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Study demonstrates pain-relieving efficacy of THC-rich cannabis flowers

Study demonstrates pain-relieving efficacy of THC-rich cannabis flowers

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 11, 2019

A study recently carried out by a team of researchers from the University of New Mexico has highlighted the pain-relieving potential of cannabis' psychoactive constituent, tetrahydrocannabinol, A.K.A. 'THC'. The researchers have urged medical practitioners to pay attention to the medical benefits...

UNM researchers discover cannabis’ potential for symptom relief

UNM researchers discover cannabis’ potential for symptom relief

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 27, 2018

A cannabis experience app called the Releaf App has been utilized by a team of researchers at the University of New Mexico to demonstrate cannabis' efficacy at treating various medical symptoms.   Over 100,000 entries were included in the data used by UNM researchers. Data gleaned from the personal ca...

CNB Exclusive Interview: Lead doctor in study explains patients’ switch from prescriptions to cannabis

CNB Exclusive Interview: Lead doctor in study explains patients’ switch from prescriptions to cannabis

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

August 24, 2017

In a soon-to-be-published study from the Journal of Medical Directors Association, University of New Mexico researchers found medical cannabis patients reduced their intake of prescription drugs after months of enrollment in the Medical Cannabis Program.  Reports utilized the New Mexico Prescription Monit...

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