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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 »

Cannabis vs Cigarettes

Cigarettes vs Cancer Cure Legal vs Illegal Cannabis smoke is not as carcinogenic as tobacco smoke. In a review article published today in Harm Reduction Journal, Dr. Melamede from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA, writes that although cannabis smoke and tobacco smoke are chemically very similar, evidence suggests that their effects are very different and that cannabis smoke ... 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 »

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 »

Can you have cannabis withdrawal?

The medicinal values that medical marijuana brings to each person is priceless that many pharmaceutical drugs can’t give. Pharmaceuticals either make you nauseous, weak, woozy, sleepy or even worse than you already felt. As bad as the government has made it seem by making marijuana illegal, marijuana’s benefits are much greater than just about any other herb or drug. THC ... 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 »

The Case for Growing Your Own Medical Marijuana

Now that the eventual legalization of medical marijuana appears to be almost certain in the United States, everyone from the casual grower to big corporations are making plans to cash in. Although this might actually be what it takes to push this legisl… 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 »

Christopher Columbus discovered America with Ships that used Hemp Sails

An early American explorer in 1524 described the American natives as using “threads of wild hemp.” Christopher Columbus’s ships each carried over 80 tons of hemp rigging and hemp canvas sails. Canvas is an extremely heavy-duty plain-woven fabric used for making sails, tents, …for “made of hemp,” originating from the Greek κάνναβις (cannabis). Hemp fiber is two to three times as strong ... Read More »