August 10, 2018

A California study has determined the presence of nearby medical marijuana dispensaries does not affect the rate of cannabis use by adolescents. Published in the July issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health, the research “aimed to examine the availability of medical marijuana dispensaries, price of medical marijuana products, and variety of medical marijuana products in […]

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The health benefits of CBD oil extend far past anxiety and neurological pain disorders. The same anti-inflammatory properties that make CBD oil so effective against seizures are also being applied to skin disorders. The University of Colorado is conducting a study examining the effects CBD has on psoriasis and eczema. CBD’s naturally antibacterial and analgesic […]

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Israeli researchers have found more compelling evidence that medical cannabis is an effective therapy for children on the autism spectrum. In this soon-to-be-published study in the journal Neurology, researchers treated autistic children with high concentrations of CBD, a non-intoxicating cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant. Conditions in 80% of the children improved. Alternatively, the children […]

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Dash’s partnership with Medicinal Genomics (MGC) is allowing a better understanding of the cannabis genome, which is enabling breeders and growers to increase their yields without relying on GMOs by making their plants’ immune systems more robust through other methods. Dash Force News caught up with Kevin McKernan, the Chief Science Office of MGC, about […]

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Medical marijuana patients in Georgia can legally possess cannabis oil, but with a law that doesn’t allow cultivation or dispensing, an obvious question persists: How are patients supposed to access their medicine? According to Georgia’s medical marijuana law, patients who obtain a “Low THC Oil Registry Card” can legally possess up to 20 fluid ounces […]

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