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data distortions in cannabis research

Data Distortion: Use & Abuse of Cannabis Science

Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis. Adrian Devitt-Lee highlights how analysis can be skewed for a variety of factors and gives insight on how to spot faulty research data.
Updated: September 13, 2018
Securing local and state licenses to cultivate cannabis is costly

Growing Pains: Can Sustainable Farmers Survive Legalization?

Part 3 of our 3-part series: Green Rush Blues: California Cannabis After Legalization
Posted: January 29, 2018
How CBD cannabis oil is made

From Clone to Concentrate: How CBD Oil is Made

See how CBD cannabis oil is extracted and produced.
Updated: November 9, 2017

Is CBD Really Non-Psychoactive?

Data shows that CBD interacts directly with the CB1 cannabinoid receptor in therapeutically relevant ways while modulating THC's psychoactive effects.
Posted: May 17, 2016
CBD oil legality, hemp derived CBD

Sourcing CBD: Marijuana, Industrial Hemp & the Vagaries of Federal Law

Huge interest in the medicinal potential of CBD has catalyzed a rebirth of industrial hemp in the U.S. But is hemp the best source of CBD?
Posted: March 28, 2016

Dr. Gupta’s Traveling Medicine Show

On August 11 Gupta narrated a “Special Report” on CNN that provided dramatic examples of Cannabis' beneficial effects. In the days before it aired he made media appearances to apologize for his role in having “systematically misled” the American people about marijuana.
Posted: February 28, 2014
Cannabis and CBD have helped millions of animals across the US

The Legal Status of Cannabis for Animals

There's huge interest in the use of CBD and cannabis therapeutics for animals. But veterinary guidance, and research, is lacking. Vets in California are doing something about it.
Posted: March 8, 2019

Cannabis Science: What to Believe?

Is this for real?
Posted: September 10, 2018
Preventing illness with cannabis

Should You Use Cannabis to Prevent Illness?

Preventive medicine is a hot topic these days as everyone is looking for ways to stay healthy and avoid illness.
Posted: August 29, 2018
Fatty acid binding illustration

ICRS 2018: Report from Leiden (Part 2)

Targeting the endocannabinoid system for therapeutic relief
Posted: August 15, 2018