Medical Cannabis in France – How Far Away Is Legalisation?
The global image of France as a relaxed, permissive nation with a love of leisure and a deep appreci…
Will Sativex Make it to French Pharmacies?
In 2014, France’s Health Ministry gave the green light to Sativex, the first cannabis-based medic…
Cannabis Can Help Fight Alcoholism
I grew up in an era when Nancy Reagan’s “Just Say No” campaign proliferated through the airwav…
Patients often substitute medical marijuana for opioid pain medications and other drugs
Medical marijuana patients tend to reduce their use of prescription opioid pain medications, accordi…
Cannabinoids used in Sequence with Chemotherapy are a more Effective Treatment for Cancer
New research has confirmed that cannabinoids - the active chemicals in cannabis - are effective in k…
Cannabis Extracts Associated With Reduced ADHD Symptoms
The administration of whole-plant cannabis extracts is associated with improvements in cognition and…
Cannabidiol reverses the mCPP-induced increase in marble-burying behavior
Cannabidiol (CBD), one of the main components of Cannabis sp., presents clinical and preclinical anx…
Cannabidiol reverses MK-801-induced disruption of prepulse inhibition in mice
Cannabidiol, a nonpsychoactive constituent of the Cannabis sativa plant, has been reported to act as…