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Cannabis Compound Found to Treat Schizophrenia

A compound found in marijuana can help treat schizophrenia as effectively as standard antipsychotic drugs—and with fewer side effects—according to the results of a new clinical trial, reports The Fix columnist Maia Szalavitz in Time. Researchers at University of Cologne in Germany studied 39 people with schizophrenia, all hospitalized for a psychotic episode. Twenty of the patients were given cannabidiol ... Read More »

Medical Marijuana for Asperger’s Syndrome

Asperger’s Syndrome (AS) is considered a form of autism, rating high on the autistic spectrum. AS is exhibited in childhood and throughout life. Symptoms include social awkwardness, loud vocalizations, atypical speech, emotional detachment or over-attachment, anger management issues, and narrow interests that may become obsessive. Those with AS usually feel like they don’t “fit in” with society. They’re often smarter, more ... Read More »

Graphics: Many Uses of Cannabis and Hemp

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Forming a Collective

Otherside Farms marijuana dispensary

A consumer collective cooperative corporation is a special type of corporation that can be formed to serve it’s members interests.   While although in 2017, California passed legal recreational marijuana, the collective model may still continue to be used in the state, as there are said to still be growing limitations per person.  States which have not yet gone legal, ... Read More »

Henry Ford’s first Model-T was made of hemp and built to run on hemp gasoline

Henry Ford’s first Model-T was built to run on hemp gasoline and the CAR ITSELF WAS CONSTRUCTED FROM HEMP! On his large estate, Ford was photographed among his hemp fields. The car, ‘grown from the soil,’ had hemp plastic panels whose impact strength was 10 times stronger than steel; Popular Mechanics, 1941. “There’s enough alcohol in one year’s yeild of ... Read More »

Medical Marijuana: The Future of Breast Cancer Therapy?

Breast cancer is a disastrous disease that affects the lives of patients and families in all parts of the world. Breast cancer remains the most common malignancy among Western women and accounts for 22.9% of all cancers in women across the globe. In 2008, breast cancer was reported as the cause of over 450,000 deaths worldwide. Cannabinoids and Cancer Although the ... Read More »

Top 5 Things You Should Know About Legalized Marijuana Sales

Washington, Oregon, Nevada, California, Alaska, Maine, Massachusetts and Colorado: Recreational drug users and free market capitalists: rejoice! After years of red tape and bureaucratic feet-dragging, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, California, Alaska, Maine, Massachusetts and Colorado have taken important steps in loosening the reigns on the sale of recreational marijuana. Colorado and Washington were the first governments to give businesses the green light to begin ... Read More »

Types of Bongs

A bong (also called water pipe) is a filtration device generally used for smoking cannabis, tobacco, or other herbal substances. There are various types of bongs available, but the concept is much the same in most apparatus, as shown below: Bongs can be made of various materials; popular ones are glass, acrylic, ceramic, metal, acrylic, bamboo or even a plastic home ... Read More »

Healthy Cannabis: How Can You Be Sure?

Regulating Cannabis Each state is responsible for defining its regulations and requirements surrounding cannabis testing, from the plant to a produced product. But without guidance from the federal agencies that set the standards for consumer safety, what has resulted is a fragmented and disjointed (pun intended) system that is, despite the best intentions, failing the very people it’s trying to ... Read More »

Proof that Marijuana may cure cancer

So this video explains it all . For people who dont know about the subject heres some background – Cannabis targets cannabinoid receptors which are located around the body. Also we would like to broadcast and spread awareness of the following message being that we need to find CURES for cancer and not just TREATMENTS that pharmaceutical companies love to ... Read More »