A compound found in marijuana could help in treating patients with epilepsy. Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) found that cannabidiol oil (CBD), a compound found in cannabis, has reduced the frequency and severity of seizures in children and adults with severe, intractable epilepsy. The researchers presented 11 abstracts or research findings […]

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A family that spent a year apart so one of their little boys could undergo life-changing cannabis oil treatment in the US has been reunited for Christmas. Brave Tristan Forde, who turns three on St Stephen’s Day, was hailed a hero as he turned on the Christmas lights in Dunmanway in West Cork just hours […]

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History might someday note 2016 as the year of marijuana. After the November elections, 28 states now allow use of medical marijuana. Support for legalization of the drug is at an all-time high in the U.S. As you might expect, marijuana stocks have been hot in 2016. Here’s why Axim Biotechnologies (NASDAQOTH:AXIM), Corbus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CRBP), […]

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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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CATEGORIES: Marijuana CultureScience Research Share Tweet 87 TOTAL SHARES According to a National Institutes of Health report, cannabis could be used to treat sexual dysfunctions in both sexes, including Erectile Dysfunction in men and Sexual Arousal Disorder in women. The study was conducted by researchers from Italy’s University of Catania, and Charles University and Masaryk […]

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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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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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