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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
- 22. March 2015
Science/Human: Cannabis use is associated with a reduced risk of diabetes in patients infected both with HIV and HCV
Diabetes and insulin resistance are frequent in patients who are both infected with the HI virus [HIV] and the hepatitis C virus [HCV]. Researchers from several French institutes found that among 703 patients infected with both viruses those 319 (45%) participants, who reported cannabis use in the 6 months before the first study visit, were less likely to have insulin resistance. With insulin ... more
- USA: Bill on medical cannabis introduced in congress
- Science/Human: THC may safely be used in older persons with dementia
- 08. March 2015
- 22. February 2015
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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