The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids

“Debates on the potential benefits and harms of cannabis has raged on for decades. You can find thousands of websites that warns about dangers and websites that falsely exalt cannabis as a magical cure for all diseases. But what are the facts behind the ideological propaganda?

It is difficult to study cannabis because it is illegal in many places and the research that has been done suffers from many methodological problems. Yet recently, a new large review of the available evidence (spanning more than 400 pages) was published by the National Academies Press that attempts to summarize the current research and propose new directions.”

The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids