Potential in Cannabis spray to treat aggressive form of brain cancer

An oral cannabis spray can provide a genuine benefit to those suffering with brain cancer. Does this sound farfetched? Cannabis is often glorified as a sort of miracle substance with unlimited application and potentital. So is this another wild conjecture by cannabis enthusiasts? In a British study, scientists are examining for the first time whether […]

Will the United Kingdom see a green future as cannabis grows ever larger?

Around 15 years ago, the United Kingdom saw a rapid decline of smoking as a social norm activity. The United Kingdom introduced new laws banning smoking in public places between 2006 and 2007, with Scotland taking the lead. The House of Commons Health Committee recommended tougher restrictions than the Blair government had originally intended. It was made illegal to […]

Legal cannabis catches the eye of large tobacco company

The biggest tobacco company in The UK has said cannabis is part of its future, as it attempts to distance itself from traditional cigarettes. British American Tobacco, or BAT, has started to reduce the health impacts of their products in order to “accelerate” its transformation. BAT has signed a contract to study a new range […]

UK food regulators reject CBD as narcotic, stand by novel food deadline

Great Britain has rejected the European Commission’s preliminary stance that hemp flower-derived CBD should be regulated as a narcotic, a key food safety regulator in the United Kingdom says. Paul Tossel, who leads the Novel Foods authorities at London’s Food Standards Agency, said Tuesday that although British authorities continue to mirror requirements set out by […]