Research

New Health Study Will Pay People to Smoke Weed

A cannabis advocacy website will give you $1,500 to work as a "cannabis effects specialist."

Finally, There's About to Be an Explosion in U.S Weed Research

The DEA's decision to grant licenses to more growers who produce marijuana for research should jumpstart scientific study in the U.S.

The Father of Marijuana Research Is Now Working on Synthesizing Cannabis Molecules

In what could prove to be a big part of cannabis' future, Raphael Mechoulam leads a team that's developed a way to create fully stable acid-based cannabinoid molecules.

New Study Uncovers Benefits (And Lack of Knowledge) of Medical Cannabis

Parkinson's patients in Germany reported relief from pain and muscle cramps, but more than half who have not tried it said they might if more information was available.

Study Says Cannabis Can Help Treat OCD

A recent study showed that cannabis helped to reduce compulsions, intrusive thoughts, and anxiety in those diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

How to Win the Flavor Game

A chief botany officer offers lessons learned developing flavoring for infused products.

No, Science Has Not Proven Marijuana Lowers Your IQ

This myth keeps getting repeated. But science shows that the truth is much more complicated.

The DEA May (Finally) Allow Private Companies to Grow Cannabis for Research

Up until this point, only the University of Mississippi has been allowed to grow research marijuana. That will soon change.

Women Are More Likely Than Men to Swap Pharmaceuticals for Pot

And they're doing it despite getting less support from doctors.

Stoner Myth Debunked: Workers Who Use Marijuana Do Not Have More Accidents

A new study shows employees who use cannabis are not at higher risk for injury on the job.

New Study Finds THC May Ease PTSD

Veterans, who are twice as likely to die from opioid overdose than non-veterans, are especially interested in cannabis treatments for PTSD and chronic pain.

Can Cannabis Treat Concussions? NHL Players Want To Know

A new study involving NHL alumni and Canopy Growth focuses on the effect of weed on head injuries