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ICRS 2018: CBD Shines in Leiden (Part 1)

New scientific findings highlight the 28th annual meeting of the International Cannabinoid Research Society
Posted: August 15, 2018

Complete Guide to Medical Marijuana for Seniors

The National Council for Aging Care gives cannabis a clean bill of health
Posted: July 31, 2018

CBD: My Miracle Medicine

The story of one woman’s struggle against a rare, devastating illness made worse by cannabis prohibition
Posted: July 12, 2018
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Study on Cannabis & Chronic Pain Management

The University of Michigan is enrolling patients in two studies on cannabis and its use in the management of chronic pain to garner insights into how cannabis use affects pain management, quality of life, and the use of other pain-relieving medications.
Posted: July 9, 2018

Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome

What is it and should you worry about getting it?
Posted: July 2, 2018
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Cannabis Roots: From Traditional Medicine to Modern Science

It has long been known that resinous cannabis flower tops are well endowed with medicinal components. But that’s not the only part of the plant that has been used for therapeutic purposes.
Posted: June 15, 2018
Depressed? Could cannabis help?

Depression & Cannabis

Depressed? Could cannabis help? These two questions lead to many more, none of them easy to answer in today’s era of limited science on the topic. Some say cannabis helps pull them out of depression, and a few admit that they feel a bit more depressed if they use it. What is the real story of cannabis and depression?
Posted: June 5, 2018

Coffee & Cannabis

Is it a good idea to mix CBD or THC with caffeine?
Posted: May 22, 2018
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No Brainer: CBD & THC for Head Injuries

The benefits of CBD-rich cannabis concentrates for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) are well-known among football players and other pro athletes. But the U.S. government still maintains that cannabis is a dangerous drug with no medical value.
Posted: May 2, 2018
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Drug Memories: CBD & Addiction

There is a small but growing body of evidence that suggests cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating component of cannabis, can aid in addiction recovery due to its effects on memory.
Posted: April 13, 2018