Raphael Mechoulam

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Name: Raphael Mechoulam
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Martin & Rashidian: Little green pill

It’s challenging to pin the exact origin of medical cannabis use, but archaeologists have traced it as far back as the Neolithic period (4000 B.C.) in China. According to ancient records, cannabis was used as a therapy for various diseases in the Roman ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

World Wide Weed »

JERUSALEM — An award-winning professor  at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Raphael Mechoulam is a trim gentleman who wears tweed jackets and silk scarves. Despite the respectability, Mechoulam's greatest fame stems from science that may earn him a ... [Published GlobalPost - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Some truth to the 'potent pot myth'

New research from The Netherlands shows that people who smoke high-potency cannabis end up getting higher doses of the active ingredient (THC). Although they reduce the amount they puff and inhale to compensate for the higher strength, they still take ... [Published Brightsurf Science News - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Meet the 'Grandfather' of Weed Research

CNN talks with chemist Raphael Mechoulam about Israel's advanced marijuana research.Read more about Comments ... [Published PharmaceuticalProcessing - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 2 reports

The 50-Year-Old Agreement Preventing Marijuana from Treating PTSD

This story came from Motherboard, our tech website. Read more at  Motherboard.tv . Photo courtesy of ShuttershockDr. Sue Sisley does not smoke weed. As a researcher and professor at the University of Arizona, Sisley additionally works as a psychiatrist ... [Published Vice Magazine US - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Meet the 'grandfather' of weed research

Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks with chemist Raphael Mechoulam about Israel's advanced marijuana research. ... [Published CNN.com - Video - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

The US Government Now Supplies Cannabis Extracts to Epileptic Kids

Very quietly, the federal government has begun approving—and even subsidizing—what they are calling the Investigational New Drug Program, a series of studies of cannabidiol (CBD) for children with treatment-resistant epilepsy. CBD is completely non-psychoactive ... [Published VICE - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Medical marijuana and 'the entourage effect'

Don't miss "Weed 2: Cannabis Madness: Dr. Sanjay Gupta Reports" at 10 p.m. ET Tuesday. Also, Gupta will be answering your questions on Reddit at noon ET.(CNN) -- In the early 1960s, a young postdoctoral student stumbled onto something that puzzled hi ... [Published CNN - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Feb 07 2014 - Updated Feb 07 2014 - 1 reports

Leading Medical Cannabis Advocate United Patients Group Calls for New Research into Cancer-Killing Effects of Cannabis Extracts

United Patients Group points to growing evidence that cannabis extracts kill cancer cells, and calls on powerful individuals to fund clinical trials of this potential cancer cure and for state and federal regulatory agencies to help facilitate such research. ... [Published PRWeb - Feb 07 2014]

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Martin & Rashidian: Little green pill [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 03 2014]
World Wide Weed » [Published GlobalPost - Mar 20 2014]
Some truth to the 'potent pot myth' [Published Brightsurf Science News - Mar 18 2014]
Meet the 'Grandfather' of Weed Research [Published PharmaceuticalProcessing - Mar 17 2014]
The 50-Year-Old Agreement Preventing Marijuana ... [Published Vice Magazine US - Mar 14 2014]
The 50-Year-Old Agreement Preventing Marijuana ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Mar 14 2014]
Meet the 'grandfather' of weed research [Published CNN.com - Video - Mar 14 2014]
The US Government Now Supplies Cannabis Extract... [Published VICE - Mar 11 2014]
Medical marijuana and 'the entourage effect' [Published CNN - Mar 11 2014]
Leading Medical Cannabis Advocate United Patien... [Published PRWeb - Feb 07 2014]
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Martin & Rashidian: Little green pill [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 03 2014]
It’s challenging to pin the exact origin of medical cannabis use, but archaeologists have traced it as far back as the Neolithic period (4000 B.C.) in China. According to ancient records, cannabis was used as a therapy for various diseases in the Roman ...
Meet the 'grandfather' of weed research [Published CNN.com - Video - Mar 14 2014]
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