Value of Medical Marijuana for Mental Health Questioned

A meta-analysis of more than 80 studies from the past four decades finds weak evidence to support the use of medicinal cannabis to treat anxiety, depression, and other mental health disorders. So far, research has failed to provide convincing evidence of the efficacy of medicinal cannabis treatments to alleviate symptoms associated with mental illnesses such […]

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Johns Hopkins Launches Research Center on Psychedelics

The facility, focused on finding treatments for mental health disorders, will be the first of its kind in the US. Last Wednesday (September 4), Johns Hopkins Medicine announced the launch of the Center for Psychedelic and Consciousness Research, which will focus on using psychedelic compounds such as LSD, ketamine, and psilocybin to treat mental health […]

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