“Six years after retail marijuana was legalized in Colorado it is apparent that progress has occurred quicker in the marijuana industry than in science,” health officials wrote.
The guidance swings open the door to hemp grown for research.
A survey of Hash Bash attendees demonstrates that even enthusiasts have a lot of misconceptions about cannabis and health.
How can public health campaigns curb cannabis-impaired driving? A new report finds that the best campaigns “lead with feelings and follow with facts.”
Researchers at Texas A&M University are working on a handheld spectrometer that could provide a cannabis crop’s THC content.
While “pot for pets” has gained popularity in recent years, the US Food and Drug Administration has yet to approve CBD-based drugs for animals.
In states with legal adult use, the age has been set at twenty-one. In Canada, it’s eighteen. New research suggests it’s “optimal” somewhere in the middle.
Canopy Growth, Curaleaf, Tilray, and Cronos—all announced research partnerships with universities across the world. And such relationships can be delicate.
A University of Miami epidemiologist shares early findings on COVID-19 and cannabis with Cannabis Wire.
The exact cause of the serious, sometimes fatal vaping-related lung injuries remains unclear.
In 2016, the US Drug Enforcement Administration said it would, for the first time, open applications for those hoping to become federally-licensed cannabis researchers. The details came four years later.
Cannabis Wire spoke with the CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health about the emerging cannabis industry and its workers.
Research from Penn State looks at Denver, Colorado and suggests that legalization is, at worst, neutral, but likely positive for hospitality.
In a Q&A, the founder of one of the companies hoping for a federal license to supply researchers shares the frustrations of the process.
“I think the increases are mainly driven by boomers who use weed aging into the 65 and older age bracket,” the study’s senior author told Cannabis Wire.
Among the more than thirty applicants with the Drug Enforcement Administration are big names, from Canopy Growth to Battelle.