Patients have been extolling the benefits of the green bud for years, but now, medical cannabis has gained support from an unlikely source: the central body in Israel that regulates drug enforcement. Sound too hemp-tacular to be true? The Israel Anti-Drug Authority launched an advertising campaign Sunday praising the use of cannabis
Top oncologists of Bengaluru want to see the current ban on cannabis lifted so they and others can conduct scientific research regarding the plant’s medicinal effectiveness in treating or possibly even curing those stricken with cancer. These same oncologists have vowed to lobby with the Centre with hopes of lifting
A new Senate medical marijuana bill called the the Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States Act was proposed Tuesday; it promises to change the way the federal government classifies and treats the use of medical marijuana. Three Senators, Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand and Rand Paul introduced the bill. It
As the Utah Senate is considering legalizing marijuana for medical usage this week, they heard testimony from DEA Special Agent Matt Fairbanks. Agent Matt is definitely “special”, I’ll say that.
According to a recent article from the Pew Research Center, attitudes about marijuana have undergone a rapid shift in public opinion, paralleled by few other trends in the U.S. Their recent data, along with historical figures from Gallup and the General Social Survey, reveal how views have shifted about the drug
Leaf introduces Dr. William Courtney and Kristen Courtney of Cannabis International; along with the people involved in researching, promoting, regulating and benefiting from raw cannabis.
This video covers several of the major cannabinoids in cannabis – their chemistry and specific medical benefits: THC – Delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol THCA – Tetrahydrocannabinolic Acid THCV – Tetrahydrocannabivarin CBD – Cannabidiol CBN – Cannabinol CBG – Cannabigerol CBC – Cannabichromene Terpenes – http://terpenes.weebly.com/ Video brought to you by SC Laboratories
Dr. Allen, retired cardiac surgeon & cannabinoid research scientist enlightens us about the Endocannabinoid System.