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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Study finds unacceptable mental health service shortfalls for children in high-income countries

Study finds unacceptable mental health service shortfalls for children in high-income countries

LGB youth with depression use more cannabis, study reveals

LGB youth with depression use more cannabis, study reveals

Study illuminates an invisible crisis in children’s mental health

Study illuminates an invisible crisis in children’s mental health

Study shows joint effects of perceived risk and availability on cannabis use

Study shows joint effects of perceived risk and availability on cannabis use

Research finds Cannabis terpenes as a promising new target for pain therapies

Research finds Cannabis terpenes as a promising new target for pain therapies

Canadians with a history of drug dependence more likely to have mental illness, finds study

Canadians with a history of drug dependence more likely to have mental illness, finds study

Researchers use video conferencing app to study memory effects of high-potency cannabis

Researchers use video conferencing app to study memory effects of high-potency cannabis

Prenatal THC and CBD exposure impairs offspring's ability to respond to fluoxetine

Prenatal THC and CBD exposure impairs offspring's ability to respond to fluoxetine

Cannabis poisoning rates increase among children after legalization

Cannabis poisoning rates increase among children after legalization

Adolescent marijuana and alcohol use did not significantly change during the pandemic

Adolescent marijuana and alcohol use did not significantly change during the pandemic

Many people with fibromyalgia substitute CBD for opioids and pain medications, finds study

Many people with fibromyalgia substitute CBD for opioids and pain medications, finds study

Ontario students are more likely to drive after smoking cannabis, shows survey

Ontario students are more likely to drive after smoking cannabis, shows survey

NIH study suggests link between cannabis use and suicidality in young adults

NIH study suggests link between cannabis use and suicidality in young adults

Understanding the risks and benefits of cannabis use among young patients

Understanding the risks and benefits of cannabis use among young patients

Tiny capsules containing cannabinoids could help treat neurological disorders

Tiny capsules containing cannabinoids could help treat neurological disorders

More research needed to clarify effects of cannabis on brain development of young adults with ADHD

More research needed to clarify effects of cannabis on brain development of young adults with ADHD

Immune system dysfunction can alter the link between cannabis use and psychosis

Immune system dysfunction can alter the link between cannabis use and psychosis

New poll suggests older adults must watch their alcohol intake during pandemic

New poll suggests older adults must watch their alcohol intake during pandemic

Sleep characteristics associated with cannabis use and binge drinking in teens, young adults

Sleep characteristics associated with cannabis use and binge drinking in teens, young adults

Streamline Cannabinoid Analyses with Restek’s New Neutrals Mix

Streamline Cannabinoid Analyses with Restek’s New Neutrals Mix