Viewpoints: Vaping Deaths Require Federal Government To Control Cannabis Policy; Alzheimer’s Impacts All Races, So Why Is There Little Research On Hispanics, African Americans?

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Underbanked cannabis industry fights to finance growth, leaving biz owners empty-handed

Though recreational use of marijuana is now legal in 33 states, most financial institutions, such as banks, will not work with the cannabis industry. This is leaving business owners scrambling for alternative financing solutions. Small Business BEST DEAL UPDATE: A … Read more…

Senate panel looks at easing cannabis laws that restrict access to mainstream banking services

U.S. lawmakers are looking at easing restrictions on cannabis laws that restrict the industry's access to mainstream banking services at a Senate hearing Tuesday — as momentum to reform federal marijuana laws builds in Congress. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: … Read more…

Early-and-regular cannabis use by youth is associated with alteration in brain circuits that support cognitive control

The development of neural circuits in youth, at a particularly important time in their lives, can be heavily influenced by external factors — specifically the frequent and regular use of cannabis. A new study reports that alterations in cognitive control … Read more…