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Jamaica Clarifies Requirements for Prescribing Medical Ganja

Jamaica Clarifies Requirements for Prescribing Medical Ganja

Jamaica Clarifies Requirements for Prescribing Medical Ganja

Training began this past summer in Jamaica for medical professionals to become certified in prescribing medical ganja; however, it appears that such training isn’t actually required by law.

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Statement from the Minister of Health on the ‘Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines’

OTTAWA, Ont., June 23, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — I welcome the publication of the “Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines” today in the American Journal of Public Health. The Canadian Institutes of Health Research supported the development of these Guidelines through funding provided to the Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse.

Toronto Board of Health Wants Canada's Pharmacies to Sell MMJ

Toronto Board of Health Wants Canada’s Pharmacies to Sell MMJ

On Dec. 5, 2016, the Toronto Board of Health passed a motion to recommend that Canada’s federal government approve pharmacies to dispense medical marijuana.


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