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Teens Who Use Cannabis Concentrates Are More Likely To Keep Using Cannabis, Study Finds

While the total number of high schoolers using cannabis tinctures and isolates was low, these students were nearly six times more likely to continue using the concentrates.

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Cannabis May Not Aid Sleep Problems in the Long Run

While the new study saw cannabis promote better sleep in chronic pain patients, the researchers believe frequent use can build up of tolerance to its sleep-promoting effects.

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Scientists Locate the Brain Areas CBD Affects To Reduce Psychosis

The new study is the first to demonstrate that a single dose of CBD may partially boost activity in two parts of the brain in people with established psychosis.

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Your Brain on Psilocybin, With Frederick Streeter Barrett

Fred Barrett is an assistant professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. In this interview, we discuss his work with the active component of magic mushrooms, psilocybin. Fred explains how this compound affects the brain, its potential to combat visceral pain, and its links to so-called mystical experiences.

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Hemp Is Helping Bee Populations, Study Finds

Given the loss of bee habitats across the US, researchers believe the cannabis crop could become vital to the insect’s future survival.

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Cannabis Extracts Don’t Effectively Relieve Cancer Pain, Review Finds

The validity of medicinal marijuana’s most celebrated benefit, pain reduction, has been called into question by a new review.

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More Than 2 Million Cannabis Consumers Are Living With Heart Disease, Experts Warn

The researchers are urging health professionals to inform any patients at a high-risk of cardiovascular events, and perhaps even wean them off marijuana.

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THCA Vs THC: What Are the Differences?

No matter how potent a cannabis strain might claim to be, there is almost no THC present in the raw cannabis plant material. So where does it come from?

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Ending Psychedelic Myths With Professor David Nutt

Professor David Nutt has never been afraid to stick his head above the parapet on the topic of drugs. His repeated calling-out of the failures of contemporary drug policy has seen him butt heads with academics and politicians alike. In this interview with Professor Nutt, we discuss pot, policy and the potential of psilocybin.

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What’s Going On With California’s Cannabis Tax?

Following New Year's Day's tax hike, California's governor now plans to simplify the state’s approach to taxing and regulating cannabis.

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