Research Shows Chronic Pain Patients See Sustained Improvement With Cannabis Use

Chronic pain patients who used cannabis saw sustained improvement in their condition over time, according to the results of a recently released study. An abstract of the research, “No pain, all gain? Interim analyses from a longitudinal, observational study examining the impact of medical cannabis treatment on chronic pain and…

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Study Shows Alcohol Impacts Cortical Thickness in Young Adults, Cannabis Does Not

A new study refutes what many claim is a danger of legal cannabis, as the findings showed that, while alcohol can have an impact on cortical thickness in younger users, cannabis does not.  The study, titled “The effects of alcohol and cannabis use on the cortical thickness of cognitive control…

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Study Shows Cannabinoids May Help With Pathological Tremors

A new study from the Department of Neuroscience at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen, published in Nature Neuroscience and titled “Spinal astroglial cannabinoid receptors control pathological tremor,” shows how cannabis could help those who suffer from pathological tremors.  According to the study, cannabinoids…

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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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