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How COVID-19 Changed the CBD Industry | Westword

How COVID-19 Changed the CBD Industry | Westword

The coronavirus pandemic and resulting stay-at-home orders impacted all types of businesses worldwide. The situation was particularly tricky for the CBD industry, which was already grappling with legal inconsistencies and rampant misinformation in the marketplace, then suddenly had a flood of would-be consumers looking for options that might keep them …

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Florida medical marijuana sales surged last week

Florida medical marijuana sales surged last week

The May 22 update from the Office of Medical Marijuana Use shows considerable increase in sales volume week over week. Interestingly, the increased volume happened during a week when flower sales dipped, suggesting that consumers opted for concentrates, vapes, and other modes of delivery. All told, 107,823,503 milligrams of THC …

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Most moms believe in hemp-CBD as a medicine for kids

Most moms believe in hemp-CBD as a medicine for kids

Sorry wine moms, but there’s new game in town. That would be “weed moms,” who have emerged as a strong driving force in the normalization of cannabis nationwide. As a recently released poll finds, moms are more likely than dads to educate their children about using hemp or CBD. Oasis …

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Waterville council approves licenses for marijuana operation

Waterville council approves licenses for marijuana operation

WATERVILLE — A marijuana cultivation, manufacturing and retail business will open in the former Keyes Fibre machine shop at 20 Industrial St. since city councilors on Tuesday night approved licenses for all three operations. Theory Wellness of Maine LLC will lease the property from Retlew Investments LLC, which has owned …

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Most of Loveland’s former medical marijuana centers would need to be grandfathered in to avoid setbacks under proposed law – Loveland Reporter

Most of Loveland’s former medical marijuana centers would need to be grandfathered in to avoid setbacks under proposed law - Loveland Reporter

A petition to bring the issue of retail marijuana back before Loveland voters this fall includes language that would allow the city’s former medical marijuana centers to reopen in their old locations. Specifically, the proposed ordinance would exempt former licenseholders from restrictions on where marijuana businesses can be located in …

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New study finds medical marijuana is too strong for pain relief

New study finds medical marijuana is too strong for pain relief

Substituting medical marijuana has helped those living with chronic pain regain some control over their lives, as it boosts sleep, relieves symptoms of depression and reduces neuropathic pain. But researchers are now questioning whether legal marijuana is optimized to treat chronic pain. According to a new study published in the …

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