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Cannabis has been at the center of one of the most exciting—and underreported—developments in modern science. Research on marijuana’s effects led directly to the discovery of a hitherto unknown biochemical communication system in the human body, the Endocannabiod System, which plays a crucial role in regulating our physiology, mood, and everyday experience.

While some studies show therapeutic benefits and some show harms, others show no effects at all.
Mental health, cognition, emotion, and other processes seated in the brain are regulated by cannabis-sensitive receptors.
New developments in the burgeoning field of cannabinoid research.
Cannabis is "a medicinal treasure trove.”
What cannabis science tells us about healthy lifestyle habits.
What's really at stake?
What can a fecal transplant experiment tell us about our health?
Scientists link hibernation to adaptive changes in the endocannabinoid system.
What role can cannabinoids play in oral health?
Is endometriosis caused by endocannabinoid deficiency and could cannabis be an answer?

Cannabis Conversations

Louis Armstrong, the legendary jazz artist and lifelong cannabis smoker, returns to his ancestral homeland
Project CBD talks with Dr. Bonni Goldstein about whole plant cannabis remedies, nonintoxicating cannabinoids, and cancer care for children.
Expert cannabis botanist and geneticist Ryan Lee talks to Project CBD about breeding cannabis, THC & CBD content, and how to interpret lab data.

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