Tilray Invests C$7.5M In Québec-Based Cannabis Producer ROSE Lifescience

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High Park enters into sale, supply, distribution and marketing agreement with ROSE as its exclusive partner in Québec CANADA: Tilray, a global pioneer in cannabis production and distribution, today announced an investment in Québec-based cannabis producer, ROSE LifeScience, and an exclusive sale, supply, distribution and marketing agreement between High Park Farms, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tilray, Read the full article…

Study From Arctic Canada Finds Cannabis Users Less Obese And Less At Risk For Diabetes

New research out of Arctic Canada suggests that marijuana users, are slimmer and less at risk for diabetes than non-users.

CANADA:  Forget the Funyuns and drop the Doritos. New research out of Arctic Canada suggests that marijuana users, for some yet-to-be-understood reason, are slimmer and less at risk for diabetes than non-users. A study by Quebec researchers found that among Inuit residents of Nunavik, the province’s northernmost region, use of cannabis was correlated with lower body-mass-index measurements, Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Registry In Quebec Called World’s 1st

Medical marijuana users in Quebec can now help shed light on the drug's long-term safety and effectiveness through a new registry at McGill University in Montreal.

CANADA:  Medical marijuana users in Quebec can now help shed light on the drug’s long-term safety and effectiveness through a new registry at McGill University in Montreal. McGill said its medical marijuana registry, which launched on Monday, is the first research database of its kind in the world. The registry meets a requirement of Quebec’s college of physicians, which considers Read the full article…

Quebec Hospital To Allow Medical Marijuana Use In Rooms

Charles Bury used his vaporizer (the wooden box) in the Sherbrooke University Hospital Centre during palliative care for liver cancer.

CANADA: Doctors, dentists and pharmacists at Quebec’s Sherbrooke University Hospital Centre have unanimously approved the use of medical marijuana in patients’ rooms. “By law we are here to help to maintain and promote and heal patients. So in the process, if at one point marijuana has to be used, we should be there for the patient,” Read the full article…