Archive for Category: Medical Marijuana

Researchers find new role for cannabinoids in vision: Chemicals shown to improve low-light vision of tadpoles by sensitizing retinal cells

A multidisciplinary team of researchers has improved our understanding of how cannabinoids, the active agent in marijuana, affect vision in vertebrates. Source: Researchers find new role for cannabinoids in vision: Chemicals shown to improve low-light vision of tadpoles by sensitizing retinal cells

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Shocking … Absolutely Shocking!

Boosted by the legalization push, studying the effects of marijuana use appears to be a trend of its own. So much so that there seems to be a new report coming out every day. I can’t say that I read them all, but I came across one today that...

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More Studies Show More Promise

Opponents have called marijuana the Devil’s Harvest, while proponents say it’s a Wonder Drug. Who’s right? The official jury is still out, but here’s another study that gives points to the pro side: Findings of a preclinical studypublished in theJournal of Alzheimer’s Disease, suggest very small doses of THC,...

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