On Memorial Day, America pauses to remember those who gave their lives in service to the country. It’s also a day for a grateful nation to thank and assist its nearly 19 million veterans, many of whom survived their service only to return to civilian life with battle scars seen and unseen.
As the nation continues to come to grips with how best to help its wounded warriors, an increasing number of veterans — and the organizations that support them — are demanding safe access to medical marijuana to treat traumatic brain injury (TBI), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other physical and mental afflictions. Continue reading “These 6 groups help vets get access to medical marijuana”
Medical researchers have confirmed what some desperate parents have been claiming for years—that a nonpsychoactive component of marijuana known as cannabidiol (CBD) can reduce epileptic seizures in some children.
Published in The New England Journal of Medicine, the findings stem from a double-blind, placebo-controlled study—the most scientifically rigorous type of investigation possible. Continue reading “Study Proves Marijuana Can Reduce Epileptic Seizures”
Investing in cannabis IPOs for the last few years has been extremely profitable.
Take Aphria, Inc. (APHFQ), one of Canada’s largest medical cannabis companies, for example. Shares began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange in October of 2015.
Now, just 18 months later, Aphria is up 499%.
Continue reading “Another 499% Gain in 18 Months on Tap?”