Older adults are using cannabis more than ever, yet research on the topic is too scarce to properly inform policymakers, according to a new study.
The Society of Cannabis Clinicians say its new journal will help advance the understanding of medical cannabis to help inform a whole community of medical specialists.
Cannabis-like substances could help the brain unlearn fear-filled memories, according to an early-stage experimental study.
Responding to rising demand of hemp products, one Colorado-based company is now offering industrial hemp and CBD testing throughout North America.
Researchers at the University of California, Davis, have partnered with a federally compliant pharmaceutical company to analyze the chemical profiles of cannabis for the benefit of law enforcement, health care providers, and scientific professionals.
Researchers have found that adults who take prescription opioids for severe pain are more likely to have increased anxiety, depression and substance abuse issues if they also use marijuana.
Investigators found that access to recreational marijuana reduced annual opioid mortality in the range of 20 percent to 35 percent.
A study finds that an essential micronutrient could prevent the fetal brain developmental problems that can occur when mothers use marijuana while pregnant.
The discovery could one day lead to a naturally derived pain treatment that would offer potent relief without the risk of addiction of other painkillers.
Contrary to other reports, a new study suggests that medical cannabis laws have had little effect on deterring opioid prescriptions in the US.