Unlike long-term opioid use, frequent cannabis use does not increase sensitivity to pain.
Staphylococcal enterotoxin, a bacterial toxin implicated in some ARDS cases, can be prevented by treatment with the cannabis compound THC. Findings also suggest a potential role for using cannabinoids to treat ARDS caused by COVID-19.
High school aged girls who use marijuana experience a greater impact on their working memory and academic success than their male peers.
Examining the brains of frequent cannabis users, researchers have identified a pattern of connectivity related to craving the substance. The findings add weight to the idea that brain regions do not work in isolation, but via the connectivity of multip…
Multiple sclerosis patients are nine times more likely to discuss the use of alternative medicines, including cannabis, with their neurologists as treatment options than they were in 2001. 81% of MS patients report the use of dietary supplements to hel…
High-potency marijuana boosts the blood level of THC more than 50% more than smoking lower-potency cannabis, but it doesn’t necessarily make you higher or impair cognition more, a new study reports.
Researchers also found preliminary evidence that ovarian hormones may modulate the differential response in women and may be related to different levels of estrogen.
Many cannabis users don’t know how much THC or CBD is considered an effective dose.
One-third of subjects who started using cannabis frequently before age 18 were more likely to report insomnia and short sleep duration as adults.