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Oregon Researchers Find More College Students Consuming Cannabis Since Legalization

Researchers at Oregon State University have found that university students are consuming more cannabis since legalization commenced two years ago.

What Is a ‘Weed Hangover’ and Why Does It Happen?

Learn more about the “weed hangover,” including studies on the topic, the symptoms associated with it, and how to alleviate the effects of one.

16 Years Later: What Happened After Portugal Decriminalized Drugs in 2001?

Portugal’s drug decriminalization has been in effect since 2001, so we looked at the stats to see what impact it’s had on their society.

Cannabis Study: How THC Affects Learning and Memory at Different Ages

A 2017 study looked at the impact of THC on memory in young vs. older mice. Learn more about the findings and what it could mean for future research.

Mixing Cannabis and Tobacco Could Hurt Heart Health, Improve Memory

A new research study from University College London is the first to examine how cannabis and tobacco interact together when mixed.

Cannabis Use in Australia Has Dropped Significantly. Why?

Data showing widespread declines in cannabis use among Australians seem solid, but the underlying reasons for the decline are harder to pin down.

Warrior Ethos: Colorado’s Battle to Allow Cannabis for PTSD

After an incident in an Army commissary, veteran Matthew Kahl is fighting to expand cannabis access to help others find relief from PTSD.

DEA Chief Repeats Claim That ‘Marijuana Is Not Medicine’

“Marijuana is not medicine," according to Chuck Rosenberg, the DEA’s acting chief, who made the comment Thursday during a speech at the Cleveland Clinic.

Cannabis Pharmaceutical Epidiolex Aids Children With Epilepsy, Study Finds

A medicine made from cannabis but that does not get you high reduced seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy, according to a new study.

How Many Prescriptions Are Replaced by Cannabis? Canada Study Explores an Answer

Find recent survey data from patients enrolled in Canada’s MMPR program to see how many replaced their prescription drugs with medical cannabis.

Rick Doblin of MAPS Talks Medical Cannabis Trials and a Possible Legalization Timeline

We caught up with Rick Doblin to discuss MAPS-funded medical cannabis clinical trials and his thoughts on the end of federal prohibition.

Why Women Are Twice as Likely to Suffer From Insomnia

Hormonal shifts, aging and anxiety are among the culprits. But cannabis may offer relief.

How Canadian Licensed Producers Are Driving Medical Marijuana Research

Learn about how licensed producers across Canada are helping drive some of the first large-scale clinical trials on the benefits of medical cannabis.

The Fate of Victoria’s First Legal Cannabis Crop

Victoria, Australia’s first state to legalize medical cannabis, harvested its first crop last year. Here's where it's headed.

Argentina Legalizes Medical Cannabis, Creates Research Program With Free Access

The legislation legalizes cannabis oil and other marijuana derivatives for medicinal purposes and creates a research program for free patient access.

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