April 27, 2019
Children as young as eight are being given cannabis as part of a medical trial to test the drug's benefits on treating behavioural issues (stock image)
Children as young as eight given cannabis as part of trial to treat bad behaviour
Murdoch Children's Research...
April 22, 2019
Photo: Current laws in Vanuatu prohibit the cultivation of marijuana. (Vanuatu Department of Tourism/K
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April 21, 2019
Marta Pascual Juanola
West Australian man Jim Plamondon claims to have found a loophole to legally import medicinal cannabis into Australia.
The former Busselton resident said he used the Therapeutic Goods Administration Traveller's Exemption to bypass Australian bureaucracy, and claims to b...
Ten people were arrested as part of a joint operation involving WA Police, the Australian Border Force and the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, in WA’s south metropolitan district earlier this year. Picture: WA Police
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April 18, 2019
Patients are turning to medicinal cannabis for symptom relief.
The first national surveys of patients and specialists across Australia
Two new surveys announced for patients using or considering using medicinal cannabis to ease the symptoms of inflammatory bowel dise...
April 16, 2019
Australian Associated Press
The NSW government is growing medicinal cannabis at a secret location as part of a production trial.
Eight different varieties of medicinal cannabis are being grown by the NSW government in a high-security facility in a secret regional location.
The NSW government was th...
April 14, 2019
Photo: Olive Wraight has been treating her chronic pain with medicinal cannabis. (ABC South West: Sebastian Neuweiler)
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April 10, 2019
Australia’s “disproportionate” drug driving laws should be overhauled as part of a proposal to legalise recreational cannabis use for adults in the ACT
Under a law proposed by Labor backbencher Michael Pettersson, residents would be legally allowed to carry up to 50 g...
April 7, 2019
RESEARCHERS at the University of Notre Dame are recruiting people to take part in a ground-breaking study on the use of medicinal cannabis to treat dementia.
The world-leading clinical trial, aimed at improving the quality of life for thousands of people with dementia,...
April 5, 2019
Olivia Newton-John attends the 2018 G'Day USA Los Angeles Gala at the InterContinental Hotel Los Angeles in 2018. (Photo: Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
Olivia Newton-John wears many hats. “I’m a mother, a wife, a singer, an actress, a cancer philanthropist, author...
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