Tag : Medical Marijuana


Medical Marijuana Sparking Political Unrest in Argentina

In March 2017, the Congress in Argentina approved medical cannabis laws for people suffering from ailments in the country. The new law was suppose to legalize the use of cannabis oil for those suffering from extreme cases of epilepsy which recognized the plant as a containing medicinal properties. Though these......
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NexgenRx & CannTrust to Provide Medical Cannabis in Conjunction with Patients Health Care Plans in Canada

NexgenRX (TSX-V: NXG) announced an exclusive supply agreement with CannTrust Inc. (TSX: TRST) this morning. Under the terms of the agreement CannTrust will provide Nexgen Rx patients for an initial 5 year term, that will be renewable if the deal is successful. NexgenRx’s plans to offer its patients medicinal cannabis......
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Developing the Cannabis Nursing Sector: Industry Insight with Elisabeth Mack, RN, MBA

The following is a guest post from Elizabeth Mack, RN, MBA: Medical Cannabis is an exit drug. An exit drug to sleep medications, antidepressants, and opioids. It is now known that the long-term use of opioids for chronic pain is associated with abuse and overdose, and we are currently experiencing......
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CannTrust Holding to Supply Denmark with Medical Cannabis

CannTrust Holdings Inc. (TSX: TRST), a cannabis public company located in Canada, announced this morning that it has entered into a Joint Venture Agreement with STENOCARE, a privately owned cannabis company located in Denmark. This news has been released a few months after CannTrust Holdings received approval from Health Canada to export......
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Emerald Health Therapeutics Raises $18M

Emerald Health Therapeutic (TSXV: EMH) (OTCQX: EMHTF), a licensed Canadian medical marijuana producer, has impressively raised $18M from a single accredited investor. Emerald has issued 3,000,000 units at a price of $6.00 per, with each unit consisting of one common share and one warrant. Emerald plans to use the capital......
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Top Financial Transactions Made by Public Companies in the Hemp and Cannabis Space

Aurora Cannabis’s (TSX: ACB) C$1.23 billion Acquisition of CanniMed Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) (OTCQX: ACBFF), a Canadian based public company, announced a C$1.23-billion-dollar transaction, in cash and stock, to acquire CanniMed Inc. (TMX: CMED). This marks one of the largest deals ever made in the public or private cannabis......