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Abacus Health Products, Inc., a manufacturer of CBD-based topical pain-relief treatments, said it will enter the U.S. convenience store market segment through a distribution agreement with E&S International Enterprises, Inc. or ESI. Canada-based Abacus Health manufactures and sells over-the-counter...

Arizona's medical marijuana program saw an increase in patient count in the month of September 2019, while combined retail sales volume of medical marijuana in the state declined from the prior month. According to monthly data released by the Arizona Department of Health Services or ADHS, Arizona's...

elmiron-oct14.jpg Elmiron, the only FDA-approved oral drug to treat interstitial cystitis, also known as bladder pain syndrome, has been found to be associated with a vision-threatening eye condition, according to a new study.

Square Inc., a payment processor and point-of-sale solutions provider, said it has launched a CBD early-access program that will allow businesses in the U.S. to sell CBD products on its platform. The company noted that the CBD products must be hemp-derived and have less than 0.3 percent tetrahydrocannabinol...

California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed legislation into law that will allow schools in the state to decide whether parents can administer medical cannabis to their children on K-12 campuses. The bill will allow parents to administer their child's dose of medical cannabis on K-12 campuses under...

Canadian cannabis company Aleafia Health Inc. said it has terminated the wholesale cannabis supply agreement that its wholly-owned subsidiary Emblem Corp. had entered into with Aphria Inc. Aleafia said that Emblem exercised its contractual right to terminate the agreement due to Canada-based Aphria's...

ecigarette-oct09.jpg A recent study has shown that exposure to e-cigarette smoke or ECS with nicotine caused lung cancer in mice.

MedMen Enterprises Inc., a California-based multi-state marijuana operator, said it has decided to terminate the deal to acquire marijuana company PharmaCann LLC in all-stock transaction, citing market developments over the past twelve months and the continued evolution of its business strategy. The...

A U.S.-based law firm has filed a class-action lawsuit against Sundial Growers Inc., alleging that the Canadian cannabis company failed to disclose key information regarding supply and quality control issues ahead of its initial public offering or IPO this summer. Rosen Law Firm, an investor rights...

New Mexico's medical cannabis market continued to expand in the second quarter. According to the latest data from the New Mexico Department of Health or NMDOH, the state's patient count as well as medical cannabis sales volume increased in the second quarter from the preceding first quarter. New...

Brewer Constellation Brands Inc. on Thursday slipped to a loss in the second quarter, reflecting losses from its investment in Canadian cannabis company Canopy Growth Corp. the company's shares lost 6 percent in the regular trading session. Constellation Brands' second-quarter attributable net loss...

Canadian marijuana company Canopy Growth Corp. said Wednesday that it has completed an all-cash transaction to acquire a majority stake in BioSteel Sports Nutrition Inc., a producer of sports nutrition products. The transaction gives Canopy Growth a 72 percent stake in BioSteel with an agreed upon...

lowellcafe-oct02.jpg The first-ever cannabis cafe in the U.S. officially opened in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Called "Lowell Farms; A Cannabis Cafe", the restaurant opened at 1201 North La Brea Avenue in West Hollywood. The cannabis restaurant and lounge will serve food, drinks and marijuana, along with a consumption area where guests can openly consume cannabis.

bornbaby-sept30.jpg A recent study, done by researchers from the Wellcome Sanger Institute, UCL, the University of Birmingham and their collaborators, found that there is a difference in the gut bacteria of babies delivered vaginally and those born via caesarean.

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf said he is now in favor of legalizing marijuana for recreational use in Pennsylvania, noting that a majority of the state's residents support it. "I said in the past that I didn't know if Pennsylvania was ready for this. I believe Pennsylvania is ready for this," Wolf,...

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