This winter, Dr. Donald Abrams, a professor of clinical medicine at UCSF, hosted an optional seminar about the pharmacology of cannabis for medical students. After explaining how cannabinoid receptors were among the most important in the brain, and how cannabis interacted with them, he paused and asked a simple question.
Rolling back protections from federal interference in state legalization laws could worsen the opioid overdose crisis
(Baltimore, MD – May 31, 2017) – Medical marijuana education leader United Patients Group is proud to present its cutting edge medical cannabis course, Medical Cannabis: A Clinical Focus, in Baltimore, Maryland on June 2-3, 2017.
Harm reduction is a strategy for treating addiction that begins with acceptance.
In 1898, Scientific American featured a comprehensive overview of contemporary medicinal cannabis research, prepared by Dr. G. Archie Stockwell.
Did you know that, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), the number of individuals 65 years or older is expected to climb to 2 billion worldwide by 2050? There were already close to 605 million in that category as of 2012; in fact, you may be one of them. If not, then more than…
United Patients Group Takes Center Stage at This Week’s “Best Answer for Cancer Summit” In San Diego
United Patients Group Takes Center Stage at This Week’s “Best Answer for Cancer Summit” In San Diego Workshop and Centerpiece Presentation Offer Medical Cannabis ‘State of the Union’ (San Diego, CA – April 25, 2017) – Medical marijuana education leader United Patients Group is proud to take center stage at the Answers for Cancer…
Marijuana legalization advocates and industry leaders are bracing for new tensions with the Trump administration…
The Canadian government on Thursday announced new legislation legalizing marijuana, fulfilling one of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s major campaign promises.
As Nevada moves forward with creating legislation around a newly legal recreational marijuana industry, two Republican leaders are trying to get guidance from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on how much could be at risk for the state.
Seal From Respected Medical Cannabis Leader Defines Industry Standards for Quality, Safety, and Ethical Business Practices
18 months after joining a study on using marijuana to treat PTSD, Johns Hopkins University has pulled out without enrolling any veterans, the latest setback for the long-awaited research.