Monthly Archives: June 2017

Cannabis caution: guidelines for using pot

OTTAWA – Six of the country’s leading health organizations endorse 10 new cannabis recommendations designed to help reduce the risks associated with Canadians using marijuana — which is set to become legal in a year. The guidelines, published Friday in the American Journal of Public Health, include recommendations for people to avoid cannabis if they […]

Canadian Marijuana Stocks Could Be in Big Trouble Following These Changes by Health Canada

Canada’s public health agency is planning a major overhaul of the country’s medical marijuana licensing program. If you’re an investor looking for rapid and consistent growth, you’d probably struggle to find an industry that’s outperforming marijuana at the moment. A report issued last month by Marijuana Business Daily entitled “Marijuana Business Factbook 2017,” calls for […]

Legalizing cannabis could offer promise for slashing opioid use!

Opioid use in Canada is 2nd-highest in the world after the U.S. on a per-capita basis Leading medical experts say legalizing cannabis may offer new hope to one day reduce the use of opioids — powerful drugs frequently prescribed for the treatment of pain. Dr. Mark Ware, a globally recognized researcher and the vice-chair of […]