Archive for ‘hemp’

January 15, 2017

Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine | Alternet

Can we finally put to rest the canard that marijuana has no medical value? And will someone tell Congress and the DEA?

Source: Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine | Alternet

December 10, 2016

WATCH: “Eat, sleep, and screw” — cannabis “helps people thrive” – Salon.com

Joe Dolce, author of “Brave New Weed,” joins Salon’s Alli Joseph to discuss the effects of cannabis VIDEO

Source: WATCH: “Eat, sleep, and screw” — cannabis “helps people thrive” – Salon.com

November 13, 2016

When does California’s marijuana law go into effect? These are the key dates to know.

Legal weed is coming to the Golden State, but it might take some time for new laws to take full effect.

Source: When does California’s marijuana law go into effect? These are the key dates to know.

November 6, 2016

Here’s how much marijuana it would take to kill you

Source: Here’s how much marijuana it would take to kill you

October 4, 2016

How Marijuana’s Medicinal Molecules Helped Me Cope with Serious Chronic Pain | Alternet

A rock-climbing accident left me in chronic pain and nothing really helped…until I found CBDs.

Source: How Marijuana’s Medicinal Molecules Helped Me Cope with Serious Chronic Pain | Alternet

September 17, 2016

Confirming Big Pharma Fears, Study Suggests Medical Marijuana Laws Decrease Opioid Use | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

It is of little wonder that Big Pharma has been exposed actively undermining efforts to legalize marijuana, after new research on Thursday found a drop in the use of opioid painkillers in that states that allow people to treat pain with good, ol’ Mary Jane.

Source: Confirming Big Pharma Fears, Study Suggests Medical Marijuana Laws Decrease Opioid Use | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

September 8, 2016

Govt’s Own Research Shows Legalization NOT Prohibition Dramatically Reduces Drug Use

Government just proved to itself that prohibition only makes things worse.

Source: Govt’s Own Research Shows Legalization NOT Prohibition Dramatically Reduces Drug Use

September 8, 2016

High Times: What Happens If Marijuana Is Legalized? | Alternet

In order to succeed, the regulation of legal pot needs to be balanced.

Source: High Times: What Happens If Marijuana Is Legalized? | Alternet

September 10, 2015

Washington: Legalized Marijuana Access Not Associated With Increased Teen Use | High Times

The use of marijuana by young people in Washington state has remained largely unchanged over the past decade despite the passage of laws permitting cannabis for therapeutic and recreational purposes.

Source: Washington: Legalized Marijuana Access Not Associated With Increased Teen Use | High Times

August 24, 2015

The U.S. Government’s Department of Health Finally Admits That Marijuana Kills Cancer

The U.S. Government’s Department of Health Finally Admits That Marijuana Kills Cancer.