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iStock Marijuana isn’t typically thought of as a psychedelic — a drug that produces hallucinations or an apparent expansion of consciousness. But according to Julie Holland, a psychiatrist with a private practice in New York, some of cannabis’ effects are psychedelic in nature. At a recent conference in London on the science of psychedelics, Holland said that […]

iStock Marijuana isn’t typically thought of as a psychedelic — a drug that produces hallucinations or an apparent expansion of consciousness. But according to Julie Holland, a psychiatrist with a private practice in New York, some of cannabis’ effects are psychedelic in nature. At a recent conference in London on the science of psychedelics, Holland said that […]

By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Nearly a year after the Drug Enforcement Administration announced it would allow more organizations to grow cannabis for sanctioned studies, there’s still only one federally authorized cultivator in the United States. The agency has received 25 applications from interested cultivators, according to DEA spokeswoman Katherine Pfaff. All of those […]

By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Nearly a year after the Drug Enforcement Administration announced it would allow more organizations to grow cannabis for sanctioned studies, there’s still only one federally authorized cultivator in the United States. The agency has received 25 applications from interested cultivators, according to DEA spokeswoman Katherine Pfaff. All of those […]

An Australian company believes medical cannabis oil could soon be the next miracle acne cure.  Botanix is developing the first new pharmaceutical acne treatment in 20 years, using a synthetic version of cannabis oil. Parents need not worry though, because it won’t give a high.  Botanix yesterday reported to the Australian Securities Exchange its first […]

An Australian company believes medical cannabis oil could soon be the next miracle acne cure.  Botanix is developing the first new pharmaceutical acne treatment in 20 years, using a synthetic version of cannabis oil. Parents need not worry though, because it won’t give a high.  Botanix yesterday reported to the Australian Securities Exchange its first […]

People will often ask Chelsea Leyland, who was diagnosed with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy at 13 years old, if she’s high. “Everyone associates cannabis with getting stoned,” she says. “But that’s not what it is. It’s medicine.” The New York-based British DJ and actress quickly begins to list the benefits of CBD oil (a natural, non-psychoactive […]

People will often ask Chelsea Leyland, who was diagnosed with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy at 13 years old, if she’s high. “Everyone associates cannabis with getting stoned,” she says. “But that’s not what it is. It’s medicine.” The New York-based British DJ and actress quickly begins to list the benefits of CBD oil (a natural, non-psychoactive […]

So-called pot stocks have been popular on the ASX since the start of 2017, with a number seeing their share prices rocket up. Stemcell United Ltd (ASX: SCU) saw its share price climb nearly 3,000% in one day in March after announcing that it had appointed the industry-acclaimed “King of Cannabis” Nevil Schoenmakers as a […]

Medical marijuana or medical cannabis is a cannabinoid drug that has been synthesized from the cannabis plant for use in medical treatment of patients in many countries around the world. While there are many arguments on the benefits of cannabis in medical applications, the medicine form has not been fully tested for its full potential due […]

More than half of U.S. states have medical marijuana laws, and eight states have decriminalized recreational marijuana use. Nevertheless, marijuana use remains controversial. Proponents point to numerous studies finding mental and physical health benefits. Opponents have expressed concern about addiction and negative health outcomes, such as respiratory problems. The Canadian Research… read more at: http://www.goodtherapy.org/blog/new-guidelines-for-decreasing-health-risks-of-cannabis-use-0704171