Governor Signs Indiana’s First Medicinal Cannabis Bill

"Governor Signs Indiana’s First Medicinal Cannabis Bill" FROM: Gov. Eric Holcomb signed Indiana’s first medical cannabis law Wednesday. It legalizes a form of cannabis – cannabinoid oil or CBD – for the treatment of epilepsy. At the beginning of the session Holcomb indicated that he did not support any proposals that allowed the use of

The Hemp Association issues Statement of Principles/Corrects FDA.

The Hemp Association recently issued their Statement of Principles on Cannabis/Hemp.  Executive Director, Patrick J. compiled the information over the past five (5) years from various Chemical, Scientific and Genetic tests and reports issued since 1996.  This includes the 2011 Genetic Mapping of both "Chem Dawg" - Cannabis strain, and

DEA: Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Office of the Secretary DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Drug Enforcement Administration DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, USDA; Drug Enforcement Administration, DOJ; Food and Drug Administration, HHS. ACTION: Notice SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the U.S. Drug

Cannabis removes Alzheimer’s-related protein from nerve cells

Amyloid proteotoxicity initiates an inflammatory response blocked by cannabinoids The beta amyloid (Aβ) and other aggregating proteins in the brain increase with age and are frequently found within neurons. The mechanistic relationship between intracellular amyloid, aging and neurodegeneration is not, however, well understood. We use a proteotoxicity model based upon the