New Study Links Pot to Weight Loss

A new study from researchers based at San Diego State University and Cornell University is linking marijuana use to weight loss.The academics looked at the weight of populations in states that have legalize...
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Feds Say Pot is Illegal, but Using Pesticide on it is Not?

A new study raises concerns about state and federal laws regarding harmful pesticide use in the production of marijuana.The analysis by the nonprofit group Beyond Pesticides says that six medical- or recrea...
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Secondhand Marijuana Smoke is Bad For You, Study Says

Break out those vaporizers.Because a study from the University of California, San Francisco presented at the American Heart Association's Annual Scientific Sessions this weekend concludes that breathing in ...

Colorado Officials Want to Censor Edibles

Remember that nonexistent problem of children mistaking edibles for candy and sweets we told you about?Apparently it's such a scourge that Colorado state health officials want to have "pre-market approval" ...
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Model of Western Medicine: Why Isn’t the Endocannabinoid System Taught in Medical School?

As we recently reported, in 1988, Allyn Howlett and William Devane where the two scientists responsible for characterizing the reality of a cannabinoid receptor in the brain of a laboratory rat.And in 1990,...

1 in 20 Californians Have Used Medical Marijuana

In what is being hailed as a landmark study, researchers looked at statewide medical marijuana use in 2012 and concluded that 1 in 20 Californians have tried it.The study, "Prevalence of medical marijuana u...

Pot Smoking Couples See Less Domestic Violence

The irie, peaceful vibes you get from a good bowl full after work are no joke.The University at Buffalo School of Public Health, part of the State University of New York system, this week revealed the resul...