Cannabinoid Research

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EDITORIAL: HIGH TIME FOR ADVANCING MARIJUANA RESEARCH

NORTHBUD, September 18 2018

The following editorial was originally published in the Nature Neuroscience Journal in April, 2014. This is an older article, but one that deserves special attention. The editorial calls for making cannabis research a greater priority, given regulatory changes which will make cannabis use more common. According to the article, cannabis legalization...

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EXPERT PANEL: CANNABIS AND THE OPIOID CRISIS

NORTHBUD, September 13 2018

On February 9, 2018, the Center for the Study of Cannabis at the University of California, Irvine convened a workshop entitled Cannabis and the opioid crisis: a multidisciplinary view. The workshop was held at the Beckmann Center of the National Academy of Sciences in Irvine, California.

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RESEARCH REVIEW: CBD AND ANXIETY DISORDERS

NORTHBUD, September 9 2018

September, 2015. Researchers at New York University School of Medicine and the Instituto de Neurociencias de Alicante in Spain studied existing research on CBD’s potential as a treatment for anxiety-related disorders. By assessing evidence from preclinical, human experimental, clinical, and epidemiological studies, they concluded that “CBD has cons...

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