Annonces

‘Magic Mushrooms’ Show High Success Rate for Smoking Cessation

Source : http://www.thefix.com/content/magic-mushrooms-show-high-success-rate-smoking-cessation Though a small study, researchers found that taking psilocybin can have a positive effect on quitting smoking. According to a study published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology last week, psychedelic mushrooms helped 12 long-time cigarette smokers quit the habit and showed a unique promise that may lead ...

Pour en lire plus »

Canada’s pot policy needs to sober up

Source : http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/canadas-pot-policy-needs-to-sober-up/article20166378/ The air is thick with pot talk in Canadian political circles these days, but the rhetoric is so extreme – ranging from “pot kills” to “pot cures cancer” – that it’s sometimes hard to get a grip on what needs to be done. There are actually three ...

Pour en lire plus »

Sites d’injection: Coderre ira de l’avant, avec ou sans Ottawa

Source : http://www.lapresse.ca/actualites/montreal/201409/11/01-4799188-sites-dinjection-coderre-ira-de-lavant-avec-ou-sans-ottawa.php Qu’Ottawa le veuille ou non, des sites d’injection supervisés (SIS) verront bientôt le jour à Montréal, affirme le maire Denis Coderre. Se montrant plus prudente, la ministre déléguée à la Santé publique du Québec tempère ses ardeurs et dit vouloir attendre l’aval du gouvernement fédéral avant d’aller ...

Pour en lire plus »

Leading Anti-Marijuana Academics Are Paid By Painkiller Drug Companies

Source : https://news.vice.com/article/leading-anti-marijuana-academics-are-paid-by-painkiller-drug-companies As Americans continue to embrace pot—as medicine and for recreational use—opponents are turning to a set of academic researchers to claim that policymakers should avoid relaxing restrictions around marijuana. It’s too dangerous, risky, and untested, they say. Just as drug company-funded research has become incredibly controversial in ...

Pour en lire plus »