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Marijuana Terpenes: What They Are, Why You Need Them, How To Use Them

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Pin This! What Are Terpenes? Terpenes are the compounds that give plants, not just marijuana plants but all plants, their aromas. From the plant’s perspective, terpenes provide it with natural protection from bacteria, fungus, insects and other environmental threats.

How Does Topical Marijuana Work? Does Cannabis Salve Really Work?

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You might have heard the latest health and beauty buzz about how CBD and THC from marijuana are infusing all kinds of skincare products.

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Cannabis and Alzheimer’s Disease: The Compelling Evidence

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Pin This! Guest post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. When it comes to cannabis and Alzheimer’s disease, marijuana can not only help treat the symptoms of this devastating disease, it just might prevent it from ever happening in the first place!

Does CBD Show up in UA? Will CBD Show Up On a Drug Test?

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Dear Cheri, I want to use cannabis but am regularly drug tested for work, so I know that THC is out. My question is, does CBD show up in UA (urinary analysis)? Will CBD show up on a drug test? Does CBD show up in UA?

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Pain Management: Why Cannabis Provides a Safer Alternative to NSAIDs

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are used daily by over 17 million Americans to treat headaches, arthritis, sports injuries, menstrual cramps and a litany of other debilitating ailments.

Marijuana and Exercise: How Cannabis Can Help Your Workout

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Turns out marijuana and exercise are a match made in heaven. Let’s explore! Improving one’s health is the most frequent New Year’s resolution and the number 1 route chosen to improve health in these New Year’s resolutions is exercise.

Why and How Does Marijuana Work? Understanding Cannabinoids

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Guest post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Due to its psychoactive properties, THC gets all the hype, but it is only one of about 60 cannabinoids found in marijuana.

Understanding Full Spectrum CBD Oil and Why It Is Important

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By Joy Smith. Readers of this blog have heard Cheri preach the benefits of “full-spectrum” CBD oil over CDB isolates or distillates. But what exactly is Full Spectrum CBD oil and why is it so important for health?

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How to Talk to Your Parents (or Grandparents) About Medical Marijuana

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Cannabis is tailor-made for the ailments of advancing years. Chronic pain, insomnia, arthritis, glaucoma, depression, appetite loss and so many other debilitating ailments of the elderly are effectively and safely treated by cannabis.

How Long Does it Take to Feel CBD and How Long Do the Effects of CBD Last?

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Ask Cheri: How long does it take before CBD effects kick in? How long do the effects of CBD last? How much CBD should I take? Thanks, Carole. Those are ALL great questions Carole! Regardless of the reason you are taking CBD, you obviously want to know what to expect and how to best use it.

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CBD Hemp Versus Industrial Hemp: What You Need to Know

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By Joy Smith. If you are confused by the topic of CBD Hemp oil, you’re not alone. The market is filled with a lot of hype and propaganda.

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DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

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Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! Did you know that ancient remedies that were used at the time of Jesus’s birth are still as effective today? This topical oil is a good example.

This is Your Brain on Cannabis: The Truth About Marijuana and the Brain

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Your brain thrives on cannabis. Far from being destructive and harmful to our brain, cannabis improves brain function, encourages regeneration of brain cells, protects healthy brain cells from death and stimulates creative and insightful cognition.

How Much Marijuana? How to Determine Your Personal Ideal Cannabis Dosage

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There simply is NO SUCH THING as a single ideal cannabis dosage! This fact continually frustrates budding cannabis cooks (pun intended) who want an easy answer. We hear a lot about cannabis edibles dosages. States are imposing arbitrary dosage caps (usually 10 mgs. per serving).

How Much CBD Should I Take? Essential CBD Dosing Info You NEED

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Ask Cheri: CBD Dosing Help. Dear Cheri, How much is a good CBD dose for a beginner? Like everything associated with cannabis dosing, both THC and CBD, there simply is no one answer to that question that works for everyone. And being a “beginner” has little to do with it.

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This is Your Brain on Cannabis: The Truth About Marijuana and the Brain

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Pin This! Your brain thrives on cannabis. Far from being destructive and harmful to our brain, cannabis improves brain function, encourages regeneration of brain cells, protects healthy brain cells from death and stimulates creative and insightful cognition.

Cannabis Topicals: DIY 3-Ingredient Whipped Marijuana Body Butter

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?. You are not going to believe how quick and easy it is to make this luxurious whipped marijuana body butter! And how little it takes to make it, just 3 simple ingredients: Cannabis. Coconut Oil. Cornstarch or Tapioca Flour. That’s it!

How Much Marijuana for a Stick of Butter? (and Other Dosing Dilemmas)

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Dear Cheri, How much marijuana to a stick of butter? . How much marijuana should I use for a cup of oil? . What’s a good amount of marijuana butter to use in my pot brownies? I get variations on these questions all the time and my answer is always the same: I have no idea.

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How Much CBD Should I Take? Essential CBD Dosing Info You NEED

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Ask Cheri: CBD Dosing Help. Dear Cheri, How much is a good CBD dose for a beginner? Like everything associated with cannabis dosing, both THC and CBD, there simply is no one answer to that question that works for everyone. And being a “beginner” has little to do with it.

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Marijuana and Exercise: How Cannabis Can Improve Your Workout

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Pin This! Turns out marijuana and exercise are a match made in heaven. Let’s explore! Improving one’s health is the most frequent New Year’s resolution and the number 1 route chosen to improve health in these New Year’s resolutions is exercise.

What Is the Shelf Life of CBD Oil? What Is the Best Way to Store CBD Oil?

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Ask Cheri: What is the shelf life of CBD Oil and what is the best way to store CBD oil? Great questions Jodi. Instead of answering this question myself, I am going to turn it over to CBD expert Joy Smith, of Joy Organics , a full spectrum (minus THC) CBD hemp oil company. Take it away Joy!

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Pain Management: Why Cannabis Provides a Safer Alternative to NSAIDs

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. Pin This! Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are used daily by over 17 million Americans to treat headaches, arthritis, sports injuries, menstrual cramps and a litany of other debilitating ailments.

How Long Does it Take to Feel CBD and How Long Do the Effects of CBD Last?

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Ask Cheri: How long does it take before CBD effects kick in? How long do the effects of CBD last? How much CBD should I take? Thanks, Carole. Those are ALL great questions Carole! Regardless of the reason you are taking CBD, you obviously want to know what to expect and how to best use it.

DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

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Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! Pin This! Did you know that ancient remedies that were used at the time of Jesus’s birth are still as effective today? This topical oil is a good example.

Cannabis-Infused Products and Edibles Target Wellness Market

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Smoking pot is popular, no question, but not everyone wants to light up and inhale to experience the benefits of the potent cannabis flower. When it comes to recreational cannabis and medical cannabis, the alternatives for a pleasant and relaxing buzz come in many forms.

Is Marijuana Addictive? A Registered Nurse Puts It To The Test

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Guest Post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC. I am a long-time marijuana smoker having started over 50 years ago. Over the last 20 years I have also been a prodigious marijuana smoker imbibing multiple times every day.

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Smoking Cannabis: How Long Should I Hold In a Hit of Marijuana?

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Dear Cheri, My friend and I are having an argument and we hope you can settle a bet for us. When smoking marijuana, I was always taught to inhale a hit and hold it for as long as possible before exhaling in order to get the most from it.

How Much Marijuana for a Stick of Butter? (and Other Dosing Dilemmas)

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? ? ?. Dear Cheri, How much marijuana to a stick of butter? . How much marijuana should I use for a cup of oil? . What’s a good amount of marijuana butter to use in my pot brownies? I get variations on these questions all the time and my answer is always the same: I have no idea.

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Cannabis Topicals: DIY 3-Ingredient Whipped Marijuana Body Butter

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?. You are not going to believe how quick and easy it is to make this luxurious whipped marijuana body butter! And how little it takes to make it, just 3 simple ingredients: Cannabis. Coconut Oil. Cornstarch or Tapioca Flour. That’s it!

The Latest Research on Marijuana and Fertility: Making Babies with Marijuana!

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guest post by Lanny Swerdlow RN, LN. Pin This!

20% Off Joy Organics CBD Products; CBD Sale Ends 9-23

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Fall Into Joy CBD Sale. Starts September 19, 2019. Ends September 23, 2019. 20% off sitewide. Cannot be used with other coupon codes. Does not apply to Sale items or Sample Packs. Enter Coupon Code fallintojoy at checkout. More About Joy Organics and CBD Products.

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How Much Marijuana? How to Determine Your Personal Ideal Cannabis Dosage

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Pin This! There simply is NO SUCH THING as a single ideal cannabis dosage (especially when it comes to edibles)! This fact continually frustrates budding cannabis cooks (pun intended) who want an easy answer. We hear a lot about cannabis edibles dosages.

New Hampshire: House Lawmakers Approve Bill Allowing Personal Possession of Marijuana

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New Hampshire House lawmakers today approved legislation, House Bill 1648 , eliminating criminal and civil penalties for activities involving possession and home cultivation of personal use quantities of cannabis. Legislators passed the bill by a veto-proof majority, voting 236 to 112 in favor of it.

Kentucky: House Votes Overwhelmingly in Favor of Medical Cannabis Access

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Members of the Kentucky House of Representatives voted by a margin of more than two to one in favor of legislation, House Bill 136 , facilitating medical cannabis access. The vote marks the first time that a legislative chamber in the state has ever advanced medicinal marijuana legislation.

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Trump Budget Targets Marijuana States Rights

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As President Trump travels around the nation to his various reelection rallies, a giant banner with the slogan “Promises Made, Promises Kept” is always displayed prominently behind him. A quick review of a 2016 radio interview provides even more evidence that this is not true.