Scientists Create First Beer Brewed From CannabisAs the restrictions on marijuana continue to be loosened, scientists in Canada have reportedly developed the first beer brewed from cannabis.
State's Studies Show Marijuana Use Increasing Among Adults, Not YouthTwo studies indicate the rate of marijuana usage by Colorado young people is relatively unchanged since 2015, and in fact mirrors the national average. But a youth marijuana prevention agency warned the increase in potency of marijuana and cannabis products since the drug's legalization in 2014 poses equally increasing danger to its young users.
First Marijuana-Based Drug Gets Mixed Reactions In ColoradoThe Federal and Drug Administration has approved the country's first drug derived from marijuana, a medication to treat two rare and devastating forms of epilepsy.
Medical Milestone: FDA OKs Marijuana-Based Drug For SeizuresU.S. health regulators have approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana.
Some Coloradans Fear Changes To State Laws As U.S. Weighs Marijuana MedicineThe government is getting closer to a decision on approval of a prescription drug derived from marijuana, but some Colorado parents are concerned.
Proposed US Banking Fix For Marijuana May Not Open All DoorsA proposal in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana could encourage more banks to do business with cannabis companies, but it appears to fall short of a cure-all for an industry that must operate mainly as a cash business in a credit card world.
First FDA-Approved Drug Made From Cannabis Can't Be Sold In ColoradoThe first FDA-approved prescription drug made from pure cannabis is expected to hit the market in the next couple months and, unless lawmakers act, Colorado may be the only state that can't sell it.
Veterans Are Key To Surge Of States Approving Medical Pot For PTSDTwenty-eight states plus the District of Columbia now include PTSD in their medical marijuana programs, a tally that has more than doubled in the last two years, according to data compiled by the pro-legalization Marijuana Policy Project.
Cannabis Companies Struggle To Be CharitableColorado cannabis companies have found it is hard for them to be charitable. Nonprofits often turn away pot profits for fear of losing federal grant money.
Colorado-Based Lucky's Market Selling CBD ProductsA Colorado-based chain of natural food stores is selling products containing hemp-derived extracts containing the cannabis compound known as CBD.
Nevada Launches Sales Of Legal Recreational MarijuanaNevada became the fifth state in the U.S. with stores selling marijuana for recreational purposes.
Veterans Are Using Pot To Ease PTSD, Despite Scant ResearchA growing number of states are weighing whether to legalize marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. But for many veterans, the debate is already over.