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Brief History of the Water Bong

A Bong is commonly defined as a device, generally used for smoking cannabis, tobacco, or a myriad of other herbal substances, which uses water and/or ice as a filtration system. Some suggest that the word “Bong” is said to have derived from a Thai word, “Baung” which means a cylindrical, wooden water pipe. Others say the word may have come from ... Read More »

United States History of Cannabis

Fun Facts The Eighth Wonder of the World, the Transatlantic Telegraph Cable was made of Hemp The Declaration of Independence Drafts were written on Hemp First American Flag was made of Hemp Marijuana: Since 8000-5000 BC The Marijuana Tax of 1937 Pre-Prohibition in the United States First cultivated more than 5,000 years ago, marijuana is one of the oldest agricultural ... Read More »

History of Cannabis

Also see History of Cannabis and United States History of Cannabis Marijuana use can be traced as far back as the Neolithic era (8,000-5,000 BC), where charred remains of cannabis seeds have been unearthed in ancient braziers of present day Romania.   Evidence of marijuana cultivation reaches back as far as 2737 B.C. China, where it was used as a ... Read More »

Marijuana safer than aspirin

The aspirin industry fought a warning label for five years – during which 300 children died of Reye’s syndrome. When Bayer introduced aspirin in 1899, Cannabis was America’s #1 painkiller. Until marijuana prohibition began in 1937, the US Pharmacopoeia listed cannabis as the primary medicine for over 100 diseases. Cannabis was such an effective analgesic that the American Medical Association (AMA) argued ... Read More »

Cannabis for Arthritis

Spray Study A study by GW Pharmaceuticals shows benefits in treatment of arthritis.  The study included 58 RA patients. They had no history of psychiatric disorders, substance misuse, epilepsy, or severe heart, kidney, or liver problems. First, patients rated their pain at rest, during movement, and first thing in the morning. They also rated their quality of sleep. Next, the ... Read More »

Marijuana: Since 8000-5000 BC

Marijuana use can be traced as far back as the Neolithic era (8,000-5,000 BC), where charred remains of cannabis seeds have been unearthed in ancient braziers of present day Romania.   Evidence of marijuana cultivation reaches back as far as 2737 B.C. China, where it was used as a treatment for rheumatism, malaria, and absent-mindedness. It was used recreationally in ... Read More »

Common Myths of Legal Marijuana

For decades, there has always been a negative stigma about cannabis. As the 1930 brought various “brainwashing” propaganda about marijuana and it’s evil ways, so did a long lasting negative stigma carry on all the way to the modern day; the stereotype that marijuana smokers are pot heads, stoners, dirty hippies, lazy, no job, stupid and unsavory. Today, the stigma still ... Read More »

Recommended Industrial Hemp

The US Government gave farmers permits to grow hemp/marihuana for fiber during World War 2. They called the fiber field ‘marihuana.’ The reason hemp, or marijuana, was prohibited in the 20th century was to suppress hemp fuel and fiber production (see below about hemp fuel).  To learn more about the history of hemp and it’s many uses, please browse our ... Read More »

Medical Cannabis Network

You may have seen something like it at the gas station while filling up for gas, a flat panel lcd playing the news, with various ads, running as you fill up your tank.  The concept is pretty simple, but genius, broadcasting content to all locations from a central hub. The world’s daily activities are full of waiting, waiting in lines, ... Read More »

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