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2014-05-14 16:28:27

DENVER, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB), a Colorado corporation, which is referred to herein as UCANN, announced today that it has officially changed its name from MySkin, Inc. to United Cannabis Corporation and its new trading symbol is CNAB. About UCANN: United Cannabis Corporation has a foundation in the cannabis industries. With our consulting services, management and oversight we are capable of assisting any Cannabis oriented company on...

2014-05-13 23:10:24

Rockies Venture Club’s first cannabis/marijuana-related investor conference to be held in Denver on May 29. Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 CEO Troy Dayton of The ArcView Group and Roberto Lopesino, vice president of business development for Advanced Cannabis Solutions, will keynote the Rockies Venture Club’s first Cannabis Capital Summit May 29 at Mile High Station in Denver. Dayton, who will deliver the opening address, is a founding board member of the National Cannabis Industry...

2014-05-13 12:23:45

MARINA DEL REY, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Minerals LTD. (OTC PINK: DSCR) (PINKSHEETS: DSCR) is pleased to announce that Mr. Dennis Killoran of Wainwright, Alberta, Canada has agreed to become the Company's Primary Hemp Growing Consultant. Mr. Killoran is uniquely qualified having previously cultivated Industrial Hemp under a Health Canada License. Mr. Killoran is a third generation farmer. In 1999, Mr. Killoran was invited to participate with a symposium which...

College Students Ride, Drive After Marijuana Use At An Alarming Rate
2014-05-13 10:05:00

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online In a recent study, 640 incoming freshmen were approached at the University of Washington and the University of Wisconsin, Madison, about using marijuana and/or drinking alcohol before driving or riding in a vehicle within the previous 28 days. Of them, 338 agreed to participate in the study. The study was conducted by researchers from the University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) and the...

2014-05-12 23:05:23

Due to new ways to ingest Marijuana, substance abuse help is needed more than ever Rumson, NJ (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 As reported by The Star Ledger (5/11) in their article, Pot Candies, Wax Add Fuel to NJ Marijuana Legalization Fight the ongoing fight to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey is losing, as new marijuana and THC-laced candies are showing up around the state. Although these types of treats are not new, they have been making their appearance and can potentially be...

2014-05-12 08:33:21

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marijuana industry shows consistent signs of growth as cannabis gains acceptance across the country providing new opportunities for expansion: DirectView Holdings, Inc. (OTC: DIRV), Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC: ERBB), Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), Mentor Capital, Inc. (OTC: MNTR) and SK3 Group Inc. (OTC: SKTO). DirectView Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: DIRV), a company focused on ownership and management of leading...

2014-05-09 13:22:21

University of Washington Social work researchers from the University of Washington have found that among a group of active-duty Army personnel who use illicit drugs, the most abused substance is synthetic marijuana, which is harder to detect than other drugs through standard drug tests. The research will be published in the July 2014 issue of Addictive Behaviors, but is already online. Synthetic marijuana, sometimes called “Spice,” is made with shredded plant material coated with...

2014-05-09 08:26:28

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marijuana & Cannabinoid Based Medicine industry continues to grow as companies forge ahead searching for new research and development, as well as expansion, opportunities: New Colombia Resources, Inc. (OTC: NEWC), GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH), Hemp, Inc. (OTC: HEMP), Nuvilex, Inc. (OTC: NVLX) and Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC: ERBB) New Colombia Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: NEWC), a U.S. company with coal and...

2014-05-09 08:26:16

The Company is in discussions with Cannabis Science, Inc. (CBIS) to oversee clinical trials in Colombia. MIAMI BEACH, Fla., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Colombia Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: NEWC) ("New Colombia or the Company"), a U.S. company with coal and other resource assets in Colombia, is pleased to announce an agreement of collaboration with the Phoenix Tears Foundation for the research and development of a cannabis based medicine to treat skin cancer in Colombia. Dr. Janet...

2014-05-08 23:09:31

Learning about the marijuana industry is an important move for the expected upcoming legislation in November. Florida is poised to change laws and businesses are getting educated so they can learn what it takes to get in the Cannabis Industry ahead of the game. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Florida voters are being polled about medical marijuana usage and an overwhelming 88% of voters have indicated they support medical use. With expected legislation in November, Florida...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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