November 2016

Memory loss, a possible symptom of dementia such as Alzheimer’s disease, is usually associated with old age. But as a geriatric psychiatrist and head of a memory center, I am seeing more patients age 50 to 65 who complain of increasing memory lapses and other cognitive issues. These people are in the prime of their […]

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A Lancaster County construction firm has launched a new division this month that will design and build medical marijuana facilities. Quarryville-based Paul Risk Construction launched Cannabis Design Build in November. The division’s four leaders have backgrounds in construction, greenhouse growing and cannabis production. Cannabis Design Build doesn’t have any signed contracts yet, but it is […]

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Welcome to the week, everyone. Nevada’s blue wave continues, your friendly neighborhood drug sniffing dog won’t have to go on unemployment anytime soon and Japan is still weird. The details… ‘Tis the season to sign up for The Reno Memo. Make your holiday dreams come true by clicking right here. Cannon returns home, restores balance to […]

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DENVER, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — “The 5 Business Mistakes that Can KILL Your Marijuana Business Before It Begins” Photo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161129/443563 Photo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161129/443564 … read more at: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-most-valuable-webinar-in-america-for-prospective-entrepreneurs-looking-to-start-a-legal-cannabis-company-300369659.html

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Photo credit: MOHD RASFAN/AFP/Getty Images The focus on Black Friday is always big ticket items like 4K Ultra mega super high eyeball busting definition televisions or laptops with deceptively crappy RAM at too low a price point to ignore. In recent years Black Friday has bled into a full pre-Thanksgiving week of sales, while Cyber […]

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Israel has long been ahead of the pack on medical cannabis research and development. A new partnership could help cement that reputation by bringing a clinical cannabis-delivery device to market. On Monday, Tel Aviv-based Syqe Medical and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries announced a distribution and cooperation agreement to market a Syqe-developed inhaler that the company says […]

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Hotel weekend is one of our favorite ways to switch up the routine and get out of a rut. The idea is to find a quality accommodation within the general vicinity of your home—the closest big city, a nearby scenic hideaway or a quick jaunt across town—and stay there, as if you’re on vacation for […]

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By Jeanne M. Rideout Some in Canton see parallels between the current marijuana industry and the former tobacco association thinking. “The marijuana industry is using the same marketing strategies to target youth that the tobacco industry used decades ago,” said Canton Alliance Against Substance Abuse Chairman Nick Pirelli. In the aftermath of the Nov. 8 […]

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Are you looking to get into the marijuana industry in Washington now that marijuana has been legalized? Don’t know where to start? I received a press release below that might be a good starting point. Figured I’d pass it along: Acinonyx Academy has announced the opening of a Vancouver, Washington location for Marijuana Business Seminars […]

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You will find more statistics at Statista. Marijuana has been nearly unstoppable this year. Heading into Election Day, residents in nine states were set to vote on marijuana initiatives or amendments within their states. Five states had been looking to legalize recreational marijuana, whereas residents in four states were voting on medical cannabis initiatives or […]

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