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Jan 14

Study: Student Drug Testing Programs Don’t Work

The imposition of student drug testing programs is not effective in limiting students’ consumption of controlled substances, according to survey data published in the January edition of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Investigators from Israel and the United States assessed whether students’ awareness of drug testing programs in their school was associated …

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Dec 23

Heavy marijuana use causes poor memory and abnormal brain structure, study

Weighty marijuana use triggers very poor memory and abnormal brain structure, examine … Daily cannabis use has a measurable impact on the mind, a new study finds. Picture by Dean J. Koepfler/Tacoma Information Tribune/MCT via Getty Pictures. Youngsters who smoked marijuana day-to-day for three a long time performed poorly on memory jobs and showed&nbsp… Read …

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Dec 17

Study: Cannabidiol Holds Promise For Treating Psychosis

Cananbidiol (CBD), a non-psychotropic cannabinoid, alleviates psychotic symptoms and may hold promise as an alternative antipsychotic treatment, according to a review published in the November issue of the journal Neuropsychopharmacology. Investigators in the Netherlands and in the United Kingdom reviewed preclinical and clinical data on the use of CBD as an antipsychotic agent. Authors reported …

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Nov 08

Study: Most Medi-Pot Patients Prefer The Plant Over Pills

The results of a first-of-its-kind worldwide survey of nearly 1,000 medicinal cannabis consumers shows that most patients prefer their medicine in the way that nature, not Big Pharma, intended it to be. Investigators from Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United States conducted a web-based survey consisting of 21 structured questions to assess patients’ perceptions …

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Oct 17

Is This Chemical a Cure For Marijuana Addiction?

Is This Chemical a Remedy For Marijuana Dependancy? Schwarcz, doing work with scientists at NIDA (which is one particular of the couple of facilities in the region that can get and use THC in a pure sort) and Jack Bergman's lab at Harvard (which research the results of THC and other drugs on animals), blended …

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