Martin Shkreli is the Internet's villain of the week. After buying and then immediately jacking up the price of a drug that treats a potentially deadly parasite, he's become a sneering meme in social media, a think-piece punching bag, and a polic
Carly Fiorino claimed in the CNN debate that drug addiction killed her daughter and then stated that marijuana is not safer than alcohol... but Reality Check, marijuana had nothing to do with her daughter's death... but alcohol did
Upon hearing the news in 2003, one sales rep decided to quit, disillusioned by the corruption she had become an acolyte for. As her eyes were opened and her life journey pressed on, it became apparent that her greatest desires for truth in medicine w
Josh Pollack put two of his favorite things together to create a bagel and lox breakfast that will get your stoned – and he's looking at matzah ball soup next
Nevertheless, these same chains continue to sell soda pop, sugar-filled snack items and other harmful consumer products that end up creating lifelong legal drug addicts.
Last month, researchers at Stanford University announced that they were able to create a form of yeast that produce a number of different psychoactive compounds, including THC, one of the primary components found in marijuana.
Police unsure if the incident, where 29 homeopaths were found to be intoxicated with LSD-like drug, was an accident or experiment gone wrong
Newly-appointed DEA chief Chuck Rosenberg recently said that he believes that "marijuana is dangerous" and that it should remain classified as a hardcore Schedule I drug with no medical use.
Sri Kavuru is a consummate marijuana activist. He studied the political and economic consequences of the country's war on drugs at the University of Cincinnati and became convinced that if Ohio launched a medical marijuana program, it could reduce
State and city legislators joined forces on Thursday to demand that online retailers such as eBay and Craigslist stop selling the dangerous synthetic marijuana known as K2.
OxyContin is a HIGHLY addictive opioid responsible for 17,000 deaths in 2011. Is it truly intelligent to prescribe it to 5th graders?
Is There A Link Between Mass Shootings and Anti-Depressants?
Here is a fascinating clip from a National Geographic documentary 'Cannabis for kids', which explored the stories of various sick children whose parents turned to marijuana therapy to help them overcome their illnesses.
The developer behind a Canadian university's online course for prospective cannabis professionals offers key advice for success in the newly legal business
Waking up to the cynical truth about the corrupt, backscratching, revolving door relationships between the FDA (and other agencies) and the Big Pharma and Big Agra industries has been difficult to face, as the problem is so pervasive as to affect the
Studies have indicated that Ayahuasca, the psychoactive brew that has been ritualistically ingested by indigenous tribes since before recorded history could potentially help in the fight against diabetes.
In addition to keeping you awake
ResponsibleOhio's marijuana legalization constitutional amendment was certified Wednesday by the Ohio secretary of state. It will appear as Issue 3 on the statewide ballot for the general election on Nov. 3.
So-called smart drugs or "nootropics" might have a roaring internet trade already, but there's still little consensus on how effective most substances actually are at enhancing cognitive function in people who are healthy but just want a bit of
When it comes to problems in the bedroom, men have long had several pharmaceutical options--but women were typically out of luck. That begins to change today.
Oregon is the twenty-fourth state in just over a year to enact "right to try" legislation allowing doctors to prescribe experimental drugs to terminally ill patients who have run out of other options for treatment.
Are you in enough pain to swallow this pill? Stanford scientists have developed a new way of creating painkiller components like hydrocodone by injecting 23 different engineered genes from plants, bacteria, and rats into yeast.
With the shameful record of having only one sham of a study on the safety of Thimerosal back in the 1920s, Eli Lilly has had the gall to insist upon the safety of their products ?" even as its mercury preservative remains a key suspect in increasin
Since Colorado legalized weed in 2012, sales have continued to increase while crime rates have plummeted.
The study found that music can release natural chemicals and pain relievers in the brain that work quicker and better than drugs do.
So far in the US, 23 states and Washington, D.C. have legalized cannabis for medical use. Direct benefits are continuously being discovered and confirmed, such as cannabis oil successfully treating epilepsy.
Ohio will vote on a constitutional amendment to legalize marijuana in November, state officials announced Wednesday..
By combining compounds from cannabis and vitamin A, a team of Australian researchers has uncovered a promising new approach to fat-busting medication. The team's work may pave the way for obesity treatments with fewer side effects than current medica
The fires may cause a familiar smell but onlookers are more likely to get sick than high, a fire official says, and small operations could be destroyed