Cannabis Studies

CATEGORIES: Medical Marijuana NewsScience Research Share Tweet 265 TOTAL SHARES According to a study published in the Frontiers in Pharmacology journal by researchers from McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Tufts University, administration of medical cannabis was associated with reduced prescription drug use and improved cognitive performance. The study assessed three months of medical cannabis […]

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CATEGORIES: Medical Marijuana NewsScience Research Share Tweet 265 TOTAL SHARES According to a study published in the Frontiers in Pharmacology journal by researchers from McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Tufts University, administration of medical cannabis was associated with reduced prescription drug use and improved cognitive performance. The study assessed three months of medical cannabis […]

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A team of scientists have questioned the validity of all existing research regarding both the harms and medicinal benefits of cannabis, after discovering that the strains of marijuana used in these studies tend to be considerably weaker than those that are sold commercially. Marijuana contains a large number of compounds called cannabinoids, which bind to […]

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A team of scientists have questioned the validity of all existing research regarding both the harms and medicinal benefits of cannabis, after discovering that the strains of marijuana used in these studies tend to be considerably weaker than those that are sold commercially. Marijuana contains a large number of compounds called cannabinoids, which bind to […]

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Grower Scott Lee tends to young marijuana plants at Verde Natural’s grow facility. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) Federal researchers are studying marijuana that’s different than what people are buying in dispensaries across Colorado, according to a new study from the University of Colorado Boulder. Cannabis strains available for federally funded studies tend to be weaker and less […]

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Medical cannabis rolled joints. File Photo Smoking cannabis has been known to treat certain forms of cancer, but a recent study has found a link between use of the controversial herb and a heart-weakening condition. Stress cardiomyopathy, popularly known as broken heart syndrome, shows symptoms eerily similar to a heart attack, including chest pain, shortness […]

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Grower Scott Lee tends to young marijuana plants at Verde Natural’s grow facility. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) Federal researchers are studying marijuana that’s different than what people are buying in dispensaries across Colorado, according to a new study from the University of Colorado Boulder. Cannabis strains available for federally funded studies tend to be weaker and less […]

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A study carried out by researchers from The University of Western Australia has found significant detrimental effects to the vascular system from smoking cannabis, including early ageing. The study discovered that long-term use of cannabis increased the biological age of those studied by 11 per cent, due to the impact of the hardening of arteries […]

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Cannabis abuse activates psychosis and not the other way around. This was presented by the Norwegian researchers.The excessive use of this plant triples the risk of psychosis. The researchers from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (FHI) claimed. In collaboration with the the U.S. team, they studied the abuse of cannabis and manifestations of psychosis […]

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