CBD Myths & Misconceptions

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Numerous commercial start-ups have jumped on the CBD bandwagon. But along with a growing awareness of CBD as a potential health aid there has been a proliferation of misconceptions

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CBD Misconceptions

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Numerous commercial start-ups have jumped on the CBD bandwagon. But along with a growing awareness of CBD as a potential health aid there has been a proliferation of misconceptions

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CBD Myths & Misconceptions

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Numerous commercial start-ups have jumped on the CBD bandwagon. But along with a growing awareness of CBD as a potential health aid there has been a proliferation of misconceptions

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Chronic Pain & Cannabis

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Prominent health organizations acknowledge the benefits and lack of side effects of using medical cannabis for controlling chronic pain Chronic pain is widely accepted by the medical community to signify disease itself, which can be made much worse by environmental and psychological factors. Chronic pain persists over a long period of time and is resistant to most medical treatments.

Neurofibromatosis helped by Cannabis

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What Is Neurofibromatosis? Neurofibromatosis (otherwise known as NF) is a medical condition that refers to a number of various inherited conditions which are clinically and genetically distinct in nature. Each of these inherited conditions carry a high risk of tumor formation, particularly in the region of the brain. As an autosomal dominant disorder, only one copy of the affected gene is needed for Neurofibromatosis to develop.

Sickle Cell and Cannabis

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Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a hereditary condition caused by a mutation in the haemoglobin gene, which leads to symptoms of anaemia, extreme pain, and organ damage if unmanaged. Individuals suffering from SCD are far more likely to use cannabis than the general population, potentially for its analgesic properties. What is Sickle Cell Disease? In SCD, a mutation in the haemoglobin gene causes red blood cells to become distorted, from the usual pliable, concave disc to a rigid, sickle-shaped form.

Melanoma Treated with Cannabinoids

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Cannabinoids Could Provide Mild Melanoma Treatment Proponents of medical marijuana often suggest that cannabis represents a milder form of cancer treatment. As a result, a number of oncologists (cancer scientists), have begun cannabinoid studies. A great deal of cancer research has focused on the phytocannabinoids, such as cannabidiol (CBD) and cannabigerol (CBG), however, recent research has investigated the endocannabinoids, which our bodies produce naturally.

Parkinson’s and Cannabis

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Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a motor system disorder classified as a progressive neurological disease which occurs when neurons in the basal ganglia degenerate, causing a shortage of dopamine production. This results in the impairments in movement associated with the disease. Parkinson’s typically affects men over 60, but — as Michael J. Fox has unfortunately proven — can afflict significantly younger adults.

Migraine & Headache Disorders and Cannabis

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Considering treating your migraine or headache disorder with medical cannabis? It’s a complicated topic with a variety of perspectives, so I’ve tried to distill some of the most important information below. I hope it’s a helpful guide. Marijuana’s Efficacy for Migraine or Headache Disorders. Because laws make research of medical marijuana very difficult, there have been no blinded studies on its use for migraine or headache disorders.

Autism and Cannabis

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder that appears within the first 3 years of life. ASD most commonly affects communication and social skills. The cause of the disorder is not known but is linked to abnormal brain chemistry. Research into the source of ASD is very active though medications have only been developed to deal with the behavioral consequences of the disorder, not the disorder itself. Males are 3-4 time more likely to have autism.

Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

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On May 12 of each year, people world-wide strive to spread awareness for fibromyalgia and other chronic pain conditions through events, online ventures, and personal efforts. Why marijuana sometimes helps Our bodies naturally make pain relievers called endorphins, but they also make other substances that can trigger pain relief in the so-called endocannabinoid system. This […]. Fibromyalgia MEDICINAL

UK – Sunday Times Report: Taxpayers Paid £2.5 Billion To Incarcerate Cannabis Offenders Since 2015

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billion detaining up to 8,000 people a year for cannabis offences since 2015, The Times can reveal. billion since 2015, according to the Taxpayers’ Alliance. The Sunday Times writes, Taxpayers have spent more than £2.5

Medical marijuana news, December 2015

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But on August 17, 2015 a judge has authorized Graciela?s On the 26th of October, 2015 the Government of Chile authorized the creation of the biggest therapeutic marijuana crop in the world, with almost 7000 plants. In mid-October 2015, the Health Ministry of Croatia allowed the use and sale of derivative products from cannabis for medicinal use. The post Medical marijuana news, December 2015 appeared first on Alchimia blog.

Hobo Cannabis Company Launches Same-Day Home Delivery Service in Ottawa, Ontario

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Featured Press Releases 2015 Federal Election

Maryland: Most Residents Want to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use

NORML

Goucher polling dating back to 2015 has consistently reported that the majority of Marylanders endorse cannabis legalization. The post Maryland: Most Residents Want to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use appeared first on NORML. Polling Goucher Poll Maryland survey

Study: “No Evidence” That Medical Cannabis Access Laws Encourage Youth Marijuana Use

NORML

“This study found no evidence between 1991 and 2015 of increases in adolescents reporting past 30-day marijuana use or heavy marijuana use associated with state MML [medical marijuana law] enactment or operational MML dispensaries.”.

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Forthcoming Documentary: Not Just Another Day

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In 2015, Lionel Tate was one of the 141,880 Black Americans arrested for marijuana possession. Facing a felony conviction, homelessness,… Read More. The post Forthcoming Documentary: Not Just Another Day first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Breaking News

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USA – Rice University: Baker Institute survey highlights impact of illicit medical cannabis use in Texas, need to change law

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From the press release… HOUSTON – With the passage of the Compassionate Use Act in 2015, the state of Texas officially… Read More. Medical Cannabis News

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Gallup: Twelve Percent of Adults Acknowledge Smoking Marijuana

NORML

Despite changes in the legal status of marijuana in several states, the Gallup poll found little change in nationwide marijuana use patterns since 2015. Twelve percent of US adults self-identify as cannabis consumers, according to survey data compiled by Gallup.

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Justinflation in Cannabis

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In 2015, without even a recession or pandemic as an excuse, he plunged Canada’s finances into the red after nearly two solid decades of budget […].

It’s True. There’s Such A Thing As A “Psychedelic” Law Firm !

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Back in 2015 when CLR first started publishing on cannabis lawyers there were many sniggers, phones being hung up on us and even from time … Read More.

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Delaware: Law Signed Reducing Marijuana Penalties for Juvenile Offenders

NORML

Lawmakers in 2015 enacted separate legislation decriminalizing marijuana possession penalties for those over 21 years of age. Democratic Gov. John Carney has signed legislation amending criminal penalties for juveniles who violate the state’s marijuana possession laws. Senate Bill 45 eliminates criminal penalties for low-level marijuana possession offenses (up to one ounce) for those under the age of 21. Instead, juvenile offenders will face a fine-only civil penalty.

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Today’s Answer of the Day

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According to a study by Hartman in 2015, alcohol may increase serum THC levels. Does the co-administration of THC and alcohol impact serum THC levels? See Answer. See Answer.

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Today’s Answer of the Day

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According to a study by Hartman in 2015, alcohol may increase THC levels. Does the co-administration of THC and alcohol impact serum THC levels? See Answer. See Answer.

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Today’s Answer of the Day

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According to a study by Hartman in 2015, alcohol may increase THC levels. Does the co-administration of THC and alcohol impact serum THC levels? See Answer. See Answer.

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Canopy Growth Not Growing

Cannabis Life Network

billion loss since 2015. Canopy Growth is not growing. The Canadian cannabis company reported a 4th quarter loss of C$578 million, culminating in a C$4.1 Compared to the previous quarter, revenue crashed. Net sales are down 21% to C$111.8 million.

Is weed legal in Colombia?

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The country has had a medical cannabis program since 2015. In 2015, the government went a step further and decriminalized personal cultivation of up to 20 cannabis plants. Recreational: No, but decriminalized Medical: Yes.

Singapore Execute Another Individual For Cannabis Trafficking

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He has lived in prison since 2015, after being convicted of trafficking in cannabis (marijuana). Information is sparse to say the least. See this tweet which has subsequently been reported by the likes of ICBC.

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Medical Marijuana Expected Tuesday at Louisiana Dispensaries

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Patients in Louisiana have been waiting years for medical marijuana, after lawmakers created the regulatory framework for dispensing therapeutic cannabis in 2015. The post Medical Marijuana Expected Tuesday at Louisiana Dispensaries appeared first on Leafly. Industry legalization louisiana medical marijuana pharmacies

Health official picked for Alaska cannabis regulatory board

Cannabis Law Report

Muse replaces Loren Jones, who had held the seat since the board’s inception in 2015. A state cannabis education program manager has been appointed to the board that regulates Alaska’s legal cannabis industry.

How To Store Marijuana Seeds?

Marijuana Seeds NL

Originally posted 16th November 2015, Updated on 3rd December 2019. So you’ve bought your marijuana seeds. Are you ready to use them yet? If not, then you’ll want to know how to store marijuana seeds. More accurately, you’ll want to know the best way to store marijuana seeds.

The Tale of Hempstory: Amsterdam’s Hemp-Dedicated Café

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Founded in 2015, Hempstory is a light, modern, welcoming café and concept store in Amsterdam’s historic heart. It showcases the most innovative hemp lifestyle items together with updated versions of traditional hemp products such as soap, textiles, and paper goods.

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Oregon: Governor Signs Marijuana Expungement Measure Into Law

NORML

The proposal expands upon prior legislation , enacted in 2015, which sought to make it easier for those with past marijuana convictions to have their records expunged. Democratic Gov. Kate Brown has signed legislation, Senate Bill 420 , to facilitate the expungement of past marijuana convictions.

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Complete Guide to Drying and Curing Weed

Marijuana Seeds NL

Originally posted 18th December 2015, Updated on 9th January 2020. Harvesting your precious bud is the end of the hardest part of growing your own cannabis. There are, however, two last, and very important, steps before you can enjoy it. These are drying and curing your weed.

Today’s Answer of the Day

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The most recent federal survey, released in 2015, estimates that 33 million people in the US use marijuana. According to the most recent federal survey, how many people in the US consume marijuana?

Webinar – Psymposia: Scheduled – July 9 Dave Rubin Courts Right Wing Psychedelic Billionaire Christian Angermayer

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2015 ) ?. Launched in 2013, his show was originally part of TYT Network , until he left in 2015, in part due to widening ideological differences. Dave Rubin. From Wikipedia, Rubin is generally described as a conservative or a libertarian.

Lawyer Named To NY Cannabis Commission

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Perry Day proclaimed in the City of Buffalo, August 6, 2015. Minority Bar Association of WNY Legal Service Award, 2015. Community Action Organization of Western New York Corporate Leadership Award, 2015.