Rob Hoffman is a health and drug policy reporter at Herb. His work has also appeared in Politico, ThinkProgress, and Fusion.
The majority of physicians in the U.S. feel completely unprepared to talk marijuana with their patients.
The products are being marketed at Lidl as a more ‘relaxing’ alternative to tobacco.
Despite research showing otherwise, Dr. Nora Volkow still believes legalization increases harmful teen use.
The research on cannabis for opioid use disorder is growing rapidly.
Patient stories are driving progress, even if there’s little research to back them.
Most med schools still don’t teach physicians about medical marijuana.
It’s putting money behind candidates for governor, Congress, and state legislatures.
The rally was a part of the global “Marijuana March,” with similar events taking place around the world.
They’re not subject to the same regulations as the rest of the U.S.
It kept him calm during a heart attack.
The study aimed to find out if the disproportionate effect of “The War on Drugs,” influenced Americans’ beliefs and opinions on cannabis legalization.
According to a report by The Intercept, the rise of marijuana arrests in many states has been dramatic.
It’s the largest private donation ever given to cannabis research in the U.S.
Researchers from Washington State University took a step closer to proving that cannabis could be an effective treatment for depression and anxiety.
Marijuana-related ER visits among teens have been growing since legalization.
Adults, 50 and older, have seen the greatest increase in marijuana use in recent decades.
A growing number of adolescents are switching from cigarettes to e-cigs.
He spent 10 days behind bars until his doctor could prove he’s a patient.
Currently, patients can only use marijuana in pill, oil, topical, tincture, or liquid form.
The Attorney General has been stubbornly standing in the way of progress.