Cannabis Science and Tech

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How much pot is in that brownie? Chocolate can throw off tests

Chocolate can throw off potency tests so labels aren’t always accurate, and now scientists are trying to figure out why....

Research shows that Ontarians are driving high

A recent study conducted by CAA point out that 1.2 million Ontario drivers admit to driving high after consuming marijuana....

New study to take place on CBD for dogs

Canines who live with and suffer from epilepsy may be getting some extra help soon thanks to a small pilot study at CSU on how to use CBD for your dog...

Why vaping marijuana offers a more intense experience

In recent times, vaping has received positive reactions from the public at large, who are interested in healthier alternatives to smoking...

Raphael Mechoulam releases latest research

One of the latest cannabis information releases is straight from the head of research at EPM, Raphael Mechoulam. ...

Canopy Growth's venture capital arm eyeing biosynthesis investment

Several biotechnology firms are moving towards synthetic production of THC, CBD and other cannabinoids in a lab, using ingredients such as sugar and y...

Youth pot consumers produce higher levels of stress proteins

The protein has so far been linked to depression, stress, brain inflammation, and Alzheimer disease...

NSLC survey finds 1 in 4 adult Nova Scotians bought cannabis legally

A new survey from the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation suggests that one in four adults in the province has bought legal cannabis ...

US awards $3M to fill gaps in medical marijuana research

The effort is aimed at helping researchers catch up on their understanding of the potential benefits of marijuana....