14 Jun 2017 | Portland Mercury
Dear Pot Lawyer, What do people mean when they talk about cannabis as an “exit drug”? This question may seem to fall outside the legal realm, but continued cannabis research is critical towards undercutting the fallacies that are still propping up prohibition.
6 Jun 2017 | Daily Mail
A compound in cannabis is 'significantly' effective in destroying cancerous tumours in leukaemia, research suggests.
3 Jun 2017 | Task and Purpose
The waiting room at the Scottsdale Research Institute in Arizona could be any doctor’s office, except for the faint smell of marijuana.
1 Jun 2017 | ABC News
An active compound in cannabis plants, once isolated, could be used to treat symptoms of schizophrenia according to findings of a new study.
30 May 2017 | Forbes
Since the legalization movement began hitting full stride, new research discoveries about marijuana’s potential health benefits have been surfacing with regularity.
25 May 2017 | Greenhouse Canada
Although cannabis had been used for many centuries for treatment of seizure disorders, medical use became prohibited in the 20th century. However, with the loosening of laws regarding medical marijuana, research and clinical use of marijuana-derived substances are increasing.
24 May 2017 | CNN
Cannabidiol, which is found in marijuana plants, reduced the number of convulsive seizures in children with a severe and often fatal epilepsy disorder, according to research published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
29 Mar 2017 | Science Daily
You wouldn't think chili peppers and marijuana have much in common. But when eaten, both interact with the same receptor in our stomachs, according to a new paper. The research could lead to new therapies for diabetes and colitis, and opens up intriguing questions about the relationship between the