When it came to power last November, Germany’s coalition government promised to legalize and regulate recreational, adult-use cannabis. Now, thanks to a leaked document, the country’s health minister has given a preview of the regulations the drug would be put under.
While cannabis yields did increase proportionately with light intensity in the experiment, the researchers determined that UV radiation had no significant effect on either cannabis yield or total cannabinoid content.
A new study published suggests that CBD extract can improve the immune system of honeybees in functioning hives.
The raid was carried out by California’s newly formed Unified Enforcement Task Force, which Governor Gavin Newsom recently sanctioned to protect “communities and consumers throughout California and the U.S. from unregulated and potentially harmful cannabis products.”
Previous research has shown that cannabis use disorder (CUD) can be treated with a combination of counseling and cannabis medicines with a 1:1 ratio of CBD and THC. But men and people with sleep issues may benefit from additional support, new analysis suggests.
The study will involve 10 participants, aged between six months and 21 years, who all have severe symptoms from non-cancerous conditions, such as cerebral palsy, neurodegenerative disorders, and progressive cardiac disease.
In a notice published on October 4, the Department of Cannabis Control announced that the test will be limited to dried flower and pre-rolls.
Scientists have developed a new compound which interacts with the same therapeutic targets in the brain as psychedelic drugs, producing the same long-lasting antidepressant and antianxiety effects but without the psychedelic high.
The decision marks the first major steps towards US-wide cannabis decriminalization, a policy the president promised to implement during his campaign run.