New Research Analyzes Gender Disparities of Medical Cannabis and Prescription Drug Use

A new study out last month from researchers affiliated with DePaul University and John Hopkins University helped illuminate some notable differences between men and women who are prescribed medical cannabis.  The study, published last month in the Journal of Women’s Health, found that women “are more likely to report decreased…

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The Not Enough Marijuana Research Myth Debunked

We’ve heard countless times politicians and lawmakers use the old excuse, “There’s just not enough research on the matter…” to stifle any attempts of legalization. For the most part, we blindly accept this to be true. “Well – there isn’t enough accepted research on the subject matter, so bleh…” you…

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The DEA Unveils Their New Approach to Cannabis Research – Yay? I Guess?

DEA Unveils “New Approach” to Cannabis – Yay? I Guess? ALL HAIL YOUR GREAT FEDERAL OVERLORDS! The DEA has graced us “unwashed-filth” with an update on their cannabis policies and what not. Essentially – they are going to expand on the amount of licensed facilities that could legally grow cannabis…

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US Government Finally Approves Enough Weed to Make 5 Million Joints for Research

US Government Finally Approves Enough Weed to Make 5 Million Joints for Research It’s been a long time coming. The government has just approved the cultivation of the biggest crop of cannabis for research purposes, as a response to the need for cannabis plants with varying levels of CBD and…

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Scientist Suing the DEA for Delaying Cannabis Research

DEA Sued By Scientists For Delaying Cannabis Research Scientists from the Scottsdale Research Institute (SRI) just slapped the US Drug Enforcement Agency with a lawsuit for delaying their application sent in to grow cannabis for research. The said scientists submitted the cannabis grow application three years ago – but today,…

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If Regulators are Concerned about Public Health – Fast Track All Cannabis Research Now

If Regulators are “Concerned about public health”, Fast-Track all Research Now! We hear regulators and legislators talk about their so called concern for public health. Yet, we still don’t see their concern manifested. Talk is cheap, action is what matters. For every politician that doesn’t want to go ahead and…

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We Need More Research – The Last Cannabis Excuse Exposed

The “Need More Research” Fallacy Exposed The idea that we “need more research” when it comes to cannabis simply isn’t accurate. We have plenty of research on this plant, especially since we’ve been studying it for hundreds, if not thousands of years. Of course, modern medicine requires certain standards when…

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Is The Government Blocking Marijuana Research? You Bet!

Here’s Proof Your Government Is Blocking Marijuana Research We’ve tackled the problems of cannabis research in the United States before, but now there’s new evidence that there are serious issues impeding the progress of research. Hint: POTUS. The government has only allowed one grower of cannabis to produce the pot…

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Cannabis for Parkinson’s Disease has a Breakthrough, but More Research is Needed

Cannabis For Parkinson’s A Breakthrough, But More Research Is Needed Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative condition after Alzheimer’s. Neurodegenerative disorders strip people of dignity, and makes life challenging even for family members. Cannabis has given new hope to patients of Parkinson’s disease and their families. While it’s…

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Military Vets Want More Cannabis Research Says Survey

Military Vets Want More Cannabis Research, Says Survey Military vets who served in the Afghanistan and Iraq wars support cannabis legalization as well as more research into its medicinal benefits, reveals the results of a new survey conducted by the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA). IAVA represents over…

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