House Committee Reviewing Cannabis Research Bill

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The House Energy and Commerce Committee announced it will take measures to enlarge the cannabis research bill approval chances on Wednesday.

The bipartisan bill was initially suggested last year and could make two major changes: the bill would simplify the enrollment procedure for researchers that wish to examine cannabis. Secondly, the proposition would enable federally certified researchers to obtain cannabis for research purposes from personal, state-licensed entities.

Presently, the federal government simply enables researchers to utilize cannabis products supplied from the University of Mississippi, which scientists say has more resemblance to more hemp compared to health or adult-use cannabis goods provided by state-licensed retailers. The cannabis research bill suggests letting any number of enrolled suppliers of research-grade cannabis. Continue reading “House Committee Reviewing Cannabis Research Bill”

Missouri Medical Cannabis Dispensaries to Open Soon

Missouri Medical Cannabis Dispensaries Opening Soon
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Though medical cannabis has been lawful in Missouri for more than a year and cards are issued, patients are still waiting urgently for dispensaries to start across the state. Missouri medical cannabis dispensaries are set to open soon.

Missouri residents overwhelmingly voted in favor of Amendment two , together with 65.59percent of the vote — over 1.5 million votes. In reality, the change gained more votes than any other measure on the ballot, for example, vote for Governor.

Amendment 2, which became effective on December 6, 2018, legalizes cannabis for medical purposes, permits dwelling growing, and imposes a 4 percent marijuana sales taxation.

Because its legalization, over 45,000 Missourians are accepted for medical cannabis identification cards and approximately 1,000 new registrations are accepted every week. Continue reading “Missouri Medical Cannabis Dispensaries to Open Soon”

Legal Cannabis States Have Fewer Vaping Injuries

cannabis legal states have fewer vaping injuriesStates which have legalized marijuana were usually less inclined to observe spikes from vaping-related lung injuries which occurred within the previous year in comparison with states in which cannabis stays banned, according to another study. This is interesting data showing that legal cannabis states have few vaping injuries.

The newspaper, published Tuesday in the journal , appears to strengthen arguments from reform urges who legalizing and regulating marijuana mitigates the threat to consumers of using polluted and possibly harmful products.

The analysis also concluded that besides state policies,”neither greater adult vaping prices nor greater rates of current cannabis use predicted raised” e-cigarette or vaping merchandise use-associated lung trauma, or EVALI. Continue reading “Legal Cannabis States Have Fewer Vaping Injuries”

Illegal Cannabis Grow Sites Decline After Cannabis Legalization

Illegal Cannabis Grow Sites, Marijuana, Oregon, WashingtonIllegal cannabis grow sites in Oregon and Washington national forests has declined significantly since each state has legalized recreational cannabis, according to a recent study.

However, while legalization seems to have been a driving element for diminished illegal cannabis grow sites in Oregon, which does not appear to be true in Washington. The distinction, it appears, might have to do with how each nation wrote its marijuana legislation. Continue reading “Illegal Cannabis Grow Sites Decline After Cannabis Legalization”

Cannabis Extracts Kill Certain Types of Cancer Cells

Cannabis Extracts Kill Cancer, Marijuana ExtractsCannabis extracts may inhibit the survival of particular forms of cancer cells and inhibit their spread, as per a recent research. However, the ramifications of these cannabis extracts vary significant according to their particular chemical makeup.

Researchers found that treating cancer cells using isolated elements in cannabis, for example THC alone, does not seem to be particularly successful –but complete cannabis extracts showed much more promise. But with all the plant comprising hundreds of substances that appear in various concentrations across breeds and trainings, scientists had their work cut out for them in exploring how various cannabinoid mixtures treated different kinds of cancer cells. Continue reading “Cannabis Extracts Kill Certain Types of Cancer Cells”

Cannabis Could be Used in Potential COVID-19 Vaccine

cannabis covid-19 vaccine marijuana researchResearchers specializing in infectious disease at the University of Saskatchewan in Canada are turning to cannabis as they construct a new COVID-19 virus vaccine candidate. The research team says that a plant-based antigen could be simpler to create commercially on a wide scale than animal-based antigens. Continue reading “Cannabis Could be Used in Potential COVID-19 Vaccine”

Cannabis Helps IBS Patients Spend Less Time in Hospital

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The results of a current study demonstrate that patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) who have a background of cannabis utilize spent significantly less time at the hospital also had reduced inpatient healthcare usage and related costs. A report about the study,”Association between cannabis use and health care usage in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: A retrospective cohort analysis,” was published a month in the journal Cereus.

Hospital of Cook County in Chicago examined hospitalization data from over 9,000 patients within a four-year period who had a primary discharge diagnosis of IBS. Cannabis consumers and non-users were compared for various clinical results. Continue reading “Cannabis Helps IBS Patients Spend Less Time in Hospital”

Cannabis Dispensaries – 5 Things You Must Know

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1. The very first thing your budtender is going to wish to know is the reason you’re there or what your aim using cannabis is, so go in ready with a response.

Though I understood there were essentially an endless number of strains on the market, I was under the belief that there were actually only two varieties of marijuana: the sort that made me moan before I fell asleep and also the sort that made me sweat along with paranoia. I was amazed to find myself using such a in depth talk with my budtender concerning my holiday plans. Can I need poolside bud or did I need concert weed? Can I be drinking too? How anxious would I be in a bunch of people? How comfy is overly relaxed for supper? Continue reading “Cannabis Dispensaries – 5 Things You Must Know”

New Marijuana Legalization Bill Pushed by Senator

cannabis legalization marijuana legalizationThe senator, whose”Substance Regulation and Safety Act” was released last month, stated that end cannabis prohibition could assist law enforcement devote more funds to serious offenses, as opposed to continue to criminalize individuals in a racially disparate manner. Continue reading “New Marijuana Legalization Bill Pushed by Senator”