Cannabis

The three main species typically recognized within the Cannabis sativa L. family include Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica and Cannabis ruderalis. The most well-known compounds found within the cannabis plant are THC, cannabidiol (CBD) and cannabinol (CBN).
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E-Cigarettes and Ethanol: A Forensic Perspective on Vaping

E-Cigarettes and Ethanol: A Forensic Perspective on Vaping

Increased cannabis use in diabetics raises concerns about health risks

Increased cannabis use in diabetics raises concerns about health risks

Cannabigerol shows promise in reducing anxiety and enhancing memory without side effects

Cannabigerol shows promise in reducing anxiety and enhancing memory without side effects

How may cannabis affect neurodevelopment when exposed in the womb?

How may cannabis affect neurodevelopment when exposed in the womb?

How prenatal cannabis exposure may affect mental health in childhood

How prenatal cannabis exposure may affect mental health in childhood

Teenagers using both tobacco and cannabis face higher mental health risks

Teenagers using both tobacco and cannabis face higher mental health risks

Understanding non-drinking days may inform alcohol prevention strategies

Understanding non-drinking days may inform alcohol prevention strategies

Challenging the chronic brain disease model of addiction

Challenging the chronic brain disease model of addiction

Google searches reveal growing interest in microdosing amid changing drug policies

Google searches reveal growing interest in microdosing amid changing drug policies

Psilocybin mushrooms in America: Usage trends and policy implications

Psilocybin mushrooms in America: Usage trends and policy implications

Mouse models inform potential treatments for Fragile X, Phelan-McDermid syndromes

Mouse models inform potential treatments for Fragile X, Phelan-McDermid syndromes

Personal choices drive young adults' alcohol abstinence with cannabis as a common substitute

Personal choices drive young adults' alcohol abstinence with cannabis as a common substitute

Mouse studies suggest gestational CBD exposure alters offspring behavior and brain function

Mouse studies suggest gestational CBD exposure alters offspring behavior and brain function

Study reveals cannabis and tobacco users face higher COVID-19 hospitalization and adverse outcomes

Study reveals cannabis and tobacco users face higher COVID-19 hospitalization and adverse outcomes

Impact of Cannabis Act: Increase in cannabis disorders among pregnant women in Quebec

Impact of Cannabis Act: Increase in cannabis disorders among pregnant women in Quebec

How does prenatal cannabis use affect neonatal outcomes?

How does prenatal cannabis use affect neonatal outcomes?

Cannabis use tied to increased risk of severe COVID-19

Cannabis use tied to increased risk of severe COVID-19

Study links lifetime cannabis use with substance use, mood disorders, celiac, and infectious diseases

Study links lifetime cannabis use with substance use, mood disorders, celiac, and infectious diseases

Study finds increase in cannabis-related disorders among pregnant women post legalization

Study finds increase in cannabis-related disorders among pregnant women post legalization

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Revolutionizing Life Science: An Interview with SCIEX on ASMS, the SCIEX 7500+ System, and AI-Driven Quantitation

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