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2017

First to Address the United Nations About CBD

In November of 2017, Medical Marijuana, Inc. subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico became the first company to address the United Nations and the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) about cannabidiol (CBD). HempMeds® Mexico President Raul Elizalde was invited to Geneva to speak at the W.H.O Meeting of the Expert Committee on Drug Scheduling, where he urged the committee to recognize CBD as non-psychoactive and to classify it as a nutritional supplement.

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First Company to have Cannabis Products Subsidized by Mexican Government

In August 2017, the State of Mexico became the first state in the country to subsidize CBD products for its citizens, agreeing to purchase THC-free Real Scientific Hemp Oil™-X (RSHO™-X) from MJNA international subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico for individuals suffering from a variety of serious indications.

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2016

First to Provide Access to Medical Cannabis Products in Paraguay

In May of 2016, Real Scientific Hemp Oil™ became the first medical cannabis product approved and imported for use in Paraguay. This event marked the third time in a little over a year that RSHO™ was the first cannabis product approved in a Latin American country, following the lead of Brazil and Mexico.

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First to Bring Medical Cannabis Products to Mexico

A THC-free version of Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s Real Scientific Hemp Oil™, RSHO-X™, was the first medical cannabis product accepted into Mexico when it was approved as a prescription medication early in 2016. It was authorized for a young girl Grace, who suffered from Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, leaving her with up to 400 seizures a day.

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2015

First to Offer Government-subsidized Botanical Cannabis-based Products

In 2015, HempMeds® Brasil, a subsidiary of Medical Marijuana, Inc., became the first company to have a cannabis-based product, Real Scientific Hemp Oil™ (RSHO™), fully subsidized by a national government.

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First to Deliver Prescription CBD Products to Epilepsy, Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, Chronic Pain, and Migraine Sufferers

HempMeds® Brasil, a subsidiary of Medical Marijuana, Inc., became the first company to have a cannabis product, Real Scientific Hemp Oil™(RSHO™), prescribed for a number of indications when it was exported to Brazil for all forms of epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, chronic pain and migraines.

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First to Introduce Medical Cannabis Products to Puerto Rico

In Sept. of 2015, Medical Marijuana, Inc. became the first company to have cannabis products approved for sale in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico. This island of 3.6 million is a significant market for CBD hemp oil products like Real Scientific Hemp Oil™ (RSHO™).

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2014

First to Introduce Legal Medical Cannabis Products to Brazil

In April of 2014, Real Scientific Hemp Oil™ (RSHO™) became the first medical cannabis product to be approved for import and use in Brazil when the country allowed access for a little girl with epilepsy.

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2012

First with a License to Commercialize the U.S. National Institutes of Health Patent “Cannabinoids as Antioxidants and Neuroprotectants.”

Medical Marijuana, Inc. subsidiary Kannalife™ Sciences holds the first two licenses awarded to develop and commercialize drug treatments under the U.S. government’s only cannabinoid patent. Kannalife™ Sciences is a phyto-medical company specializing in the research and development of cannabinoid based pharmaceuticals

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First to Create a Mainstream, Natural, Botanical CBD Brand

Medical Marijuana, Inc. became the first company to market a cannabidiol (CBD) brand when it developed the Dixie X product line as part of the Dixie Elixirs brand, creating the first medical marijuana brand to make a national and international market for CBD hemp oil products. This was possible due to the use of hemp as a source of CBD oil, which is naturally low in tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

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First to Introduce Cannabinoid Foods and Supplements to the Mainstream Marketplace

Recognizing the need for a national cannabinoid market to create access to cannabinoids to as many people as possible, despite the legal challenges, Medical Marijuana, Inc. began researching ways to bring cannabis-based products to a wider customer base.

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First to Develop Strict Quality Standards for Cannabis Products, Including Rigorous Triple Lab Testing

As a pioneer in the CBD hemp oil space, Medical Marijuana, Inc. has had to build many of its practices and procedures from scratch, from choosing the right hemp cultivar to grow to determining the best ingredients to include in the final products. There was no well worn path in front of us to follow, so we made our own.

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The First to Deliver Cannabis Brands Across U.S. State Lines and International Borders, Making Cannabidiol Available Across 50 States, and in Dozens of Countries

Medical Marijuana, Inc. has taken on the mission of providing cannabinoids to as many people as possible worldwide, both safely and legally. The steps to completing this mission started with the distribution expansion of top name brands within the industry, such as Dixie Botanicals®, in the medical cannabis space.

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2011

First to Establish a Global CBD Pipeline, Making Cannabidiol and Other Beneficial Cannabinoids Available to People All over the World

Medical Marijuana, Inc. has taken on the mission of providing cannabinoids to as many people as possible worldwide, both safely and legally. The steps to completing this mission started with the distribution expansion of top name brands within the industry, such as Dixie Botanicals®, in the medical cannabis space.

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2010

First Direct Sales and Network Marketing Companies to Offer Cannabis Products

Through The Hemp Network and then Kannaway™, Medical Marijuana, Inc. was the first company to sell cannabis-based products through both direct sales and network marketing companies. Medical Marijuana, Inc. made the choice to invest in network marketing and direct sales through Kannaway™ and the Hemp Network to take advantage of the network effects of sharing products and information, including the benefits of hemp-based cannabinoids.

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2009

First Publicly Traded Cannabis Company in the United States

Introduced to investors in March of 2009, Medical Marijuana, Inc. is the first company entirely within the cannabis business space to be traded on public stock markets.

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