Cannabis Research

Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. (TSX: V.TBP, OTCQB: GRPOF, Forum) said Friday it will benefit from the intellectual property created within the cannabis health research Chair from the University of New Brunswick. The company also released a corporate update saying that as part of a 5-year commitment from Tetra and the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation (NBHRF) […]

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Cloudious9 Cloudious9’s “Hydrology9” vaporizer “It’s a boom town,” says entrepreneur Richard Huang, describing the legal cannabis industry, “but it’s not a gold rush, where just any fool can strike it big.” As co-founder of the vaporizer company Cloudious9, Huang has picked out his niche, putting time and effort behind the vaping trend.  He is one […]

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You’ve likely heard of things like cottonmouth and weed dick. But what about the pot-smoker swagger? No? Well, that may soon change, as a new study suggests that consuming cannabis affects how you walk. University of South Australia researchers conducted a study with 44 participants in their 20s. After dividing the participants into cannabis consumers […]

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People who use marijuana have a different gait than non-users, a new study says Marijuana users’ elbows, knees and shoulders move differently than those of non users’ Researchers say that more studies need to be conducted to figure out how marijuana affects a person’s movement By Maggie O’Neill For Dailymail.com Published: 18:20 EDT, 29 August […]

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We get a lot of weed-related pitches at TechCrunch, but most of them don’t come with the pedigree of Herb‘s investors. Herb is announcing today that it has raised $4.1 million in seed funding led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures, with participation from Slow Ventures, Buddy Media co-founder Michael Lazerow, Shiva Rajarama, Liquid 2 Ventures (the firm […]

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CC0 via Pixabay Stock (Credit: CC0 via Pixabay) Despite cannabis’ history in folk pharmacopoeias, clinical studies of its medicinal impact remain limited in many areas. Based on some promising early results, researchers are now calling for a closer look at its applications for certain mental health conditions for which more ‘traditional’ treatments have come up short. According to recent […]

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Driving under the influence of marijuana is a crime across the country, but in states with legal medical or recreational use cannabis laws, trying to stop stoned drivers has turned into one of the burgeoning industry’s stickiest situations. But while police, politicians and scientists try to figure out how to properly detect and decipher marijuana intoxication, […]

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Consuming cannabis can significantly cut your chances of having a stroke, according to a new study published in the journal, ‘Neuropsychopharmacology.’ Researchers from the University of Texas at Dallas found that cannabis improves blood and oxygen flow, consequently slashing the risk of blood clots and stroke. Head researcher Dr. Francesca Filbey said the “primary psychoactive […]

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Much of what researchers have learned about cannabis suggests that weed has tons of medical potential. Despite this, the DEA continues to classify cannabis as a Schedule I drug. Meanwhile, the FDA has approved numerous prescription drugs that they later pulled from the market. These were legal drugs researched less than cannabis, yet they still received […]

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