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# thc - Yesterday’s News

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

Thu 5:44 PM 21,905 Views 30 Comments

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

# thc - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

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

Wed 7:04 PM 32,430 Views 0 Comments

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

# thc - Sunday 9 May, 2021

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

Sun 12:05 AM 71,317 Views 219 Comments

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

# thc - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

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 36,365 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.

# thc - Friday 11 October, 2019

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 46,727 Views 41 Comments

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

# thc - Friday 21 April, 2017

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 50,561 Views 208 Comments

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

# thc - Monday 20 March, 2017

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 43,959 Views 46 Comments

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

# thc - Thursday 5 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 5th 2015, 3:15 PM 48,959 Views 161 Comments

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

# thc - Saturday 11 January, 2014

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 942,690 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.

# thc - Saturday 27 April, 2013

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 33,466 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?

# thc - Saturday 3 November, 2012

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

Israel pushing ahead in medical marijuana industry

Nov 3rd 2012, 12:35 PM 21,623 Views 59 Comments

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