Hemp legalised in America after Trump signs 2018 Farm Bill into law

By | December 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|

The 2018 Farm Bill passed the US Senate by an 87-to-13 margin and the House by a 369-to-47 margin. Growing and producing hemp will now be federally legal, easier and cheaper to grow The Farm Bill removes hemp-derived products (AKA CBD) from Schedule I status CBD produced from cannabis (higher than 0.3% THC) [...]

Could South Korea become the first Asian country to legalise medical cannabis?

By | November 27th, 2018|Categories: Cancer, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, Children, Dravet Syndrome, Epidiolex, Epilepsy, GW Pharmaceutical, Legalisation, News, South Korea, Uncategorised|

The Act on the Management of Narcotic Drugs has passed the preliminary stage in South Korea’s National Assembly The Act will permit citizens to be prescribed medical cannabis for epilepsy, cancer and HIV/AIDs Foreign citizens will now be allowed to import approved cannabinoid-based products if there are no alternatives. Cultivation and importation of [...]

Leading Police and Crime Commissioner believes “sensible discussion” needed on cannabis in the UK

By | November 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|

Hardyal Dhindsa, PCC for Derbyshire, “impressed” by UK’s increasing numbers of cannabis clubs Dhindsa joins a growing number of PCCs calling for a rethink on cannabis laws in the UK 100s of cannabis clubs have been founded in the UK in recent years The British Government rejects all advise to decriminalise or legalise [...]

Cannabis based drugs: how will they be used in practice in the UK?

By | November 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|

Medical cannabis was legalised for doctors to prescribe on 1 November But who will be able to issue these products, for what conditions, and what’s the evidence? In this article, we will provide a clear guide to the new regulations and how it will affect patients in Britain who want to access medical cannabis [...]

Thousands of severely ill children abandoned by British Government’s Medical Cannabis guidelines

By | November 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|

Early November headlines in the UK press raved about how ‘medical cannabis is now legally available on the NHS.’ Official guidelines from the NHS detailed how The Government “announced plans to reschedule certain cannabis-based products for medicinal use, and has laid regulations in Parliament to that effect.” While British patients waiting for relief can [...]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Making Medical Cannabis Oil Tincture

By | November 6th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|

Do you need access to medicinal cannabis?  Could you be making full spectrum cannabis tinctures? Here, we provide a detailed, step by step guide to safely making your own cannabis oil tincture at home For thousands of years, long before pharmaceutical companies such as GW Pharmaceuticals or Tilray, communities across the globe have [...]

Medical cannabis could be available on prescription to UK patients “within a month”

By | October 8th, 2018|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, Chemotherapy, Doctors, GW Pharmaceutical, Legalisation, MS, Multiple Sclerosis, News, Opiates, Opioids, Pain, Pharmaceuticals, Smoking, THC, UK, Uncategorised|

Medical cannabis could be available on prescription in the UK within a month Cannabinoid medications have previously only been available on a case by case basis, reserved for “exceptional circumstances” Patients will no longer be forced to try other drugs before using cannabinoid treatments Medical cannabis could be available to patients in the [...]

Channel 4 Invites cannabis consumers to participate in new Amsterdam-based show: The Drugs Café

By | September 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

Channel 4 is inviting “adults of all ages and backgrounds to take marijuana, sometimes for the first time.” The show will be based in Amsterdam and will investigate “explore the taboos around cannabis” following a recent surge in national interest around the plant Applicants must be over 18 Channel 4 is offering the [...]

Thailand Police Hand over 100kg of Cannabis to Help Increase Quality of Medical Cannabis Research

By | September 25th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|

Police in Thailand handed over 100kg of seized cannabis to medical researchers on Tuesday, 25 September The quality of the seized cannabis is higher and of greater variety to aid researchers in finding which strains suit certain medical conditions The chairman of the Government Pharmaceutical Organization said this was not a step towards [...]

“Cannabis saved my life”: American Grandmother loses over 10 stone using cannabis oil

By | April 13th, 2018|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, COPD, Diabetes, Edibles, Interviews, Legalisation, Obesity, Opiates, Opioids, Pharmaceuticals, Uncategorised, Weight Loss|

Jenice Gutierrez weighed over 20 stone before using cannabis oil The mother of 3 now weighs less than 10 stone Pharmaceutical medications caused Jenice’s incredible weight gain The grandmother is being forced to leave her family home for her family’s safety An American grandmother has lost over 10 stone (151 pounds) thanks to [...]