Former Trump Administration Secretary of Health and Human Services, Tom Price (Thomas Price, MD) who also voted against marijuana, and failed to make any motions to legalize marijuana during his term, to which he had the power to do, is now a board member on a newly licensed cannabis company located in Georgia.
New studies on cannabidiol and other cannabinoids are confirming some things we already knew and some things we weren’t expecting. Did you know that we can tell if a fly is showing signs of depression? Did you know that THC will stop moving in your body entirely after death? Cannabidiol has been found to be helpful when alone or combined with additional cancer drugs to help with dogs suffering from a form of bladder cancer that is most commonly found in the United States called Urothelial carcinoma.
Urothelial cells expand when your bladder is full and contract when your bladder is empty. These same cells line the inside of the ureters and the urethra, and cancers can form in those places as well.
California State Representative Mike Garcia (R) says that legal marijuana businesses are at a disadvantage due to bureaucracies, thus giving black market cannabis a competitive edge. The regulations and restrictions make their sales and obtain process take much longer and cost more than what it takes a black market grower to just grow something and get it sold.
Lots of news in this edition of Utoya Daily News with Kelly McCormick!