Cannabis

Jammu and Kashmir: Six arrested with heroin, cannabis

Jammu and Kashmir: Six arrested with heroin, cannabis

Six people were arrested with heroin and cannabis from three districts of Jammu region, the police said today.

Dec 06, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
Cannabis use among teens related to attraction to other drugs: Study

Cannabis use among teens related to attraction to other drugs: Study

A research finds that regular and occasional cannabis use as a teen is linked to a heightened risk of other illicit drug taking in early adulthood. And this pattern is also associated with harmful drinking and smoking

Jun 08, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Marijuana use may increase gum disease risk

Marijuana use may increase gum disease risk

Periodontal exams focus on a patient's gum tissue and connection to the teeth. 

May 30, 2017, 00:43 AM IST
Frequent recreational use of cannabis doubles the risk of gum disease

Frequent recreational use of cannabis doubles the risk of gum disease

Periodontal disease is an inflammatory reaction to a bacterial infection below the gum line. 

May 27, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Youth arrested with 500 gms cannabis in Jammu

A youth has been arrested allegedly with 500 grams of cannabis in the city here on Saturday, police said.

Apr 01, 2017, 20:17 PM IST

Hyderabad man cultivating marijuana inside flat arrested

STF arrests man in Hyderabad cultivating cannabis inside flat using modern scientific technology. Watch complete news story to get the detailed news updates!

Jan 05, 2017, 15:33 PM IST

High approval for cannabis, other measures in US vote

Voters in four states were asked to decide on measures linked to gun control.

Nov 09, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

One arrested, 10 kg of cannabis seized in Jammu

Chhotu Sah, from Vaishali district in Bihar, was arrested and 10 packets containing 10 kg of cannabis were recovered from his possession.

Oct 30, 2016, 01:06 AM IST

Heavy pot smoking linked to bone disease and fractures

The study also found that heavy cannabis users have a lower body weight and a reduced body mass index (BMI), which could contribute to thinning of their bones.

Oct 13, 2016, 14:43 PM IST
From cannabis to steroid: American weightlifter Norik Vardanian fails Olympic doping retest

From cannabis to steroid: American weightlifter Norik Vardanian fails Olympic doping retest

Vardanian was previously banned for six months in 2009 after testing positive for cannabis.

Oct 06, 2016, 19:38 PM IST

Beware! Smoking weed may decrease your creative thinking capabilities

A new study has found that smoking weed may put you at risk of losing your creativity as well as make you less aware of your mistakes.

Oct 05, 2016, 19:35 PM IST

BSF seizes 63 kg cannabis from Bengal village

The BSF said its troopers seized 63 kg of cannabis from a village of West Bengal's Nadia district on Sunday.

Sep 26, 2016, 00:50 AM IST

Two held with cannabis in Jammu

"Two men were today arrested with 85 grams of cannabis in their possession in Reasi district here", police said."

Jul 19, 2016, 15:13 PM IST

Menstrual cramps could now be passé with 'cannabis tampons'!

These capsules are to be used like a tampon and the company swears that they can provide powerful pain relief.

Jul 17, 2016, 10:13 AM IST
Like seriously! Marijuana is legal in these 8 countries

Like seriously! Marijuana is legal in these 8 countries

Explore these 8 countries where marijuana consumption is legalised!

Jun 26, 2016, 20:12 PM IST

Cannabis use during pregnancy may harm baby's brain!

Prefrontal cortex is a region of the brain which controls memory, complex cognition, decision-making, and is linked to a person's personality.

Jun 21, 2016, 14:06 PM IST

Long-term marijuana use can lead to tooth loss!

Tobacco users were found to have gum disease as well as reduced lung function, systemic inflammation and indicators of poorer metabolic health.

Jun 02, 2016, 13:50 PM IST

Enforce strict laws to curb drugs: Himachal CM

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Monday said there are areas in the state that are known for cultivation of cannabis and opium and the practice needs to be curbed by enforcing strict laws.

Apr 18, 2016, 21:39 PM IST

New-found hope for epilepsy patients in the form of Marijuana

Various reports have suggested that parents of children with severe epilepsy have claimed incredible recoveries when their children were given cannabidiol, a derivative of marijuana.

Apr 04, 2016, 08:53 AM IST

Cannabis use can affect your ability to recognise emotion

Cannabis users showed a greater response to faces showing negative expression, particularly angry, than controls. 

Mar 01, 2016, 12:39 PM IST