Tag Archives: Cannabis

More women using cannabis daily before and during pregnancy, research finds

The number of women using cannabis in the year before they get pregnant and early in their pregnancies is increasing, and their frequency of use is also rising, according to new data from Kaiser Permanente. The research, published July 19, 2019, in JAMA Network Open, examined self-reported cannabis use among 276,991 pregnant women (representing 367,403… Read More »

CannTrust suspends sales of cannabis products during Canada regulatory review

FILE PHOTO: Marijuana plants are displayed for sale at Canna Pi medical marijuana dispensary in Seattle, Washington, November 27, 2012. REUTERS/Anthony Bolante/File Photo TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada-based medical cannabis company CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday it suspended sales of cannabis products after the federal health regulator found the company sold marijuana produced in unlicensed… Read More »

Medical Cannabis 5-year program in Ireland is expected to be signed today

Medical cannabis is being introduced in Ireland on a 5-year pilot program. The program means commercial operators whose products meet the specified requirements can supply to the Irish market. Work on the program began two years ago when an examination into medical cannabis by the Health Products Regulatory Authority was conducted. If the legislation is signed by… Read More »