In Austria, cannabis has been voted medicinal plant of the year, prompting a fresh look at research developments. Since the widespread legalisation of medicinal cannabis, there has been an increase in data on the once prohibited plant. Many studies confirm what patients already knew, some dispel old myths, and some surprise even self-proclaimed hemp experts.
A year ago we reported on “Ten Amazing Cannabis Studies” and now, due to the rapid developments, we have decided to scrutinise the latest cannabis studies and figures in 2018 as well.
This article represents just a small selection of current studies on cannabis. After all, the current state of research is not as bad as is often claimed. Back in 2010, NORML Director Paul Armentano described cannabis as one of the best-researched substances. In this context he was referring to over 20,000 studies and scientific works on cannabis and cannabinoids.
Sativa and Indica – all just a fake?
In September, cannabinoid researcher Ethan Russo presented what is now the third…