Cannabis Research

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 […]

By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Speaking Tuesday morning before the National Association of Attorneys General, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions expressed doubt that marijuana could help mitigate the opioid abuse epidemic. “I see a line in The Washington Post today [Monday] that I remember from the ’80s,” Sessions said. “‘Marijuana is a cure for […]

Alliance Growers Corp. (CSE: ACG.CN) (“Alliance Growers” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company has executed an agreement with an Israeli Medical Cannabis company that employs some of the world’s best medical cannabis growing experts, who have developed integrated growing solutions specifically for maximizing production of cannabis to produce consistent quality marijuana. Alliance […]

Speaking this morning before the National Association of Attorneys General, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions expressed doubt that marijuana could help mitigate the opioid abuse epidemic. “I see a line in The Washington Post today [link added] that I remember from the ’80s,” Sessions said. “‘Marijuana is a cure for opiate abuse.’ Give me a break. This […]

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NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Feb 27, 2017) – Rising India Inc. ( OTC : RSII ) has received several requests from shareholders for a recap to the Company’s Shareholder Conference call which featured detailed information about the incoming merger company, Rising Biosciences, Inc. Rising BioSciences, Inc. will be a research and development company focusing on […]

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Feb. 27 (UPI) — Researchers from the University of British Columbia and the University of Victoria have found patients prefer cannabis over opioid medication to treat chronic pain and mental health issues. “This study is one of the first to track medical cannabis use under the new system of licensed producers, meaning that all participants […]

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(Photo credit: CC0 via Max Pixel) On Friday, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) revealed that 25% of U.S. overdoses are due to heroin, a Schedule 1 drug to which an estimated one million Americans are addicted, many of whom escalate to this cheaper option from prescription opioid dependence, which has millions more in its clutches. […]

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(Photo credit: CC0 via Max Pixel) On Friday, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) revealed that 25% of U.S. overdoses are due to heroin, a Schedule 1 drug to which an estimated one million Americans are addicted, many of whom escalate to this cheaper option from prescription opioid dependence, which has millions more in its clutches. […]

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(Photo credit: CC0 via Max Pixel) On Friday, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) revealed that 25% of U.S. overdoses are due to heroin, a Schedule 1 drug to which an estimated one million Americans are addicted, many of whom escalate to this cheaper option from prescription opioid dependence, which has millions more in its clutches. […]

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Researchers in Northern California have delivered some unsettling news for marijuana users: It turns out, a sizeable amount of the pot sold in California’s medical marijuana dispensaries test positive for mold and bacteria that could be dangerous for patients with compromised immune systems. Though the study only looked at cannabis sold in Northern California dispensaries, […]

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A recent 440-page report compiled by top academics confirmed that cannabis has medical benefits and asserted that government restrictions on cannabis research constitute a “public health problem.” Nevertheless, the federal government’s official and legal stance are that the plant has no medical value. Why such resistance to one of the world’s oldest therapeutic plants? To […]

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