Study: Cannabidiol-Based Medication Reduces Intense Seizures by 50%

In a recent study, cannabidiol (CBD) reduced the number of seizures by half in children and adults with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS), a severe form of epilepsy.


Italian Farmers Turn to Cannabis to Fight Soil Contamination

Farmers in a region of Italy have a unique use for cannabis. It seems that the low-THC hemp helps decontaminate polluted soil. Here is how.


Jeff Sessions: Pot “Only Slightly Less Awful” than Heroin

Attorney General Jeff Sessions showed off his anti-marijuana efforts yet again when he said that marijuana is “only slightly less awful” than heroin.


Will 2017 be the Year That New York Legalizes Marijuana?

In New York, state lawmakers recently introduced bills A3506 and S3040 aimed at legalizing, regulating, and taxing marijuana for people age 18 and older.


Is the DEA Trying to Exert Authority over Marijuana Extracts? *Updated*

The DEA’s latest move has some pot advocates fearing the administration is trying to extend its authority over all cannabinoids.


NY Police Seize HUGE 8-Foot-Tall Marijuana Plants in Big Bust

Police in East New York recently busted a man for growing over 80 marijuana plants, some of which were more than 8 feet tall.


Pennsylvania Senate Unanimously Passes Industrial Hemp Bill

Recent passage of hemp bills in Pennsylvania and Hawaii signal a tipping point in the country’s attitude on cannabis-related products.


Major Hemp Bill Unanimously Moves Forward in Hawaii

A bill allowing private farmers to grow and sell industrial hemp, which has many renewable uses, has passed Hawaii’s House of Representatives.


New Jersey School First in Nation to Allow Medical Marijuana

Recently, another 17-year old has won a legal battle in New Jersey to consume cannabis oil during her school lunch period.


Win! Industrial Hemp Now Legal in North Carolina

In a huge game-changing move for the US, North Carolina has recently legalized the cultivation and manufacturing of industrial hemp.


Vermont School Nurse Refuses to Give Child Cannabis Oil for Seizures

A mother of a child suffering horrible seizures found cannabis oil to be the answer, but her school nurse refused to give such medication to the girl.


6 of the Best Natural Remedies for Arthritis

Here are 6 of the best natural remedies for arthritis to reduce inflammation in the body. Expensive pharmaceutical drugs are not needed.


Another State Joins ‘Hemp Pilot Program’ Allowing Farmers to Grow Hemp

Minnesota has now joined other states participating in the industrial hemp pilot program set forth via the relatively recently passed Farm Act.


Congress Votes to End War on Marijuana

Is marijuana legalization in the US about to happen? It seems with the action on Capitol Hill lately, that the war on marijuana is about to finally cease.


Breaking: Oregon Farmer Gets First Hemp Growing License in 75 Years

Finally, a farmer in Oregon has received the first permit to legally grow industrial hemp that has been issued by state regulators for over 75 years.


Marijuana Backed By More Studies Than Most FDA Approved Pharma Drugs

Hundreds of studies done on marijuana far exceed most FDA-backed pharmaceutical drugs, many of which have only one clinical trial.


Hemp Festival in Portland Denied 2015 Permit

Despite the recent legalization of cannabis in Oregon, ‘authorities’ are doing their best to squash the rising tide of support for marijuana and hemp.