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FDA Hints It May Look Into Marijuana Health Claims

FDA Hints It May Look Into Marijuana Health Claims

FDA Hints It May Look Into Marijuana Health Claims

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration may start cracking down on claims of marijuana health benefits that haven’t been proven, the agency’s commissioner said Tuesday.

Science and Medicine of Cannabis: What Role Will FDA Play in Medical Cannabis?

Science and Medicine of Cannabis: What Role Will FDA Play in MMJ?

Stephen Goldner, Senior Forensic Toxicologist at Quantum 9, learned early on how to work with the FDA, having developed the FDA-approved liquid dose form of methadone with his mentor John Broich. Hear Goldner discuss what role the FDA would likely play in life after medical cannabis legalization.

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds Mexico® Receives COFEPRIS Permission for Flagship Product RSHO-X™ Usage for Cancer Patient

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 24, 2017/Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary HempMeds Mexico® has received permission from Mexico’s health authority COFEPRIS to import their flagship product Real Scientific Hemp Oil-X™ (RSHO-X™) to treat a patient for their pain associated with cancer treatments and for their general well-being.

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Marijuana May Lower Risk of Bladder Cancer in Men

A study released in the Journal of Urology has found that marijuana use may lead to decreased risks of bladder cancer in men. Led by Dr. Anil A. Thomas, researchers examined medical data from the California Men’s Health Study cohort, evaluating 84,170 participants between the ages of 45 and 69.

Burwell Letter

Congress Sends Burwell Letter to Study Pot

The political climate in Washington has never been so bitter and toxic than it is today. It seems there is almost nothing congress can agree on. So imagine the surprise when Sylvia Burwell, secretary of Health and Human Services, received a letter from a bipartisan collection of 30 congressional members requesting more marijuana research.


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