The evidence is mounting—despite the legendary munchies, marijuana does not make people fat.
So much for the munchies. Recently published data from Canada shows that a steady diet of cannabis is associated with smaller waistlines.
We'd love to know, for scientific purposes, when the munchies set in for you.
Research published today in Nature proposes a cellular mechanism by which the munchies work. The author found a strange and seemingly contradictory result: THC stimulates appetite by regulating a group of neurons that normally suppresses appetite.
First Dewitos, now the world? PepsiCo, the parent company of Doritos, started its foray into frankenfoods with Taco Bell’s astoundingly popular Locos Tacos. And this fall, college kids across the country were given samples of Doritos-flavore...