The future of medical cannabis is personalisation

The future of medical cannabis is personalisation

While the perception around cannabis has started shifting, it still remains under the label of a schedule I drug by the US Drug Enforcement Administration. We live in an era of personalisation, and it is no different when it comes to medicine. Precision medicine remains a hot topic in the …

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Is India losing out on a ready-to-boom cannabis market by not legalising its use?

By Palash Krishna Mehrotra Just about everybody smokes marijuana in India. Hush, not a word to anybody. We will all be arrested. It’s a democratic, egalitarian weed loved by copywriters, doctors, designers, salesmen, delivery boys, auto-rickshaw drivers, cycle-rickshaw pullers, NGO employees, journalists, chauffeurs, housewives, house husbands, army men, policemen, schoolteachers, …

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Marijuana skeptics fear ‘de facto legalization’ in states

Marijuana skeptics fear 'de facto legalization' in states

While legal marijuana markets thrive in states like California and Colorado, the federal Drug Enforcement Agency still classifies the drug alongside more addictive and debilitating substances like cocaine, heroin and methamphetamines. | AP Photo/David Dermer When Jason Nemes, a Republican legislator in deeply conservative Kentucky, proposed a bill allowing the …

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