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Cannabis expert says we're just scratching the surface in unlocking the plant's potential

Enthusiasts have spoken of the miraculous effects of their favourite plant for more than 12,000 years, but only now are we beginning to understand the real potential of its powers

Can cannabis save this Maori town in New Zealand?

Companies will look to bring more than 100 jobs to a struggling town if the production of medicinal cannabis becomes legalised

Family can't fill cannabis prescription since recreational use became legal

Cannabis oil has helped ease Akasha Cadieux's chronic pain, but her supply has been cut off since the legalisation of recreational cannabis

Cannabis training for CWH pharmacists

The Chemist Warehouse Group has aligned with Bod Australia to manage dispensing of cannabis in the chain’s 450 stores

What does Jeff Sessions' exit mean for Federal policy?

The notoriously anti-cannabis attorney general is out, giving some hope that whoever fills the position could have a more progressive approach to drug policy

Mother of Alfie Dingley says doctors 'too frightened' to prescribe legal medicinal cannabis

The severely epileptic seven-year-old is running out of the drug despite it being legalised for specialist cases since 1 November

Medical cannabis user finds prescription unaffordable now that recreational weed is legal

If Shane Moore were to purchase his prescription from a Health Canada supplier, it would cost him $1,500 every month. He can't afford that

Sex, drugs and estradiol: Why cannabis affects women differently

Sex differences in cannabis use are beginning to be explained with the aid of brain studies in animals and humans

Paul Flynn to quit after 31 years as Labour MP and cannabis campaigner retires over health

The 83-year-old has not spoken in the House of Commons since February after his long affliction with rheumatoid arthritis worsened

Cannabis health products are everywhere – but do they live up to the hype?

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is now available in the UK in everything from skin creams to beers. But don’t set your hopes too high