Study Shows That THC Helps Combat Depression

THC Decreases Brain Activity In The Face Of Negative Stimuli A team of researchers from The Netherlands published this study in the journal European Neuropsychology this month; it...

Does Cannabis Use Lower Your IQ?

The manner in which cannabis affects IQ has long been a hotly debated topic. Policymakers, parents, researchers, and, of course, the media, passionately (and empathically) weigh in...
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What are the side effects of THC?

Too much of anything is too bad, and like everything else, this adage applies to cannabis too. You will encounter side effects even if you drink too...

Marijuana Suppositories: Putting Your Pot Where the Sun Don’t Shine

There are plenty of ways to consume medical marijuana. Some people smoke it, while others prefer to eat it in edibles. Others might use cannabis-infused oils and...

How (and Why) Your Brain Makes Its Own Cannabinoids

As you probably already know, unlike water, potatoes, and many top-selling pharmaceutical drugs, it's virtually impossible to fatally overdose on marijuana. What you might not realize, however, is...

CBD Cures: Postpartum Depression

What is Postpartum Depression (PPD)? The symptoms of PPD include depression, irritability, inability to sleep and mood swings. Though it’s unclear what causes PPD, most attribute it to...

The 5 Best Strains for Anxiety

Bubblegum Kush An 80% indica strain from Bulldog Seeds in the Netherlands, Bubblegum Kush is a cross between Bubble Gum and an undisclosed Kush. An easy-to-grow plant that...

What Marijuana Can – And Can’t – Do For Your Health

Cannabis may ease your chronic pain, but pass on the spliff if you’re worried about anxiety. Those are two takeaways from a federal advisory released Thursday by...

What Parents Need to Know About CBD Oil

THC and CBD are different. They're the two main compounds in the marijuana plant, but THC is psychoactive, and CBD is not, so you can get high and...

Shingles (herpes zoster) – Is Cannabis a Treatment Option?

Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Caused by the same virus that causes chicken pox affects the nerve endings in the skin. Usually occurs on the skin of the abdomen under the...

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer’s Protein From the Brain

An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid beta protein in the brain, which are...
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What’s The Best Way To Use Cannabis For Broken Bones?

Cannabis legalization is probably one of the most debated and discussed topics in the world today. The marijuana culture is spreading like wild fire through every continent....

Treating Pelvic Pain With Cannabis

Pain is one of our body’s ways of letting us know that something is wrong. Women in particular often experience pelvic pain, or pain below the belly button...

How Can I Start My Child on CBD Oil?

For general education, I can’t recommend enough Dr. Bonni Goldstein’s book, Cannabis Revealed. You can read extra tips for treating epilepsy from her here. Create a treatment plan and take good...

5 Prescription Drugs That Could Literally Replaced By Marijuana

The battle for Cannabis legalization still continues. Many people in the 21st century are making the move from prescription drugs to marijuana. In fact, more and more people...

You Can Get Cannabis Milk – And It’s Amazingly Good!

You Can Get Cannabis Milk! If you suffer from insomnia, anxiety or some sort of continuous pain, then you’ve probably tried self-medicating loads of times. Alcohol. Pain killers. You've...
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Have You Heard Of Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome?

Cannabis has existed on the face of this planet for millions of years. Human beings have trained this plant for personal use for over a thousand years...

Cannabis Use May Lower BMI

The Dangers of Obesity and Insulin Resistance Insulin is a hormone made in the pancreas and distributed throughout the body, which functions to help glucose (i.e. sugar) enter...
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Medical Cannabis – Treatment For Autistic Children

It is quite strange that at present no state in US categorizes Autism in the list of conditions for which medicinal cannabis can be used. Only with...

Is CBD The New Athletic Recovery Miracle?

First of All, What is CBD? The use of medical marijuana is a relatively new debate, especially considering cannabis is one of the oldest medicinal herbs known. In...

Can Cannabis Help Control Schizophrenia?

There has been an abundance of conflicting information about the potential relationship between schizophrenia and cannabis. A controversial study published in December suggests that smoking cannabis may...

Must-Know Facts About CBD Oil

Most people have heard of a chemical called THC, which is the ingredient in marijuana that gets users high. But recently, attention has shifted to another compound...
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These 5 ‘Untreatable’ Conditions Can be Treated by Cannabis.

Ever since weed was legalized, it’s been positioning itself as the go to solution when it comes to treatment against chronic diseases. Normally, when most people hear...

How to Use Cannabis with Intention

Cultivating a successful relationship with cannabis involves a lot of different nuances. We talk about things like strain choice, dosage, set and setting – and today, we...