Cannabis Studies

HELENA – A ballot measure to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Montana is expected in 2020, so state lawmakers should prepare by creating an interim committee to study the issue, a Missoula state senator said Friday. “I fully expect that legalization will be on the 2020 ballot by a citizen initiative,” Democratic Sen. Diane […]

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Most US patients registered to access medical cannabis cite chronic pain as their primary qualifying condition, according to data published in the journal Health Affairs. Investigators from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor reviewed patient registration data from the majority of states that provide medical cannabis access. (Some states, notably California and Maine, possess voluntary registries and therefore […]

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Updated 5 hours ago Ten states and Washington, D.C., have legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Twenty-two other states, along with U.S. territories Puerto Rico and Guam, allow marijuana to be used for medical purposes. Let’s examine some hidden issues about marijuana use. Before we start, permit me to state my values about medical or […]

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The findings, published Wednesday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry, suggest a greater need for education about the mental-health risks associated with cannabis, says lead author Gabriella Gobbi, a researcher at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre. Read more … read more at: https://www.mcgill.ca/newsroom/channels/news/globe-and-mail-teens-who-use-cannabis-higher-risk-developing-depression-suicidal-behaviour-study-294656

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (FOX 35 Orlando) – People are replacing their pharmaceutical drugs with medical cannabis, according to a new study by the University of Michigan. The study said that it aimed to assess attitudes towards and the utilization of medical cannabis and the mainstream healthcare system among medical cannabis users. 450 adults attending an annual public […]

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When it comes to cannabis use among youth—frequently defined as ages 15 to 24—everyone is getting caught up in the numbers. Released in November, an Angus Reid online poll among a representative randomized sample of 1,500 Canadians found three-quarters of respondents believe the minimum age to purchase and consume cannabis should be raised. While just […]

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When it comes to cannabis use among youth—frequently defined as ages 15 to 24—everyone is getting caught up in the numbers. Released in November, an Angus Reid online poll among a representative randomized sample of 1,500 Canadians found three-quarters of respondents believe the minimum age to purchase and consume cannabis should be raised. While just […]

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