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Is More CBD Better? The Science Behind CBD Dosing for Anxiety and Other Conditions

If a little CBD is good, shouldn’t a lot be better? It turns out the answer is no; CBD’s medicinal efficacy might require a particular dose range.

Study Finds Epilepsy Patients Feel Better After Daily CBD Regimen

Patients consumed CBD daily, dosed to their weight. More reported feeling better at the end of one year.

NASA Scientists Discover Petrified Joint in Outer Space

(Okay, not really. But come on, tell us that's not exactly what this thing looks like.)

NIDA Study Finds Underage Cannabis Use Alters Brain Connectivity

Consumers who began after age 21 exhibited the same connectivity as non-consumers.

Study Finds Alcohol 10 Times More Deadly Than Cannabis on the Road

Researchers found drunk drivers 17.8 times more likely to cause a fatal crash than sober drivers. Cannabis-influenced drivers were 1.65 times more likely.

Maryland Companies to Study Medical Marijuana Vaping

Two companies have formed a partnership to study how well vapor-inhalation devices work for patients.

Watch This: How Your Brain Reacts to Edibles

In this video, a narrator breaks down the ins and outs of what happens to your brain and body when you consume cannabis in edible form.

Why Cannabis and Cryptocurrency Have Yet to Hit It Off

It might seem a match made in heaven: cash-flush industry rejected by banks meets untraceable monetary system. So why is business still done in cash?

Personality Quiz: How Open Are Cannabis Consumers?

Take this personality quiz to learn how open, creative, and curious you are, and learn about how cannabis use correlates with these traits.

Meet the People Who Sent Cannabis Into Space

Herban Planet sent one pound of marijuana into the upper atmosphere, and now the team is working with scientists to see if anything has changed at a molecular level.

THCA Shows Promise for Huntington’s Disease, Study Finds

In animal studies, researchers found the THC precursor reduced inflammation and served as a neuroprotectant.

6 Takeaways From Dr. Ethan Russo’s ‘Cannabis: An Unconventional Solution to the Opioid Crisis’

Earlier this month, internationally renowned neurologist and psychopharmacologist Ethan Russo joined forces with Americans for Safe Access to address the surprising history of cannabis and opioids, highlighting the efficacy of mitigating the problems of opioids with cannabis.

Taking Drugged Driving Seriously: What Does the Science Say?

Recent headlines raised fears about stoned driving. We looked at the data and found a different story.

This Medical Cannabis Researcher Explains How Marijuana Can Combat the Opioid Epidemic

In a new study, researcher Philippe Lucas lays out the variety of roles cannabis could play in fighting the opioid epidemic.

TechCrunch Asks Cannabis Breathalyzer CEO ‘Why Are You Such a Narc?’

During the TechCrunch Disrupt event, Josh Constine asked the CEO of Hound Labs, a startup in the process of creating the first reliable cannabis breathalyzer, "Why are you such a narc?"

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