Cannabis Research

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) introduced legislation earlier today that would end federal cannabis prohibition and begin to repair some of the lasting damage done by the war on drugs. “I believe the federal government should get out of the illegal marijuana business,” Booker said. “You see what’s happening around this country right now. Eights states […]

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Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) introduced legislation earlier today that would end federal cannabis prohibition and begin to repair some of the lasting damage done by the war on drugs. “I believe the federal government should get out of the illegal marijuana business,” Booker said. “You see what’s happening around this country right now. Eights states […]

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Israel’s Hebrew University recently announced that the oldest cannabis study society, The International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS), will hold its prestigious global conference there in 2021. ICRS have been holding cornerstone, global conferences for decades, exploring medical cannabis and its effects on things like autoimmune disorders, epilepsy, pain, PTSD, metabolism, obesity, cancer and other illnesses. Come […]

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Israel’s Hebrew University recently announced that the oldest cannabis study society, The International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS), will hold its prestigious global conference there in 2021. ICRS have been holding cornerstone, global conferences for decades, exploring medical cannabis and its effects on things like autoimmune disorders, epilepsy, pain, PTSD, metabolism, obesity, cancer and other illnesses. Come […]

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According to a new report from Salar Media Group and Civilized, as the cannabis industry continues to grow and more states begin to legalize marijuana, several new trends are emerging. Now, as U.S. Senator Cory Booker introduces a new bill to legalize marijuana at the federal level and encourage states to legalize it locally, these […]

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. (Photo: Andrew Burton/Getty Images) The National Football League has offered to work with the NFL Player’s Association to study the pain management potential of marijuana, the Washington Post reported on Monday night. The Player’s Association has already begun research on the potential medicinal uses of the drug, but, until now, the […]

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The National Football League (NFL) has a major pain issue on its hands that can’t be solved with opioids. Though the NFL has been hesitant to adapt to changing marijuana laws in the past, outside pressure may finally be taking a toll on the notoriously stubborn conglomerate and forcing its hand. Between the league’s reliance […]

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(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) A new report on the cannabis industry has identified several emerging trends as more states boldly ignore the federal government and push forward with legalization. Massachusetts is the most recent state to begin establishing a legal market for adult use marijuana. Governor Charlie Baker, who was not on board with […]

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Washington State University researchers have found evidence supporting an already popular theory: that regular cannabis users stay more relaxed in stressful situations. The study, published recently in the journal Psychopharmacology, found that daily – or “chronic” – cannabis users were significantly calmer than non-users when subjected to a barrage of physiological and psychosocial stressors – […]

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