Yale School of Medicine researchers recently published a new study that suggests medical marijuana may be effective in reducing pain for patients with sickle cell disease. With modern sickle cell treatments costing thousands of dollars per year, cannabis is positioned to potentially disrupt the healthcare industry from yet another angle.
An Oregon State University study suggests that binge drinking of alcohol is decreasing in states that allow legal adult use of cannabis.
Americans’ views on cannabis continue to normalize, fueling bipartisan support for cannabis legalization. A new poll conducted by progressive data firm Data For Progress suggests marijuana legalization is a winning issue among Republicans.
Cannabis might be coming to a vending machine near you. In a clear sign of how societal norms are changing, cannabis is appearing in more places than ever before.