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Nora Volkow on CBD

Nora Volkow on the “Potential Promise” of CBD

Earth to NIDA: CBD provides well documented medical benefits. That is a fact. Not a “potential promise.”
Posted: 3 years 1 month ago
The Scientist, a movie about the life of Raphael Mechoulam

“The Scientist”—The Life and Work of Raphael Mechoulam

A documentary film tells the story of the “father of cannabinoid medicine,” from his early days as a child of the Holocaust through his career as chief investigator into the world’s most misunderstood plant.
Posted: 3 years 1 month ago
vape pen safety

How Safe is Your Vape Pen?

Project CBD science advisor Jahan Marcu, PhD, reports on the hidden dangers of propylene glycol and vape pens that smolder.
Posted: 3 years 2 months ago
Flaws in CBD Only laws

Prohibition’s Last Gasp: “CBD Only”

Industrial hemp oil marketers tried to put a positive spin on the Food and Drug Administration’s recent slap-down of companies that pitch CBD products as legal in all 50 states.
Posted: 3 years 5 months ago
Phytecs team includes Raphael Mechoulam & Ethan Russo

Launch Of Phytecs, A Cannabinoid Science Powerhouse

Israeli scientist Raphael Mechoulam and Ethan Russo, formerly of GW Pharmaceuticals, to lead a major R&D effort.
Posted: 3 years 6 months ago
Efficiency of whole plant CBD vs. single compound CBD

Single Compound vs. Whole Plant CBD

A groundbreaking study has documented the superior therapeutic properties of whole plant CBD-rich cannabis extract as compared to single-molecule CBD.
Posted: 3 years 6 months ago
Marijuana misconceptions

CBD Misconceptions

With the growing awareness of CBD as a potential health aid there's also been a proliferation of misconceptions. Find questions and responses to common misinformation.
Posted: 3 years 7 months ago
International Cannabinoid Research Society meeting 2014

On The Frontiers Of Hemp Science

The 2014 ICRS meeting marked the return of whole plant cannabis therapeutics to the forefront of the field.
Posted: 3 years 7 months ago
Cannabis and cancer studies

Cannabis & Cancer

When it comes to cancer treatment, the plant may have an amazing impact when used in concert with traditional therapies. Combining CBD and THC with conventional treatments may be the best synergy for cancer sufferers.
Posted: 3 years 7 months ago
Plant communication and intelligence

Plants Talk to Each Other Using an Internet Made of Fungus

Hidden under your feet is an information superhighway that allows plants to communicate and help each other out. It’s made of fungi.
Posted: 3 years 7 months ago