Avicenna’s Cannabis Medicine and Mysticism

Regarded as one of the greatest intellects of Islam’s Golden Age, the geographer, astronomer, poet, theologian, Avicenna, Ibn Sina, (980-1030) is probably best known for his contributions to medicine, and his works, after being translated into Latin became deeply influential in Medieval and renaissance Europe. “In his Canon on…

Medical cannabis and driving – Lift News

Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana (CFAMM), a national non-profit organization, released a first-of-its-kind preliminary research review on medical cannabis impaired driving – one of the major public safety concerns stemming from the legalization of non-medical cannabis. The review situates the use of cannabis for medical purposes among…

Responsible cannabis use starts in the home

As the bill to legalize marijuana in Canada makes its way through the legislative process, many Canadian parents say they have concerns about increased access to cannabis by kids and an increased attitude of permissiveness that comes with legalization. While one of the Liberal Government’s stated goals for legalization…

Can cannabis stimulate weight loss?

It is well known that cannabis and its major active compound THC can increase appetite and cause “the munchies.” But did you know that cannabis use might also contribute to a healthy body weight? The role of cannabis and endocannabinoids in appetite regulation and body weight has been extensively…

Easton Pharmaceuticals Announces It Has Received $400,000 USD In Product Purchase Orders For The Current Quarter

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – Jun 26, 2017) – Easton Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC: EAPH), is pleased to announce it has received an approximate total of $400,000 USD in purchase orders for the quarter from its sub-distributors for the Mexican market. The purchase orders include a new order received just last week,…