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The Economic and Social Benefits and Costs of Legalising Recreational Cannabis in Queensland

This micro report from bluegreen economics in Brisbane, outlines the costs and benefits associated with legalising cannabis use in Queensland. Executive Summary Cannabis has been consumed in Queensland in large amounts for many decades. However, consuming cannabis for recreational purposes is currently illegal. Queensland has the highest number of cannabis related arrests of any Australian […]

Introduction to the endo cannabinoid system

The following content has been compiled by Ethan Russo, MD. Medical Director, Phytecs. Introduction to the Endocannabinoid System. The endocannabinoid system (ECS) is an essential regulator of bodily function in its many facets. There is hardly any physiological process that is not affected by it to some degree. It is surprising then to realize that […]

Peer Reviewed Resources

The following resources have been compiled to assist medical professionals with their individual research into the use cases of cannabis, benefits and side effects. EC has taken care to ensure that the resources are peer reviewed and high quality academic resources, but EC takes no responsibility for any corrections or statistical errors that the publishers […]