Science & Medicine
[Canniseur: This is an important story for all men whether they're gay, bi, trans, cis, hetero, or whatever. Here's information about how cannabis can affect our mental state of intimacy. The subjects in this study were not straight, but still has a lot to teach all...read more
[Canniseur: This is the 2nd study we've published in the last 10 days that shows cannabis users having less anxiety. This one also shows cannabis users as having better sleep. I can second that notion. I sleep better after I've smoked and it sure beats other stronger...read more
Image via [Canniseur: This seems like a legitimate study, but as the article says...we already knew! This is an important study for several reasons. There's another study recently published by the American Cancer Society that all alcohol is bad for you. It doesn't...read more
[Canniseur: As a consumer of cannabis for decades, I can honestly and unequivocally say that cannabis has improved my life quality. I'm not a wake and bake kind of consumer, but I do appreciate the quality of life improvements it brings. Other than an increased sense...read more
[Canniseur: This is kind of counter-intuitive. I would think that if I ingested more THC through my lungs, I would get a bigger buzz. Apparently, from this study, this is not the case. So if higher THC levels in my blood don't mean I'm higher, then what do they mean?...read more
Marijuana grower Sunshine Johnston of Sunboldt Grown smells Skywalker OG terpenes at her farm in Redcrest, California, on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. | Photo: Connor Radnovich [Canniseur: Terrific article about what terpenes are and how they enhance and inform us about the...read more
[Cannisuer: Learn about the different distillation processes used to make CBD. They say knowledge is power. In this case, the pros and cons of each distillation process is not covered. ] The distillation process that CBD undergoes in order to obtain CBD isolate is...read more
Image via [Canniseur: Sometimes we've just got to publish a story that sends us into gales of laughter. This is one of those stories, especially the last sentence. If this is true, does it matter?] A recent study from Harvard Medical School found that trace amounts of...read more
The discovery of the endocannabinoid system in the mid-1980s was a major breakthrough in modern medicine. Yet, if you looked at the curriculum for most medical schools, you might not know it. The finding would not have been possible without the help of the cannabis plant, which remains illicit in most countries around the world. After wide-spread legalization of medical cannabis and over three decades of research, knowledge about the endocannabinoid system and its associated pathologies, like clinical endocannabinoid deficiency, remain sorely overlooked.
The Endocannabinoid System: The Find of the Century?
Two decades before the discovery of the endocannabinoid system, a team of scientists led by Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, a professor of medical chemistry a the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, had finally isolated the primaryread more
[Canniseur: OK, it's the New York Post. It is possible that this is true. Possible. Hopefully, they'll get some real evidence that can be peer-reviewed and make real science. Now if it was regular high THC weed that did the trick and we all had be high to create an...read more
[Canniseur: Watch this animated video to learn or remember basics about cannabis health benefits. This video takes a balanced view of the potential benefits and harm for using cannabis for your intestinal issues and other health problems. Essentially, we need more...read more
[Canniseur: Fascinating story about how one woman's relationship with cannabis is changing during this quarantine time of COVID-19. Being cooped up for a long time is hard and our relationship is always changing with this wonderful plant. I'm not a woman, but I can...read more