CBD Now Listed In USA Pharmaceutical Drug Directory For The First Time Ever

CBD Listed In USA Pharmaceutical Drug Directory For The First Time Ever The cannabis industry makes strides once again, as cannabidiol (CBD) is listed for the first time ever in one of the country’s largest pharmaceutical drug directory. The CBD products are hemp-derived supplements manufactured by HempMeds Real Scientific Hemp…

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Patients Trading Pharmaceutical Drugs For Cannabis, But Why Aren’t They Telling Their Doctors?

More Patients Trading Pharmaceutical Drugs For Cannabis, But Why Aren’t They Telling Their Doctors? As cannabis continues to be legalized throughout the nation, we’re continually seeing more people using cannabis on a regular basis, even swapping their regular pharmaceuticals for it. However, a new survey from the University of Michigan…

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Global pharmaceutical giant Novartis teams up with billionaire-backed Canadian marijuana startup

Published: Mar 20, 2018, 11:45 am • Updated: Mar 20, 2018, 12:08 pm By Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg Novartis AG is partnering with a Canadian cannabis company backed by billionaire Peter Thiel to get in on the medical marijuana business. The health-care giant’s Sandoz Canada division is forming a strategic alliance…

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Watch: Cannabis ad a pitch-perfect parody of dire pharmaceutical commercials

Published: Nov 9, 2017, 6:51 pm • Updated: Nov 9, 2017, 6:51 pm By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff You may have heard this on TV before: “Ask your doctor if _______ is right for you.” Now here’s a cannabis twist. Oregon start-up Briteside enlisted a Los Angeles advertising agency…

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Cannabist Show: She takes a pharmaceutical approach to cannabis science

Published: Aug 11, 2017, 12:59 pm • Updated: Aug 11, 2017, 12:59 pm Cannabist Staff Featured guest: Dot Colagiovanni, senior director of pharmaceutical development for Next Frontier Biosciences. She holds a doctorate in molecular toxicology and environmental health sciences, and specializes in pain, anti-infectives, oncology and inflammatory lung diseases. LOTS…

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Half Of People Who Use CBD Products Stop Using Pharmaceutical Drugs

Survey Shows That Almost Half Of People Who Use CBD Products Stop Using Pharmaceutical Drugs A recent article on Forbes written by Debra Borchardt discusses the results of the largest survey ever done analyzing cannabidiol (CBD) use, with interesting, albeit not surprising, results. CBD is a non-psychoactive compound in cannabis;…

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CURE Pharmaceutical Announces Collaboration with CannaKids to Develop Cannabinoid and Terpene Molecules

Tracy Ryan is the founder of Cannakids and one of my all time canna-mama superheroes.  This woman was thrust into advocacy when her daughter Sophie was diagnosed with a low-grade, Optic Pathway Glioma brain tumor at 8 ½ months old. Tracy began to pioneer and navigate a path for her daughter’s health…

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