RAMAT GAN, Israel, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp. (OTCQB: OWCP), a developer of cannabinoid-based therapies targeting a variety of different medical conditions and disorders, reported today that the last healthy volunteer in its first ever safety study of cannabis-based topical ointment, was recently admitted in trial which is being conducted at […]

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RAMAT GAN, Israel, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp. (OTCQB: OWCP), a developer of cannabinoid-based therapies targeting a variety of different medical conditions and disorders, reported today that the last healthy volunteer in its first ever safety study of cannabis-based topical ointment, was recently admitted in trial which is being conducted at […]

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Three latest studies explored the new likely medical properties of cannabis and found that cannabis has analgesic and addiction-breaking properties. The world of medical cannabis is growing month after month, mostly due to the increasing number of research studies in regards to the effects of cannabis on humans. In what turned out to be perhaps […]

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Inhaling vaporized pot will get you way higher than smoking the same amount of it, according to new research from the Johns Hopkins Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit. To see how smoking marijuana compared to vaporizing it, researchers recruited 17 “healthy” men and women (a relatively small sample size) to either vape or smoke marijuana in the […]

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Monday, we’re talking about what role the LDS Church played in the shaping of Utah’s medical cannabis law.  Some say the Church got too involved in the recent political debate. What’s appropriate when religious officials weigh in on politics? Monday, we’re talking about what role the LDS Church played in the shaping of Utah’s medical […]

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Pot inhaled through a vape device produces a more powerful high — and often with more deleterious side effects — than the smoked version, a new study finds. At the same level of THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, vaping led to higher blood concentrations of the chemical than smoking, as well as higher levels […]

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Colorado Christian University’s Centennial Institute scoured 2017 data to try to understand the economic and social costs of legal marijuana, said Jeff Hunt, CCU’s vice president of public policy and director of the Centennial Institute. “No matter where you stand in the marijuana legalization debate, having more information is critical to making the best decisions for the […]

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By Benjie Cooper IG: @nuglifenews YouTube: Lucid’s Vlog In 1982, United States Surgeon General Dr. C. Everett Koop called marijuana a major public health problem, and urged physicians to discourage patients from using it, saying that its psychological and biological effects could be harmful. The former Surgeon General’s statement came only weeks after the White […]

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Despite a number of studies that show cannabis consumption may damage your memory, a new study is suggesting just the opposite. A group of researchers from the University of Florida recently published a study showing that smoking marijuana may actually improve working memory. The researchers split a group of 32 rats and had them preform […]

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A Massachusetts family’s experience giving marijuana edibles to their dying patriarch is set to kick off a desperately needed investigation into how cannabis might treat some of the more troubling symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease, a condition that affects 5.7 million Americans. Alexander Spier spent three years during the Holocaust in Auschwitz and other concentration camps […]

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Professor Mike Barnes was paid to write a major report which paved the way for a law change earlier this year A key adviser to MPs behind controversial new laws legalising cannabis for medical use is set to make millions from a deal with one of the world’s biggest suppliers of recreational marijuana. Professor Mike […]

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This has been a history-making year for the cannabis industry. Practically anywhere you look, marijuana firsts were occurring. In no particular order, here are some of the industry’s most notable events in 2018: Canada legalizing recreational marijuana following nine decades of adult-use prohibition. Vermont becoming the first state to approve recreational weed entirely through the […]

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Yesterday’s Bike Un Ai Rak event proved again that Thai’s love getting onto their bikes and joining in a royally-sponsored cycling campaign. The event was held yesterday, in the capital and provinces. Hundreds of thousands of people across the country took part in the “love and warmth” cycle rides. The main event was held in […]

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