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ADVOCACY, BREAST CANCER RESEARCH, CARE GUIDELINES, GIVE-A-CARE, LIVING WITH BREAST CANCER, MEDICAL CANNABIS

Health Canada Updates Medical Marijuana Rules

By Ashley MacIsaac-Butler July 8 2015

Big news today in the world of medical marijuana! Health Canada has updated its rules so that licensed medicinal marijuana producers can now officially produce and sell cannabis oil and fresh marijuana buds and leaves (in addition to dried forms). The new rules come after a recent ruling from the Supreme Court of Canada.

What does this mean for Canadian patients who are seeking access to marijuana to help with the effects of cancer treatment? Stay tuned for an upcoming post from Ashley, our Senior Advocacy Manager, who will break down what you need to know and how this might affect you.

For the full article from the CBC, click here.