While the paper does note that it’s unlikely most people will develop weed-related problems, the authors stressed that, “with the rapidly changing political climate around cannabis, the demand to effectively reduce cannabis-related harms has never been greater, and more research is urgently needed to inform policy decisions.” Some studies have suggested that high concentrations of […]

COLUMBUS, Ga. — House Bill 65 passed this week and it adds eight more disorders to the state’s registry of people legally allowed to use cannabis oil. Eight disorders have been added to HB65 making it legal in those cases to use cannabis oil. A few of the cases include: Tourette’s, Autism, Alzheimer’s, HIV and […]

A cannabis greenhouse at a growing facility is seen in this file photo.(Photo: Uriel Sinai, Getty Images) A bill is on the way to the governor that will allow other pharmacies to join the University of Mississippi Medical Center to dispense marijuana oil for the treatment of children who suffer with epilepsy seizures. The House […]

As marijuana use becomes increasingly legal, researchers need to explore new ways to make the drug safer for people to use, experts argue in a new paper. The potential harms of using marijuana include memory problems, impaired coordination, addiction, paranoia and withdrawal symptoms. In the paper, authors in the United Kingdom discussed several potential options […]

Oil from marijuana plants grown at the University of Mississippi will be used to treat children suffering with severe epilepsy seizures.(Photo: Special to The Clarion-Ledger) A bill is on the way to the governor that will allow other pharmacies to join the University of Mississippi Medical Center to manufacture and sell marijuana oil for the […]

A report, ‘Can cannabis be made safer?’ published in the Lancet Psychiatry Journal, claims that the amount of people in the UK seeking specialist treatment for cannabis side effects has increased by 50 percent in the last eight years. Runners High: Cannabis-friendly gym set to open in San Francisco While old-style herbal cannabis is unlikely […]

Does getting high grades increase your chances of getting just plain high?    Researchers from University College London seem to think so. A new study has revealed that the smarter the student, the more likely they are to experiment with certain substances – including cannabis. Researchers found that those between the ages of 18 and 20 with […]

Before recreational cannabis was on the map, medical cannabis led the industry. Despite the numerous anecdotal accounts of cannabis’ success as a medicine, US research has been unable to support these findings. Research has not yet proven the efficacy of cannabis in the United States, but only because research has been at a standstill. Due […]

INTRODUCTION Medicinal cannabis, or medicinal marijuana, is a therapy that has garnered much national attention in recent years. Controversies surrounding legal, ethical, and societal implications associated with use; safe administration, packaging, and dispensing; adverse health consequences and deaths attributed to marijuana intoxication; and therapeutic indications based on limited clinical data represent some of the complexities […]

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / March 2, 2017 / CBDual Biotechnology Corp. (“CBDUAL”) announced today the completion of the company’s new clinical trial center in Southern California. CBDual’s new facility provides patients with easy access to participate in clinical trials of new medical cannabis medications, therapies, and products. CBDual will develop protocols to improve […]