Search Tag: Cannabis Stories




Smoking cessation for cannabis users: The SSA talks to Hannah Walsh
Hannah Walsh is a mental health nurse, and a PhD candidate at the Florence...
Created On: 10 December 2020   (Last updated: 08 December 2020)
Research Treatment & therapies
United Nations reschedules cannabis
On Wednesday 2 December 2020, the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs voted to remove...
Created On: 03 December 2020   (Last updated: 03 December 2020)
News Policy
Flashback Friday: Suzi Gage talks about medical cannabis
This week we go back one year to the 2019 SSA conference. Here Dr...
Created On: 16 October 2020   (Last updated: 30 October 2020)
Researchers Treatment & therapies
Collecting data from cannabis users
  “We should care about cannabis users’ perceptions and opinions. The more we listen,...
Created On: 06 October 2020   (Last updated: 14 October 2020)
Research Researchers
Hong Kong’s first cannabidiol (CBD) café
The first cannabidiol (CBD) café is due to open in Hong Kong in October...
Created On: 21 September 2020   (Last updated: 07 October 2020)
CBD as a treatment for cannabis use disorder: a randomised controlled trial
by Ryan Turner, a Laidlaw & Dr Gerald Swyer Scholar and a UCL Medical...
Created On: 26 August 2020   (Last updated: 27 May 2022)
Research Treatment & therapies
Flashback Friday: an interview with Dr Nora Volkow
Dr Nora Volkow is Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and...
Created On: 21 August 2020   (Last updated: 27 May 2022)
Interview Policy Research
Cannabis potency research: Tom Freeman talks to the SSA
“Some of the work that I’ve been doing with the SSA is to develop...
Created On: 06 August 2020   (Last updated: 30 May 2022)
Research Researchers
Completing an SSA fellowship: Dr Tom Freeman talks to the SSA
Dr Tom Freeman is a Senior Lecturer at the university of Bath and finished...
Created On: 30 July 2020   (Last updated: 26 May 2022)
Funding Interview Researchers
COVID-19, German cannabis exports, Botswana bans tobacco and more…
Global addiction news from the Addiction journal website. Updated every week.
Created On: 05 May 2020   (Last updated: 24 April 2022)