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Israel's Together to buy control of German cannabis customer

Israel’s Together to Buy Control of German Cannabis Customer

JERUSALEM (Reuters) Together Pharma, which produces medical cannabis, said on Wednesday it had signed a deal to buy a controlling 50.01 percent stake in...
Green shoots of cannabis are seen in a field overlooking a lake in Yammouneh in West of Baalbek

Scientists Unpick How Cannabis Component May Fight Psychosis

By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters)  British scientists have unraveled how a non-intoxicating component of cannabis acts in key brain areas to reduce abnormal activity in patients...
Professor Mohammad Mroueh holds a wild carrot oil in a lab room at the Byblos campus of the Lebanese American University, in Byblos

How Good Is Lebanese Cannabis? Scientists Seek Herbal Remedies

By Ayat Basma BYBLOS, Lebanon (Reuters)  Locked away safely in an academic's study in Lebanon is a plant that researchers hope to transform from one of...
The Vet CBD Pet Cannabis Company booth is seen at CatCon in Pasadena

Pot for Pets: U.S. Federal Law Puts Vets into A Quandary

By Barbara Goldberg (Reuters)  A wave of medical research is providing fresh evidence that marijuana may help dogs and cats cope with arthritis, epilepsy, anxiety and...
The logo of Sun Life Financial is seen in Toronto

Why Canadian Insurers Are Wary of Covering Medical Marijuana

By Nichola Saminather TORONTO (Reuters)  Sun Life Financial, Canada's No. 2 insurer, recently started covering medical marijuana in its Canadian health insurance plan - more than...
A marijuana plant is seen at Tweed Marijuana Inc in Smith's Falls

Canada’s Manulife Partners with Loblaw Unit to Advise Medical Marijuana Patients

By Nichola Saminather TORONTO (Reuters) Manulife Financial Corp, Canada's biggest insurance company, said on Tuesday it will partner with a drugstore chain owned by Loblaw...