Study: Alcohol 10 Times More Likely to Cause Fatal Accident than Cannabis

Alcohol 10 Times More Likely to Cause Fatal Accident than Cannabis

By Bruce Barcott, Leafly.com

Researchers who examined drug tests from drivers involved in more than 3,600 auto crashes have found that alcohol is about ten times more likely to cause a fatal crash than cannabis.

 In a study published earlier this month in the journal PLOS-One, scientists at the University of Lyon looked at data from...

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Study: Cannabis May Treat Parkinson’s Disease and Other Movement Disorders

Cannabis May Treat Parkinson’s Disease

Cannabis have be an effective treatment option for those with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders, according to a new study published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry.

 “Cannabis and related compounds have recently been studied as promising therapeutic agents in treatment of neurodegenerative and movement disorders...

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Voters in Athens, Ohio Vote to Depenalize up to 200 Grams of Marijuana, 10 Grams of Hash

By NORML

The Athens Cannabis Ordinance – better known as “TACO” – to completely remove all penalties for possessing, cultivating, and gifting of up to 200 grams of marijuana was approved by voters on election day by a vote of 77 percent to 23 percent.

In November 2016, four Ohio municipalities – Newark,...

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How Does Cannabis Help PTSD Patients?

PTSD Patient Cannabis

The post How Does Cannabis Help PTSD Patients? appeared first on High Times.

Post-traumatic stress disorder is an anxiety condition caused by a traumatic experience like military combat. In many states with medical marijuana, PTSD is one of the qualifying conditions. Here’s everything you need to know about PTSD and cannabis.

Controlling...

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