Tag: Canada



2017 may have been the biggest year ever for the cannabis industry. 2018 may be even better with more states expected to legalize and more money to be made.
January 2, 2018Lane Trachy
Canada marijuana deal would set record


Canada marijuana companies Aurora Cannabis and CanniMed Technologies attempt largest merger in the cannabis industry.
November 30, 2017Lane Trachy
Marijuana plants in field


It seems as though everyday new research is released proving the efficacy of marijuana as a medicine. The most recent example of this is a study published in the Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience that confirms marijuana can be used to treat Tourette’s Syndrome and the symptoms associated with ... Read More
June 2, 2017Lane Trachy
Marijuana plants in field


Head of the U.S. leading organization on marijuana, Ed Shemelya, believes that marijuana is "the most dangerous drug on the planet."
May 4, 2017Lane Trachy
Canadian Man Wins Landmark Case To Have Medical Marijuana Covered By Insurance


An independent human rights board of inquiry has ruled that Gordon (Wayne) Skinner's medical marijuana expenses are to be covered by his employee insurance plan. Canadian Man Wins Landmark Case To Have Medical Marijuana Covered By Insurance - Mr. Skinner suffers from chronic pain. He had a motor vehicle accident when he ... Read More
February 7, 2017Daily Dose
Veteran Medical Marijuana Patients Private Information Leaked In Canada


"RE: Cannabis for Medical Purposes" On Front Of Envelope Canadian resident Kim Davis said she was surprised when she was sorting through her mail last week and saw in bold letters through an envelope window, "RE: Cannabis for Medical Purposes." The unopened letter was addressed to her husband, a veteran, who in September ... Read More
January 3, 2017Daily Dose
Canada Is Studying Marijuana As A Treatment For PTSD


Canada is taking the lead on studying marijuana as a way to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. Canada is studying marijuana as a treatment for PTSD. This project could make Canada a world leader in marijuana research, surpassing studies in United States that are consistently hampered by marijuanas Schedule 1 status.Is Canada poised ... Read More
November 30, 2016Daily Dose
Patients Substitute Prescription Drugs with Cannabis


Medical Marijuana Replaces Prescription Drugs A new survey conducted by the Centre for Addictions Research of British Colombia showed that 80% of patients substituted prescription drugs with cannabis. With legalization, more and more people are discovering how cannabis can provide a safe alternative to pharmaceuticals. This is an especially good time for this research ... Read More
October 20, 2016Daily Dose


The time has come to stop arresting people for marijuana in Canada Marijuana activist and Pot TV owner Jodie Emery appeared on CBC's Power and Politics calling for an end to marijuana arrests in Canada. Jodie was in Ottawa last week for the Liberal Senate Forum discussion on legalizing marijuana in Canada ... Read More
March 1, 2016Andrew Bohan