A new study from Denmark reveals that the connection between people who experience schizophrenia and who smoke a problematic amount of weed is on the rise, CNN reports.
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How to Get Your Weed Record Expunged
After criminalizing cannabis for so long, more states across the US are shifting their policies and legalizing the plant. At least 16 states and Washington, DC, have made recreational weed legal, while 19 states have a medical cannabis program in place. New York celebrated when it became one of the latest states to join the recreational marijuana club. But in all of this excitement, there’s one issue that remains: What happens to all of the people who have criminal records because of weed?
University in Michigan Announces Groundbreaking Cannabis Chemistry Scholarship
A university in Michigan has become the first to offer a cannabis chemistry scholarship for qualifying students.
Can you overdose on weed?
Back in May of 2019, a coroner in Louisiana claimed to have recorded the first death exclusively caused by weed.
Toxicology results for a woman who died suggested she was killed by an excess amount of THC, the primary psychoactive component of weed, the coroner, Christy Montegut, told the New Orleans Advocate. Montegut failed to find anything else—drugs, alcohol, disease—that could have attributed to her death.
Jay-Z Announces New Marijuana Brand Monogram
Jay-Z has announced his first marijuana line called Monogram, which will be released by Caliva, the California weed company he joined as chief brand strategist last July.
Perplexing Condition Linked to Marijuana Use Is Troubling Doctors
A perplexing new syndrome that’s linked to marijuana users is becoming a concern for doctors, Business Insider reports. Continue reading Perplexing Condition Linked to Marijuana Use Is Troubling Doctors
Report: Coca-Cola in talks with Canadian cannabis company
Coke said in a statement Monday that it is “closely watching” the growth of CBD, a non-psychoactive component in marijuana, as an ingredient in what it called functional wellness beverages. Continue reading Report: Coca-Cola in talks with Canadian cannabis company