicians wrote significantly fewer prescriptions for painkillers and other medications for elderly and disabled patients who had legal access to medical marijuana, a new study finds. In fact, Medicare saved more than $165 million in 2013 on prescription…