Cannabis Research


A study published in Pediatrics examined interdisciplinary provider perspectives on legal medical marijuana use in children with cancer. It found that 92 percent of providers were willing to help children with cancer access medical marijuana. However.. Source: Medical marijuana for children with cancer? What providers think – Scienmag: Latest Science […]

Medical marijuana for children with cancer? What providers think – ...


OBJECTIVE Cannabidiol (CBD) and Δ9-tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV) are nonpsychoactive phytocannabinoids affecting lipid and glucose metabolism in animal models. This study set out to examine the effects of these compounds in patients with type 2 diabetes. Source: Diabetes Care

Diabetes Care





  By Pat Anson, Editor The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has approved a synthetic form of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) – the active ingredient in marijuana that makes people “high” – as a Schedule II controlled substance. The move is the final regulatory hurdle for dronabinol (Syndros), an oral s Source: DEA […]

DEA Gives Final Approval to Synthetic Marijuana Drug