medical marijuana

Dreamstime
Lynne Adkins
January 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A new college course is educating students using tips you may find in your garden. The Delaware Valley University class focuses on the healing power of plants, specifically medical marijuana, but also nearly 100 other plants with medicinal properties. Dr. Mingwang...
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An open house was held Thursday at Center City Philadelphia's first medical marijuana dispensary set to open next week.
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John McDevitt
January 17, 2019 - 7:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An open house was held Thursday at Center City's first medical marijuana dispensary set to open next week. Hundreds were in attendance collecting information about medical cannabis from experts and vendors. Eric Altman, 26, of Morrisville, suffers from Post-Traumatic...
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The Beyond/Hello dispensary is located at 1206 Sansom St. It officially opens Jan. 24.
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John McDevitt
January 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Center City's first medical marijuana dispensary is getting ready to open next week, but the public can find out more about the business Thursday at a free open house event. The dispensary, called Beyond/Hello , will be a place where cannabis products can be matched...
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In this Sept. 11, 2018, file photo Steve Fagan, grower and collective owner of SLOgrown Genetics, attends to his organically cultivated cannabis at his farm in the coastal mountain range of San Luis Obispo, Calif.
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December 27, 2018 - 9:13 am
By Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The last year was a 12-month champagne toast for the legal marijuana industry as the global market exploded and cannabis pushed its way further into the financial and cultural mainstream. Liberal California became the largest legal U.S...
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New Jersey has decided where to locate a half dozen additional medical marijuana dispensaries across the state.
Dreamstime
David Madden
December 24, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey health department officials awarded a half dozen new permits to companies to grow and dispense medical marijuana in the state, bringing the total number to 12 in the new year, and two of the new entities will be in South Jersey. A total of 146 applications...
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Dreamstime
Tony Romeo
December 18, 2018 - 1:19 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health has issued a second round of permits to firms statewide that will be opening new medical marijuana dispensaries. The state Department of Health has issued a total of 23 more medical marijuana dispensary permits statewide, for a...
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CBD oil products
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December 05, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — From bath bombs to mayonnaise, it seems as if you can get every product on the market infused with CBD oil, the trendiest salve that is marketed as a cure-all for everything from anxiety to insomnia. CBD oil is a...
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medical marijuana
David Madden
October 12, 2018 - 3:34 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey officials in charge of the Medicinal Marijuana Program are getting the word out. Consumers can now find out how much their cannabis will cost before they go to a dispensary to pick it up. Some 33,000 people are signed up under the program, which is doled...
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Marijuana grows in the newly opened Cresco Labs medical marijuana plant in Yellow Springs, Ohio, on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018.
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Pat Loeb
October 09, 2018 - 4:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia will host a national cannabis conference that seeks to help people of color get a foothold in the burgeoning industry. The Diasporic Alliance for Cannabis Opportunities (DACO) aims to reduce the stigma of cannabis and develop more opportunities in...
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Cannabis
Justin Udo
October 05, 2018 - 8:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Thomas Jefferson University played host this week to a cannabis invention competition that gave marijuana and hemp entrepreneurs a chance to pitch their businesses to a panel of investors. "This is what Forbes calls the fastest growing industry sector in the U.S...
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