Cannabis would offer protection against Covid-19

According to a recent American university study, cannabis could be an unexpected protective tool against Covid-19. On January 10, scientists from two Oregon universities indeed indicated in a publication that cannabis, usually known for its use as a drug, contains acids that may be effective against the coronavirus. Reported by the website, this study … Read more

These work tips are provided by Pia Marten, CEO of the cannabis startup Cannovum

“Taking a step back is not as bad as it sometimes feels and has nothing to do with failure,” says Pia Marten, who had to overcome many hurdles with her startup Cannovum. Cannovum She brought Germany’s first medical cannabis company to the stock exchange: Pia Marten is co-founder and managing director of Cannovum. Your startup … Read more

Netherlands: cannabis legalization and drug war

WWhat does Amsterdam smell like? Not for the roses that are often sung about, but for cannabis. The sweet, rancid smell wafts over the canals, where one coffee shop follows the other. According to the last count, there were 166 places where you don’t go to have coffee, but to smoke a joint or buy … Read more

Cannabis, governo verso la proroga dei termini per salvare il referendum dopo i ritardi dei Comuni: ovazione al presidio a Montecitorio

Il governo vuole intervenire per salvare la raccolta firme per il referendum sulla cannabis: mercoledì in Consiglio dei ministri arriva la proroga attesa dal comitato promotore, riunitosi dalle 18 in presidio davanti a Montecitorio. La misura – valida per tutti i referendum in via di presentazione, come quello sul green pass – è stata inserita … Read more

WADA to review cannabis ban

American sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson, here on August 20, 2021 in Eugene, Oregon. JONATHAN FERREY / AFP The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced Tuesday, September 14, that it would review the inclusion of cannabis on the list of prohibited substances, a few months after the suspension of star American sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson. “After receiving requests from … Read more

How those affected change and how to find help

Drug addiction is not only a major psychological burden for those affected. The relatives also bear the addiction and experience how a loved one suddenly develops new traits and becomes increasingly distant. Addiction can become a serious burden for family, partner and friends. In addition to worrying about the health of the loved one, the … Read more

Legalization of cannabis use goes to votes in PS Congress

© DR ByRui Polonio with Carolina Quaresma August 28, 2021 • 20:48 The Socialist Youth (JS) asked the Socialist Party four years ago to open the debate. Now the time has come to move towards legalization. In declarations to TSF, the secretary general of JS, Miguel Costa Matos, explains that what they want is that “the … Read more

Sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson Tests Positive For Cannabis At Tokyo 2020 Days

American sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson tested positive for cannabis less than a month before the Olympics. AP Photo / Ashley Landis KINGSTON – American sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson gave positive for cannabis, sources said, and is likely not competing for the 100-meter dash title at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. According to a source familiar with the situation, … Read more

Mexico decriminalizes recreational cannabis use with conditions

During a demonstration calling for the legalization of cannabis, in front of the Senate, in Mexico City, on April 20, 2021. MARCO UGARTE / AP The Supreme Court of Mexico has ruled. Marijuana Prohibition Has Been Declared “Unconstitutional”, Monday, June 28, faced with the indecision of parliamentarians to set a legal framework regulating consumption. The … Read more