Press Release

Aleafia Health Inc. Announces Grants of Warrants

TORONTO, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aleafia Health Inc. (TSXV:ALEF) (“Aleafia”) is pleased to announce that, pursuant to the previously announced memorandum of understanding (“MOU”) with CannTrust Holdings Inc.(“CannTrust”), it has amended the MOU to include the issuance of 500,000 common share purchase warrants to CannTrust exercisable at a price of $0.55 per common share until June 11, 2020.

The MOU with CannTrust provided for starter genetics to Aleafia for cultivation, for which the first harvest has already been completed at the Aleafia Farms licensed facility. Aleafia is expecting to receive its ACMPR (Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations) bulk sales license in the near future and the sales and distribution license shortly thereafter, subject to a successful inspection by Health Canada.

 

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About Aleafia Health Inc.:

Aleafia is a leading, vertically integrated medical cannabis company with a unique focus on delivering quality patient care from “seed” to “sale.” Aleafia is uniquely positioned with a singular focus on the medical cannabis market. The company operates the largest brick and mortar medicinal cannabis clinic network in Canada under the Canabo Medical Clinic brand, which is staffed by licensed, practicing physicians. Aleafia has obtained over 50,000 unique patients and maintains the largest medical cannabis patient data set in Canada. Aleafia’s state of the art production facilities will allow for the production of high- quality strains at low cost. Aleafia’s production will focus on securing the highest- quality medicinal product for its growing patient base. 

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FORWARD LOOKING INFORMATION

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By their nature, forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause our actual results, performance or achievements, or other future events, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  Such factors include, among others, the following risks: risks associated with the implementation of Aleafia Health’s business plan and matters relating thereto, risks associated with the cannabis industry, competition, regulatory change, the need for additional financing, reliance on key personnel, the potential for conflicts of interest among certain officers or directors, and the volatility of the Company’s common share price and volume.  Forward-looking statements are made based on management’s beliefs, estimates and opinions on the date that statements are made and the Company undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements if these beliefs, estimates and opinions or other circumstances should change.  Investors are cautioned against attributing undue certainty to forward-looking statements.