14 Aug 2017

New Cannabis Tourist Town Being Made in California

Original article by Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg Nipton, California American Green Inc., a maker of cannabis products, is taking an unusual step to attract new customers as it capitalizes on California legalizing marijuana: It’s buying an entire town. The company has acquired the tiny burg of Nipton, California, for about $5 million and plans to invest […]

11 Aug 2017

Dr. Jacknin excited to speak on topical hemp and CBD in beauty and skin care at Happi Conference in NJ in November!

 Dr. Jacknin is  excited to be speaking on the endocannabinoid system and topical hemp and CBD in beauty and skin care at the Happi Anti-Aging Conference in New Brunswick, NJ on Nov. 27 and 28.  This is a cutting edge conference which the top cosmetic and cosmeceutical companies such as J&J, Neutragena, Estee Lauder, attend. […]

11 Aug 2017

CBD…What is it??

  CBD, which stands for cannabidiol (not cannabinoid), has become the new natural “it thing”. But what is it? Cannabidiol was first discovered from the hemp plant in 1940 by chemist Roger Adams working at the University of Illinois. In 1963, scientists in Israel figured out its exact chemical structure.  Later research in the 1970s […]

03 May 2017

Three Different Cannabinoid-Based Medicines Currently Approved by the FDA

"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is aware that cannabis and cannabis-derived products are being used for a number of medical conditions, such as AIDS wasting syndrome, epilepsy, neuropathic pain, and more. Despite this fact, the FDA has not yet approved a marketing application for a drug containing or derived from the whole cannabis plant. It has, however, approved three cannabinoid-based medicines derived from isolated synthetics: Marinol, Syndros, and Cesamet."Quote Text

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02 May 2017

Dr. Jacknin attends exciting 2017 World Medical Marijuana Business Convention & Expo in Pittsburgh

The Pittburgh conference put on by CompassionateCertificationCenters.com was one of the first in the country to offer Continuing Medical Education courses for physicians and nurses exclusively on cannabis, the endocannabinoid system, different cannabinoids and different applications. The speakers were fascinating…very advanced science and applications,. Loved it! Dr. J., otherwise known as JJMD.