Marijuana Addiction

Understanding Nicotine, Stigma, and Public Health's Use of Scare Tactics - InsideSources

Thu, 2019-08-08 06:59
Understanding Nicotine, Stigma, and Public Health's Use of Scare Tactics  InsideSources

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is responsible for the regulation of tobacco and nicotine products. As a part of its purview of enforcement, the FDA.

Canadian pot company Tilray ships CBD to US for clinical trials on alcohol and PTSD - CNBC

Thu, 2019-08-08 06:00
Canadian pot company Tilray ships CBD to US for clinical trials on alcohol and PTSD  CNBC

Tilray has begun shipping CBD to researchers at New York University to study alcohol and post-traumatic stress disorders, the Canadian pot company ...

Is weed safe for pregnant women? This study seeks answers, but is drawing critics - USA TODAY

Wed, 2019-08-07 15:10
Is weed safe for pregnant women? This study seeks answers, but is drawing critics  USA TODAY

Recent reports have shown that the number of pregnant women who use pot have doubled – but is it actually safe?

Thailand produces 1st batch of cannabis oil, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Wed, 2019-08-07 15:00
Thailand produces 1st batch of cannabis oil, SE Asia News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

Thailand's state-owned drug-maker presented its first batch of cannabis oil to the Health Ministry yesterday as the country readied public hospitals to prescribe ...

Couple inspires with before-and-after transformation since battling addiction - GMA

Wed, 2019-08-07 14:06
Couple inspires with before-and-after transformation since battling addiction  GMA

A Tennessee couple is spreading a message of hope with photos before and after kicking their drug habits.

FSD Pharma continues on path to build the world"s largest hydroponic indoor cannabis production and processing facility - Proactive Investors USA & Canada

Wed, 2019-08-07 13:58
FSD Pharma continues on path to build the world"s largest hydroponic indoor cannabis production and processing facility  Proactive Investors USA & Canada

The firm has had a busy 2019, as it continues its rapid expansion at its facility, while also pushing forward its research and development platform.

We Need to Stop Demonising People Struggling with Addiction - HeadStuff.org

Wed, 2019-08-07 13:10
We Need to Stop Demonising People Struggling with Addiction  HeadStuff.org

Have outdated lies surrounding drug use continued to stigmatise people struggling with addiction in our societies? Kate Harveston looks at the War on Drugs.

Luxembourg to be first European country to legalise cannabis - The Guardian

Wed, 2019-08-07 11:12
Luxembourg to be first European country to legalise cannabis  The Guardian

Luxembourg has called on its EU neighbours to relax their drug laws as its health minister confirmed plans to become the first European country to legalise ...

Tej Pratap Yadav is addicted to drugs, used to dress up like god, goddesses, says wife - India Today

Wed, 2019-08-07 03:11
Tej Pratap Yadav is addicted to drugs, used to dress up like god, goddesses, says wife  India Today

In a startling revelation, wife of former Bihar health minister Tej Pratap Yadav has filed a reply in court, in connection to their divorce case accusing Pratap of ...

Study examines cannabis' effects on brain neurochemistry - Medical Xpress

Wed, 2019-08-07 01:55
Study examines cannabis' effects on brain neurochemistry  Medical Xpress

A new Addiction Biology study provides the first evidence of a blunted response to stress-induced dopamine signaling in the brain's prefrontal cortex in ...

Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics - NBCNews.com

Wed, 2019-08-07 01:00
Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics  NBCNews.com

Pregnancy started out rough for Leslie Siu. Morning sickness and migraines had her reeling and barely able to function at a demanding New York marketing job, ...

Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics - Medical Xpress

Wed, 2019-08-07 01:00
Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics  Medical Xpress

Pregnancy started out rough for Leslie Siu. Morning sickness and migraines had her reeling and barely able to function at a demanding New York marketing job, ...

Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics - Associated Press

Wed, 2019-08-07 01:00
Is pot safe when pregnant? Study seeks answer, draws critics  Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Pregnancy started out rough for Leslie Siu. Morning sickness and migraines had her reeling and barely able to function at a demanding New ...

On the frontlines of opioid addiction in Atlantic Canada - The Telegram

Wed, 2019-08-07 01:00
On the frontlines of opioid addiction in Atlantic Canada  The Telegram

There are many challenges in addressing the opioid crisis in Atlantic Canada. Some of the most common concerns among those who are working on the ...

Cannabis' effects on brain neurochemistry - Science Daily

Wed, 2019-08-07 01:00
Cannabis' effects on brain neurochemistry  Science Daily

A new study provides the first evidence of a blunted response to stress-induced dopamine signaling in the brain's prefrontal cortex in individuals at high risk for ...

Study examines cannabis' effects on brain neurochemistry - EurekAlert

Wed, 2019-08-07 01:00
Study examines cannabis' effects on brain neurochemistry  EurekAlert

A new Addiction Biology study provides the first evidence of a blunted response to stress-induced dopamine signaling in the brain's prefrontal cortex in ...

There’s a ‘Wealth Gap’ in the CBD Industry. Can it be Fixed? - Rewire.org

Tue, 2019-08-06 16:50
There’s a ‘Wealth Gap’ in the CBD Industry. Can it be Fixed?  Rewire.org

Some people who rely on CBD for daily relief struggle to afford it. There's a wealth gap in the CBD industry and right now, not much incentive to fix it.

War and drugs: Together since forever - Knowable Magazine

Tue, 2019-08-06 15:11
War and drugs: Together since forever  Knowable Magazine

Alcohol-drenched medieval battlefields. Opium-laced imperialism. Modern-day narco-terrorism. There's a lot of history between armed conflict and psychoactive ...

PreveCeutical grants Asterion Cannabis option to purchase 51% interest in Sol-Gel intellectual property - Proactive Investors USA & Canada

Tue, 2019-08-06 13:50
PreveCeutical grants Asterion Cannabis option to purchase 51% interest in Sol-Gel intellectual property  Proactive Investors USA & Canada

The firm's sustained-release Sol-Gel (soluble gel) program allows for the nasal delivery of medical compounds, including cannabinoids like CBD.

PreveCeutical grants Asterion Cannabis option to purchase 51% interest in Sol-Gel intellectual property - Proactive Investors USA & Canada

Tue, 2019-08-06 13:50
PreveCeutical grants Asterion Cannabis option to purchase 51% interest in Sol-Gel intellectual property  Proactive Investors USA & Canada

The firm's sustained-release Sol-Gel (soluble gel) program allows for the nasal delivery of medical compounds, including cannabinoids like CBD.