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Study: Autistic patients demonstrate improvement in behavior after consuming CBD-dominant extracts

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial January 14, 2022

A team of Turkish investigators claim that continual cannabis use may help to ease the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in adolescent patients.  Featured in the Journal of Cannabis Research,...

New bill introduced by Washington state lawmakers would outlaw the majority of cannabis concentrates

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial January 27, 2020

A group of lawmakers in Washington state are unhappy with the currently-permitted THC limits for cannabis concentrates. Amidst concerns that cannabis is associated with an increased risk for psychosis,...

Is medical cannabis becoming a preferred ADHD treatment over Adderall?

Bethan Rose Jenkins , Cannabis News Writer/Editorial January 15, 2020

More people are being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), with research demonstrating a 6.1 percent increase in diagnoses among American children between the late 1990s and...

These three studies support the idea of using CBD for a better night’s sleep

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial August 30, 2019

Did you know that one in three adults don't get adequate sleep every night? This is according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), which recommends a minimum of seven hours of shuteye every 24 hours. Thankfully...

Iowa lawmakers approve legislation to expand the state’s medical cannabis program

Although the THC cap has been removed for medical cannabis patients in Iowa, patients are restricted to a specific amount of THC that can be obtained within a 90-day period
Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial May 14, 2019

Legislation to expand the potency of medical cannabis in Iowa has been approved by House and Senate lawmakers. The legislation, named House File 732, must now be reviewed by Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds. Iowa’s...

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