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    Is CBD balm a good choice for your lips

    Ever dreamt of treating your lips to wellness with a stylish spin? Step right into the riveting realm of CBD lip balms, the hottest breakthrough in wellness items, revolutionising lip care like never before. They’re not only a solution for those pesky chapped lips on a chilly, arid day, these balms are zooming to the forefront of everyday health routines…

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    CBD Coffee as your perfect morning pick-me-up

    Are you a devotee of coffee seeking a fresh, innovative edge to your daily regimen? Let’s dive into the rising trend sweeping the wellness and coffee communities: CBD-infused coffee. This sensational blend offers not just a distinctive, delightful flavour, but also presents a cutting-edge method to infuse wellness into your regular caffeine intake. Certainly, you’ve been cognizant of the ever-growing…

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    Why Bangkok is the ultimate cannabis hotspot

    Bangkok has swiftly emerged as a top destination for cannabis enthusiasts, blending its vibrant culture with a burgeoning cannabis scene. With establishments like High Society Cannabis Club and Never Not High setting the stage, the city offers a unique blend of relaxation and adventure. Imagine unwinding in a cozy lounge, PlayStation controller in hand, after savouring a BlueBerry Muffin joint.…

  • Cannabis

    CBD vs. THC, what you need to know

    When you’re shopping for weed in a dispensary in Thailand, you might have come across the abbreviations CBD and THC slapped across the product labels, usually in percentages. Now if you’re new to the world of cannabis, these alphabets could have you scratching your head in confusion. There are over 100 chemical compounds, known as cannabinoids, in the cannabis plant…

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    Traditional Thai medicine clinics offering cannabis treatments in Thailand

    Cannabis has a long history in Thailand where it has traditionally been used as an ingredient in cooking and as a medicine to treat numerous ailments. The Thai Institute of Healing Arts defines marijuana as an “analgesic and sedative to control pain.” “Gancha,” as the Thais call it, once played a vital role in traditional Thai herbal medicine. Medicinal use…

  • Cannabis News

    Decriminalisation of cannabis in Thailand: Can I get high or not?

    As “Ganja Day” approaches on June 9, Thailand’s Ministry of Health wants to be clear about one thing: Smoking cannabis recreationally in public is a criminal offence punishable by three months imprisonment and a fine of up to 25,000 baht. However, smoking cannabis in private is a different story. Cannabis smoke has been written into new legislation as a “public…

  • Cannabis News

    US company opens medical marijuana clinic in Thailand

    A US cannabis company has jointly opened a medical marijuana clinic in Thailand, making it the first foreign franchise to do so. The clinic, located on Bangkok’s Sukhumvit Soi 13, treats Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, cancer, eating disorders and insomnia. The clinic predicts that changes to Thai laws in July will allow them to give patients THC-dominant products for research purposes. Smoking…

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    Thailand looks to loosen laws on cannabis with low THC content

    As Thailand gets more cannabis friendly, with a boom in products stamped with a pot leaf logo, cafes selling cannabinol tea, even Pizza Company is selling a “Crazy Happy Pizza,” the government looking to loosen laws even more on the once criminalised plant. Parts of the plant with low traves of the psychoactive component tetrahydrocannabinol, like the leaves and stem,…

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    Thailand drafting new regulations for cannabis and hemp seeds

    A new regulations for cannabis and hemp seeds imports is in the works by Thailand’s Agriculture Department. With certain parts of the cannabis plant now off the narcotics list, many are tapping into the market for CBD, or cannabidiol, the non-psychoactive component in hemp and cannabis. With the rising demand for hemp and cannabis, the department is revising regulations to…

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    Thai farmers warned of hemp – growing scams

    Thai farmers are being warned of hemp – growing scams after the FDA says some farmers may be approached to grow without gaining permission to import hemp seeds yet. The possible scams have farmers fearing they may be cheated after some have reportedly already started setting up networks in other provinces in preparation to start new enterprises. According to the…

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    Thai FDA expedites the process to list cannabis as an “essential medicine”

    Cannabis could soon become an “essential medicine” in Thailand. While the plant’s euphoria-inducing buds are still illegal and classified as a narcotic, other parts of the plant that do not cause a “high,” like the leaves, are being pushed into the food and medicine industry. The Thai Food and Drug Administration is even trying to speed up the process to…

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    Symptoms improved for 70% of patients on cannabis treatment – Health minister

    Thailand’s pro-marijuana public health minister boasts that symptoms have improved for at least 70% of the country’s medical cannabis patients. Thailand’s 311 medical cannabis clinics at hospitals have treated more than 14,200 people, most who are diagnosed with terminal cancer, according to Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul. Other patients using the cannabis treatment are patients with Parkinson’s disease, drug-resistant neuropathic…

  • Crime News

    10 arrested over spreading ‘fake news’ online

    10 more suspects have now been arrested for allegedly spreading fake news by officials from the Anti-Fake News Centre. Seksarn Artasarn, admin for a Facebook page, ‘Bunterm Saikeaw’ with over 200,000 followers, has been arrested on charges of spreading fake news along with a series of drug charges. The suspect was arrested in his home in Pathum Thani province, just…

  • Politics News

    Thai government might buy private pot – Health Minister

    After years of speculation, some members of the coalition Thai government are pushing efforts to allow Thais to grow up to six cannabis plants for sale to the government for medical marijuana. Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul said he is pushing for the Government to change laws to allow the medical use of marijuana freely. “We have confidence that marijuana will be…

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    Proposal: New law that will allow six cannabis plants per Thai household

    PHOTO: Campaign posters before the last election for the Bhumjaithai Party who continue to push further legalisation of cannabis The Bhumjaithai Party, a party in Thailand’s coalition government, is now proposing a law that would allow Thais to grow a limited amount of cannabis at home. This takes laws, passed less than a year ago that legalised the drug for…

  • Health

    First batch of Government approved medical cannabis ready next week

    4,500 bottles of medical cannabis, produced by the Thai government’s Pharmaceutical Organisation, will be ready for delivery on August 7. Dr. Surachoke Tangwiwat, deputy secretary-general of the Food and Drug Administration, says that Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul had made it a policy that all state hospitals in every province will stock medical cannabis for distribution to patients, when prescribed…