x Embed x Share Mayor Greg Fischer and University of Louisville President James Ramsey announced April 30 they are removing the 121-year-old Confederate monument on the Belknap campus. Marty Pearl, Special to CJ Buy Photo The Confederate monument on S. Third Street at the University of Louisville. Mayor Greg Fischer and UofL President James Ramsey […]

x Embed x Share Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers and House Speaker Greg Stumbo say they have come to an agreement on the state budget. Sam Upshaw Jr., The C-J Buy Photo Senate President Robert Stivers, second from right, is joined by (from left) House Budget Chairman Rick Rand, House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate […]

x Embed x Share Gorilla Forest keepers said the name Kindi is a tribute to the baby’s mother, Mia Moja, who died due to complications following an emergency cesarean section. Marty Pearl, Special to CJ Buy Photo Baby gorilla Kindi at the Louisville Zoo.(Photo: Marty Pearl/Special to The CJ)Buy Photo The Louisville Zoo’s Gorilla Forest […]

Buy Photo Dave Collins walks with his Pekinese-beagle mix, Kale, at Cherokee Park.April 26, 2016(Photo: By Michael Clevenger, The C-J)Buy Photo Pamela Stockard called it a “nightmare” scenario after a large coyote made a run at one of her two dogs while the trio was heading through Cherokee Park recently. Stockard, who lives in the Crittenden Drive/Eastern Parkway […]

Did you know that the US Government holds a patent on Cannabinoids, which includes CBD, as neuroprotectants and antioxidants? “Cannabinoids are found to have particular application as neuroprotectants, for example in limiting neurological damage following ischemic insults such as stroke or trauma, or in the treatment of neuroprotectants such as Alzheimer’s Disease.” – United States Patent […]

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Aggressive soft-tissue sarcoma had taken his wife in 2000. Colon cancer claimed his father four years later. Brad Peceimer, a former aerospace manufacturing engineer, grew marijuana and produced medicinal remedies for both of them, to help relieve the nausea and discomfort caused by their treatments. After their deaths, he kept cultivating, fascinated with plant science. […]

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Vaping cannabis is still a relatively new practice, but according to a new study recently published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, “Those that do vape consider it to be a safer, more positive experience than smoking. “ The study, “Online survey characterizing vaporizer use among cannabis users” by Dustin Lee, Benjamin Crosier and three […]

Marijuana might just be the next new thing for treating posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), more popularly known for cracking down on drugs users and abusers, formally approved a randomized controlled trial of whole plant medicinal marijuana for treatment of PTSD in US war veterans. The drug trial, the […]

Representatives of the cannabis industry disagree with FDA’s conclusion in recent warning letters that the hemp-based product cannabidiol or CBD doesn’t meet the definition of a dietary supplement. Under federal law, a substance generally does not qualify as a dietary supplement if the substance has been authorized for investigation as a new drug, and substantial […]

Zacchaio’s loving and forward-thinking parents knew he was special when he came into the world two months early with some unique patterns of coloration on his beautiful baby skin. His physicians suspected that a genetic disorder had influenced the formation of his skin before birth, and since the prenatal development of the skin and brain […]

On Wednesday, Shares of Endo International plc – Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:ENDP), subtract -0.84% and closed at $15.31 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $15.13 and $15.76. Employees of Endo International plc (ENDP) (ENL.TO) are joining together recently to donate their workday to assist and support organizations that […]