Tag: marijuana

Are we Ready for “Pharmaceutical Strength Marijuana?”

Are we Ready for “Pharmaceutical Strength Marijuana?”

January 9, 2014 | by

From treating cancer to addiction, cannabis compounds have the ability and the potential to change the world of health care. But, are you ready?

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5 FAQs About Recreational Marijuana in Colorado

5 FAQs About Recreational Marijuana in Colorado

January 8, 2014 | by

Colorado’s recent legalization of marijuana has led to many questions. Here are a few things you need to know about pot in Colorado.

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History: First Legal Marijuana Shops Open in Colorado Jan 1

History: First Legal Marijuana Shops Open in Colorado Jan 1

January 5, 2014 | by

Last Wednesday, marijuana consumers in Colorado made history when they lined up outside of dispensaries to purchase the first legal recreational pot.

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Could Marijuana Hold the Key to Treating Brain Damage from Alcoholism?

Could Marijuana Hold the Key to Treating Brain Damage from Alcoholism?

December 29, 2013 | by

A recent study indicates that cannabidiol in cannabis may be able to treat, ward off, and even reverse brain damage caused by alcohol consumption.

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Voters Support Marijuana While Feds Continue Costly Raids

Voters Support Marijuana While Feds Continue Costly Raids

December 26, 2013 | by

While more states and cities approve the use of marijuana, the federal government continues to perform costly raids despite claims to be hands-off.

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4 Hidden Costs of the Drug War: How the War on Drugs Hurts Us All

4 Hidden Costs of the Drug War: How the War on Drugs Hurts Us All

December 23, 2013 | by

In addition to the obvious effects of the War on Drugs like increased prison populations, here are 4 hidden drug war effects we don’t normally hear about.

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Marijuana Compounds Found to ‘Protect Nervous System’ Against MS

Marijuana Compounds Found to ‘Protect Nervous System’ Against MS

December 21, 2013 | by

A study found that cannabinoids within cannabis can help treat multiple sclerosis-like diseases by preventing inflammation in the brain and spinal cord.

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Uruguay Becomes World’s First to Legalize Marijuana Nationwide

Uruguay Becomes World’s First to Legalize Marijuana Nationwide

December 16, 2013 | by

Marijuana advocates across Uruguay are in celebration as they became the first in the world to legalize the possession and sale of marijuana nationwide.

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World’s First: Retail License for Marijuana Sales Issued in Colorado

World’s First: Retail License for Marijuana Sales Issued in Colorado

December 13, 2013 | by

Recently, a business owner in Colorado received the world’s first marijuana retail license, and will begin selling recreational pot on January 1, 2014.

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Risky Healing: Making Your Own Medicinal Cannabis/Hemp Oil

Risky Healing: Making Your Own Medicinal Cannabis/Hemp Oil

December 6, 2013 | by

You can make cannabis/hemp oil to treat numerous conditions, if you can legally use the plant. Here are some videos showing you how it is done.

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