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CBN (Cannabinol): What is this cannabis compound and how can it benefit the human body?

CBN (Cannabinol): What is this cannabis compound and how can it benefit the human body?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 28, 2018

Are you struggling with insomnia? Perhaps your appetite is low and you want to maintain a healthy weight? Or, maybe you want to find a cannabis strain that leaves you feeling slightly sedated? Well, cannabinol (CBN) could help you with all of these things. The cannabis plant contains an estimated 113...

5 health-boosting drinks to increase your high from cannabis

5 health-boosting drinks to increase your high from cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 4, 2018

Are you concerned that your tolerance to cannabis is affecting your high? If so, it might be time to pair your buds with beverages for an even stronger high than ever before. As our knowledge of the cannabis plant grows, so does our ability to adjust the factors that influence the effects. This is ...

Pure Cannabis Concentrates: What can THCA and CBDA Crystalline do for you?

Pure Cannabis Concentrates: What can THCA and CBDA Crystalline do for you?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News/Feature Writer and Editorial

April 4, 2018

If you thought cannabis was all about Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD), think again. New cannabinoids are being discovered and tested by scientists all of the time, with Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCA) and cannabidiolic acid (CBDA) grasping the cannabis community's attention lately. Wh...

Cannabis gone global: first ever medical cannabis shipment sent to Canada from Africa

Cannabis gone global: first ever medical cannabis shipment sent to Canada from Africa

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 30, 2018

A milestone move in medical cannabis has been made by a company in Africa’s southern region. On March 26, an 850-gram shipment of medical cannabis was released from the mountainous country of Lesotho to Vancouver, British Columbia. Anandia Labs, a leading cannabis biotech company, is currently anticipating the arr...

Germany prepares to become the world’s biggest federally regulated medical cannabis market

Germany prepares to become the world’s biggest federally regulated medical cannabis market

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 29, 2018

The number of medical cannabis patients in Germany is soaring and this swell in consumption is pushing the country to the forefront of the cannabis market. In fact, Deutschland is predicted to become one of the biggest global medical cannabis markets. Vice president of Vancouver’s government relations, Deepak Ana...

NY lawmakers are pushing to legalize medical cannabis for pets

NY lawmakers are pushing to legalize medical cannabis for pets

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 26, 2018

Pet owners in New York could soon be medicating their four-legged friends with medical cannabis products. Just last week, Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, D-Scarsdale, Westchester County secured a bill that would enable pet owners to get a certification for cannabis products from the city’s veterinarians....

Investors should keep their eye on these Israeli medical cannabis stocks

Investors should keep their eye on these Israeli medical cannabis stocks

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 25, 2018

Investing in cannabis stocks is a wise move for anyone who wants to earn sizable returns. Among the top-trading stocks on the market right now, Israeli medical cannabis stocks make up a big portion of them. Israel is constantly being mentioned in the news for its involvement in the cannabis industry. The coun...

Colombia is expected to become the largest medical cannabis supplier on the planet

Colombia is expected to become the largest medical cannabis supplier on the planet

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 24, 2018

Colombia’s second-largest metropolis, Medellin, is the latest destination on the map to start cultivating cannabis plants with government’s approval. The city is predicted to become a global leader in the ganja industry and will export cannabis crops to Latin America and beyond. Letting go of a d...

Cannabis oil bill approved by Indiana Legislature

Cannabis oil bill approved by Indiana Legislature

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 23, 2018

On the final day of the Indiana legislative session, a bill that would grant the sale and use of CBD oil across Indiana was approved. Backed by Gov. Eric Holcomb, Senate Bill 52 was accepted by both the House and the Senate. Three hours before the midnight deadline, the Senate reached a compromise, p...

Cannabis oil is now available to purchase in UK pharmaceutical stores

Cannabis oil is now available to purchase in UK pharmaceutical stores

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 17, 2018

People in the United Kingdom now have access to medicinal cannabis oil. Better known as Cannabidiol (CBD), this plant-derived oil is currently being sold in high street stores, such as Holland and Barrett. CBD is being used by a record number of cannabis consumers around Great Britain. In fact, the...

Great Britain is the world’s biggest legal cannabis producer despite it being illegal in the country

Great Britain is the world’s biggest legal cannabis producer despite it being illegal in the country

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 14, 2018

The United Nations has recently reported on Great Britain’s involvement in the cannabis industry, exposing the country for producing more legal cannabis than anywhere else in the world. Based on statistics gathered by the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB), cannabis production hit 95 tonnes ...

Worldwide cannabis investments rise by almost 600 percent

Worldwide cannabis investments rise by almost 600 percent

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 13, 2018

Cannabis investments have grown by 600 percent in comparison with figures released in the first five weeks of 2017. Based on data published by the Viridian Cannabis Deal Tracker, $1.23 billion was invested in the global cannabis industry in January of this year. This monthly figure is almost as much ...

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