Euphoriants

Research Finds Women Often Overprescribed Opioids After Childbirth

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 3:15pm

A significant correlation exists between the number of pills supplied and the continued use or abuse of opioids.

Key Points: 
  • A significant correlation exists between the number of pills supplied and the continued use or abuse of opioids.
  • Currently, no national guidelines exist for physicians who prescribe opioids to women after childbirth.
  • The new research reveals patients who are prescribed opioids after a vaginal delivery received significantly more pills than were used, with an average of 10 pills remaining.
  • The first exposure to opioids for many women of reproductive age is childbirth.

Purpl Scientific Announces Free Firmware Update To Extend Battery Life On The Purpl PRO

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 3:10pm

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Purpl Scientific ( www.purplscientific.com ), developer of the Purpl PRO the affordable, lab-accurate, hand-held potency and moisture measurement system for cannabis and hemp announced it released a free firmware update to improve device battery life.

Key Points: 
  • ST. LOUIS, Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Purpl Scientific ( www.purplscientific.com ), developer of the Purpl PRO the affordable, lab-accurate, hand-held potency and moisture measurement system for cannabis and hemp announced it released a free firmware update to improve device battery life.
  • To complete the free update, visit the Purpl Scientific website and follow the instructions on the Support page.
  • For information on purchasing a Purpl PRO, or to download the free Battery Life Fix Firmware Update, visit: www.purplscientific.com , or call: (833) 787-7534.
  • Purpl Scientific developed the Purpl PRO to provide lab-quality test results in a compact, portable device.The Purpl PRO confirms cannabis quality and chemical composition throughout the lifecycle - from cultivation to consumption.

Jushi Holdings Inc. to Present in Benzinga Virtual Cannabis Capital Conference on August 18ᵗʰ at 11:15 a.m. ET

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:20pm

BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jushi Holdings Inc. (Jushi or the Company) (CSE: JUSH) (OTCQB: JUSHF), a globally-focused, multi-state cannabis and hemp operator, today announced that Erich Mauff, Co-Founder, Co-President and Board Member of Jushi, will present in the Benzinga Virtual Cannabis Capital Conference to be held virtually on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.

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  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jushi Holdings Inc. (Jushi or the Company) (CSE: JUSH) (OTCQB: JUSHF), a globally-focused, multi-state cannabis and hemp operator, today announced that Erich Mauff, Co-Founder, Co-President and Board Member of Jushi, will present in the Benzinga Virtual Cannabis Capital Conference to be held virtually on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.
  • Mr. Mauff will present on the panel titled Rolling Out: Whats Next for Retailers in Adult-use Recreational at 11:15 a.m.
  • For more information about the Benzinga Virtual Cannabis Capital Conference, or to schedule a one-on-one meeting with Jushis management, please contact Jushis Investor Relations at Investors@jushico.com .
  • Jushi strives to maximize shareholder value while delivering high-quality products across all levels of the cannabis and hemp ecosystem.

DGAP-News: NeutriSci International Inc.: UPDATE REGARDING PRODUCT LAUNCH IN CALIFORNIA

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:05pm

NeutriSci's Zenstix(TM) and Kushtabs(TM), quick melting tabs activate faster when compared to other cannabis edibles with a powerful and maximum allowable 10mg dose.

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  • NeutriSci's Zenstix(TM) and Kushtabs(TM), quick melting tabs activate faster when compared to other cannabis edibles with a powerful and maximum allowable 10mg dose.
  • This calorie and sugar-free product comes in three flavors (Lemon Lime, Iced Pomegranate and Raspberry Lemonade).
  • Cryopharm's Marbl Melts(TM) represent an industry-first cannabis infused product; flavorful, micro dosed, rapidly dissolvable oral melts infused with THC & CBD.
  • Glen Rehman, CEO of NeutriSci, stated: "Despite limited and reduced accessibility due to COVID-19, the California manufacturing facility has been able to gradually increase its production capacity to meet initial demands.

Infinite Chemical Analysis Labs Brings Proven Cannabis Testing Expertise to Michigan Market

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

Location

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  • Location
    San Diego, Aug. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Infinite Chemical Analysis Labs (InfiniteCAL or the Company), a full-service analytical testing lab for the cannabis and hemp industries, announced today that the Company opened its cannabis analysis lab in the expanding market of Michigan, marking its second location in the U.S.
  • The lab will begin testing cannabis products immediately, and is approved to service both the states medical and recreational markets.
  • Drawing from the Companys proven success in the California market, Michigan cannabis businesses can trust that InfiniteCAL utilizes top-of-the-line instruments and offers a faster turnaround time for testing results than currently available in the state of Michigan.
  • For more information about Infinite Chemical Analysis Labs in Michigan, visit https://infinitecalmi.com/
    Infinite Chemical Analysis Labs offers a wide range of quality assurance analyses in addition to state compliance testing to uphold brands to the highest standards for premium products.

Cannabis Strategic Ventures Reports Record $2.3M in July Cannabis Sales on Rapidly Accelerating Growth

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 1:30pm

This represents a sequential monthly growth rate of approximately 77%, nearly doubling the 40% sequential growth witnessed in June, which was also a new Company record for topline performance.

Key Points: 
  • This represents a sequential monthly growth rate of approximately 77%, nearly doubling the 40% sequential growth witnessed in June, which was also a new Company record for topline performance.
  • It would be easy to lose perspective at this point because we exceeded our own expectations by such a wide margin in July, commented Simon Yu, CEO of Cannabis Strategic Ventures.
  • That said, we believe we understand whats driving this accelerating growth: a combination of better products, better distribution relationships, and better pricing coming together in a favorable environment.
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    Cannabis Strategic Ventures Inc. (OTC: NUGS) is one of the largest publicly traded marijuana cultivators in the United States.

Sullivan University Offering Introduction to Cannabis Studies Class This Fall

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 6:15pm

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sullivan University has announced it will offer an Introduction to Cannabis Studies online course for the fall 2020 term that begins Sept. 28.

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  • LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sullivan University has announced it will offer an Introduction to Cannabis Studies online course for the fall 2020 term that begins Sept. 28.
  • "The course can be important for many students in various programs, as a general education elective, giving an additional choice for students."
  • Following are the learning outcomes of the course:
    Describe the culture of cannabis use in the United States.
  • Current or potential students can learn more about the course by contacting the Sullivan University Admissions Department at 502-456-6505.

Cannabis Retail for Now – Self-Checkout Solution, anna, Makes Landmark Launch at Colorado Dispensaries

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 3:03pm

Cannabis retail innovators at anna announced today the launch of their fast, efficient and highly-compliant self-checkout solution for Colorado dispensaries.

Key Points: 
  • Cannabis retail innovators at anna announced today the launch of their fast, efficient and highly-compliant self-checkout solution for Colorado dispensaries.
  • This allows dispensaries and CBD retailers to service customers while adhering to todays social distancing guidelines.
  • The retail technology available to dispensaries has inhibited the cannabis industry's path to normalization.
  • anna elevates the cannabis retail experience with modern self-checkout solutions engineered to boost sales volume and take the headache out of compliance.

Introducing Beneficial Blends 600mg Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts With NanoLyte™ Technology

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 2:30pm

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Beneficial Blends, the industry leading Oil Expert and Certified Manufacture specializing in high quality products with 'beneficial for you' health attributes, launches its first-ever conventional and organic 600mg Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts made with NanoLyte, its proprietary water-soluble CBD emulsion technology.

Key Points: 
  • TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Beneficial Blends, the industry leading Oil Expert and Certified Manufacture specializing in high quality products with 'beneficial for you' health attributes, launches its first-ever conventional and organic 600mg Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts made with NanoLyte, its proprietary water-soluble CBD emulsion technology.
  • Beneficial Blends Hemp Extractsare developed by global PhD Experts utilizing high intensity ultrasonication and phospholipids, resulting in industry leading taste, clarity, solubility and absorption.
  • In addition to Beneficial Blends Hemp Extracts, the company manufactures a varietyof private label CBD-infused products including ingestible, topicals and candles customized to manufacturing and retailer needs.
  • "Through extensive research and testing, we formulated Beneficial Blends Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts with non-detectable THC to give people the "worry-free" support they desire."

MariMed Reports Strong Second Quarter Results

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 1:30pm

Second Quarter 2020 and YTD Financial Highlights:

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  • Second Quarter 2020 and YTD Financial Highlights:
    Core cannabis Revenues of $9.6 million in Q2, a 163% increase compared with $3.7 million in Q2 2019.
  • At the same time, we also took decisive actions in the second quarter by restructuring our short-term debt which significantly strengthens the Companys financial position.
  • MariMed in the fourth quarter of 2019 opened its 70,000 square foot cannabis cultivation and production facility in New Bedford under the Massachusetts medical cannabis program.
  • During the quarter, MariMed also launched Tropizen Pique, a popular Caribbean cannabis infused hot sauce.