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  • "Modafinil, which is typically used to treat sleep disorders, is a cognitive enhancer."
  • "Out of all cognitive processes, modafinil was found to improve decision-making and planning the most in the 24 studies."
  • Meta-analysis from researchers at the University of Oxford and Harvard Medical School.
  • MDMA useful in psychotherapy for people suffering from severe anxiety; "produces in users a sense of calm, trust and confidence."
  • "Trial is part of a larger $20 million plan to make MDMA an FDA-approved prescription medicine by 2021."
  • "Growing resurgence in therapeutic psychedelic drug usage in the medical community."
  • "Exhaustive study using over 24 years of data from over a million teenagers in 48 states found no evidence that legalized medical marijuana led to teenagers using pot more."
  • “Our findings provide the strongest evidence to date that marijuana use by teenagers does not increase after a state legalizes medical marijuana," said Deborah Hasin, Professor at Columbia University Medical Center in New York.
  • global market for cancer drugs has topped $100 billion in annual sales
  • projected $147 billion by 2018 according to a new report by the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics
  • In 1990, 1/2 of cancer patients survived for five years after diagnosis. Today, 2/3 survive.
  • Texas House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee approved legislation that would make it legal to buy and sell marijuana in the state
  • The move came 2 days after the same panel voted 4-2 in favor of a bill to decriminalize marijuana
  • Globalized drug scene has grown complex with explosion of new synthetic drugs called "legal highs"
  • Synthetic drugs are constantly evolving to stay ahead of lawmakers, labeled as “incense”, “research chemicals” or “potpourri” and marked not for human consumption to be sold legally
  • Peter Thiel, one of the early investors in Facebook, Lyft and Spotify, is turning his attention to marijuana.
  • The industry is proving to be big business: Colorado marijuana stores are selling about $30 million worth of pot a month
  • Founders Fund announced Thursday that it has made a multi-million-dollar investment in Privateer Holdings, the world's first private equity firm investing exclusively in the legal use of marijuana
  • Peter Thiel, investor in Facebook, Lyft and Spotify, announced his fund will invest millions in Privateer Holdings
  • Privateer Holdings is the world's first private equity firm investing exclusively in legal cannibis
  • Four states have legalized recreational marijuana and voters in District of Columbia recently approved legalization
  • National survey finds that 52% say that the use of marijuana should be made legal while 45% say it should not
  • 65% of Millennials favor legalizing the use of marijuana, up from just 36% in 2008
  • Since 1994, the percentage of Baby Boomers favoring marijuana legalization has doubled, from 24% to 50%
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