Tag Archives: Medicinal Cannabis

news from the frontlines

I have been looking at news items & came across these few: (some lines from press releases) 1) Plans to cultivate cannabis.. ‘A Christchurch company is hoping to obtain Ministry of Health approval soon to start cultivating cannabis for medical … Continue reading

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med-cannabis doc. feedback

I just watched ‘newshub nation’ (weekly current affairs NZ); discussing the recent release of a pubic discussion document on: medicinal cannabis changes in Aotearoa/NZ; there were face-to-face responses from: 1) Ms Chloe (Green MP), who said (paraphrased): I/greens are listening … Continue reading

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who should we trust ?

I was listening to an interview on radio NZ last evening, with a doctor who is specialising, in medicinal cannabis. He made the following points (paraphrased): 1) currently only 1-2 imported products are available in Aotearoa/NZ: Sativex (GW Pharma UK) … Continue reading

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Med-cannabis document

I see that the Ministry of Health (Aotearoa/NZ) have put out a discussion document on the proposals around implementing a broader medicinal cannabis scheme, after the recent law changes: https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/medicinal-cannabis-scheme-consultation-document.pdf I have not read it through.. so will reserve further … Continue reading

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frontlines in brief

I read these few news items from the frontlines: 1) *Royal College endorses cannabis masterclass* ‘A New Zealand masterclass in medicinal cannabis has been formally endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) – marking a significant … Continue reading

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just grow it

I see in the news that Otepoti/Dn has joined the group of local Govt. bodies, that have declared a ‘Climate crisis’ with about 2/3 in support: Mr Jack Herer said it all “Hemp can save the world !” “ka mau … Continue reading

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Med-cannabis company lists on NZX

With the passage of the Medicinal cannabis act, at the end of 2018; I see that a medicinal cannabis company (cannaSouth) is to list on the New Zealand stock-exchange. The details of the legislation are still being finalise, but several … Continue reading

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