Among a total of 1,213 participants, marijuana users had a higher risk of dying from hypertension, according to the findings published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.
The grass may be getting greener, this side
Marijuana is going on sale at 16 pharmacies in Uruguay, the final step in applying a 2013 law that made the South American nation the first to legalise a pot market covering the entire chain from plants to purchase.
Cannabidiol, which is found in marijuana plants, reduces the number of convulsive seizures in children with a severe and often fatal epilepsy disorder.
Researchers have demonstrated that long-term marijuana use disrupts the natural reward circuitry of the brain.
The second youngest Prime Minister in Canada plans to bring regulations which would help in ‘protecting’ young people from marijuana.
During peer rejection, young adult marijuana users reduced activation in the insula, a brain region usually active during social rejection, which may reflect the impaired processing of social information in marijuana users.
Like any drug, marijuana has potential benefits and potential risks. It is important for people to be aware that using medical marijuana can also have adverse effects.
Colombia’s government plans to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for medicinal and scientific purposes
A look at six countries where Marijuana is legal.
Delhi police on Monday recovered a huge haul of 449 kilograms of marijuana from a truck on GT Karnal Road and arrested one person in connection with it.
Prosecutors say he grew nearly 10,000 pot plants in Trinity Alps Wilderness in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.
Aditya Barthakur says the ban is not backed by scientific evidence, lists several health benefits in petition.
Here’s a look at the status of marijuana laws in some countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. ARGENTINA: Personal possession of marijuana was decriminalised under a 2009 Supreme Court ruling that jail time for small amounts of drugs violates Argentina’s constitution. Although the ruling only referred to pot, in practice it extended to most […]
A Chilean municipality planted the country’s first medical marijuana on Wednesday as part of a pilot program.