ABcann Global adds former Chairman of Diageo Canada Inc. and former CFO of Merus Labs International Inc. to board and executive team.

Provinces across Canada are scrambling to prepare for one of the biggest consumer booms of our generation. Millions are being invested and investors just doubled their money in two months. Here's how it can happen again. In fact, one single entity just poured nearly C$250 million into Canada to gain an early stake.

A lot of people believe the claims made for medical marijuana are a hoax. Just a fabrication designed to push for legalized recreational marijuana. But are they wrong? Here's a look at why they're wrong and what it means for Canada.