The National Library of Medicine Shows an Exponential Increase in Marijuana Research

According to records from the #National #Library of #Medicine between years 1990 and 1999 researchers published an estimated 3000 #papers on #cannabis. By contrast, since 2010, more than 23,000 peer-reviewed papers have been published. This overwhelming #increase in research is due to the newfound interest in the #therapeutic properties of…

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Study Shows Cannabis is Useful for Long-Term Pain Management

A recent study taking place in Israel looked at how effective medical cannabis can be at treating chronic pain, with an emphasis on long-term pain management use.  The study, originally published in The European Journal of Pain and conducted by researchers with University of Haifa, looked at patients over the…

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Study Shows Cannabis is Becoming a Less Divisive Issue in the U.S.

If there’s one thing all Americans can agree on right now, it’s how divided we are on most of the major issues in the nation. However, despite this significant divide, there is another thing that both sides can apparently agree on: cannabis.  While it’s still clear that a democratic presidential…

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Study of Canadian Workers Shows No Link Between Cannabis Use And Workplace Injury

Workers in Canada who have toked up recently don’t appear to have faced any greater risk of a workplace injury than those who abstained, according to a new study out this week, suggesting that cannabis use isn’t necessarily linked to sloppiness on the job. Researchers from the University of Toronto…

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Best New Horror Shows to Bake and Binge to This Halloween Season

I know many folks like to binge classic horror-flicks for Halloweed, but there have been some spectacular horror series and movies released lately that if you haven’t seen the ones on this list – you definitely should check it out. If I’m missing any new releases that is worth a…

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Report Shows Almost Half of Cannabis Users are Over 40

A new study reveals that almost half of those who currently use cannabis in North America are over 40, a surprising number given the narrative that most cannabis users are in younger demographics. This insight came alongside many other interesting data points about the industry.  This information comes from Akerna,…

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Study Shows Teen Tobacco and Cannabis Vaping Follow Similar Pattern

A new study reveals that there are similarities between nicotine and cannabis vaping use in teens and young adults, and that they are mostly used at the same rate. Many reported using both substances, and those who reported vaping nicotine at a younger age also reported to have used cannabis. …

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FBI Data Shows Pot Arrests Decline But Still Outnumber Busts For Violent Crimes

New data released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Thursday shows that arrests for marijuana offenses declined for the first time in four years in 2019, but still exceeded the number of arrests for all violent crimes combined. The data, as recorded by the national Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR)…

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Government Study Released on Vape-Related Illnesses Shows Why Marijuana Regulation is Working

Remember way back to milder times – 2019 – where a bunch of people started dying suddenly from vaping related illnesses? Oh that’s right, you probably forgot due to all the shitfuckery that’s been going on of late. That’s okay – I did too. But it turns out, that the…

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