Are you numbing your empathy, too?

If you’re like most Americans and experience the occasional headache or muscle pain, chances are you’ve probably taken acetaminophen to find some relief. But new research shows the drug might come with an unexpected side effect. In addition to easing physical pain, it may also affect your ability to feel other people’s pain — your […]

Replacing Prescription Pills With Cannabis!

Patients with legal access to medical marijuana reduce their consumption of conventional pharmaceuticals, according to a demographic review of patient characteristics published online in the Journal of Psychoactive Drugs. Investigators affiliated with the Medical Marijuana Research Institute in Mesa surveyed responses from 367 state-qualified patients recruited from four Arizona medical cannabis dispensaries. Respondents were more […]