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marijuana does not cause brain damage

Marijuana Use Does Not Cause Brain Abnormalities

An important study from the Journal of Neuroscience shows that marijuana use does not cause structural brain changes.
Posted: 2 years 10 months ago
cannabis for weight loss

Get High and Lose Weight?

Evidence shows marijuana users are much less likely to develop metabolic syndrome, a significant risk factor for obesity, diabetes, and heart disease.
Posted: 2 years 10 months ago
Veterans call for medical marijuana

Veterans Drop Hundreds of Empty Pill Bottles at the White House

Dozens servicemen and women marched to the White House to demand the president and other federal officials make medical marijuana accessible to veterans.
Posted: 2 years 10 months ago
Cannabis medicine donated to fire victims in California

California Cannabis Companies Provide Relief to Valley Fire Victims

Care By Design and AbsoluteXtracts provide $20,000 of free medicine to local patients affected by fires in California.
Posted: 3 years 8 hours ago
Care by Design CBD patient survey

Illuminating Results of CBD Patient Survey

Care By Design asked thousands of patients about their use of CBD-rich cannabis and its impact on pain, discomfort, energy, mood, and overall wellbeing. Here's what they learned...
Posted: 3 years 1 week ago
CBD focused federal legislation on hemp

CBD Legislative Update: Federal Developments

Several Cannabis-related bills have been introduced by the U.S. Congress in the current 114th Session. Three of these relate specifically to CBD.
Posted: 3 years 2 weeks ago
CBD cannabis drug interactions

CBD-Drug Interactions: Role of Cytochrome P450

At sufficient dosages, CBD will temporarily deactivate cytochrome P450 enzymes, thereby altering how we metabolize a wide range of compounds.
Posted: 3 years 2 weeks ago
Cannabis use disorder misconceptions

Dubious Diagnostics: APA, Official Sponsor of ‘Cannabis Abuse’

“Cannabis Abuse” is one of many conditions defined by the DSM under “Substance Use Disorder.” So how do doctors distinguish a Substance Use Disorder from medical use of a drug?
Posted: 3 years 3 weeks ago
Solar power cannabis history at Emerald Pharms

Fortunate Sun: Solar Power and the Birth of the American Cannabis Industry

When solar energy pioneer John Schaeffer sold the first panel to a U.S. retail customer in Mendocino County in 1978, he didn’t realize that he had struck a blow against the war on drugs.
Posted: 3 years 1 month ago
Marijuana use in teens does not cause later health issues

Study: Chronic marijuana use by teens not linked to later health issues

Chronic marijuana use by young teens was not linked with mental or physical disorders more than two decades later, a new study found.
Posted: 3 years 1 month ago