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Medical Cannabis: Overview

New Reports and Research

Current Articles in PubMed

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Laws, Regulations, and Policies

Research Sources

New York Times: Current Articles on Marijuana and Medical Marijuana

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For Parents and Schools



In reference to the drug - marijuana, cannabinoids, and cannabis.

In reference to the plant - Cannabis

  • Cannabis Sativa
  • Cannnabis Indica

Main chemicals:

  • THC (tetrahydrocannabinol, or delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol)
  • CBD (Cannabidiol)

Slang:  "420 Day:  Why Are There So Many Slang Terms for Weed?"

Sativa v. Indica

Sativa vs Indica