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Endogenous DMT: A Scientific Mystery

Why do our bodies produce DMT, a potent psychedelic compound?

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The Risky Business of Synthetic Highs

Super-potent research cannabinoids have escaped from the lab.

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Heal the Mind, Heal the World

A Review of Psychedelic Justice: Toward a Diverse and Equitable Psychedelic Culture, edited by Beatriz Labate and Clancy Cavnar.

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Taking It Slow With GABA

Cannabinoid receptor activation regulates the release of GABA, the brain’s primary inhibitory neurotransmitter, which plays a crucial role in maintaining neuronal health.

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New Research on the Use and Perception of Cannabis

Research update on the shifting dynamics of cannabis consumption and cultural perception.

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Bag the Tags! California's Eco-Absurdity

The attempt to track the movement of every cannabis plant in California is polluting the environment with plastic waste.

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Ayahuasca and the Endocannabinoid System

Ayahuasca researchers probe link between serotonin and endocannabinoid signaling.

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Special Report on Cannabinoids & Chirality

The promise and pitfalls of synthetically produced CBD.Chirality may also hold the key to turning THC or CBD into even better therapeutics – or alternatively it might unleash some new hidden dangers

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Cannabis Use and Pro-Social Behavior

Scientists link cannabis consumption to greater empathy, agreeableness, and moral fairness.

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CBD Regulatory Debacle

CBD regulatory debacle ensues as UK bureaucrats try to shoehorn a plant extract into a framework meant for synthetic food ingredients.

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"Legacy" Medical Cannabis Conditions

New studies on cannabinoids for glaucoma, nausea, and insomnia.

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Glutamate, A Love Story

Get to know a neurotransmitter: Glutamate’s centrality to the nervous system makes it a key nexus for a huge number of diseases.

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CBD, the Promiscuous Cannabinoid

New research explores the versatile therapeutic potential of CBD for depression, substance abuse, and antibiotic-resistant infections.

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CBD & THC for Traumatic Brain Injury

CBD and THC reduce tissue damage and trauma caused by a closed head injury.

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Beyond CBD & THC: Kynurenine, Kynurenic Acid & More

Scientists probe health effects of little-known cannabis compounds.

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Smoke Alarm

A cannabinoid scientists critiques report that bongs smoke is more toxic than tobacco Smoke.

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Move It! Exercise & the endocannabinoid system

Physical exercise triggers the runner’s high and improves metabolic health by activating the endocannabinoid system.

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CBD & Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar patients and pioneering doctors report life changing benefits from CBD, including mood stabilization, the holy grail in bipolar disorder symptom management.

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Not So Funny Bones

New research reveals potential applications for CBD and other cannabis compounds in treating bone diseases and disorders, including osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, and bone cancer.

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Asthma, COPD & Medical Cannabis

Cannabis, a bronchodilator, has historically been used as treatment for asthma, and scientific studies show that people with respiratory ailments can benefit from non-smokable delivery systems.

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