Articles tagged with "depression"
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Science chat: Dissecting the new study on cannabis abuse and depressionDavid Downs - Published on July 14, 2023Read more
Correlation is not causation. And detection bias is real.
How cannabis interacts with different antidepressantsJeremy Kossen - Published on June 23, 2022Read more
Wondering if you can smoke or consume weed on antidepressants? Explore potential risks and drug interactions between marijuana and different antidepressants.
4 mental health tips for weed loversJanessa Bailey - Published on May 3, 2022Read more
Need a little TLC for your mental health? Here are four mental health tips for weed lovers to help you through the ups and downs.
Does cannabis help or worsen depression?Emma Stone - Published on March 3, 2022Read more
Many people use cannabis to ease symptoms of depression, but there haven’t been any clinical studies done that examine whether or not it actually can treat the condition.
Would psychedelic therapy work without tripping?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on November 2, 2021Read more
When psychedelic medicine is effective, is it pure chemistry—or is the experience of the trip essential?
Is weed gay?: Cannabis and queer healthC. Merten - Published on June 8, 2021Read more
Queer health and weed go hand in hand. Cannabis plays a significant role in the health and wellness of the LGBTQIA+ community.
How cannabis helped me cope with griefEmma Stone - Published on August 28, 2019Read more
There’s a fine line between using cannabis as an aid and using it as a crutch to overcome an emotional experience. Read our first-person account on how the plant can help with grief.
Why More College Students Are Calming Anxiety With Medical CannabisStacy Pershall - Published on July 24, 2018Read more
One in four college students take antidepressants or mood stabilizers, and many are finding relief with medical cannabis. But their therapists remain wary.
Cannabis and Mental Health: It’s ComplicatedElianna Lev - Published on December 20, 2017Read more
Are those with mental illness using cannabis to help with symptoms, or does cannabis use cause and exacerbate those symptoms? How do substance-abuse issues figure in? Elianna Lev investigates.
NFL Players Union to Propose Easing Penalties for CannabisGage Peake - Published on January 25, 2017Read more
The NFL Players Association is putting together a proposal to adopt a “less punitive” approach to cannabis, but details are still fuzzy.