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12/4/19

 WHO Says CBD Poses No Health Risks

https://www.forbes.com/sites/janetwburns/2018/03/18/who-report-finds-no-public-health-risks-abuse-potential-for-cbd/?fbclid=IwAR1fMK0qzdrpeGWMUERO5wlxcRTGoSPyQWdbObozNPyNV_3PUGzZuRMaSFM#49a90b1e2347

Florida’s Three Legalization Ballot Petitions Are Very Different

https://www.kristinarisola.com/blog/floridas-cannabis-legalization-petitions?fbclid=IwAR1JJUdSz8tQpRoJ5VbiBqLd7B9yxuJQNAS7VAU0qFOoupFZQHb1AvaPiYs

 The Unbelievably Long Long LONG Line in the Rain and Cold for Michigan’s First Day of Rec Sales

https://www.facebook.com/kevin.spangler.77/videos/10157418949201049/?t=15

 What’s In Your Vape?

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/article/whats-in-your-vape-cartridge/

John Sinclair Buys First Legal Michigan Rec Weed

https://www.freep.com/story/news/marijuana/2019/12/01/first-day-legal-weed-sales-ann-arbor/4346426002/

11/28/19

Toxic Additives in Cannabis Vape Products?

https://www.technologynetworks.com/drug-discovery/news/cannabis-e-cigarettes-additives-result-in-higher-toxins-for-user-327672

FDA Comes Down Hard on CBD

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2019/11/27/fda-comes-down-hard-against-cbd-infused-food-beverage-ending-months-silence/

What is “Live Resin?”

Why is Live Resin called Live Resin?

 Terpenes, Hydrosols, Essential Oils and Extraction Methods

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/article/terpenes-hydrosols-essential-oils-cannabis-production/

 The Science of Cannabis Extraction Online Symposium—December 5, 2019

https://www.analyticalcannabis.com/webinars/the-science-of-cannabis-extraction-2019-312015

Walmart Doing Biz with Cannabis?

https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikeadams/2018/03/20/is-walmart-doing-business-with-the-cannabis-industry/#2f7a1f8a124b

 Vitamin E Acetate Unregulated in Many States

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/health/2019/11/15/vitamin-e-acetate-deadly-thc-vape-additive-no-regulations-cdc/2569828001/

Florida Hemp Crop

https://www.fox13news.com/news/florida-farmers-hope-hemp-becomes-lucritive-cash-crop

Michigan suspends legal, tested vape cart sales until more rigorous testing protocol implemented

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/politics/2019/11/22/michigan-pauses-sale-marijuana-vaping-products-bans-vitamin-e-acetate/4272226002/

Leafly Tested 47 CBD Products—half did not contain the label content

https://www.leafly.com/news/strains-products/cbd-oil-test-results

Boston City Council Enacts Sweeping Cannabis Licensing Protocols

https://www.bostonglobe.com/news/marijuana/2019/11/20/boston-city-council-approves-sweeping-changes-marijuana-licensing/KCVnyVVucGV1Nu8BTrcMBO/story.html

Cannabis Company Quarterly Earnings (3Q 2019)

https://mjbizdaily.com/cannabis-earnings-table/

California Seeks Solutions to Legal Marijuana Business Woes

No one clear path around California marijuana industry’s major business woes, insiders lament

US House panel passes federal cannabis legalization bill in historic vote

US House panel passes federal cannabis legalization bill in historic vote

Marijuana Companies Teaming with Mainstream Brands

https://mjbizmagazine.com/marijuana-companies-partnering-with-mainstream/

California Raising Marijuana Tax

https://mjbizdaily.com/california-marijuana-taxes-will-increase-new-years-day/

Medmen Slashes 190 Jobs

https://mjbizdaily.com/major-cannabis-firm-medmen-slashes-more-than-190-jobs-unloads-assets-to-bolster-bottom-line/

Make CBD infused tinctures and pain relievers

https://hightimes.com/health/cbd/cbd-every-day-how-to-make-your-own-infused-tinctures-and-pain-relievers/

Does Cannabis Go Bad?

https://hightimes.com/guides/how-long-does-weed-stay-good-for/

CONTAMINATED CBD: Why you might want to buy it legally

CONTAMINATED CBD: Why you might want to buy it legally

Tainted Vape Carts Sold in Illegal California Storefronts

https://www.leafly.com/news/health/tainted-vape-pens-sold-in-illegal-california-stores

Colorado Proposes Ban on Vape Cart Cutting Agents including MCT Oil

https://www.cannabisdispensarymag.com/article/colorado-regulators-prepare-to-ban-certain-additives-in-cannabis-vape-products/

Michigan Lawmakers Consider Expunging Marijuana Convictions

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/article/michigan-lawmakers-introduce-bipartisan-bill-to-expunge-cannabis-convictions/

American Medical Association Approves New Category III CPT Codes for Coaching

https://www.24-7pressrelease.com/press-release/466893/american-medical-association-approves-new-category-iii-cpt-codes-for-coaching

Washington State Enacts Emergency Vape Rules

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/article/washington-cannabis-industry-reacts-to-emergency-vape-regulations/

Marijuana Use Expands Ten-Fold Among Senior Baby Boomers

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/06/07/marijuana-use-among-baby-boomers-rose-tenfold-over-decade-as-seniors-seek-out-pot-for-medical-treatment.html

Marijuana Industry will Surpass NFL in Revenue in 2020

https://nypost.com/2019/06/08/marijuana-industry-could-surpass-nfl-in-revenue-by-2020/

Four-time Stanley Cup winner Darren McCarty joins marijuana company, says pot saved his life

https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nhl/2019/08/26/former-red-wing-darren-mccarty-partner-pot-company/2121159001/

Armed bandits plant deadly bull’s-eye on rural medical marijuana growers

https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/detroit/2019/07/26/medical-marijuana-growers-sanilac-county-michigan/1821030001/

Pot for pets: Here’s how vets and others say it can help

https://www.freep.com/story/news/marijuana/2019/03/13/medical-marijuana-pets/3134109002/

Cannabis Allergies and Symptoms

http://cannabizdaily.co/blog/special-report-cannabis-allergies-symptoms/

Could marijuana help treat Tourette syndrome? Researchers at University of Sydney investigate

https://www.thegrowthop.com/cannabis-health/could-marijuana-help-treat-tourette-syndrome-researchers-at-university-of-sydney-investigate

Are Dispensaries Price Gouging?

https://www.forbes.com/sites/sarabrittanysomerset/2019/08/29/do-medical-marijuana-dispensaries-gouge-patients-ala-big-pharma/#7d3fb68528ba

Everything You Need to Know About Pre-Filled Oil Vape Cartridges

https://www.leafly.com/news/strains-products/what-are-pre-filled-cannabis-oil-vape-cartridges?jwsource=cl

Cannabis for Dementia

https://www.marijuanabreak.com/cannabis-for-dementia

What the Surgeon General Gets Wrong About Marijuana

https://thehill.com/opinion/healthcare/459648-heres-what-the-surgeon-general-gets-wrong-about-marijuana

Mental Health and Cannabis: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

https://hightimes.com/health/mental-health-cannabis-post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/

Is vaping causing lung condition?

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/health/2019/08/28/critics-cdc-silent-vaping-thc-injuries-mount/2121523001/

First 4 Months of Michigan Medical Marijuana Sales Far Exceed Expectations

https://www.freep.com/story/news/marijuana/2019/03/06/medical-marijuana-sales-michigan/3078463002/

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Sales Exceed 7 Million in February: Here’s Why Sales are Booming

https://www.marijuanatimes.org/oklahoma-medical-cannabis-sales-surpass-7-million-in-february/

Canada Revenue Agency says medical cannabis expenses qualify for tax deductions

http://cannabizdaily.co/blog/canada-revenue-agency-says-medical-cannabis-expenses-qualify-tax-deductions/

Healing Role of Cannabis Flavinoids

http://cannabizdaily.co/blog/special-report-flavonoids-cannabis/

Study Shows THC Has More Therapeutic Value Than CBD

http://cannabizdaily.co/blog/thc-important-therapeutic-benefits-cbd-new-study-says/

Hawaii grants visitors access to Medical Marijuana

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/article/hawaii-grants-visitors-access-medical-marijuana/

Medical Marijuana for Pets

https://www.freep.com/story/news/marijuana/2019/03/13/medical-marijuana-pets/3134109002/

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Patient Count Surges 150% since January

https://mjbizdaily.com/new-jersey-medical-cannabis-patient-count-surges-150-since-january-2018/

Smokable Medical Marijuana in Florida:  How it Happened

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/health-care/article228087154.html

Cannabis firms offer stock options, poach job candidates: Q&A with recruiter Karson Humiston

https://mjbizdaily.com/cannabis-companies-offering-stock-options-poaching-jobs-qa-with-top-recruiter-karson-humiston/

Medical Marijuana user loses workplace case

https://www.freep.com/story/news/marijuana/2019/02/20/medical-marijuana-workplace/2931942002/

How to legally travel by Air with Cannabis in Canada

http://cannabizdaily.co/blog/traveling-air-canada-weed-guide/

12 Tips for Great Indoor Facility Design and Layout

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/article/12-tips-for-great-indoor-facility-design-and-layout/

Alzheimer’s Research UK to fund clinical trial on cannabis-based treatment for dementia

http://cannabizdaily.co/blog/alzheimers-research-uk-fund-clinical-trial-cannabis-based-treatment-dementia/

World Health Organization calls for international rescheduling of cannabis

http://cannabizdaily.co/blog/world-health-organization-calls-rescheduling-cannabis/

CBD Use Growing to 25 Million U.S. Consumers by 2025–a $16 Billion Market

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/business/2019/02/26/survey-finds-surprising-number-already-use-cbd/39113183/

Marijuana for Menstrual Cramps

https://www.freep.com/story/news/marijuana/2018/11/22/marijuana-tampon-weed-pms/2085325002/

Martha Stewart Developing CBD Line

https://infuzes.com/en/news/martha-stewart-joins-canopy-growth-to-develop-line-of-cbd-products

Booker Reintroduces Senate bill to Remove Cannabis from Controlled Substances Act

https://mjbizdaily.com/bill-reintroduced-in-us-senate-to-remove-cannabis-from-controlled-substances-act/

National Hockey Leagues Signs Deal with Cannabis Company for brain scans and research into substituting cannabis for opioids for pain

https://www.tsn.ca/nhl-alumni-association-strikes-deal-with-cannabis-company-for-medical-exams-brain-scans-1.1266240

Buckeye Relief’s First Harvest

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/article/the-buckeye-harvest/

CBD Cocktails #1 Restaurant Trend for 2019

https://www.freep.com/story/entertainment/2019/01/25/cannabis-cocktails-arrive-royal-oak/2670778002/

FDA calls CBD in foods illegal

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/business/2018/12/21/legal-hemp-fda/38781707/

Forbes:  Daily Dose of Cannabis May Protect And Heal The Brain From Effects Of Aging

https://www.forbes.com/sites/janetwburns/2017/05/08/daily-dose-of-cannabis-may-protect-and-heal-the-brain-from-effects-of-aging/

Alzheimers before and after CBD oil!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sb6g5-A1ljA&feature=youtu.be

For Veterans with PTSD, the heart work is also the hard work, and medical marijuana helps ease the journey, by Julianne Nowe (an NWA mentor)

https://www.alphawomanco.com/community/for-veterans-with-ptsd-the-heart-work-is-also-the-hard-work-and-medical-marijuana-helps-ease-the-journey/

Chronic Pain Top Reason for Medical Marijuana Use

https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/chronic-pain-top-reason-medical-marijuana-use-study-says-n967131

Barney’s Opens Cannabis Department

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/02/12/barneys-new-york-become-first-retailer-open-cannabis-shop/2851465002/

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