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Marijuana: The Next Diabetes Drug?

Although marijuana has a reputation for increasing appetite (what stoners call “the munchies”) the new research, which was published in the American Journal of Medicine, is not the first to find that the drug has a two-faced relationship to weight. Three prior studies have shown that marijuana users are less likely to be obese, have a lower risk for diabetes ... Read More »

CBD Benefits

What is CBD? Cannabidiol which is also known as CBD is a compound in the cannabis plant.  CBD is one of at least 85 cannabinoids identified in cannabis. It is the second most abundant compound in hemp, which represents up to 40 percent of its compounds, the first being THC.  The chart below shows various benefits of CBD. Can CBD get me high? People often ... Read More »

Cannabis for Alcoholics/Alcoholism

Binge alcohol consumption in the rat induces substantial neurodegeneration in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. Oxidative stress and cytotoxic edema have both been shown to be involved in such neurotoxicity, whereas N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor activity has been implicated in alcohol withdrawal and excitoxic injury. Because the nonpsychoactive cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) was previously shown in vitro to prevent glutamate toxicity through ... Read More »

Marijuana for Pets (Dogs, Cats, Horses, etc)

Marijuana is not only effective for humans, it can treat pets too! Why not something natural for your pet? Studies show the same benefits and same risks with Marijuana for pets. May treat cancer/chemo side effects, anxiety, noise phobias, epilepsy, pain reliever, appetite stimulant, etc. Dr. Doug Kramer, Vet Guru, joins Thom Hartmann. Pot for Dogs? Medical Marijuana For Your ... Read More »

Cannabis for Alheimer’s Disease

STUDY: MARIJUANA SLOWS ALZHEIMER’S DECLINE New Spanish and Israeli research shows that a synthetic analogue of the active component of marijuana can reduce the inflammation and prevent the mental decline associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Although it was conducted on human brain tissue in the lab and in a rat model — but not in living humans — the research is ... Read More »

Heart Surgeon: Eating Raw Marijuana Daily Reduces Stroke by 50%

Heart Surgeon: Eating Raw Marijuana Daily Reduces Stroke by 50% http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tv0jxVzX0Gs&feature=share [video:youtube:tv0jxVzX0Gs] Read More »

Marijuana for Epilepsy

Some people with grand mal seizures say they can prevent their seizures entirely by smoking marijuana. Others, who suffer complex partial seizures, report that marijuana also curbs their symptoms and prevents loss of consciousness. Some patients find that marijuana works in conjunction with other drugs they are taking. Others find that marijuana works best for them when it is used ... Read More »

20 Medical Studies That Prove Cannabis Can Cure Cancer

Cannabis has been making a lot of noise lately. Multiple states across the United States and countries around the world have successfully legalized medical Marijuana, and the Uruguay parliament recently voted to create the world’s first legal marijuana market. This is good news as the health benefits of Cannabis are vast, with multiple medical and scientific studies that confirm them. On ... Read More »

Complete Marijuana Vaporizer Guide

Examples of Desktop Vaporizers

Marijuana Vaporizers are one of the most in-demand accessory for medical marijuana patients throughout the world. The craze is here, marijuana is being smoked by millions of people each and every day. There’s many benefits when it comes to getting a brand new marijuana vaporizer online. Many medicinal patients are still not aware of the growing trend and are clueless ... Read More »

Why are patients resorting to utilize medical cannabidiol?

This nonpsychoactive component is considered to have a wide scope of potential medical applications. It has antipsychotic effects. The exact cause for these effects is not clear. But CBD seems to prevent the breakdown of a chemical in the brain that affects pain, mood, and mental function. Preventing the breakdown of this chemical and increasing its levels in the blood ... Read More »