Take an in-depth look at the effects, culture, and science behind the popular drug marijuana.
February 29, 2016Andrew Bohan
YouTube Description: WEED- The Truth About Marijuana, Cannabis Scientific Research Documentary
December 16, 2015Chris Nazarenus
Smoking marijuana helps patients give up opiates such as heroin, a new study has found. Researchers at Columbia University assessed the use of cannabinoids versus a placebo in opioid-dependent subjects undergoing in-patient detoxification and outpatient treatment with naltrexone, an opiate receptor antagonist. The opioid-dependent subjects undergoing outpatient treatment who used cannabis were ...
December 2, 2015Chris Nazarenus
Croatia has become the first Balkan country to allow patients to legally buy and use marijuana products to treat serious illnesses. The purchase and use of marijuana for medical purposes became legal in Croatia on October 15, 2015 as the country became the first Balkan state to join the global trend ...
October 19, 2015Daily Dose
For those suffering from neuropathic pain, it appears that treatments from the farm may be more effective than the pharmacy. A 2013 study published in The Journal of Pain analyzed the the capacity of vaporized cannabis to treat neuropathic pain. In Low-dose vaporized cannabis significantly improves neuropathic pain, researchers conducted a ...
September 24, 2015Meghan Ridley
Cannabinoid Receptors Play Important Role In Stopping Organ Rejection THC may delay organ rejection in transplant patients- A University of South Carolina School of Medicine study has displayed signs of Tetrahydrocannabinol’s (THC) capacity to delay the rejection of incompatible organs during transplant. "We are excited to demonstrate for the first time that cannabinoid receptors ...
September 8, 2015Meghan Ridley
Autism A neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by social impairment, communication difficulty, repetitive and restricted behaviors. The autism spectrum covers a wide range of verbal and non-verbal communication. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, ...
August 3, 2015Daily Dose
Tourette Syndrome is a neurological condition characterized by uncontrollable body movements that are often repetitive in nature and referred to as "tics." This can include blinking, twitching, shoulder shrugging, etc. The condition can also involve repeated and compulsive sounds, oftentimes characterized by offensive language and/or profane speech. Some scientific studies ...
July 29, 2015Daily Dose
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Asthma is a condition where airways narrow and swell, and produce extra mucus. This can make breathing very difficult and trigger coughing, wheezing and shortness of breath. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease which causes constriction of the bronchial tubes, resulting in chest pain and difficulty breathing. Scientific evidence shows ...
July 8, 2015Daily Dose