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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
- 26. July 2015
Science/Human: Cannabis use improved the treatment outcome in patients, who were treated for opioid dependence
The severity of opioid withdrawal was reduced by THC (dronabinol) and patients using cannabis had better treatment outcomes. This is the result of a study with 60 opioid dependent patients conducted by scientists of Columbia University in New York. Participants were randomized to receive THC 30mg daily (n=40) or placebo (n=20), under double-blind conditions, while they underwent detoxification in ... more
- USA: Retirees increasingly move to states, where the medical use of cannabis is legal
- 12. July 2015
- 28. June 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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