SAN DIEGO, Feb. 23, 2017 -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC PINK: MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Stuart Titus, recently participated in a much-anticipated A4M Mexico conference and was featured by national media outlets, speaking about the Company's landmark achievements in Mexico and the future of the cannabidiol (CBD) industry.
Dr. Titus was a featured speaker at the A4M Mexico event where he discussed the CBD industry in Mexico. He discussed his hope that Mexico will continue to put forward more reforms that will allow CBD to be available to individuals suffering from multiple medical indications.
Additionally, Dr. Titus was recently featured in numerous top-tier Mexico media outlets like Milenio.com, were he discussed not only the growing market and the industry as a whole, but specific milestones Mexico has recently achieved in the industry. One such milestone is that Mexico's health authority, COFEPRIS, has given permission for HempMeds Mexico® to import RSHO-X™ to treat a patient for their pain associated with cancer treatments and for their general well-being.
"Ever since we were welcomed into Mexico in February 2016, we have been able to help over 260 children with refractory epilepsy challenges," Dr. Titus stated. "It was a great honor and privilege to speak at the A4M Mexico event as well as to the media outlets interested in helping to tell this amazing story and showcase the health and wellness benefits that CBD can bring to the people of Mexico."
About Medical Marijuana, Inc.
Our mission is to be the premier cannabis and hemp industry innovators, leveraging our team of professionals to source, evaluate and purchase value-added companies and products, while allowing them to keep their integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. We strive to create awareness within our industry, develop environmentally-friendly, economically sustainable businesses, while increasing shareholder value. For details on Medical Marijuana, Inc.'s portfolio and investment companies, visit www.medicalmarijuanainc.com.
About HempMeds® Mexico
HempMeds®Mexico is a Mexico-based company that made history by being the first company to receive a COFEPRIS federal government import permit for the cannabis product RSHO-X™ for a medical indication. HempMeds® Mexico plans to work directly with the Mexican government to safely and legally provide access to CBD hemp oil products. For more information, please review the company's website at: http://www.hempmeds.mx.
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