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What is cannabis?

Cannabis refers to a group of three plants with psychoactive properties, known as Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica, and Cannabis ruderalis. When the flowers of these plants are harvested and dried, you’re left with one of the most common drugs in the world. Cannabis is usually consumed for its relaxing and calming effects. In some U.S. states, it’s also prescribed to help with a range of medical conditions, including chronic pain, glaucoma, and poor appetite. Keep in mind that while cannabis comes from a plant and is considered natural, it can still have strong effects, both positive and negative.   (Healthline)

 

 

 

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The Path Forward for Cannabis Legalization Nationwide | SXSW 2021    

Scientists Discover The Origins of Cannabis | Cannabis New 2021     

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Articles

Articles

Gov. Pritzker Signs Most Equity-Centric Law in Nation to Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis | Press release/Illinois.gov

7 facts about Americans and marijuana | Pew Research Center  

After 50 Years, U.S. Opens The Door To More Cannabis Crops For Scientists | NPR                 

Cannabis (Marijuana) and Cannabinoids: What You Need To Know | NIH 

Cannabis smoking lounges off to successful start in Illinois. | Chicago Tribune 

CBD vs THC vs Cannabis: What’s the Difference Between Them? | Drugs.com

Types of Weed (Cannabis) and Strains | Verywell Mind

What are the Health Benefits of CBD—Cannabidiol? | Health  

Everything you need to know about cannabis | Medical News Today

FTC and CBD: Latest case challenges unproven health claims | FTC    

H.R.3884 – MORE Act of 2020 Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment & Expungement Act | Congress.gov

Illinois Marijuana Sales on the Rise Again, With $132 Million of Cannabis Sold in April | ETFMG

Is marijuana safe and effective as medicine? | NIH

Medical Marijuana FAQ | Web MD  

MORE Act: Federal Cannabis Legalization Reintroduced in House | JD Supra  

Not Your Grandmother’s Marijuana | Yale School of Medicine

Questions still surround cannabis use and public health | AMA  

A Quick Take on Cannabis and Its Effects | Healthline  

Substance Use – Marijuana | Medline Plus      

What Is Marijuana? | NIH   

What You Need to Know (And What We’re Working to Find Out) About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-derived Compounds, Including CBD | USFDA