Minnesota regulators this year tightened state oversight of medical marijuana growers by adding a broader menu of sanctions and fines for violations and requiring that companies use "seed to sale" tracking software to monitor the whereabouts of their products.
The five new companies that have been licensed are Citify Medical; Ferrell Pharmaceuticals; New York Canna (a/a/a Torridly New York); Palliated NY and Valley Agriceuticals.
As Fiorella co-CEO Eric Sirota told reporters, "what distinguishes us from the other companies in the market is that all of our facilities will be located in medical buildings, in academic medical settings".
Long Island will get four new medical marijuana dispensaries as part of New York's effort to double the program, state officials announced Tuesday.
But the state recently made a decision to authorize five more medical marijuana companies to improve access to the drug and drum up more competition. One of those companies, Citiva Medical, will reportedly open a dispensary in Chemung County.
"The addition of these registered organizations will make it easier for patients across the state to obtain medical marijuana, improve the affordability of medical marijuana products through the introduction of new competition, and increase the variety of medical marijuana products available to patients", said state Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker in a statement. The firm's dispensaries will be located in Monroe, Nassau, New York and Saratoga counties.
Valley Agriceuticals, which will manufacture in Orange County and operate dispensaries in Suffolk, Oneida and Dutchess counties, as well as Brooklyn.
Although the demand is not very high, NY continues to grow its number of suppliers for medical marijuana.
The two now serve an active registry of more than 6,000 patients with conditions such as glaucoma, cancer and intractable pain - and are expected to see more patients starting August 1, when post-traumatic stress disorder is added as a qualifying condition for Minnesota's program.
The European Commission will assess each of the cities based on criteria approved by the 27 member states remaining in the union. The Minister for Health, Simon Harris has today claimed that Dublin is the ideal new home for the European Medicines Agency .
Some Republican senators had been concerned that the House would simply pass McConnell's "skinny bill" and send it to Trump. Three Republicans - Susan Collins , John McCain and Lisa Murkowski - and all Democrats voted against it.
Many critics are anxious that the practice could lead to " designer babies " that are engineered with genetic enhancements. But many are opposed to these types of experiments over concerns it could be used to create " designer babies ".
Naturally, the study points out that Tesla owners are "fanatical", regardless of where they live or what model they bought. American automaker, Tesla has unveiled the Tesla Model 3 , described as the world's cheapest fully electric vehicle .
Since returning from that injury, Price has a 5-3 record and 3.82 ERA in 11 starts this season since returning on May 29. During spring training, Price was diagnosed with a strain of flexor mass muscle in forearm near elbow.
"I will fight every iteration of this bill on the floor that would threaten the health care for millions of Americans". The vote-a-rama will likely last into the wee hours of Friday morning, or until "people get exhausted ", said Sen.
It is directed to a specific location in the DNA and performs a cut-and-paste function, not unlike word-processing software. Congress has barred the Food and Drug Administration from considering clinical trials involving germline engineering.
There is major news breaking in the world of golf this morning, as Rory McIlroy is splitting with caddy JP Fitzgerald. The 10-year partnership of Rory McIlroy and JP Fitzgerald is over after the Irishman sacked his caddie.
The game is part of the 2017 International Champions Cup, which began on July 18 and runs through July 30. But Tottenham, who sold Kyle Walker to Manchester City for £45m this month, have not made any signings.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to be appointed as the interim prime minister. "I was not expecting what happened to me yesterday", he said. Top sources in Sharif's ruling PML-N party said his wife Kulsoom Nawaz and brother Shehbaz Sharif are the front-runners.
It followed a decision Monday by the Israeli security cabinet to remove the metal detectors but the guardrails were left behind. Israel installed metal detectors، cameras and other measures following a July 14 attack in which two policemen were shot dead.
Mark Zuckerberg also announced that 250 million use Whatsapp Status every day , which, to be honest, is a bit of a surprise. A Twitter user has even posted a screenshot of the alleged recall feature on the WhatsApp Web version number 0.2.5370.
Britain's outspoken Prince Philip bows out of public life
He may, however, "still choose to attend certain public events from time to time", according to a statement from the Palace. Wednesday's parade in Buckingham Palace's forecourt was Prince Philip's 22,219th solo engagement since 1953.
What you need to know about the total solar eclipse
On Aug. 21, a celestial event will occur across the continental United States , moving from the coast of OR (at 10:15 a.m. In this method, you don't look directly at the sun, but at a projection on a piece of paper or even the ground.
Mike Pence force China saying should do more on North Korea
In Georgia, officials said Pence will highlight USA support for the Caucasus nation's sovereignty and territorial integrity. The remarks come two days after North Korea tested a ballistic missile that it claims can reach all of the United States.
Vive's first standalone VR headset aimed at China
The new headset needs no smartphone or PC to function, something that should make it cheaper and easier to adopt for many users. The collaboration with Qualcomm lends the device a Snapdragon 835 chip , based on Qualcomm's all-in-one reference design.
UNL offering students chance to see eclipse
On this day, the moon will align perfectly between the sun and Earth, thus blocking the sun's light for the entire U.S. landscape. As the moon crosses between the earth and sun, the sun will appear to change shape as it will be partially blocked from our view.
Survivor of deadly crash blames social media
Prop. 57, passed by California voters previous year , increases parole chances for felons convicted of nonviolent crimes. Nicandro and Gloria Sanchez have said they're still "numb" and don't know how to feel.