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16

Jul

New study links excessive marijuana use to brain damageThose who abuse marijuana excessively show a blunted dopamine response, indicating damage to the brain’s reward circuitry.

New study links excessive marijuana use to brain damage
Those who abuse marijuana excessively show a blunted dopamine response, indicating damage to the brain’s reward circuitry.

16

Apr

Even casual marijuana use changes the brainA new study links marijuana use with abnormalities in two key regions in the brain, but scientists are unsure if these changes are ultimately harmful.

Even casual marijuana use changes the brain
A new study links marijuana use with abnormalities in two key regions in the brain, but scientists are unsure if these changes are ultimately harmful.

07

Apr

Another cause of California’s drought: Pot farmsA single marijuana plant requires 6 gallons of water every day.

Another cause of California’s drought: Pot farms
A single marijuana plant requires 6 gallons of water every day.

22

Jan

Is marijuana or alcohol worse for your health?Comparing the two substances is tricky, and researchers acknowledge that weed’s effects on the body may be subtler, though no less harmful, than alcohol.

Is marijuana or alcohol worse for your health?
Comparing the two substances is tricky, and researchers acknowledge that weed’s effects on the body may be subtler, though no less harmful, than alcohol.

16

Jan

In Colorado, legalized green leaves some landlords seeing redThe opening of recreational marijuana emporiums in the Centennial State has led to a not-so-mellow relationship between some landlords and tenants who are looking to puff pot in the privacy of their rental apartments.

In Colorado, legalized green leaves some landlords seeing red
The opening of recreational marijuana emporiums in the Centennial State has led to a not-so-mellow relationship between some landlords and tenants who are looking to puff pot in the privacy of their rental apartments.

14

Jan

What does legal marijuana mean for business?Can an employer still fire you if you have a prescription for marijuana? Can a bank do business with a grower?

What does legal marijuana mean for business?
Can an employer still fire you if you have a prescription for marijuana? Can a bank do business with a grower?

09

Jan

Get out your thinking caps and put your cannabis knowledge to the test.

Get out your thinking caps and put your cannabis knowledge to the test.

04

Dec

Is medical marijuana safe for pets?A Los Angeles veterinarian launches a national conversation after treating his own dying dog with cannabis, but even he agrees that more scientific research is needed.

Is medical marijuana safe for pets?
A Los Angeles veterinarian launches a national conversation after treating his own dying dog with cannabis, but even he agrees that more scientific research is needed.

14

Nov

Why the legalization of marijuana may be good for agriculturePot growers have traditionally had a negative impact on the environment — but that may be about to change.

Why the legalization of marijuana may be good for agriculture
Pot growers have traditionally had a negative impact on the environment — but that may be about to change.

23

Oct

For the first time, most Americans favor legalizing marijuanaThe acceptance of marijuana use over the past 4 decades could be attributed to changing social mores, including the use of medical marijuana.

For the first time, most Americans favor legalizing marijuana
The acceptance of marijuana use over the past 4 decades could be attributed to changing social mores, including the use of medical marijuana.