Category Archives: cannabis studies

This real-life ‘Marijuana Conspiracy’ is stranger than fiction


Whether spotted on the side of a bus, in the back of an alternative newspaper, or making the rounds as a viral Reddit post, we’ve all been lured in at one time or another by an enduring fantasy that’s at once wildly outlandish and totally plausible—“Get Paid to Smoke Marijuana.” ‘The Marijuana Conspiracy’ is available […]

New PTSD study finds cannabis safe, but not as effective as assumed

Veterans and cannabis

Preliminary results from a long-awaited study indicate that cannabis appears to be a safe and well-tolerated treatment for patients managing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), although researchers did not find strong signals of effectiveness. The study, led by Marcel Bonn-Miller of the University of Pennsylvania and Sue Sisley of the Scottsdale Research Institute, was funded by […]