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Fatty meal might affect how you absorb CBD

The investigators compared CBD concentrations in epilepsy patients who were taking 99 percent pure CBD capsules after they fasted and after they had a high-fat breakfast (such as a breakfast burrito).
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States taxing medical-use marijuana costing patients, experts say

The New Jersey Senate voted to pass the bill last week and sent it to the Assembly. The proposal, which would phase out the state's medical pot tax by 2025, appeared dead -- but was reintroduced after insistence from Sen. Robert Singer. The Senate proposal would also would expand the state's m...

Medical marijuana may help children with autism

Kids treated with either a whole-plant cannabis extract or a pure combination of cannabidiol, or CBD, and tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, experienced a significant improvement in their symptoms, compared with a control group given a placebo, researchers said.

The kids were treated for tw...

Study: 1 in 3 young adults suffers from loneliness in U.S.

If people are using social media to forge connections in addition to old-fashioned face time, that's one thing. But, Maddux said, if they just passively scroll through people's photos of their fabulous vacations -- or have online connections that are otherwise "unsatisfying" -- that's differen...

U.S. opioid overdose deaths quadruple, centered in 8 states

"Although opioid-related mortality has been stereotyped as a rural, low-income phenomenon concentrated among Appalachian or Midwestern states, it has spread rapidly, particularly among the Eastern states," the researchers wrote.
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Study: Illicit opioid deaths to rise by 147 percent by 2025

By 2025, deaths from illicit opioid abuse are expected to skyrocket by 147 percent, up from 2015, according to a study published Friday in the Journal of the American Medical Association.googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-ad-inread'); });

"Efforts to curb the epidem...