Cannabis Research Focuses on Investigating 'Harms' of Plant

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According to an article published in Science magazine, the U.S., Canada and the U.K. spent a significant portion of research dollars studying the negative side effects rather than the potential benefits.


A new analysis of cannabis research spending in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom published in Science magazine found that half of the money spent on research goes toward investigating the potential negative side effects and ramifications of misuse of the plant.