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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 …

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Use Of CBD In Skin Care Products

The treatment of skin conditions can be a minefield for most people as they try treatment after treatment.  There are thousands of skin care options available, but there is no guarantee that any of them will work.  If you have exhausted the usual treatments then CBD or cannabis-based skin care could be the answer for you. The Potential Of CBD …

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Benefits Of Marijuana Vaporizers

The era of vaping, or ‘vaporizing’ is upon us, and many smokers are turning to the claim that vaporizers can keep certain illnesses associated with traditional smoking at bay and their health in check.  Is vaping the next best thing?  While studies take many years for results, only time will tell.  For now, we, among many, think it’s the safer alternative …

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FDA Approves Marijuana-Based Epilepsy Drug For Use On Kids In Clinical Trials

Federal regulators have approved two clinical studies testing whether a marijuana-based epilepsy drug may help prevent seizures among epileptic children. In San Francisco and New York City, the physician-led pediatric studies will assess the viability of a purified cannabidiol as an anti-seizure treatment among patients with various forms of epilepsy. Although both studies will enroll 25 patients initially, the U.S. …

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CBD Negative Side Effects

It’s estimated that 15-30% of all dogs suffer from separation anxiety, and that’s not even including anxiety that they experience during storms, celebrations, and fear of other dogs or people. Humans aren’t the only ones living in an age of anxiety. A lot of pet owners are jumping onto the CBD bandwagon, as a variety of CBD hemp oil for dogs has shown …

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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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How to Choose the Perfect Strain for Your Medical Needs

As legal cannabis grows in popularity, more people are becoming interested in using the plant both medicinally and recreationally. With so many dispensaries and collectives popping up, it can be difficult for people interested in using cannabis to find the most effective strains that are known to give the perfect high. Regardless of if you’re using cannabis medicinally or recreationally, …

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Can Vaping Cannabis Help You Quit Smoking It?

Quitting anything you spend a lot of time doing can be a real challenge, so it’s great that there are so many helpful substitutes out there for common addictions and habits. Vaping cannabis is known to be an effective substitute for smoking cannabis or cigarettes. There are rumors and whispers that this could be the case, so we’re going to …

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Healthy Cannabis: How Can You Be Sure?

While federal regulations help ensure the consistency and quality of our food and pharmaceuticals, marijuana’s continued status as a Schedule 1 illegal substance keeps it from the protection and oversight offered to other consumer products. Despite the fact that marijuana is now legal in some form in 23 states (and in our nation’s capitol, the District of Columbia) and is …

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