Friday, December 14, 2018

Elvis and Cannabis: Could Marijuana Have Saved the King of Rock and Roll?

Elvis Presley was indisputably the King of Rock and Roll and one of the most significant icons in the history of American pop music. He revolutionized the industry with his rockabilly sound and transcended...

Can Cannabis Help With Inflammation for Athletes?

Athletes today are bigger, stronger, and faster than they were just a decade or so ago. Men and women are becoming more competitive thanks in part to technological advancements designed to improve workouts and...

CBD Is Great – But Comes At a Great Cost

A medicinal cannabis user is relieved the Government is making the treatment available through GPs, but fears the cost may be too high. Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne on Friday said doctors would soon be...

High School Athlete With Epilepsy Fights to Bring CBD Oil on Campus

A Georgia high school athlete has found himself in the middle of a medicinal cannabis debate, as school officials refuse to let the student, who suffers from epilepsy, take his medicinal cannabis oil on...

YET ANOTHER STUDY: SICK PEOPLE DUMP OPIATES FOR MARIJUANA

The anti-marijuana legalization cabal of law enforcement, pharmaceutical companies and the politicians they support have something right: In the states where marijuana is available, marijuana use increases. That is exactly the point, after all—and...

POSITIVE EFFECTS OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA ON ALZHEIMER’S PREVENTION

A preclinical study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease found that very small doses of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), can slow the production of toxic clumps of beta-amyloid proteins in the brain, which are thought to kick start the progression of Alzheimer’s...

20 Ordinary Things Made Extraordinary By Cannabis

Cannabis makes most things better, but there are some everyday activities that, while medicated, often provide experiences worth telling, sharing, and repeating. 20. Practice yoga and discover parts of yourself you never thought existed. 19. Putt-putt, 18 holes, or the...

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...

CANNABIS IN AMERICA: HOW VICELAND’S ‘WEEDIQUETTE’ WANTS TO CHANGE THE WAY WE THINK ABOUT...

It's not surprising that a TV show called Weediquette is about pot. But anyone who’s actually watched the popular Viceland series knows it’s much more than just a stoner show pushing marijuana legalization. With season three airing...

Epilepsy and Marijuana: Cannabis Drug Reduces Dravet Syndrome Seizures in Large-Scale Clinical Trial

A marijuana-based drug has shown promising results as a treatment for a rare and deadly form of epilepsy in its first large-scale clinical trial. In the randomized trial of the cannabis derivative, cannabidiol, scientists...

CannaMayo… Because Condiments Need Livening Up

Ganga Mayo! Cannabis-based mayonnaise you can use in other recipes or as a dressing Ingredients 1 cup CannaOil 3 egg yolks 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon white vinegar ½ teaspoon Dijon mustard pinch sea salt Method Whisk egg yolks, lemon...

5 Cannabis Strains for Tummy Problems

Purple Urkle Purple Urkle’s history is as complex as its flavor palate. A California strain, the origins are believed to stem from a select phenotype of Mendocino Purps, while the essence is a blend of skunk,...