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Recent Articles

Gene linked to autism undergoes changes in men’s sperm after pot use

  A specific gene associated with autism appears […]

NICE will not recommend medical cannabis for epilepsy and chronic pain

  The Pharmaceutical Journal Draft guidance says patients with […]

Dear Editor West Australian,

Dear Editor West Australian, Even though ignored by […]

Marijuana as a cure for opioid use? Nation’s top drug scientist says she’s skeptical

(USA Today, March 20) As opioid misuse continues […]

USA: Workplace Weed use a Worry – Funeral Director May Seek Reasonable Accommodation for Off Duty Medical Marijuana Use 

On March 27, 2019, the New Jersey Appellate […]

Children aged NINE are damaged by cannabis: Shocking toll of young patients admitted to hospital with mental disorders

More than 3,400 patients under 19 went to […]

UK: The wards are full of lives wrecked by the evil drug that is cannabis 

Walk on to any mental health ward as […]

Medical marijuana does not exist

Marijuana is not recognized in the medical community […]

The contribution of cannabis use to variation in the incidence of psychotic disorder across Europe: a multicentre case-control study

Findings: Differences in frequency of daily cannabis use and […]

U.N. News – Recreational cannabis poses ‘significant’ health challenges to youth: drugs control body

The UN-backed International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) warned on […]