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Global Biome

A biome /ˈbaɪoʊm/ is a community of plants and animals that have common characteristics for the environment they exist in. They can be found over a range of continents. Biomes are distinct biological communities that have formed in response to a shared physical climate.[1][2] “Biome” is a broader term than “habitat“; any biome can comprise […]

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Collegiate Cannabis Courses

Cannabis Courses in North America “With the growing access to and use of medical marijuana, it is important to integrate related instruction into the curriculum as any other therapeutic entity and allow students to build the appropriate knowledge and skills prior to encountering a patient using medical marijuana in an APPE setting. No particular topic […]

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Pharmaceutical Industry Sales in the United States are $500 Billion

According to a recent question from Dr. Jeff Chen, the director of the Cannabis Initiative at UCLA, to the audience at a panel titled, “Impact Investing: Medical Efficacy and Societal Impact of Legal Cannabis,” where Dr. Chen asked the audience to take a guess at the amount of pharmaceutical sales in the United States. “What does […]