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From California to Texas, DEA Cracks Down On Marijuana Wax

By John Lavitt

Despite its extreme potency and the dangers in making it, marijuana wax has been spreading across the country. MORE  

Hazy Outlook: The Struggle Between Employer Drug Testing and Legalized Marijuana

By Paul Gaita

If you legally use medical marijuana on your own time, should your employer be able to fire you for a failed drug test? MORE  

Study Shows THC May Protect Brain From Meth Abuse

By John Lavitt

THC can reduce the amount of brain inflammation caused by meth overloading proteins. MORE  

Recent Study Casts Doubt on THC Saliva Tests

By Paul Gaita

A positive THC test doesn't necessarily indicate recent marijuana use. MORE  

Reefer Madness on the Road

By Paul Gaita

Why reports of marijuana-fueled traffic fatalities flooding the mainstream media aren’t entirely accurate. MORE  

Smoking Style Linked to Risk of Marijuana Dependency

By Victoria Kim

A new study shows that it's not the amount of THC, but how much or how fast pot is smoked that determines one's reliance on weed. MORE  

Mother Allegedly Becomes First British Woman To Die From Cannabis Poisoning

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite overwhelming evidence that marijuana has medical benefits, the British media has hyped Gemma Moss' death into a cause célèbre. MORE  

Brooklyn Teens Critically Injured In Weed Experiment

By McCarton Ackerman

Both are in serious condition after suffering second- and third-degree burns while trying to toke up on butane-soaked pot. MORE  

Could Marijuana Treat Schizophrenia?

By Valerie Tejeda

Researchers find cannabidiol is as effective as standard antipsychotic drugs—with fewer side effects. MORE  

What Does Legal Pot Mean in Practice?

By Victoria Kim

Now that Colorado's pioneering recreational marijuana market is officially established, here's what residents can expect. MORE  

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