A new US study has released results looking into why active individuals take cannabis, and how they say it enhances physical activity as well as recovery.
A new study has revealed that women who smoke cannabis during pregnancy are more likely have to children who suffer from anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
A new study named ‘Pilot pharmacokinetic study of CBD treatment in healthy dogs’ has been completed by a New Zealand company in how cannabis can effect dogs.
Australian cannabis company AusCann (ASX: AC8) has announced today of an upcoming trial of cannabinoid treatments to help with spinal cord injuries.
Australian cannabis company Little Green Pharma has partnered with Southern Cross University in a research study looking at cannabis to treat fibromyalgia syndrome.
A new study has revealed that cannabis is effective in treating endometriosis, a painful condition in which women can experience stomach pain, back pain, period pain and infertility.
Despite opinions of opponents, a new study has found that cannabis use is not associated with an increase in mental health problems and in fact the suicide rate in older males actually declined.
New data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) in the US has revealed that the number of teenagers using cannabis did not actually increased as more states legalisation the substance.
A US study published in a ‘Frontiers in Psychiatry’ journal has revealed that certain medicinal cannabis products can help with depression and improve people’s quality of life.
UNSW Sydney is undergoing a study, which is part of a larger project, into the use, practices of cannabis and opinions after the drug was legalised in the Australian Capital Territory back in January 2020.
New research from the University of Sydney has been done to discover the ways in which cannabis may help to treat those suffering from epilepsy, using the acidic cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant.
At least 18 states in the United Sates have now legalised cannabis and a recent study has revealed that cannabis usage has remained the same after the change.
A study from the Netherlands and the United States has revealed that 95% of participants who have a rare skin condition called Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), found improvements after using cannabis topicals.
A trial by Southern Cross University has begun, investigating if a low-dose botanical CBD soft gel will help people in getting better sleep. The trial will start with 18-65 year olds who have trouble sleeping.
Mater, a non-profit organisation is starting a new clinical trial that will test the use of cannabis for advanced cancer patients. The trial will look at using cannabis oil against a placebo to see if quality of life can be improved in patients.
What exactly is the Cannabis Entourage Effect, and how is Australian research and how this research could decide how the entourage effect can be used in pharmacies.
Dr Meghan Thomas explains why new research for medicinal cannabis is so important, what her role is with the medicinal cannabis industry and future research studies in development.
Australia’s Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is set to research the effectiveness, dosages and side-effects related to THC and CBD in kids with cancer, after being given almost $700,000.
The latest budget from the Australian Federal Government contains $1.5 million for a trial looking in to personalised medicinal cannabis dosing in cancer patients.
after obtaining $1.5 million in from federal government funding, a young researcher will lead the trial of 176 South Australian advanced cancer patients, and how medicinal cannabis can help.
Neurotech International Limited (ASX:NTI) is opening a clinical study trial in 20 children aged between 5-17 years, who have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
How much evidence do we really have on the benefits of using cannabis to treat chronic pain and other physical ailments? NDARC director Michael Farrell discusses this with host Norman Swan on ABC Radio’s National Health Report.
If you always thought cannabis users were rather lazy, ‘stoner’ types, you may be proved wrong in this new study, showing a potential relationship between cannabis use and increased exercise.
Listen to this audio clip of pain experts discussing whether medical cannabis is really that effective. A study published in the Australian Medical Journal found it is no more effective than a placebo for those who have who acute lower back pain.
New research from the Lambert Initiative has discovered a ‘window of impairment’ of 3 to 10 hours from using cannabis, caused by tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in the drug. These findings could have implications on drug-driving laws.
The research, published in Neuroscience & Behavioural Reviews, has examined 80 scientific studies, performed over the past 20 years, on how THC (the psychoactive part of cannabis) effects your driving performance.
Does smoking cannabis make you psychotic? This article looks at a person’s genes, how old they are, how much THC is being ingested and what it is you are smoking. These factors could determine the risks.
New research from the Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics at the University of Sydney, has revealed how long cannabis impairment should take to subside and when it could be safe for users to drive.
A German study which has researched how cannabis is used for treatment in a medical setting has advised that rules and clear guidelines need to be set out, to create a legal framework that fully states the facts.
Prof. Raphael Mechoulam was the first scientist to isolate and synthesize the active psychoactive components in cannabis. Today, he has more plans to develop medical cannabis treatments using cannabis acids.