Latest medical cannabis research, studies and news

In What States Can I Treat My Condition With Medical Marijuana?
Medical marijuana has been legalized in 28 states, and this means that patients with a debilitating condition can now legally benefit from medical cannabis programs.
Feb 17, 2017 12:10 PM
How the new medical marijuana law will change things in Maine
Medical marijuana providers say new reforms adopted by the state Legislature in July that went into effect Dec. 13 pave the way for broader access for patients and increased safety and quality control of the product.
Dec 13, 2018 1:37 PM
Empathy vs Apathy in Cannabis Users
Does cannabis help us to see another's point of view, or does it cloud our vision?
Dec 9, 2018 12:50 PM
The weedblog
Medical marijuana in Missouri: When — and if — you can get it
Missouri became the 32nd state to approve medical marijuana Tuesday, as voters passed a constitutional amendment legalizing it.
Nov 12, 2018 11:00 AM
Kansas City
Why cannabis affects women differently to men
New research finds that cannabis affects women differently to men. The reason behind the difference lines up with the activities of different hormones. This explains why men are four times more likely to try cannabis; and why women are more vulnerable.
Nov 5, 2018 1:09 PM
Digital Journal
The Yin and Yang of Pot: Why CBD Oil and THC Are Better Together
THC and CBD: the ultimate pairing.
Oct 27, 2018 12:00 PM
High Times
What does cannabis cream do?
Creams may alleviate symptoms of ailments ranging from eczema and psoriasis to arthritic pain and muscle aches—though most evidence is anecdotal
Oct 9, 2018 2:22 PM
High Five: Smoke-Free Ways to Use Medical Marijuana
The many methods for administering medical marijuana.
Oct 5, 2018 12:00 PM
High Times
How Many States Allow Medical Marijuana?
That depends on what you mean by “medical marijuana.”
Sep 30, 2018 12:18 PM
High Times
How EMTs and Doctors Treat Cannabis Overconsumption
Too much THC can lead to feelings of paranoia, anxiety, or helplessness. It's OK. Doctors say: Lie down, ride it out. It just takes time.
Sep 17, 2018 1:00 PM
How Yoga Instructors Integrate Cannabis Into Classes
Many people see the yoga–cannabis connection as a new construct, one that comes on the heels of other recent trends
Sep 13, 2018 12:16 PM
Study Finds THC May Linger in Breast Milk After Marijuana Use
Could THC in breast milk possibly affect a nursing infant?
Aug 27, 2018 1:23 PM
High Times
What Is CBD Oil, and Does It Really Work?
Concentrated liquid extracts from marijuana plants are becoming more and more popular as alternative medicine, but the science isn't there.
Aug 22, 2018 10:45 AM
Live Science
The Effects of THC On Sex
Is it a good idea to toke up before you get down?
Aug 17, 2018 2:55 PM
High Times
Age Matters for Marijuana Users
Studies show that drug problems are more likely among early adolescent users.
Aug 7, 2018 2:23 PM
Psychology Today
Oklahoma health board to take up new medical marijuana rules
Oklahoma health officials are considering new rules for medical marijuana
Aug 1, 2018 2:32 PM
National Post
FDA approves first marijuana-based epilepsy drug: CBD oil
The FDA approved Epidiolex, a CBD, to treat two rare forms of epilepsy: Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome.
Jul 24, 2018 12:08 PM
USA Today