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Most marijuana medicinal benefits are inconclusive, wide-ranging study finds - The Guardian

Study of 10,000 reports into cannabis finds only enough evidence to support therapeutic use for chemotherapy patients, chronic pain and multiple sclerosis. Jessica Glenza in New York. @JessicaGlenza. Thu 12 Jan 2017 17.29 EST Last modified on Wed 20 ...and more »

Massive marijuana report reveals drug's many health effects - New Atlas

There's been no shortage of studies conducted over the years on the effects of marijuana use. But the focus of those studies can be as varied as their conclusions, making it a challenge to wade through the reams of information and get a full read on ...and more »

Massive scientific report on marijuana confirms medical benefits - Ars Technica

In a new 400-page analysis that blows through the current state of scientific knowledge on the health risks and benefits of marijuana, one of the strongest conclusions is that it can effectively treat chronic pain in some patients. The sweeping report ...and more »

11 key findings from one of the most comprehensive reports ever on the health effects of marijuana - Business Insider

The change in attitudes toward cannabis and in legal access to marijuana around the US over the past several years is staggering. As of last fall, 57% of adults in the US said they thought marijuana should be legal, with only 37% taking the opposing ...and more »

We Just Got a Much Clearer Picture of Marijuana's Health Effects - Fortune

Legal marijuana sales reached $6.7 billion last year and a number of massive new legal markets are about to open up following the 2016 elections (including California, which got the marijuana normalization train rolling by becoming the first state to ...and more »

The benefits and harms of marijuana, explained by the most thorough research review yet - Vox

Marijuana has been with humans in some way or another for thousands of years. But after all this time, there is still a lot of public debate about what, exactly, pot's risks and benefits are. A recent review of the research from the National Academies ...and more »

Marijuana's Health Effects? Top Scientists Weigh In - NPR

So far, more than half of all U.S. states have legalized marijuana for medical use, and eight (plus the District of Columbia) have legalized the drug for recreational use. Varieties of cannabis available today are more potent than ever and come in many ...and more »

US report cites the good and bad on marijuana - UPI.com

THURSDAY, Jan. 12, 2017 -- Current medical science has proven there are legitimate medical uses for marijuana and cannabis-derived drugs, a new report from the National Academy of Sciences states. Conclusive or substantial scientific evidence has shown ...and more »

What are the risks and benefits of cannabis use? New report sheds light - Medical News Today

Cannabis is a drug derived from the plant Cannabis sativa. It is most commonly used in the form of marijuana, which is produced from the dried leaves of the cannabis plant. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, marijuana is the most ...and more »

The Trump Cannabis Report - Santa Barbara Independent

Our friends at MJBizDaily.com have done an exhaustive study on the possible effects the Trump administration might have on the future of the cannabis industry, aka “How Trump Will Affect the $5 Billion Medical Marijuana and Recreational Cannabis ...and more »