a collection of articles on the most current issues.

30/06/2016

Rates of nonmedical prescription opioid use and opioid use disorder double in 10 years

Published: Thursday 23 June 2016 Almost 10 million […]
29/06/2016

University of Florida study finds teens’ likelihood of trying marijuana peaks at ages 16, 18

The likelihood adolescents will try marijuana rises steadily […]
22/06/2016

Cannabis use during pregnancy may affect brain development in offspring

 (putting new spin on the term ‘THICK as […]
17/06/2016

Marijuana use may reduce dopamine in the brain

Written by Marie EllisPublished: Friday 15 April 2016 […]
14/06/2016

Chronic Methamphetamine Effects on Brain Structure and Function in Rats.

Thanos PK1, Kim R2, Delis F3, Ananth M4, […]
07/06/2016

Fentanyl – The Facts

What is fentanyl?                   Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic […]
03/06/2016

Drugs and guns are anathema – Canberra Times

An excellent article by Ass. Professor Dr Anthea […]
01/06/2016

Cannabis and tolerance: acute drug impairment as a function of cannabis use history

“Executive function, impulse control, attention, psychomotor function and […]
26/05/2016

University of WA scientists found cannabis alters a person’s DNA structure

Cancer risk to kids from cannabis use: University […]
06/05/2016

Legalizing marijuana will increase our opiate epidemic

By Heidi Heilman | March 3, 2016, 14:23 […]
02/05/2016

Narrative review of the safety and efficacy of marijuana for the treatment of commonly state-approved medical and psychiatric disorders

•          Katherine A Belendiuk,•          Lisa L Baldini and•          […]
20/04/2016

Cannabis liberalization and adolescent cannabis use: a cross-national study in 38 countries

Shi, Yuyan and Lenzi, Michela and An, Ruopeng […]
19/04/2016

Cannabis: scientists call for action amid mental health concerns

The warning from scientists in the UK, US, […]
07/04/2016

Alcohol, Methamphetamine, and Marijuana Exposure Have Distinct Effects on the Human Placenta

Carter RC1, Wainwright H2, Molteno CD3, Georgieff MK4, […]
05/04/2016

Medical Marijuana: Review of the Science and Implications for Developmental Behavioral Pediatric Practice

Scott E. Hadland, MD, MPH,1,2 John R. Knight, […]
01/04/2016

Opioid Abuse in Chronic Pain — Misconceptions and Mitigation Strategies

Whilst OTC opioid issue in this article refers […]
16/03/2016

Latest Letter of Concern from the American Epilepsy Society March 2016 regarding ‘Medical Marijuana’ in its current form/use

Despite the pressure of anecdotal evidence prevalent in […]
03/03/2016

Pro-cannabis activists push again in Florida – But Science pushes back!

Why is whole plant marijuana not approved? Concerns […]
02/02/2016

Public health researchers look at rise in marijuana-related hospitalizations

From the January ACP Hospitalist, copyright © 2016 […]
20/01/2016

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania…

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have now […]
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