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Health

Health

Medical Cannabis System So Tricky, 'Doctor Google' Used By Epilepsy Patients

4 min read

Australian doctors lack knowledge about medical cannabis, a leading epilepsy group has said, as it launches a new tool to educate those with the condition about how marijuana could help in their treatment.

News

News

A Giant Cannabis Plant Was Put Up At Martin Place Overnight, Here's Why

2 min read

Local artists erected a 9 metre tall cannabis sculpture at the iconic Sydney location in a bid to keep the debate going about the legalisation of cannabis.

National

National

A Family's Anguish Turns To Hope Thanks To Cannabis Trial

2 min read

It hasn't been an easy road for the team running Australia's first medicinal cannabis trial to treat Tourette's Syndrome. 

National

National

What Happens To Past Convictions When Cannabis Is Legalised?

4 min read

When Canada became the latest country to legalise cannabis last year, it was widely hailed a turning point, away from the so-called 'war on drugs'.

Health

Health

Cannabis Before Sex Means More Orgasms For Women, Says Study

3 min read

A study has found that women who use cannabis before sex are twice as likely to have an orgasm.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Olivia Newton-John Clears Up Rumours About Her Health

2 min read

Earlier in the year reports circulated that Olivia Newton-John was "close to death" following her ongoing battle with cancer.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Olivia Newton-John's Family Break Silence On Health Rumours

1 min read

After reports began to surface that Olivia Newton-John was close to death, members of her family have come forward to set the record straight.

National

National

The ACT Is Just One Vote Away From Legalising Marijuana

2 min read

Possessing up to 50 grams of cannabis or four marijuana plants for personal use could soon be legal in the Australian Capital Territory.

National

National

Medical Cannabis To Be Used In World-First Trial To Treat Brain Cancer

1 min read

A Queensland researcher has teamed-up with internationally renowned neurosurgeon Dr Charlie Teo to look at whether oral medicinal cannabis could affect tumour growth.

World

World

Recreational Marijuana Is Now Legal In Canada

1 min read

The North American nation joins Uruguay as the only two countries in the world to legalise cannabis for recreational use.

National

National

Cannabis Clinics Won't Solve Anything For Those Who Can't Afford It

3 min read

Medicinal marijuana advocates have cautiously welcomed the opening of cannabis clinics in Australian cities, but warn they will do little to solve issues around access and cost for patients who benefit from the drug.

World

World

Coca-Cola Is Exploring The Cannabis Market

2 min read

The company is "closely watching" the growth of the use of a non-psychoactive element of cannabis in wellness drinks.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Olivia Newton-John Battling Cancer For The Third Time

1 min read

The 69-year-old also revealed her natural treatments for pain management.

Health

Health

Mother: Medication Makes It Worse But Cannabis Saves Her Life

4 min read

Study finds "huge unmet clinical need" for children with epilepsy

Health

Health

Aussie Doctors Don't Know How To Prescribe Medical Cannabis

5 min read

Claims the "stunningly cumbersome" system is fuelling black market

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Aussie Cannabis-Infused Skincare Hits Shelves In UK

2 min read

Live 420 every day, or at least when you're washing your face.

Politics

Politics

Canada Just Legalised Recreational Marijuana

3 min read

Sale, purchase, and cultivation of four plants at home will be allowed.

Politics

Politics

Northern Territory To 'Explore' Decriminalising Marijuana

3 min read

"We're probably behind the conversation in some respects around how you deal with drugs in this country", the NT chief minister said.

News

News

Medical Cannabis Cost Means This Mum Might 'End Up On The Street'

6 min read

Marina Spence is paying $533 every six days for her daughter's medicine