Marijuana Addiction

More and More Seniors Are Binge Drinking - WebMD

Wed, 2019-07-31 09:56
More and More Seniors Are Binge Drinking  WebMD

Among seniors, binges are most common in men and those who use cannabis, researchers found. Experts said the trend is troubling, because older people ...

FDA warn company about illegally marketing CBD products - Medical News Today

Wed, 2019-07-31 08:06
FDA warn company about illegally marketing CBD products  Medical News Today

FDA have issued a letter to Curaleaf, warning the company about misleading the public with 'unsubstantiated claims' concerning the benefits of CBD.

The Economic Hardship Reporting Project amplifies the stories of Ameri - Fast Company

Wed, 2019-07-31 08:00
The Economic Hardship Reporting Project amplifies the stories of Ameri  Fast Company

The Economic Hardship Reporting Project supports writers and photographers who have experienced poverty and difficult circumstances in the U.S.—and ...

Smart Talk: Marijuana's place in health care - PA Post

Wed, 2019-07-31 07:02
Smart Talk: Marijuana's place in health care  PA Post

The possibility of legalizing marijuana has been a hotly debated topic across Pennsylvania. Lt. Gov. John Fetterman traveled the state this year on a listening ...

The New Disorder: Urban Dysfunction Returns: 10 Blocks podcast - City Journal

Wed, 2019-07-31 05:53
The New Disorder: Urban Dysfunction Returns: 10 Blocks podcast  City Journal

Steven Malanga and Rafael Mangual join Seth Barron to discuss concerns that lawlessness is returning to American cities, a theme that Malanga and Mangual ...

With $12.5M grant, Brown to create research center on substance misuse and chronic disease - EurekAlert

Tue, 2019-07-30 11:04
With $12.5M grant, Brown to create research center on substance misuse and chronic disease  EurekAlert

PROVIDENCE, R.I.[Brown University] -- With a new National Institutes of Health grant expected to total $12.5 million over five years, Brown University will ...

Cannabis plant contains powerful inflammation reducing properties - Diabetes.co.uk

Tue, 2019-07-30 09:18
Cannabis plant contains powerful inflammation reducing properties  Diabetes.co.uk

The cannabis plant contains molecules that are 30 times more powerful at reducing inflammation compared to aspirin, researchers have said. The molecules ...

UK Non-Profit Launches Project TWENTY21 To Register 20K Cannabis Patients - Cannabis Industry Journal

Tue, 2019-07-30 04:33
UK Non-Profit Launches Project TWENTY21 To Register 20K Cannabis Patients  Cannabis Industry Journal

Coalition of organizations come together to provide medical cannabis to patients as part of nationwide pilot. Share this: Facebook · LinkedIn · Twitter · Google ...

The Life-Changing Magic of Tripping - The Atlantic

Tue, 2019-07-30 04:00
The Life-Changing Magic of Tripping  The Atlantic

Mark Kleiman, the drug-policy scholar who died last week, thought certain hallucinogens should be legalized.

Panel Examines Youth Vaping 'Epidemic,' Overlooks Real Threats - InsideSources

Mon, 2019-07-29 18:26
Panel Examines Youth Vaping 'Epidemic,' Overlooks Real Threats  InsideSources

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform held two days of hearings last week on “JUUL's Role in the Youth Nicotine Epidemic.” Make no ...

Marijuana legalisation could turbocharge NT via tourism, taxes, and horticulture, economist says - ABC News

Mon, 2019-07-29 15:16
Marijuana legalisation could turbocharge NT via tourism, taxes, and horticulture, economist says  ABC News

The legalisation of marijuana has boosted tourism and created jobs in parts of the United States, and it could do the same in the Northern Territory, an economist ...

Cannabis cantata: Composer reworks Bach on the highs and lows of legalization - CBC.ca

Mon, 2019-07-29 14:34
Cannabis cantata: Composer reworks Bach on the highs and lows of legalization  CBC.ca

A Toronto-based composer and pianist modernized a Bach piece about coffee addition to talk about the Canadian experience of cannabis legalization.

Teens and e-cig addiction: What physicians are saying - Becker's Hospital Review

Mon, 2019-07-29 13:42
Teens and e-cig addiction: What physicians are saying  Becker's Hospital Review

As e-cigarettes have exploded in popularity among teens over the past two years, pediatricians are reporting extreme side effects more commonly associated ...

The Guardian view on the case for legalising drugs: time to be reasonable - The Guardian

Mon, 2019-07-29 11:43
The Guardian view on the case for legalising drugs: time to be reasonable  The Guardian

Editorial: Addiction, trafficking and incarceration cause enormous harm. The UK must learn from the countries that are trying to find solutions.

He admits he once smoked marijuana, now U.S. won’t let him re-enter country - OCRegister

Mon, 2019-07-29 07:00
He admits he once smoked marijuana, now U.S. won’t let him re-enter country  OCRegister

Jose Palomar packed only a small suitcase because he thought his trip to Mexico would be brief. Seeking legal permanent residency, he had no choice but to go ...

He admits he once smoked marijuana, now U.S. won’t let him re-enter country - OCRegister

Mon, 2019-07-29 07:00
He admits he once smoked marijuana, now U.S. won’t let him re-enter country  OCRegister

Jose Palomar packed only a small suitcase because he thought his trip to Mexico would be brief. Seeking legal permanent residency, he had no choice but to go ...

He admits he once smoked marijuana, now U.S. won’t let him re-enter country - OCRegister

Mon, 2019-07-29 07:00
He admits he once smoked marijuana, now U.S. won’t let him re-enter country  OCRegister

Jose Palomar packed only a small suitcase because he thought his trip to Mexico would be brief. Seeking legal permanent residency, he had no choice but to go ...

Is marijuana a depressant? Everything you need to know - Medical News Today

Mon, 2019-07-29 01:00
Is marijuana a depressant? Everything you need to know  Medical News Today

Marijuana can act as a depressant, stimulant, and hallucinogen. Learn more about the effects of each type of drug here. We also cover the risks and side effects.

Why do you think medical cannabis will disrupt the pharma industry? - Health Europa

Mon, 2019-07-29 00:38
Why do you think medical cannabis will disrupt the pharma industry?  Health Europa

Medical cannabis can reach new heights – as long as the researchers and policymakers keep their feet on the ground.

Lawmakers highlight busy Albany session despite anti-vaxx protests - The Riverdale Press

Sat, 2019-07-27 22:05
Lawmakers highlight busy Albany session despite anti-vaxx protests  The Riverdale Press

For state Sen. Alessandra Biaggi, it was her first completed session. For Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, well, he's probably lost count. Yet both lawmakers ...