Study Finds That Marijuana Use is Associated With Lower Diabetes Risk

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The past use of cannabis is significantly associated with lower odds of diabetes in adults, according to data published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Review. Investigators with the University of Toronto assessed the association between cannabis use and diabetes in a nationally representative sample, while accounting for a range of potential confounders – including lifestyle behaviors, socio-demographics, and mental health disorders. Compared … Read More

Study Finds That Marijuana Use is Associated With Lower Diabetes Risk

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The past use of cannabis is significantly associated with lower odds of diabetes in adults, according to data published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Review. Investigators with the University of Toronto assessed the association between cannabis use and diabetes in a nationally representative sample, while accounting for a range of potential confounders – including lifestyle behaviors, socio-demographics, and mental … Read More

Study Finds That Marijuana Use is Associated With Lower Diabetes Risk

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The past use of cannabis is significantly associated with lower odds of diabetes in adults, according to data published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Review. Investigators with the University of Toronto assessed the association between cannabis use and diabetes in a nationally representative sample, while accounting for a range of potential confounders – including lifestyle behaviors, socio-demographics, and mental health disorders. Compared … Read More

Update: Canada Will Fast Track Pardons for People with Simple Pot Convictions

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by Moira Feeney Govt. will expedite pardons for simple pot possession, allow them to apply without waiting and will waive the normal fee Canada’s expungement program, explained in more detail just after legalization went into effect, was more than what reporters had previously speculatedprior to Wednesday’s official announcement. Public Safety Minister, Ralph Goodale, speaking at a press conference on legalization … Read More

Original Weed Generation Are Still At It But Where Are They Getting Their Stash?

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by Moira Feeney The study looked at how the baby boomers are scoring their stash…and it’s not medical marijuana. As we know from a study published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence in September, lots of older Americans are consuming cannabis, many for medical purposes. Yet another new study, recently published in the Journal of the American Geriatric Society, … Read More

Cannabis and Compassionate Care Programs

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by TheWeedBlog Everyone should have fair access to medical cannabis and compassionate care programs can help with this. Cannabis and Compassionate Care Programs Written by Dawna Lemoine Everyone should have fair access to medical cannabis. The costs of obtaining medical cannabis can be hard to bear and with legalization taking place it can make it even more difficult to acquire … Read More

Marijuana Stocks Fall As Canada’s Recreational Legalization Begins

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Marijuana stocks Canopy Growth (CGC), Tilray (TLRY) and Cronos Group (CRON) jabbed lower Wednesday as Canada became the second nation in the world to legalize recreational marijuana. Canopy Growth, which tore higher this summer on news that Corona parent Constellation Brands (STZ) would invest billions in it, fell 4.7% in the stock market today. Tilray (TLRY), whose thin supply of shares made it … Read More

Marijuana Stocks To Buy And Watch

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Cannabis companies that sell both medicinal weed and recreational pot. Marijuana stocks to buy and watch. Marijuana mergers and acquisitions. Dispensary data analytics. Upcoming marijuana IPOs. Those phrases have become increasingly common as marijuana legalization spreads across U.S. states and Canada. And investor interest in the industry continues to rise as leading pot players continue to chew away at legal … Read More