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Cannabis and Incontinence

Project CBD

Scissor-walks and stutter-steps: the familiar dance performed by nearly 33 million Americans suffering from Overactive Bladder ( OAB ) – also known as Spastic Bladder and Detrusor Overactivity. OAB tends to plague people struggling with Multiple Sclerosis ( MS ) or other neurodegenerative diseases

Virginia, Marijuana, and How Medical Legalization May Unfold in the South

NORML

Virginia has been one of the most reluctant states to consider marijuana law reform, though it recently began allowing some forms of cannabis oil for approved patients.

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Higher Education: The Top Universities Offering Cannabis Degrees

Leafly

With the cannabis industry booming, employers are looking for highly skilled labor. Check out these US universities offering degrees in cannabis. The post Higher Education: The Top Universities Offering Cannabis Degrees appeared first on Leafly. Industry Education schools

NJ Governor Vetoes Cannabis Expungement, Calls for Stronger Bill

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Phil Murphy vetoed parts of a bill to expunge low-level cannabis convictions, arguing they didn’t do enough to address the ravages of the drug war. The post NJ Governor Vetoes Cannabis Expungement, Calls for Stronger Bill appeared first on Leafly. Politics expungement legislation new jersey

AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION CALLS ON CONGRESS - HOW MUCH CLOUT DOES THE ABA CARRY FOR CANNABIS REFORM?

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Oklahoma: Expanded Protections for Cannabis Patients to Take Effect

NORML

Legislation will take effect next week expanding protections for state-qualified medical cannabis patients. House Bill 2612 , which was signed into law in March, will go into effect on Friday, August 30.

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Washington State Bans CBD in Food and Beverages

Leafly

Washington state has announced a ban on hemp-derived CBD in food and beverage products. Whether the products are going anywhere is another story. The post Washington State Bans CBD in Food and Beverages appeared first on Leafly.

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22 Real People Explain How Cannabis Helps Them Mentally, Physically, & Emotionally

Miss Marijuana

The word is out that marijuana can have some pretty incredible health benefits. While reading the studies on cannabis and health can be informative, we thought it would be better to ask our community how cannabis helps them.

Surgeon General’s Advisory Highlights Need for Further Cannabis Regulation, Not Criminalization

NORML

OR: OLCC Commission Acts on Marijuana Producer Application Deadlines

Cannabis Law Report

August 23, 2019. OLCC Commission Acts on Marijuana Producer Application Deadlines. Temporary Rules Follow Passage of SB 218. Commission Also Approves Marijuana Licensee Stipulated Settlements.

How Cannabis Helped Me Cope With Grief

Leafly

There's a fine line between using cannabis as an aid and using it as a crutch to overcome an emotional experience. Read our first-person account on how the plant can help with grief. The post How Cannabis Helped Me Cope With Grief appeared first on Leafly. Health anxiety depression edibles

B.C. selling less legal cannabis than any province other than P.E.I.

Cannabis Life Network

VANCOUVER — British Columbia sold less legal cannabis than any province other than Prince Edward Island in the first nine months of legalization and officials blame supply shortages and a slow rollout of retail stores. Statistics Canada data shows- B.C. sold $19.5

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Study: Cannabis Retailers Associated with Drop in Localized Crime

NORML

The establishment of regulated cannabis retailers is associated with a decrease in localized criminal activity, according to data published in the journal Regional Science and Urban Economics.

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Raphael Mechoulam: Pioneer Cannabis Researcher

Medicinal Marijuana Association

As far back as the 1800s,scientistsrealized that there arevaluable effects incannabis.

Chicago to Clear Thousands of Cannabis Arrests During Legalization

Leafly

In Illinois, about 770,000 arrests and convictions, representing about 314,000 people, must be automatically expunged. A San Francisco technology company says it's up to the task. The post Chicago to Clear Thousands of Cannabis Arrests During Legalization appeared first on Leafly.

‘This ain’t your mother’s cannabis!’

Cannabis Life Network

WASHINGTON — U.S. Federal health officials issued a national warning Thursday against marijuana use by adolescents and pregnant women. As more states legalize the increasingly potent drug for medicinal and recreational use.

DEA Promises Progress on Federal Cultivation Applications, But Provides No Timetable for Action

NORML

The US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has once again pledged to take action to better facilitate clinical cannabis research.

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Marijuana and Anemia: What You Need to Know

Greencamp

Anemia affects about a third of the global population. It’s the most common blood disorder with iron deficiency being the. Continue Reading. The post Marijuana and Anemia: What You Need to Know appeared first on Greencamp. Health

DEA Says It Will Finally Let Others Grow Research-Grade Cannabis

Leafly

Two days before a federal court deadline, the DEA says it will do what it said it would do three years ago. The post DEA Says It Will Finally Let Others Grow Research-Grade Cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Politics DEA research

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UNB researcher receives grant to explore medical potential of cannabis

Cannabis Life Network

FREDERICTON — A biochemist at the University of New Brunswick says the legalization of recreational cannabis has opened the door for scientists to find medical potential of cannabis.

New York: New Law Reducing Marijuana Possession Penalties Takes Effect Today

NORML

Legislation reducing marijuana possession penalties and facilitating the expungement of past cannabis convictions took effect today. Assembly Bill 8420-A reduces the penalty for minor marijuana possession violations (up to one ounce) to a $50 fine.

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Weedmaps Dodges Class-Action Lawsuit by Implementing New Advertising Policy

Canna Law Blog

Weedmaps, a major online pot shop directory and cannabis marketplace, announced last week that it will finally no longer allow black-market businesses to advertise on its site.

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5 Years in, Washington Considers a Cannabis Overhaul

Leafly

Officials are proposing an overhaul of the state's cannabis rules, with plans for boosting minority ownership, home deliveries of medical marijuana, and letting the smallest growers increase in size. The post 5 Years in, Washington Considers a Cannabis Overhaul appeared first on Leafly.

Companies push ahead on pot gummy plans despite hazy regulations

Cannabis Life Network

TORONTO — Chewy, colourful cannabis-infused gummies in bright colours and in the shape of animals or creatures are among the best-selling edible pot products on the black market — but Canadians shouldn’t expect them on legal shelves. Regulations that will make edibles legal come into force Oct.

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Cannabis Researcher Plans To Sue DEA Over Substandard Research Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the introduction to the piece and could make an interesting test case for determining the quality of research cannabis throughout the USA.

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Hemp Regulation: USDA Struggles with Drafting THC Testing Rules

Canna Law Blog

Hemp stakeholders have been eagerly waiting for the release of rules and regulations by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (“USDA”).

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How To Turn Labor Day Into Leisure Day

Leafly

The only proper way to celebrate Labor Day is by relaxing. Check out all the ways you can use cannabis to make the most out of the long weekend, besides working up your cookout munchies. The post How To Turn Labor Day Into Leisure Day appeared first on Leafly.

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Micron Waste Receives Health Canada Cannabis Research License

Cannabis Life Network

VANCOUVER, Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Micron Waste Technologies Inc.

Cann Global Announces T12 Food business has secured its first purchase order of 6900 bottles from Costco Australia for its VitaHemp certified organic hemp oil capsules

Cannabis Law Report

The Cann Global Ltd (ASX: CGB) share price has been a big mover on the Australian share market on Thursday. The cannabis company’s shares are up 16% to 2.9 cents in afternoon trade following the release of a positive update. What did Cann Global announce?

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DEA Finally Agrees to Expand Marijuana Research Amid Pressure from Lawsuit

WeedAdvisor

A standoff between marijuana researchers and federal drug enforcement may finally have turned in the scientists’ favour.

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