Can Cannabis Be Considered a Psychedelic?

Can Cannabis Be Considered a Psychedelic?

click to enlarge Since Berkeley author Michael Pollan published his new book, How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence, in May, there’s been a surge of renewed interest in the potential for psychedelic drugs to treat …

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Myths and misconceptions about cannabis

Myths and misconceptions about cannabis

  T here have been many misconceptions, misunderstandings and disinformation surrounding cannabis. Furthermore, some people determine their attitudes towards cannabis based on generalisations that arise from the use of the plant and its products.   Gateway to harmful drugs Many people are of the view that cannabis use is likely …

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Cannabis oil wait girl admitted to hospital

Cannabis oil wait girl admitted to hospital

Image caption Sophia Gibson, from Newtownards, County Down, suffers from Dravet Syndrome A seven-year-old girl who is waiting to hear if she can be treated with medicinal cannabis oil has been admitted to intensive care. Sophia Gibson, from Newtownards, County Down, suffers from a genetic condition which can lead to …

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