Thursday, August 16, 2018

Researchers Need Volunteers To Smoke Marijuana For Study

Researchers at Washington State University are looking for volunteers for a study to develop a breathalyzer that detects marijuana use. Under Washington state law, drivers with five nanograms of active tetrahydrocannabinol, also referred to as...

Survey: How American Cannabis Users Compare to the Rest of the World

These findings are from the world’s biggest drug survey GDS2017 (including 69,000 cannabis users). The Good Congratulations, America. Don’t worry about your leader, fake news or the endless incredulous headlines that will no doubt follow in the...

Harvard Study: This Is What Happens To Your Brain If You Smoke Marijuana

There has been much controversy regarding the medicinal benefits of marijuana, but that is all in the past. The studies have been performed, the research has been done, and the facts are here; marijuana...

Microdosing Weed: How To Find The Right Serving Size Of Edible Cannabis

In the tome of legal American cannabis, the chapter on marijuana-infused edibles is where the narrative turns complicated and, at times, bleak. For the most part, legalization’s rollout in the U.S. has gone off without...

Need Period Relief? Women Could Smoke Weed for Cramps If Medical Marijuana Bill Passes...

The pain creeps in slow and unexpectedly. Initially, it’s a subtle discomfort, like the prick of a needle stabbing away at your stomach. As the minutes pass by, the discomfort can develop into a crippling pain, making...

The New Lotto: Medical Marijuana Licenses

Anyone who has been following the development of the medical marijuana industry has probably followed the ongoing creation of medical marijuana licenses in different states. If you haven’t, here is the quick rundown: In each...

Making CBD Oil At Home With Rick Simpson

Rick Simpson is THE mecca of CBD Oil. If you want to learn from the master, check out the below video for instructions on how you can make CBD Oil at home. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZK-1hQ9QbQ

DEA Chief Repeats Claim That ‘Marijuana Is Not Medicine’

Marijuana is not medicine. That’s according to Chuck Rosenberg, the Drug Enforcement Administration’s acting chief, who made the comment Thursday during a speech at the Cleveland Clinic, a nonprofit hospital in Ohio. The sentiment is nothing...

PTSD, Insomnia, and Cannabis: What’s the Evidence Say?

According to the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), psychotherapy and sleep aid medications are the most common first-line treatments for solving PTSD-related insomnia. Beyond making sufferers sleepy and irritable the next day, chronic...

What Wounded Veterans Need: Medical Marijuana

After 16 years of war in Afghanistan and Iraq, many Americans view post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, and traumatic brain injury, or TBI, as the “signature” wounds of these conflicts. The Department of Veterans...

Pop Music and Cannabis: A Romance That Began in the 1930s

Aside from a brief mention in a Drake song, you probably won’t hear any obvious cannabis lyrics performed at mainstream awards ceremonies like the Grammies. Songs like Afroman’s “Because I Got High” and Willie Nelson’s “Roll...

From Cocaine to Tranqs to Cannabis: Stevie Nicks’ Journey to the Dark Side and...

The ethereal lead singer of Fleetwood Mac is shrouded in mystique (and in long, flowing garb) that adds to the intrigue behind her gypsy persona. Known as the Queen of Rock n’ Roll, she...