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The biggest American cannabis business is in Canada

The biggest American cannabis business is in Canada

Tilray, a marijuana conglomerate, went public yesterday on New York’s NASDAQ, with its stock price rising more than 30% today as investors bet on Canada’s decision to legalize adult use of cannabis. It’s the first cannabis producer to make its initial public offering on a US stock exchange. The use …

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Long-term use of cannabis impairs memory, conclude researchers

Trials on mice showed those exposed to cannabinoids - compounds found in the marijuana plant - long-term suffered

Smoking cannabis or taking medication based on the drug can harm the brain and damage memory, research has found. Trials on mice showed those exposed long-term to cannabinoids – compounds found in the marijuana plant – suffered ‘significant’ memory impairments. Brain scans confirmed the finding, and showed cannabis can stop …

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Medical cannabis: What you really need to know

Medical marijuana: What you really need to know

Feature 18 July 2018, updated 20 July 2018 The UK looks set to become the latest place to legalise medical cannabis. But with its use sweeping the world, many questions remain about what it does and how Sara Stathas / Alamy Stock Photo By Graham Lawton UPDATE:  The UK’s Advisory …

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