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A new study has shown that chronic intake of THC, the primary psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, can protect critical immune tissue in the gut from the damaging effects of HIV infection.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 22:07
A new study has found that teens who smoked marijuana regularly for three years have abnormal changes in the brain structure and poor working memory.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 14:22
A new study led by Indian origin researcher has suggested that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), a principal ingredient in marijuana, may be beneficial in treating those with autoimmune disorders.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 18:43
Case studies by researchers have revealed that the stroke risk could be added to the various other health hazards that may be associated with smoking synthetic marijuana among young, healthy adults.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 14:05
Scientists have found that boosting levels of a naturally occurring compound in the brain could help treat marijuana addiction.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 13:55
The use of illegal drugs among Americans in general is holding steady, but it`s surging among middle-aged baby boomers, according to report released Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 19:08
Marijuana is the most popular illegal drug used worldwide, according to the first-ever global survey of illicit drug abuse.
Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 15:20
Extremely low doses of THC - the psychoactive component of marijuana - protects the brain from long-term cognitive damage in case of injury from hypoxia (lack of oxygen), seizures, or toxic drugs, a new study has claimed.