The University of Sydney in Australia is conducting a trial of Sativex in hopes of treating cannabis withdrawal symptoms. Sativex is a cannabis-based medication that already sees use as an approved treatment for Multiple Sclerosis, and the researchers hope that it’s an effective way to help heavy marijuana users quit too. Sativex Explained Sativex is […]

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US Patent on Key Medicinal Values of Cannabis Few know that more than 15 years ago, the U.S. government fired the first shot in the patent war over cannabis. Back in February 2001, the federal Health and Human Services department filed for patent 6630507 on two key medicinal values of cannabis: its antioxidant and neuroprotectant […]

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Jack’s Law Jack Splitt died last week at the age of 15. He was a high school student in Colorado, and he will be remembered for being the teen who changed cannabis law forever. “Jack’s Law,” passed by Colorado State Legislature this summer, requires schools to allow parents to provide medical cannabis treatment to their children […]

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Cannabis and sexuality educator — CannaSexual™ — Ashley Manta has started a weekly “life of the CannaSexual” blog column for DOPE Magazine online (dopemagazine.com). The column, which launched September 14, reflects Manta’s life in the study of cannabis, sexuality and intersection of both, and her practical applications. “I was delighted when […]

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One of the fascinating things about the world of cannabis culture is its language. There’re all sorts of slang, nicknames, and other terms used to describe everything from different kinds of pipes and smoking devices to the herb itself. And sometimes all these different words can create a little bit of confusion. So to clear […]

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A Democratic legislative candidate in Miami-Dade County was previously a legal adviser to a company called Canna Teaze that marketed cannabis-infused sexual wellness products — like “hemp honey dust” and lubricants — but Ivette Gonzalez Petkovich says it’s a “dirty mischaracterization” for her Republican critics to use that job experience as a way to question […]

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Last year, there were a series of articles reporting that cannabis causes vaginal dryness, like a genital version of cotton mouth. Although The Daily Dot debunked that claim, some people still anecdotally insist that they feel less naturally lubricated after consuming cannabis. (Keep in mind that this may have more to do with feeling dehydrated in general than from […]

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A Democratic legislative candidate in Miami-Dade County was previously a legal adviser to a company called Canna Teaze that marketed cannabis-infused sexual wellness products — like “hemp honey dust” and lubricants — but Ivette Gonzalez Petkovich says it’s a “dirty mischaracterization” for her Republican critics to use that job experience as a way to question […]

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A Democratic legislative candidate in Miami-Dade County was previously a legal adviser to a company called Canna Teaze that marketed cannabis-infused sexual wellness products — like “hemp honey dust” and lubricants — but Ivette Gonzalez Petkovich says it’s a “dirty mischaracterization” for her Republican critics to use that job experience as a way to question […]

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