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Frequently asked questionsCannabis Strains: Do Cannabis Strains Differ?
By Dr. Ethan Russo
Cannabis consumers have always maintained that different types (strains, or chemical varieties, chemovars) produce distinct effects, whether this be with respect to their psychoactivity or to their therapeutic attributes. Strains are often ... more
- 01. May 2016
Canada: The government intends to legalize cannabis in 2017
Canada's Liberal government will introduce a law in spring 2017 to legalize recreational cannabis, it said on 20 April, fulfilling an election pledge. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised during last year's election campaign that his Liberals would legalize recreational cannabis, but the time frame has been unclear. Trudeau has previously admitted to smoking cannabis a few times in his ... more
- 19. April 2016
- 17. April 2016
- Australia: Victoria has become the first state to legalise the medicinal use of cannabis
- Germany: Federal Administrative Court forces the Federal Health Ministry to allow cultivation of cannabis for personal medicinal use
- USA: Pennsylvania will legalise the medical use of cannabis
- Science/Human: Cannabis use was associated with a reduced early death after heart attack
Cannabinoid Conference 2015, a joint meeting of the IACM and the European Workshop on Cannabinoids on 17-19 September 2015 in Sestri Levante, Italy.
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