Tagged: cannabinoids

Why it’s time to treat medicinal cannabis as an alternative therapy, not a pharmaceutical - News

Guest Author Oct 15, 2021

Marta Rychert, Massey University; Chris Wilkins, Massey University, and Vinuli Withanarachchie, Massey University   The recent approval of two domestically produced cannabidiol (CBD) oil products – non-intoxicating cannabis compounds – may have provided new optimism to patients on cannabis prescriptions. Slow progress with product approvals had meant some patients had feared they would need to turn to the … Read More

Cannabis and psychosis: what is the link and who is at risk? - Guest Work

Guest Author Apr 27, 2018

Jerome Sarris, Western Sydney University and Joe Firth, Western Sydney University This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. There has been a recent global rise in “green fever”, with various jurisdictions either decriminalising or legalising cannabis. But alongside relaxing the rules comes concern about the health implications … Read More