Australia’s suburban cafes surge as CBD coffee roasters hope for post-Covid comeback – The Guardian

Hospitality industry Australia’s suburban cafes surge as CBD coffee roasters hope for post-Covid comeback The industry is experiencing a geographical shift as coronavirus shuts city businesses but people working from…

Self-affirmed GRAS achieved: Australia's Bod and Hong Kong's H&H to launch 10 new CBD and hemp products in the US – FoodNavigator-Asia.com

The development comes as Bod Australia’s proprietary CBD and hemp oil extracts have received the self-affirmed Generally Recognised as Safe (GRAS) status from the US FDA. Achieving the status means…

Vaping increases the chances of regular smoking threefold, Australian review finds – The Guardian

Using e-cigarettes triples the chance of a non-smoker taking up regular cigarettes, a review of the public health impacts of vaping has found. Researchers led by the Australian National University’s…

ARA ends relationship with Australian Retail Vaping Industry Association – Mirage News

The Australian Retailers Association has announced the dissolution of vaping body, the Australian Retail Vaping Industry Association (ARVIA). ARA CEO Paul Zahra said the decision by the ARA Council in…

Inside Australia's secret multimillion dollar cannabis farm that's totally legal – Daily Mail

Go inside Australia’s secret multi-million dollar cannabis farm as it’s kept under 24-hour guard because the crop is incredibly potent – and it’s 100 per cent legal A NSW firm…

LeafCann secures cannabis import licence from Australian Government – Health Europa

© iStock/VasilevKirill Privately-owned medicinal cannabis company LeafCann has secured a Medicinal Cannabis import licence from the Australian Government. The licence, which will enable LeafCann to supply Australian patients with high-quality…

Michael Wooldridge a rare winner in Greg Hunt's vaping mess – The Australian Financial Review

Last Wednesday, the TGA confirmed the interim rescheduling of nicotine “other than in tobacco prepared and packed for smoking”, which is expected to be made final in early 2021. Two…

Australia's 'backward' Position On Vaping To Be Explored At Webinar | Scoop News – Scoop.co.nz

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 11:27 amPress Release: CAPHRA Vapers are being encouraged to attend an online conference on Saturday, 26 September. Dubbed Voices4Vape, the virtual event will shed light on…

Australian Regulators: If You Want to Vape, Get a Prescription – Gizmodo

E-juice being sold in San Rafel, California in 2015.Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Australia’s muddled laws on vaping are emerging from a dank cloud of confusion: According to a Wednesday…

Will Australia follow the U.S. lead and sell CBD? – The GrowthOp

Australians might be looking at a cleared path to cannabis medications as soon as next year. The Australian government made an interim decision on Sept. 9 to make low-dose CBD…

'Chemist monopoly' on vaping slammed – Australian Journal of Pharmacy

The National Retail Association claims that the Federal Government’s proposal to limit smoke-free nicotine to pharmacies is the “worst of both worlds” NRA CEO Dominique Lamb says that the proposal…

CBD Hemp Oil Market 2020 Size, Future Demand, Global Research, Top Leading player, Emerging Trends, Region by Forecast to 2027 – The Daily Chronicle

Aphria CBD Hemp Oil Market Segmentation This market has been divided into Types, Applications, and Regions. The growth of each segment provides an accurate calculation and forecast of sales by…

Australia's interim CBD decision • Jamaica wants cannabis banking fix • GW Pharma pushes on MS in US • & more… – Cannabis Wire

The Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter is sent to C-Wire Plus subscribers every weekday morning at 7 a.m. Excerpts are published here later in the day. Don’t miss the full picture.…

Althea (ASX:AGH) share price surges 11% on Canadian cannabis licence – Motley Fool Australia

Althea Group Holdings Ltd (ASX: AGH) shares have today surged on a new license announcement. At the time of writing, the Althea share price is up 11.2% to 64.5 cents…

Cannabis licence milestone means Althea can kick off production in Canada – Business News Australia

Althea Group (ASX: AGH) subsidiary Peak Processing Solutions will immediately start commercial operations at its high-tech Ontario facility after securing a cannabis processing licence from Canadian authorities. The Standard Processing Licence…

TGA Interim Decision On CBD In Australia: Reactions – HempGazette

A few days have passed since the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) announced an interim decision to downschedule cannabidiol to Schedule 3; which would enable qualifying CBD products  to be available…

Australian authorities back OTC sales of CBD – Hemp Industry Daily

Regulators at Australia’s Ministry of Health are one step closer to allowing over-the-counter sales of cannabidiol products. The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) said Wednesday it reached an interim decision to…

Cannabis Could Soon Be Available In Your Local Pharmacy Without a Prescription – Gizmodo Australia

Cannabis oil might soon be available in your local pharmacy after Australia’s medical regulator relaxed some of the requirements around its sale in the country. The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)…

Over-the-counter cannabis could be legal in Australia by 2021 – Body and Soul

Only legalised as prescription medicine in Australia in 2016, cannabidiol (CBD), is touted for its wide-ranging benefits as a treatment for anxiety to epilepsy. But users, of which there are…

Medicinal cannabis could be available prescription-free in Australia by next year – Daily Mail

Medicinal cannabis could be available prescription-free in Australia by next year – but you won’t be able to smoke it TGA announces plans to make medical cannabis prescription-free by next year…

Medicinal cannabis could be made available over the counter in Australia next year – 7NEWS.com.au

Over the counter medicinal cannabis could be made available in Australian pharmacies as early as next year. The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has flagged it intends to make cannabidiol (CBD)…

Cannabis stocks jump as TGA backs over the counter CBD sales – Business News Australia

ASX-listed cannabis stocks are on a high today after the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) paved the way for over the counter cannabidiol (CBD) sales without a prescription at pharmacies. The…

Australia: Vaping Amongst Teens Increases As Smoking Decreases – Vaping Post

Conducted every three years for the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, the leading survey of licit and illicit drug use in Australia, asked 22,274 people aged 14 and above,…

Anspec: leading the way in Australia's medicinal cannabis sector – Health Europa

© iStock-jacoblund Anspec, the largest distributor of medicinal cannabis in Australia, is committed to ongoing development and innovation within the sector. Australian company Anspec has been in operation for the…

Australian Researchers Urge Doctors to Ask Patients About Their Vaping Behavior – Vaping Post

Following the US events in relation to the infamous EVALI outbreak, Dr Eli Dabscheck and his team, are urging Australian doctors to start asking their patients whether they vape, and…

New Study Analyses How Vapes Are Depicted to Australian Pharmacists – Vaping Post

Titled, “How are nicotine vaping products represented to pharmacists? A content analysis of Australian pharmacy news sources,” the current study recognizes that with the growing popularity and use of nicotine-containing…

Australia Marijuana Jobs and Cannabis Careers

Australia’s marijuana jobs and cannabis careers are hot. Expect them to grow big in the next few years. You can get a head start in this thriving industry with the…

Aspiring boxer has the lungs of an 80-year-old smoker after vaping for just months – Yahoo News Australia

A teenager who was hospitalised after vaping for just six months has been told her now has the lungs of an 80-year-old life-long smoker. Ewan Fisher, from Nottingham in the…

Letting Australians get drugs from a doctor rather than a dealer will save lives | Matt Noffs

Prof Dan Howard SC, head of the special inquiry into illicit amphetamine use in New South Wales, has handed down his report to the NSW government following a lengthy commission…