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New study will investigate how COVID-19 affects cannabis patients

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 1, 2020

Millions of people across the globe have been infected with a deadly strain of coronavirus, known as “COVID-19”. While hundreds of thousands of coronavirus patients have lost their lives, over a million have survived the lung-attacking virus; 1,049,260 people, to be exact, as of May 1. These figures tel...

Report shows that Illinois harvested 73 percent of hemp crops planted last year

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 1, 2020

A report highlighting first-year hemp production totals in Illinois shows that farmers managed to successfully harvest an impressive 73 percent of their crops in 2019. These figures are desirable, what with the weather being slightly unfavorable during the state's initial launch year for hemp cultivatio...

Israeli study to explore potential of treating COVID-19 patients with CBD

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 1, 2020

Doctors at an Israeli hospital in Tel Aviv are optimistic that they can treat coronavirus patients with cannabidiol, A.K.A, “CBD”. As of April 29, 2020, the virus outbreak – which is currently affecting 211 countries and territories – is inflicting respiratory and flu-like symptoms on some 1...

Study: Neurobiological mechanisms that influence cannabis tolerance

Study: Neurobiological mechanisms that influence cannabis tolerance

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 20, 2020

A brand new study into cannabis tolerance has unveiled some fascinating findings — plant tolerance is dependent on circuitry activities within the brain. Researchers from Maastricht University discovered that neurometabolic alterations in the brain’s reward circuitry are responsible for making consumers develop...

DEA releases long-awaited regulations for research cannabis supply expansion

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 20, 2020

A joyous occasion was celebrated by cannabis researchers in the United States last month, when the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) published draft rules for the supply expansion of research-grade cannabis. It's been a tedious wait for researchers, who've been anticipating the announcement for fo...

First ever clinical trial into cannabis for insomnia returns promising results

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 20, 2020

Researchers in Australia have published initial results from a clinical trial on cannabis for chronic insomnia. Based on the team's findings, improvements in sleep quality were dependent on the dose of a specific novel cannabinoid formulation. This is the first placebo-controlled clinical trial ev...

Chart data reveals that Coronavirus has stimulated growth in U.S. recreational cannabis product sales

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 16, 2020

The world is undergoing rapid change among the virus outbreak that has left over 130,000 people dead and 1.4 million people currently battling the disease. SARS-Coronavirus (COVID-19) has triggered a global lockdown, disrupted supply chains and, interestingly, stimulated cannabis dispensary sales. It's ...

Study on cannabis for fibromyalgia: Researchers claim the plant provides symptomatic relief

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 13, 2020

In a recently-published study that focused on cannabis for fibromyalgia has revealed that the plant could be a safer alternative for the disease, which – according to the National Fibromyalgia Association (NFS) – impacts 3-6 percent of the global population. An investigation into the plant's medical...

Study findings suggest that cannabis legalization boosts property prices

Study findings suggest that cannabis legalization boosts property prices

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 7, 2020

Recent studies into the economic impact of cannabis legalization have uncovered increases in hotel revenue, job growth and now, according to new analysis from a team of economists at the University of Oklahoma, property prices. Based on their findings, house valuations climbed the most when a cannabis retail out...

NYU study: An increasing number of adults aged 65+ are using weed

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 7, 2020

The older population are lapping up the benefits of cannabis legalization, with fresh research indicating a rise in consumption among the 65+ age group. A team of researchers from New York University’s Grossman School of Medicine carried out the study to assess cannabis consumption rates among different ...

Cannabis study reveals that New Mexico has an enviable number of dispensaries per capita

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 3, 2020

The medical cannabis market in New Mexico is stronger than ever. Recently-published study data has confirmed that the state ranks as seventh in the U.S. with the "most dispensaries per capita." Verilife – a company that manages recreational and medical cannabis dispensaries in six U.S. states – ...

Data firm says U.S. cannabis market sales have topped $13.6 billion

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 30, 2020

Sales of legal cannabis in the United States are on an upward incline. New Frontier Data – a Washington-based company that aims to provide transparency for the legal cannabis market through providing industry participants with up-to-date data and analysis – recently published a report on U.S. can...

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