Many veterans believe cannabis to be a safer alternative to alcohol and addictive drugs, but many are not receiving medical advice related to cannabis.
McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Tufts University research indicates that Marijuana Improves Cognitive performance. A scientific paper published in Frontiers in Pharmacology shines a light on marijuana and cognitive function. McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Tufts University research indicates that marijuana improves cognitive performance. Cognitive performance, is defined as “our ability to utilize
An experimental cannabis drug for treating schizophrenia, developed by UK-based GW Pharmaceuticals Plc, was found to be superior to a placebo in a mid-stage trial. The company’s UK-listed shares jumped 12.5 percent, while U.S.-listed shares were up 10 pct. The drug, cannabidiol, was tested in 88 patients with schizophrenia, who had failed to respond to
Depression is a mood disorder that can have far-reaching emotional and physical effects. It is characterized by a persistent feeling of sadness and general loss of interest. Symptoms can range from cognitive to psychological to physical and beyond. Sufferers of depression often times face bouts with apathy, boredom, sadness, hopelessness, agitation, irritability, inability to concentrate,
High on Life: Medical Marijuana Laws and Suicide Suicide rates fall when states legalize medical marijuana, says new study- A University of Colorado economics professor has co-authored a study, just released by the Institute for the Study of Labor in Bonn, Germany that concludes that suicide rates among young males declines markedly after states legalize medical marijuana. Professors
Listen to Professor Markus Leweke Talk About His Research Using Cannabinoids To Treat Neuropsychiatric Disorders Cannabis Compounds Used to Treat Pain, Disease, and Psychiatric Disorders YouTube Description: Prof. Markus Leweke is a medical doctor at the Central Institute of Mental Health in Mannheim, Germany, he’s conducting research on pharmacological treatments for neuropsychiatric disorders, with a focus
Concrete Reasons Why Marijuana is Medicine Five concrete benefits of cannabis as A medicine. The concept of medical cannabis is not new. The ancient physicians prescribed it for pain relief, digestive problems and psychological disorders, among other conditions. Cannabis sativa is the plant from which the dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds are extracted and