Medicine

Cannabis budding as a new weapon against superbugs

Scientists at McMaster University have found cannabigerol, or CBG, to be surprisingly effective at killing one of the most common hospital superbugs

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Scientists have discovered two more powerful cannabinoids in pot

The latest findings by Italian researchers underscore how much there is to unlock about the medical potential of cannabis

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Can marijuana be medical if you’re smoking it?

What is the best practice for doctors is sometimes a different question than what is the best treatment for patients

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Wherever legalization goes, trouble follows for medical marijuana users

Governments don’t want to administer two distinct systems, so they write regulations that blanket both and leave medical marijuana users holding the bag

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First human trial will test cannabis as a treatment for side-effects from chemo

Among the most painful is taxane-induced peripheral neuropathy, a condition that affects more than 67 per cent of women undergoing breast cancer treatment

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Everyone seems to be googling CBD these days

Online searches for CBD have skyrocketed – up more than 100 per cent each of the last three years

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