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#THC

# thc - This year 2022

Test action challenging ban on products containing THC opens
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Test action challenging ban on products containing THC opens

Jul 14th 2022, 7:27 PM 11,127 Views 0 Comments

The chemical, Tetrahydrocannabinol, is the psychoactive constituent of cannabis.

Dozens of cannabis-derived products recalled since 2021, with newer CBD items seen as 'problematic'
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Dozens of cannabis-derived products recalled since 2021, with newer CBD items seen as 'problematic'

Feb 18th 2022, 12:05 AM 32,297 Views 28 Comments
  • The FSAI has so far issued recalls on 90 different CBD products since 2019, Stephen McDermott writes.
  • The authority has found many products containing THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis.
  • Affected products include CBD oil, CBD paste, hemp juice powder, hemp tea, food supplements and even hemp whiskey and gin.

# thc - Last year 2021

FSAI recalls food supplements due to unsafe levels of THC
# Recall
# Recall

FSAI recalls food supplements due to unsafe levels of THC

Sep 15th 2021, 7:18 PM 27,433 Views 19 Comments

THC is the active ingredient in cannabis which gets users high.

CBD products being recalled in Ireland because they contain too much THC
# High Alert
# High Alert

CBD products being recalled in Ireland because they contain too much THC

Jul 27th 2021, 5:14 PM 54,272 Views 52 Comments

THC is the active ingredient which gets users high.

All batches of hemp oil product being recalled due to unsafe THC levels
# Intension Premium Quality
# Intension Premium Quality

All batches of hemp oil product being recalled due to unsafe THC levels

May 13th 2021, 5:44 PM 23,745 Views 32 Comments

THC is the active substance in cannabis which results in a high.

Two children (aged 3 and 4) hospitalised after eating suspected cannabis jellies
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two children (aged 3 and 4) hospitalised after eating suspected cannabis jellies

May 12th 2021, 7:04 PM 33,184 Views 0 Comments

A person, who is not related to the children, is assisting gardaí in Coolock with their enquiries.

Blindboy Boatclub: If you're against cannabis in Ireland, you're against safe cannabis
# Opinion
# Opinion

Blindboy Boatclub: If you're against cannabis in Ireland, you're against safe cannabis

May 9th 2021, 12:05 AM 76,601 Views 222 Comments

The artist, author and podcaster asks if we should reconsider the prohibition model when it comes to cannabis use.

# thc - All time

Single dose of psychoactive component in cannabis could induce depressive and anxiety symptoms, study finds
# THC
# THC

Single dose of psychoactive component in cannabis could induce depressive and anxiety symptoms, study finds

Mar 18th 2020, 6:05 AM 36,426 Views 55 Comments

Writing in the Lancet Psychiatry, however, the lead author says the results shouldn’t be taken as meaning single doses of THC will lead to severe disorders.

Death toll from vaping-related lung injury in US rises to 26 as health officials name mystery illness
# EVALI
# EVALI

Death toll from vaping-related lung injury in US rises to 26 as health officials name mystery illness

Oct 11th 2019, 10:32 PM 46,770 Views 41 Comments

Earlier this week, a 17-year-old became the youngest person to die from the illness.

Vera Twomey stopped at Dublin Airport attempting to bring medicinal cannabis into the country
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Vera Twomey stopped at Dublin Airport attempting to bring medicinal cannabis into the country

Apr 21st 2017, 3:32 PM 50,798 Views 208 Comments

Twomey said she declared the medication and it was confiscated by customs officials.

Your 6 big questions about medicinal cannabis in Ireland... answered
# ONGOING DEBATE
# ONGOING DEBATE

Your 6 big questions about medicinal cannabis in Ireland... answered

Mar 20th 2017, 6:05 AM 44,014 Views 46 Comments

Vera Twomey can’t access medicinal cannabis for her daughter, but legislation is on the way.

Skunk is becoming more and more of a problem in Ireland  - it is not 'simply cannabis'
# THC
# THC

Skunk is becoming more and more of a problem in Ireland - it is not 'simply cannabis'

Mar 5th 2015, 3:15 PM 49,330 Views 163 Comments

Immediate action is needed to tackle the issue, drug campaigners say.

The positives and negatives: How marijuana affects your brain and body
# Legalised
# Legalised

The positives and negatives: How marijuana affects your brain and body

Jan 11th 2014, 5:00 PM 978,268 Views 164 Comments

While there are recreational uses and recognised medical applications of the drug, it can also be damaging to our bodies and minds.

How you get high: What marijuana does to your brain
# The Science Bit
# The Science Bit

How you get high: What marijuana does to your brain

Apr 27th 2013, 5:00 PM 33,722 Views 126 Comments

Leave aside the legal/illegal debate right now – if you do smoke weed, do you know exactly how it works on the body?

Israel pushing ahead in medical marijuana industry
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Israel pushing ahead in medical marijuana industry

Nov 3rd 2012, 12:35 PM 21,651 Views 59 Comments

The medical cannabis industry is expanding in Israel – fuelled by medical research, government encouragement, and liberal religious and secular attitudes.