Years of coordinated efforts will be needed to manage and reverse the harmful societal effects of the prescription and illicit opioid epidemics which are continuing to worsen.
"Going to pot? The impact of dispensary closures on crime" investigates the relationship between the closure of medicinal marijuana dispensaries and the increase of crime.
Researchers at University of Bristol have found cannabis use as a teen to increase the chances of other illegal drug use in early adulthood.
Since the legalization of marijuana in Oregon, researchers have found an increase in marijuana usage among students across the state.
The work reveals the structural features of agonist-bound CB1 and the activation mechanism of the receptor.
10 science-based recommendations have been released to help reduce health risks for cannabis users.
Experts have used cannabinoids in sequence with chemotherapy to create a more effective treatment for cancer.
New research suggests endogenous cannabinoids can have positive effects on the brain by combating anxiety and stress as well as strengthening the immune system.