Category Archives: South Carolina

Medical University of South Carolina To Launch New Psychedelic Research Center

Expanding access to legal cannabis and a surge of research into medical cannabis-based treatments have brought with them a renewed interest in the healing powers of another class of mind-altering substances: psychedelics. Cultural attitudes toward psychedelic drugs and experiences are shifting dramatically, and psychedelic-based treatments are rapidly gaining legitimacy among medical and health professionals. But […]

Hemp-derived CBD quickly becoming all the rage across SC as policy evolves

Suddenly, it seems, CBD is everywhere. At an upscale downtown Charleston hotel, guests can get a soothing massage with the hemp-derived oil at the lodging’s spa. Up on King Street, a new retailer is setting up shop to sell what’s been touted as a magical elixir that can reduce anxiety, help inflammation and generally promote […]

Religious Leaders in South Carolina Voice Support for Medical Marijuana

Lawmakers in South Carolina are currently considering a new bill that would legalize medical marijuana. So far, the bill has seen support both among legislators and the general public. And now, the bill has formally received support from a potentially important social group. This week, a group of leaders from a number of different religious […]