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Parents appeal to change laws on medical cannabis in New Mexico schools

Parents appeal to change laws on medical cannabis in New Mexico schools

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 14, 2018

Parents in New Mexico are pushing for the right to treat their young with cannabis on school property. The devoted parents claim that their kids are being administered cannabis for the treatment of various medical conditions. Despite this, THC  and CBD are listed as controlled substances under state and fed...

FDA gives positive review for GW Pharmaceuticals’ cannabis-based medicine Epidiolex

FDA gives positive review for GW Pharmaceuticals’ cannabis-based medicine Epidiolex

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 19, 2018

Epidiolex, a cannabis-based treatment for epilepsy from GW Pharmaceuticals, received a positive review from staff at the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday. GW Pharmaceuticals provided “substantial evidence” to prove the drug’s suitability for treating two rare types of epilepsy. ...

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