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5 Ways to Sleep Longer at Night

Sleeping is not all about getting to bed. But it’s more about getting quality and adequate relaxation of the mind and body. Some people get to bed, and within a few minutes, they are deep into their sleep and perhaps even dreaming. However, others toss and turn for hours, and they still find themselves awake. The following are some of …

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Cannabis for Asthma

Though smoking Cannabis may be carcinogenic, THC in Cannabis can be effective in easing inflammation in the lungs. THC helps dilate the bronchi and bronchioles, decreasing resistance in the respiratory airway and increasing airflow to the lungs. Study The acute effects of smoked 2 per cent natural marijuana (7 mg per kg) and 15 mg of oral Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) on …

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CBD Benefits for the Skin

No matter what age we are, we are taught to practice good health habits. If you have a problem with something on the inside of your body, you work to take care of it and we often go to great lengths to make sure that everything is functioning normally. When it comes to our skin, however, not all of us …

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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 …

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Study Shows Cannabinoids Inhibit Tumor Growth

Research Suggests Chemopreventive Benefits Of Cannabis In a study published in the August edition of the Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology,Japanese researchers found cannabinoids to be useful in battling cancerous tumors. The study was conducted by initiating tumor growth in mice and treating them with synthetic cannabinoids. Synthetic cannabinoids differ from phytocannabinoids (found in plants, such as cannabis) in that they are full …

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Marijuana Chemical Fights Hardened Arteries

The active ingredient in marijuana that produces changes in brain messages appears to fight atherosclerosis — a hardening of the arteries. But puffing pot probably won’t help. The findings, reported in the journal Nature, “should not be taken to mean that smoking marijuana is beneficial for the heart,” says Michael Roth, MD, a professor of medicine at UCLA medical school. …

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How to Choose a Canadian Online Dispensary For Weed?

Are you shopping for marihuana online? If so, you must be aware of the importance of making purchases from a reputable weed dispensary. Cannabis legalization in Canada has resulted in the appearance of numerous online dispensaries across the country. Nevertheless, not all of them provide premium-quality products at fair prices. There is a multitude of online weed dispensaries in Canada, …

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5 Tips for Running a Marijuana Dispensary

Otherside Farms marijuana dispensary

Do you feel passionate about marijuana and sharing its benefits? Now more than ever is the time to start a marijuana business. In the US, marijuana sales eclipsed $17.5 billion in 2020. And with more states legalizing medical marijuana and personal use, it is an excellent time to be a cannabis retailer. A marijuana dispensary is a place to sell …

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Medical Marijuana for Pets

Before his owners started dosing him with a daily drop of marijuana, Garfield the cat’s nine lives were rapidly running out. The 18-year-old feline — whose name has been changed to protect patient confidentiality — suffered from a host of painful conditions. These included thyroid and heart disease, severe arthritis, renal failure and chronic pancreatitis, a condition that caused him …

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