Cannabis Studies

The legalization of medical cannabis is not associated with an increase in youth marijuana usage rates, and may actually decrease usage among adolescents. This is according to a new study published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, and published online by the U.S. National Institute of Health. The study’s objective was to “assess the […]

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California Treasurer John Chiang has formed a group to study banking issues he says could hamper implementation of the voter-approved ballot measure that legalizes recreational use of marijuana in the state. Chiang plans to discuss the Cannabis Banking Working Group in a conference call with reporters Friday morning. The treasurer’s office says the primary concern […]

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PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) – The Institute of Cannabis Research (ICR) at Colorado State University-Pueblo has finalized the awards for cannabis-related research that will be conducted on the campus in the coming year, using Pueblo County and state funding. The ICR exists to generate new knowledge of cannabis and its derivatives through education and research. “We […]

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Research at Colorado State University-Pueblo’s newly formed Institute of Cannabis Research is in full swing, school officials said Wednesday. In a letter sent out to constituent groups this week, CSU-Pueblo President Lesley Di Mare said there are 16 faculty members leading research efforts on 12 cannabis-related studies. Di Mare said that multiple academic disciplines are […]

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TORONTO — Researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children are poised to begin a clinical trial using cannabis extracts to treat children with severe epilepsy whose seizures can’t be controlled with existing medications. The trial is believed to be the first in Canada to test an oral preparation that contains both CBD and THC, compounds […]

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TORONTO — Researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children are poised to begin a clinical trial using cannabis extracts to treat children with severe epilepsy whose seizures can’t be controlled with existing medications. The trial is believed to be the first in Canada to test an oral preparation that contains both CBD and THC, compounds […]

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TORONTO — Researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children are poised to begin a clinical trial using cannabis extracts to treat children with severe epilepsy whose seizures can’t be controlled with existing medications. The trial is believed to be the first in Canada to test an oral preparation that contains both CBD and THC, compounds […]

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TORONTO — Researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children are poised to begin a clinical trial using cannabis extracts to treat children with severe epilepsy whose seizures can’t be controlled with existing medications. The trial is believed to be the first in Canada to test an oral preparation that contains both CBD and THC, compounds […]

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Regular marijuana use may slow the blood flow to a user’s hippocampus, the area of the brain responsible for memory, emotion and spatial recognition, a study from Dr. Daniel Amen’s clinic concluded last week. Researchers studied 26,268 patients from California, Washington, Virginia, New York and Georgia between 1995 and 2015, comparing the brain scans of […]

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TORONTO – Researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children are poised to begin a clinical trial using cannabis extracts to treat children with severe epilepsy whose seizures can’t be controlled with existing medications. The trial is believed to be the first in Canada to test an oral preparation that contains both CBD and THC, compounds […]

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Regular marijuana use may slow the blood flow to a user’s hippocampus, the area of the brain responsible for memory, emotion and spatial recognition, a study from Dr. Daniel Amen’s clinic concluded last week. Researchers studied 26,268 patients from California, Washington, Virginia, New York and Georgia between 1995 and 2015, comparing the brain scans of […]

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TORONTO – Researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children are poised to begin a clinical trial using cannabis extracts to treat children with severe epilepsy whose seizures can’t be controlled with existing medications. The trial is believed to be the first in Canada to test an oral preparation that contains both CBD and THC, compounds […]

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TORONTO – Researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children are poised to begin a clinical trial using cannabis extracts to treat children with severe epilepsy whose seizures can’t be controlled with existing medications. The trial is believed to be the first in Canada to test an oral preparation that contains both CBD and THC, compounds […]

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