June 7, 2019

Prospector Partners Llc increased Torchmark Corp (TMK) stake by 30.15% reported in 2019Q1 SEC filing. Prospector Partners Llc acquired 52,650 shares as Torchmark Corp (TMK)’s stock rose 5.05%. The Prospector Partners Llc holds 227,250 shares with $18.62M value, up from 174,600 last quarter. Torchmark Corp now has $9.80B valuation. The stock increased 0.27% or $0.24 […]

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ZYNE) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Wednesday, May 29th, BidAskClub reports. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. ValuEngine raised Zynerba Pharmaceuticals from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on […]

WEEKLY MARKET REPORT Central banks might be cutting interest rates and governments are arguing over tariffs but all of that gloom only added to the buying pressure before the Queen’s Birthday long weekend. With even the Reserve Bank now agreeing that interest rates are set to stay low and trending lower, the hunt for higher […]

The evidence shows promise, but researchers caution it’s not a miracle cure. Despite years of public-health interventions, opioid addiction remains a crisis, and overdose fatalities keep climbing. The National Institute on Drug Abuse estimates that opioid overdoses killed 49,000 Americans in 2017, the highest figure to date. Eager for solutions, some policy makers see a […]

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– FSD Pharma Inc. (CSE: HUGE) (OTCQB: FSDDF) (FRA: 0K9) (“FSD” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce the addition of two distinguished cannabis researchers to the company’s Scientific Advisory Board (“SAB”). “It is with great pride that we welcome Dr. Ziva Cooper and Dr. Mallory Loflin to our Scientific Advisory Board. The board, which also includes Dr. Daniel Piomelli and […]

DENVER — Dixie Brands’ Therabis functional cannabidiol (CBD) supplements designed to improve mobility in dogs will be the basis of a clinical trial by the Veterinary Clinical Investigations Center at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet) to determine the effectiveness of CBD in treating osteoarthritis.   Principal Investigator Dr. Kimberly Agnello […]

Zygel (ZYN002 CBD gel) has been granted fast track designation by the United States’ Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of behavioral symptoms in patients with fragile X syndrome, its developer Zynerba Pharmaceuticals announced. A fast track designation is granted to a newly developed medication that has the potential to address an unmet […]

Overview Cannabidiol (CBD) has become increasingly popular due to its high potency and medical efficacy. According to a University of Alabama, Birmingham study CBD oil epilepsy study overseen by the Food and Drug Administration, conducted a clinical trial with patients that used CBD oil for seizures felt a lot better and experienced fewer seizures. Also, […]

If you’re a cancer patient, you are no stranger to pain or, most likely, to opioids. One therapy, cannabis, has long been discussed as a legitimate therapeutic alternative — but has been caught up in the debate over its nonmedical “recreational” uses, along with its cousin, cannabidiol (CBD). Regardless of where you may stand on these […]

Cannabidiol (CBD) may be effective in reducing cravings associated with heroin addiction, a new study has indicated. Participants in the study reported experiencing reduced anxiety induced by drug cues for up to one week after the final administration of CBD, suggesting that the effects are long-lasting, even when the cannabinoid would not be expected to […]