Science can be tricky thing, and particularly so when discussing the cannabis plant. Laymen -- and your average Internet expert -- often sum up complex studies involving biochemistry and neurology in overly simplistic and often misleading bromides. For example, "cannabis may have antitumor eff ... More >>
Federal Art ProjectThe truth will set you free.Medical advice "City Bright" Doc Gurley published a column over at SFGate purporting to be the latest, bias-free, data-based information on marijuana. On the face of it, that's a great and laudable idea; we'll agree there is, indeed, a "desper ... More >>
oldies.comWhich came first, the lunatics or the grass? The time-honored notion of reefer madness, given new life recently in the British tabloid press, has taken another hit from reality. Widespread marijuana use by the public has not been followed by a proportional rise in diagnoses of schizophreni ... More >>
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