A little cannabis every day might keep brain ageing at bay - Cannabis News

Can marijuana boost learning and memory as we get older?

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Suffering From Chronic Stress? Marijuana Can Help With That - Cannabis News

Scientists have found that lasting stress also depresses endocannabinoids -- neurotransmitters similar to the active ingredients in cannabis -- and that, in turn, can depress us.

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Government marijuana looks nothing like the real stuff. See for yourself – Cannabis News

To investigate the real-world effects of marijuana researchers need a product that looks and feels like the real thing. And they're increasingly frustrated with government weed that is something else entirely.

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Government marijuana looks nothing like the real stuff. See for yourself – Cannabis News

To investigate the real-world effects of marijuana researchers need a product that looks and feels like the real thing. And they're increasingly frustrated with government weed that is something else entirely.

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Study finds patients choosing cannabis over opioids – Cannabis News

Research shows people with chronic pain or mental health issues prefer taking cannabis over prescription opioid medications to treat symptoms.

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Clinical trial using marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans gets underway – Cannabis News

The first participant in a clinical trial designed to evaluate the effectiveness of smoking marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans was given cannabis on Monday, according to the organization conducting the study.

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Clinical trial using marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans gets underway – Cannabis News

The first participant in a clinical trial designed to evaluate the effectiveness of smoking marijuana to treat PTSD in veterans was given cannabis on Monday, according to the organization conducting the study.

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A neurobiologist says medical marijuana could solve the US opioid abuse crisis – Cannabis

Americans are in pain. Over 2.5 million people in the US are addicted to opioids, the US Department of Health and Human Services reports. About 80 die daily from opioid overdoses. It’s gotten so bad that even conservative state legislators want to legalize medical marijuana, arguing it’s a safer, less addictive pain killer.

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Why Does Cannabis Slow Down Our Time Perception? – Cannabis News

Cannabis consumers may experience distortions in their perception of time, often reporting how minutes can feel like they stretch to hours on end -- an unsettling experience, to say the least.

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Can marijuana treat MS symptoms? It’s hard for researchers to find out – Cannabis News

An estimated 400,000 Americans are currently living with multiple sclerosis, an autoimmune disease where the body’s immune cells attack a fatty substance called myelin in the nerves.

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Why More Americans in Their 50s and 60s Are Smoking Pot – Cannabis News

Older Americans are among the fastest growing groups of pot users, according to recent research and drug surveys.

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Can Cannabis Oil Help Heal Wounds? – Cannabis News

Much more research is needed to know whether medical cannabis oil may have a wound-healing effect.

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Cannabis May Help Treat Tourette Syndrome - Cannabis News

Cannabis could be a safer, more effective alternate treatment option to treat tics and behavioral symptoms of TS, particularly for treatment-refractory TS patients.

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4 Promising Cannabis Studies and Research from 2016 – Cannabis News

2016 wasn’t exactly a great year for many people, but for the booming legal cannabis industry, there were some historic victories.

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Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia Receives $3 Million Marijuana Research Grant – Cannabis News

More than half of US states have legalized marijuana for medical use, but only now is the nation's first research facility for medical marijuana opening.

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Can Cannabis Help with Inflammation for Athletes? – Cannabis News

There has been emerging evidence that cannabis reduces pain, muscle spasms, stiffness, and inflammation in humans.

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'Baby boomers' on dope: Recreational marijuana use is on the rise among adults over 50 – Cannabis News

NYU study seeks to understand the prevalence of use in older adults.

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'Baby boomers' on dope: Recreational marijuana use is on the rise among adults over 50 – Cannabis News

NYU study seeks to understand the prevalence of use in older adults.

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Study: Marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, PTSD and addiction – Cannabis News

The most comprehensive research review ever done on the topic found that marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and even addictions to alcohol and painkillers.

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The Father of Cannabis Calls for Cannabinoid Research – Cannabis News

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam laid the scientific foundation upon which all modern cannabis knowledge is built.

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