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The Cannabis Canada Forum Story

Cannabis Canada Forums was founded in Calgary, Alberta in 2016 by The Cannabis Canada Association and President and CEO of Silver Shows, Howard Silver. Along with his direct team, David Evans, Lisa Marin, and Eric Filion, Silver held a vision to bring relevant and informational cannabis legalization education to the forefront for Canadians. The Cannabis Canada Association collectively represents the …

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Canada’s rec marijuana demand will be much higher than industry anticipates, researcher predicts

Published by Matt Lamers at MJBizDaily (This is the first installment of a two-part series examining the expected supply and demand of Canada’s cannabis market.) Demand for recreational marijuana in Canada will be much stronger than industry officials expect, according to data given to Health Canada by one influential research firm. Stronger-than-expected demand could have consequences up and down the cannabis …

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Taming the Black Dog : Using Cannabis to Treat Depression

Originally posted on Cannabis Culture By Dr Frank Could medical marijuana be one of the answers in treating depression? Before we go into why and how, it is best to understand how depression arises and how it is treated at the moment. Another thing important to remember is that there are two main types of depression: unipolar and bipolar depression/disorder. Depression …

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House Passes Marijuana legislation, Bill Moves to Senate

Originally posted on CTV.com OTTAWA — The federal government’s plan to legalize marijuana by next summer is a step closer. Bill C-45 received final approval Monday in the House of Commons, passing by a vote of 200-82. It now moves to the Senate, where Conservative senators are threatening to hold up passage of the bill. That could yet derail the …

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The State Of Marijuana Stocks And What To Look For In 2018

The popularity of legal Marijuana continues to grow. The Industry is Very Event Driven. The Latest Deal Between Canopy Growth & Constellation Brands Further Legitimizes this Industry. The secret’s out: the cannabis industry continues to grow at an above average pace and now we’re seeing even bigger names get involved. Right now, is a very important time to be paying …

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Québec Unveils Marijuana Legalization Plan

Originally posted on Seven Days VT Facing a July 1 national deadline to legalize marijuana, Québec lawmakers recently unveiled a set of proposed rules that are generally seen as restrictive. While the federal Canadian legislation would allow people to grow small amounts of marijuana at home, Québec wouldn’t allow it, under draft legislation written by the province’s ruling Liberal Party. Instead, …

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Canada Announces Craft-Scale Licenses for Smaller Cannabis Producers

Originally posted on Leafy by HARRISON JORDAN The Government of Canada today announced the establishment of a licensing system that divides cannabis producers between “Standard” and  “Micro” designations under the upcoming adult-use regulatory scheme. Micro licenses carve out a space for small-scale producers. Licenses will also be available for nurseries and hemp growers. The new licenses would allow smaller producers …

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Marijuana and ADHD

Originally posted on LeafScience. Many adults use marijuana to cope with ADHD, but there are some risks. One of the most popular reasons people use marijuana is to relax and calm their thoughts. Many people choose to take advantage of this to help treat disorders that are associated with an overactive mind, such as ADHD. There are not many scientific …

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Study Finds Alcohol 10 Times More Deadly Than Cannabis on the Road

Originally posted on Leafly by BRUCE BARCOTT Researchers who examined drug tests from drivers involved in more than 3,600 auto crashes have found that alcohol is about ten times more likely to cause a fatal crash than cannabis. Drunk drivers were 17.8 more likely to cause a fatal crash than sober drivers. Cannabis-influenced drivers were 1.65 times more likely. In …

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Legalization Fever Has Canadian Marijuana Stocks In a ‘Melt Up’

Originally posted on Bloomberg by Jen Skerritt Canadian marijuana producers jumped again Monday, with one in particular surging to new highs amid optimism over its prospects in Quebec. Aurora Cannabis Inc. jumped as much as 24 percent and is now up more than 80 percent this month, fueled by rising revenue and speculation it can secure a strong market position in …