This category needs to be renamed to be meaningful than “Miscellaneous” but it will do for now. Basically it’s intended for news, research, legal actions and other information about medical marijuana for the general, nonexpert audience: patients, jouralists, the curious, etc.

In Memoriam: Honoring Dr. Jim Brent’s Multifaceted Approach to Cannabis

Dr. Brent was a retired dentist and an avid herbalist, which framed most of the perspective for his research on cannabis and integrating it into the greater botanical medicine compendium.

Enabling Cannabis Access In Veterinary Medicine: Building International Awareness

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians and allied organizations held an inaugural bilingual International Veterinary Cannabis Roundtable Webinar to explore the current gaps in knowledge and expand collective wisdom.

Using Cannabis in End-of-Life Care

Dr. Genevieve Newton explores how cannabis therapeutics may be a beneficial addition to hospice and palliative care. Discover the science and hear from experts in the field.

Communication Using The Heart and Cannabis

James Brent, DDS explores how listening with the senses and tuning into our hearts allows us to have a special relationship with cannabis and other plants.

Calling the Cannabis Nurses Hotline

Cannabis nurses Eloise Theisen, NP and Katherine Golden, RN give an insider perspective of what it’s like to operate a free hotline aimed at educating patients and the general public on cannabis therapeutics.

ICESI University Announces Free Cannabis Science Course for Members of Indigenous Communities In Colombia

ICESI University in Cali, Colombia announced that it will be hosting a free day-long course on cannabis science for indigenous communities that have been historically discriminated.

Intro to the Endocannabinoid System

Dr. Sherry Yafai of the Releaf Institute gives the basics on the endocannabinoid system and cannabinoids. By the end of this lecture, participants will be able to describe the endocannabinoid system and relevant receptors, assess the current clinical evidence for cannabinoids as a therapeutic treatment option, and as well as discussing the need for further education for healthcare providers.

Cannabis, Anxiety & Depression

Dr. Genevieve Newton outlines the preclinical and clinical research on the applications of cannabis for anxiety and depression.

Canna Talk with Frye & Wilson King: Cannabis for Women’s Health, Pregnancy & Sexual Function

In the premier debut of Canna Talk with Frye & Wilson-King, Dr. Wilson King discusses cannabis, women’s health, pregnancy, breastfeeding, and sexual function.

Cannabis, Herbs & the Mind/Body Connection

James Brent, DDS outlines the mind/body connection and how cannabis and other herbs may help bring the gut and the brain into alignment.

Indicas versus sativas: A distinction without a difference

A student from Oakton Community College submitted a compelling answer to the question: what is the real difference between indicas and sativas?

The Gaping Hole in Medical Education on Cannabis

Sarah Mann, MD analyses the knowledge gap in medical schools on cannabis therapeutics and how education can empower both healthcare professionals and the patients that they serve.