As per available reports about 219 journals, 5 Conferences, 43 workshops are presently dedicated exclusively to Marijuana Medicine and about 390 articles are being published on the current trends in Marijuana Medicine In terms of research annually, USA, India, Japan, Brazil and Canada are some of the leading countries where maximum studies related to Marijuana Medicine are being carried out. As reported in 390 articles, Marijuana, which comes from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa, is the most frequently used illegal drug in the U.S. About 4% of American adults smoke pot at least once a year. Roughly 1% of adults abuse pot, and one in 300 have a pot addiction. Most people smoke the plant's dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds. But marijuana also can be mixed into food or brewed as a tea. Marijuana goes by many street names, including pot, weed, and herb. Hash, a concentrated form of the drug, is short for hashish. The rates of marijuana smoking in adults have remained stable since the 1990s. However, the rates of addiction to pot have risen significantly over that same period. And, according to recent government studies, as many as 30% of today's teenagers are smoking marijuana.
The Journal of Marijuana Medicine is an academic journal – hosted by OMICS International – a pioneer in open access publishing–and is listed among the top 10 journals in Marijuana Medicine. Each year research scientists have noticed a rise in the number of congresses being held in this field. The Journal of Marijuana Medicine provides a unique platform to researchers and scientist to explore the advanced and latest research developments in the field of Marijuana Medicine thus bridging the gap between researchers and young scientists.
OMICS International – a pioneer in organizing international conferences .OMICS International is a pioneer and leading scientific event organizer, which publishes around 300 Open Access Journals and organizes over 100 Scientific Conferences all over the globe annually with the support from various scientific associations and 20,000 editorial board members. Since its inception,OMICS International has focused on meeting the needs of the scientific community, through strong tie-up with business and industry, while at the same time accomplishing international benchmarks and accreditation standards. OMICS International Conferences are integrated with workshops, symposia, trade shows and world congresses by bringing together people on a single platform thereby achieving its motto of escalating and enlightening the lamp of knowledge across the world in all the areas of Science, Medicine and Technology