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Current CMCR studies
Current studies examine the effects of cannabis on pain and the potential benefits of CBD tinctures in the treatment of autistic children as well as public safety issues surrounding the use of cannabis and cannabinoids. The CMCR has recently funded 5 new research studies and as recruitment begins, the details of those studies can be found here.

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Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research Studies at UCSD

Current studies examine the effects of cannabis on pain and the potential benefits of CBD tinctures in the treatment of autistic children as well as public safety issues surrounding the use of cannabis and cannabinoids. The CMCR has recently funded 5 new research studies and as recruitment begins, the details of those studies can be found here: https://www.cmcr.ucsd.edu/

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Cannabidiol (CBD) — what we know and what we don’t

Cannabidiol (CBD) has been recently covered in the media, and you may have even seen it as an add-in booster to your post-workout smoothie or morning coffee. What exactly is CBD? Why is it suddenly so popular?

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A Visit With Raphael Mechoulam, the Israeli Godfather of Cannabinoid Research

It smelled like weed as I walked past a grassy, tree-shaded area recently near a water fountain and benches at Hadassah Medical Center in Ein Kerem, an affiliate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. I smirked; the campus atmosphere was quiet and studious, but it seemed even the world’s highest ranking academics like to get hig

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