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Facebook blocks searches for pages that reference marijuana - even those of government agencies

August 08, 2018

By Scott Shackford If you type the word "marijuana" into the search bar at Facebook today, you might b... (more)

Medical marijuana users demand action after repeated computer crashes at dispensaries

August 03, 2018

by Scott Taylor In Maryland, picking up a prescription at a pharmacy is pretty easy for most of us, but a computer system that tracks medical marijuana prescriptions has been c... (more)

'Unique' cannabis compound reverses brain aging in mice

June 26, 2018

What was the experiment, in brief? We treated old mice with a low dose of the active ingredient in cannabis. Learning and memory functions improved dramatically in these animals, a... (more)

Canada to measure marijuana use by testing sewage

May 07, 2018

By Menaka Wilhelm As a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana works its way through the Canadian Parliament, the government is gearing up to track cannabis consum... (more)

Marijuana may help ease nerve pain

August 17, 2017

By Randy Dotinga Marijuana may be slightly effective at reducing chronic nerve pain known as neuropathy. But there's little evidence on whether pot helps treat other types... (more)

Your stoner friend really is a lot more relaxed than you, scientists confirm

August 03, 2017

By Christopher Ingraham You might be surprised to learn that the research to date... (more)

Could medical marijuana be your next employee health benefit?

May 31, 2017

By Solomon Israel The winds of change are blowing through employee benefit plans across Canada, and they smell like weed. Benefits industry insider Mike ... (more)

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