Medical

Feds Study Effect of MMJ on Opioid Use

 What would you do with access to MMJ and $3.8 million dollars? Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Health Systems get to find out… Read more »

MS and Weed: Treating Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic degenerative disease. It affects the central nervous system and causes inflammation, muscular weakness and a loss of motor coordination. As MS… Read more »

The University of Maryland Now Offers Marijuana Training

Finding someone well-trained in the intricacies of cannabis can be hard. There is no shortage of people who are interested in weed. But interest doesn’t always translate… Read more »

Marijuana and the Developing Brain

People are worried that THC might harm children. Twenty three states have legalized recreational cannabis. States like Colorado and Washington led the charge in legalizing recreational sales… Read more »

5 Things You Should Know When Getting Medical Cannabis in 2017

As California prepares for the upcoming wave of dispensaries and shops set to provide legalized recreational cannabis; many people are still confused about medical marijuana, how to… Read more »

New Zealand Finally Legalizes CBD

A new day is dawning. New Zealand is finally joining the cannabis liberation movement. Proposals to amend the Food Standards Code go as far back as 2002… Read more »

Marijuana Helps Treat Drug Addiction

Marijuana aims to reduce drug addiction. For those who can’t simply stop taking dangerous drugs, harm reduction is the next step. Harm reduction is the process of… Read more »

Accidentally Overdosing on Marijuana

How others have dealt with accidentally overdosing on marijuana. When people consume cannabis, it stimulates the endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS is responsible for regulating the response… Read more »

Is Mainstream Market Ready for GMO Weed?

Will GMO Weed take over the marketplace? Genetically altered marijuana, GMO weed, has yet to find its way into the mainstream marketplace. According to Dr. Reggie Gaudino… Read more »

Cannabinoids Slow Down Brain Aging

How Do Cannabinoids Keeps the Brain from Slowing Down? A German study found that brains of older mice benefited from cannabinoids. The main chemical tested is known… Read more »