Cannabis Doesn’t Cause Changes In Brain Structure Says 2 New Studies

Cannabis Doesn’t Cause Changes In Brain Structure Says 2 New Studies Having a better understanding of how cannabis works in the brain and affects it is fundamental to learning how to use it more efficiently. However, some people (and even medical professionals) argue that cannabis changes the structure of the…

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Cannabis Use Doesn’t Motivate Bad Behavior In Teens Says New Study

Cannabis Use Doesn’t Motivate Bad Behavior In Teens, Says New Study Parents all over the country might be freaking out as legalization spreads throughout the United States, especially for recreational purposes. We can’t blame them – after all, decades of cannabis prohibition combined with the fact that alcohol is so…

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Airport ‘amnesty boxes’ for weed? Denver International Airport doesn’t see the need

Published: Feb 26, 2018, 4:07 pm • Updated: Feb 26, 2018, 6:46 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Travelers departing Denver International Airport have received the message “loud and clear” that they’re not supposed to fly with marijuana, airport officials say. The incidents of Transportation Security Administration officials discovering…

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World Health Organization: Initial review of CBD doesn’t warrant scheduling

Published: Dec 13, 2017, 10:08 am • Updated: Dec 13, 2017, 10:20 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff CBD, for now, should not be subject to international drug scheduling, a World Health Organization committee determined in an initial review of the cannabis compound. WHO’s Expert Committee on Drug Dependence…

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Why Exposure to Cannabis Advertisement Doesn’t Increase Youth Usage

Exposure to Cannabis Advertisement Doesn’t Increase Youth Usage Platforms like Facebook, Google and all the other tech giants don’t allow people to advertise cannabis related content (technically). Similarly, organizations like the FCC also want to limit the exposure of cannabis related ads on television. Why you may ask? Because according…

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Why The FDA Doesn’t Want You Saying Cannabis Cures Cancer

FDA Smokes Out On Companies Touting Cannabis’ Cancer-Curing Properties The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearly thinks that cannabis’ cancer-curing properties is fake news. This week, the FDA sent a message to companies who manufacture and sell cannabis products claiming that it can “prevent, diagnose, treat, or cure cancer”. Four…

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Why “THINK ABOUT THE CHILDREN” argument doesn’t Justify Cannabis Prohibition

Why “THINK ABOUT THE CHILDREN” argument doesn’t Justify Cannabis Prohibition Over the years I have grilled my fair share of anti-cannabis proponents on why they don’t support legal cannabis. Personally, if you don’t smoke cannabis that is more than okay with me, however, it stops being ‘okay’ the moment you…

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