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14 May, 2020, 14:00 BST CBD Offers Patients a New Route for Dealing With Chronic Symptoms

While cannabis legalization is rapidly spreading, the plant is still considered a Schedule 1 controlled substance under federal regulations. And...


14 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Innovative Wearable Devices Enable Remote Patient Monitoring

The wearable technology market is quickly evolving into a major tech segment thanks to a growing consumer market driven by the sales of smartwatches. ...


14 May, 2020, 13:50 BST Huge Demand for Hand Sanitizers Rapidly Increasing Across the Globe

The hand sanitizer market is witnessing the exponential growth from the past few years, and recently the sales of hand sanitizers has swelled across...


13 May, 2020, 14:25 BST Military Drone Market Could Exceed $20 Billion by 2026 as Technology Advances

The military drone market is projected to reach new highs in the coming years. A recent report from Fortune Business Insights projected that the...


13 May, 2020, 14:00 BST The Evolving Medical Field Turns to Remote Patient Monitoring Devices

The role medical devices play in our healthcare system has suddenly changed. With a catastrophic viral pandemic still very much affecting our...


13 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Psychedelics Strive to Emulate Cannabis' Path to Legality

CBD products have become more popular and well-known because of their lack of psychoactive effects many associate with cannabis. For example, in a...


12 May, 2020, 14:25 BST Multi-billion Dollar Global DIY/Home Improvement Retail Market Projected to Accelerate in 5 Years

The past several years have experienced continued growth in the DIY category… and it is projected to continue for several years in the future. A...


12 May, 2020, 14:25 BST Gig Economy Apps Become Viable Source for Restaurant Operations in Global COVID-19 Crisis

Restaurants have always needed a better way to handle staffing issues even in the best of times, however with the current global health crisis...


12 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Investors Flock to Gold in Search of a Safe Haven

The actual economic repercussions from the current pandemic and measures taken to combat it are still unclear. Recently, the World Gold Council...


12 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Consumers Look for Therapeutic Alternatives During Stressful Times

The legal cannabis industry continues to grow around the world thanks to continuous legislative achievements in North America and Europe....


12 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Patients Benefit From Rapidly Advancing Technology in Wearable Devices

The future of the medical device market depends on rapid innovation and the continued development of medical infrastructure around the world. Some of ...


12 May, 2020, 13:50 BST Efforts Accelerated to Quickly Find Effective Treatment and Vaccine to Prevent Coronavirus

The latest strategic attack on the coronavirus resembles a war time scenario. When generals find a weaknesses in the enemy's lines, it will need...


12 May, 2020, 13:00 BST 3 Ways To Play The Next Major Rally In Oil

With sentiment towards oil and gas companies hitting record lows, trying to pick winners in the energy sector can be an onerous and thankless task at ...


11 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Innovative Wearable Devices Offer Patients a New Way to Manage Their Conditions

Around the world, there is an increasing number of people who have been diagnosed with lifestyle-associated diseases, such as hypertension and...


11 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Medicinal Psychedelics Emerge as Viable Treatment Options

Over the past several years, the cannabis industry has achieved historic milestones while fully redefining itself. This was made possible in large...


11 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Big Retail Propels the CBD Market to New Heights

There has been a significant growth in demand for cannabidiol (CBD) products across the globe in recent years, particularly in developed countries...


11 May, 2020, 13:45 BST CBG Called the 'Stem Cell' Of Cannabinoids and Could be More Profitable Than CBD

The CBD market surge in the last few years has been well documented and all reports seem to project continued growth of revenues over the coming...


11 May, 2020, 13:00 BST The Metal That Could Spark a New Resource War

While the United States is slowly working towards ending the lockdown and restarting the economy, the federal government is quietly fighting a second ...


08 May, 2020, 13:15 BST North America Projected to Dominate Telemedicine's US$150 Billion Dollar Market

The Telemedicine market has shown substantial growth over the past few years and is projected to continue to this growth cycle over the next several...


08 May, 2020, 13:00 BST Smart Money Is Racing Into the Biotech Boom

The biotech boom is back. After its big breakthrough a few years ago, the biotech industry fell silent. Now, it is in the spotlight once again as...


07 May, 2020, 14:25 BST Why the GIG Economy Could Alter How Restaurants Hire, Manage Their Workforce

The GIG Economy model has proven to be a sustainable, alternative employment structure even in times before it was called GIG… it existed in...


07 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Governments Around the World Show Support for Medical Cannabis

Earlier last year, New York state decriminalized the recreational use of cannabis. Instead of jail time, offenders are now punished with a fine. And...


07 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Lawmakers Take Steps to Decriminalize Psychedelic Mushrooms

Lawmakers are beginning to take the first steps towards legalizing psychedelics, which are psychoactive substances that alter perception and mood and ...


07 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Magic Mushroom Advocates Seek to Emulate the Rise of CBD

Data indicates that psychedelics are gaining popularity. For example, in 2019, the Global Drug Survey collaborated with psychedelic researchers to...


07 May, 2020, 13:45 BST Escalating Demand in Cosmetic Skincare Products Boosting Growth in Multi-billion Dollar Industry

The global skin care products market is rapidly expanding and is projected to continue for the next several years. The market is projected to reach...