A push for cannabidiol research has gained steam in recent months, with current and former NFL players backing two studies on CBD’s efficacy in alleviating football-related pain without getting them high. But another study, led by a California-based cannabis extract producer Constance Therapeutics and the Gridiron Cannabis Coalition, aims to examine whether whole-plant cannabis derived from […]

(Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Employee productivity appears to be rising in medical marijuana states. Medical cannabis may have a positive impact on the U.S. labor market, according to a study published July 15, 2016 in Wiley Online Library ahead of publication in the journal Health Economics. The report finds states that have legalized medical […]

  Cannabis may help patients suffering from Alzheimer’s in more ways than one. New research indicates that cannabinoids help remove plaque-forming proteins in brain cells. The new study, published in Aging and Mechanisms of Disease,  is the first to show that cannabinoids affect amyloid beta accumulation and inflammation in nerve cells. Professor David Schubert of […]

  Cannabis may help patients suffering from Alzheimer’s in more ways than one. New research indicates that cannabinoids help remove plaque-forming proteins in brain cells. The new study, published in Aging and Mechanisms of Disease,  is the first to show that cannabinoids affect amyloid beta accumulation and inflammation in nerve cells. Professor David Schubert of […]

JUDY WOODRUFF: But, first: how science is increasingly considering the possibilities of medical marijuana as conventional medicine for some cases. Science correspondent Miles O’Brien has the second of his two reports on this for our weekly series The Leading Edge. MILES O’BRIEN, Science Correspondent: It’s a landmark place, and time, on the long road to […]

Everett Griner talks about Cannabis Oil having possibilities in today’s Agri View. Cannabis Oil Possibilities From: Organic Facts Health Benefits of Cannabis Essential Oil Some of the most important health benefits of cannabis oil include its ability to reduce stress and anxiety, improve the quality of sleep, boost appetite and optimize digestion, reduce pain, prevent […]

So, why is marijuana illegal again? Tapping the keg of America’s never-ending violence, “intoxicated aggression” spikes precipitously among drinkers, while marijuana snuffs out those same aggressive tendencies. At least that’s the takeaway message from a peer-reviewed study just published in the July 2016 edition of Springer Science. Per the Psychopharmacological Journal, researchers from the European […]

Rumor has it that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) plans to legalize marijuana any day now. Rumor also has it that Barack Obama is secretly a foreign-born Muslim and that the CIA had a hand in the attack that brought down the World Trade Center. Unfortunately, that first claim is about as likely to be […]