Articles in Addiction
Another hare-brained idea about cannabis replacement therapy from NIDA.
Scientists often interpret research to suit funding goals. Why is that problematic?
Confused about cannabis addiction and withdrawal? So are the experts.
Scientists examined how savoring positive experiences predicts aspects of problematic cannabis use, but the numbers don't add up.
Opioids leave much to be desired in medical treatment. They are highly addictive, very lethal, and not all that effective for treating chronic pain.
If there’s a gateway, it appears to be early opioid prescriptions, not cannabis.
A review published by Australian researchers sheds light on various facets of addiction, as well as some of the neurological mechanisms by which CBD can limit addictive behaviors.
Cannabis doesn’t make a person into an addict any more than food causes someone to become a compulsive eater.