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Can Marijuana Help You Lead a Healthy Lifestyle?

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In the past, marijuana might not have been seen as an integral part of a healthy lifestyle. Just a couple of decades ago, it was mostly known as a recreational drug, but in recent times, the concept of what cannabis can be has changed in a lot of ways.

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Mixing CBD Oil With Alcohol: Is It A Good Idea?

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With the growing popularity of CBD, it seems that companies are adding this unique compound to every product imaginable these days. While you might have heard about edibles, vape juices and tinctures infused with CBD oil, now it seems that CBD products seep into the beverage sector as well.

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Growing Cannabis: Everything You Need to Know About Feminized Seeds

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Are you interested in growing a crop of cannabis or marijuana? If so, do you know where to start, what seeds to buy, and how to prepare the growing environment? The answers to all of these questions are outside the scope of this discussion.

In Historic First, U.S. House Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana

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The United States House of Representatives has voted in favor of legislation that would decriminalize and tax marijuana on the federal level. The measure was passed 228 to 164.

The Pros of Growing Your Own Marijuana Plants

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When you are a regular cannabis user, the idea to start growing your own weed plants becomes inevitable at some point. You realize that instead of paying ridiculous amounts of money to some stranger, you can actually start to take care of your own cannabis plants and save lots of cash and time.

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Study Finds No Evidence Marijuana Legalization Influences Teen Usage

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According to a new study titled Recreational Marijuana Legalization and Adolescent Use of Marijuana, Tobacco, and Alcohol, state laws that legalize, tax and regulate recreational marijuana use for adults is not associated with an increase in marijuana use by young people.

CBD Oil Buying Guide: How To Pick A Safe Product

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CBD (cannabidiol) is a recently legalized cannabis-based supplement that offers plenty of health benefits. CBD treats chronic pain, depression, sleep disorders, anxiety, inflammation, and some neurological conditions. The whole list of CBD health properties goes on.

Can The Use Of Cannabis Help Restore The Sleep Cycle?

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Sleep is vital for the healthy functioning of the human body. As per the National Sleep Foundation , almost 70 million U.S. adults feel sleep disorder symptoms like insomnia during their lifetime. The lack of sleep can also lead to other serious health issues like anxiety, depression, and accidents.

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Marijuana Reduces Symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, According to New Study

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According to a new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research (and also epublished by the National Institute of Health), those with post-traumatic stress disorder who consume marijuana display reduced symptoms over time compared to those who do not use marijuana at all.

4 Runtz Cannabis Strains You Don’t Want To Miss!

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Descending from the ever-popular Cookies line, Runtz cannabis strains are causing quite a stir as they gain popularity around the globe due to the wide range of terpenes that give them their incredible smell.

Marijuana Associated with Reduced Alcohol Intake Among Treatment-Seekers, Finds Study

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According to new research marijuana use is directly associated with a decrease in alcohol consumption among those seeking alcohol treatment.

How Marijuana Wax is Made

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The cannabis market keeps growing steadily every year. The number of different products available is continuously rising, but marijuana wax is still the most potent cannabis product money can buy. That’s why it’s trendy among experienced users.

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Study Finds 1 in 4 Adults in America Used Cannabis in Past Year

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Quite a few adults in the United States have consumed marijuana in the past year. This is according to a new study published in the journal BMJ Open and epublished by the U.S. National Institute of Health.

Man Spending Life in Prison for $20 in Marijuana Finally Freed

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A man who has spent 12 years in prison serving a life sentence for selling $20 in marijuana has finally been freed, over eight years after the first U.S. state voted to end the war on marijuana.

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Study: Smoking High-CBD, Low-THC Cannabis Can Still Result in Failed Drug Test

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According to a new case report published in the journal Forensic Science International, the sustained consumption of high-CBD, low-THC cannabis containing only trace amounts of THC will still trigger a positive urine test result for carboxy-THC.

How Feminized Seeds Revolutionized Growth of Cannabis

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Anyone who has tasted a joint knows that the unique and pleasant taste comes from the fruits of the cannabis plant, specifically the female species. The female cannabis plant is the only one that produces the cannabinoid responsible for the rich flavor and after-effects that is highly sought after.

Study: Nearly 1 in 5 Rheumatologic Patients Use Medical Cannabis

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According to a newly released study, a considerable amount of those with rheumatologic diseases (which includes diseases such as fibromyalgia and lupus) consume marijuana on a regular basis as a means of dealing with the symptoms of their ailment.

How Does Using Marijuana Affect You Finding a Job?

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Why Marijuana Remains Unacceptable in Companies. According to Gallup, 66% of Americans favor legalizing cannabis – a far cry from 12% back in 1969. Not for companies, though. The larger they are, the more they are likely to require job applicants to be tested for marijuana.

Study: CBD Cream Effective in Treating Symptoms of Back Pain

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Newly released research shows that those with chronic back pain may want to seriously considering using CBD cream to treat their symptoms.

The Key to Success for Cannabis Investors

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The investment landscape in the cannabis industry keeps on changing and evolving. Big-shot investors having deep pockets have realized the potential of cannabis consulting in the quickly growing field of cannabis companies.

Clinical Trial Finds Marijuana Oil to be Effective in Treating Fibromyalgia

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According to a new study published in the journal Pain Medicine and epublished by the National Institute of Health, the daily use of marijuana oil is effective and well-tolerated among patients with fibromyalgia.

Study Finds Marijuana Reduces Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Symptoms

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According to a new study published in the Journal of Affective Disorders, marijuana inhalation is associated with temporary reductions in symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): The study is titled Acute effects of cannabis on symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder.

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Over $1.4 Million in Marijuana Sold During First Month of Legal Sales in Maine

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During the first month of legal sales in Maine, over $1.4 million in marijuana and marijuana products was purchased both by those who live in the state and by tourists visiting from out of state.

New Study Finds THC May Help Those with PTSD by Impacting Amygdala

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According to a new study the oral use of synthetic THC is associated with reduced amygdala activation in subjects with post-traumatic stress: Amygdala is “a roughly almond-shaped mass of gray matter inside each cerebral hemisphere, involved with the experiencing of emotions.”

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CBD and Tattoo Aftercare: What Your Skin Needs After Getting Inked

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There is no beating around the bush on this one – getting tattooed hurts. The levels of pain you may experience differ based on the size of the tattoo and the spot you are getting it on, but there’s no denying that it will cause some pain.

A Simple Guide to Make CBD Honey

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Cannabidiol (CBD) has witnessed a steady rise in popularity since it was discovered in the early 1940s. Part of CBD’s popularity is the growing list of medical conditions that the substance can treat.

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Marijuana Use in Older People Associated With Positive Effects on Sleep: Study

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According to a newly released study, daily marijuana use by older adults is associated with improved sleep duration. The study was published in the journal Cannabis , and was first reported on by NORML.

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FDA Report: Less than Half of CBD Products Properly Labelled

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According to a new “Report to the U.S. House Committee on Appropriations and the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations” released by the U.S.

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Factors that Affect Weed Detection Time

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The active ingredient in weed is a chemical substance called THC that when entered the body is absorbed into the bloodstream.

Lookah Unicorn E-Rig Review

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The Lookah Unicorn is a new electric dab rig for vaping all your cannabis extracts, such as wax, shatter, budder, etc. It has an intuitive design making it easy to use for dabbing at home or on the go.

5 Benefits of CBD Oil For Sciatica Nerve Pain

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Do you struggle with pain from your buttocks down to your leg? If so, you should consult a doctor as you may be experiencing sciatica. Sciatica can be quite debilitating for most people as it may impede them from perform daily activities properly.

How Older Women Leverage Cannabis To Manage Menopause?

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Menopause refers to a natural stage during a woman’s life cycle, which marks the end of her menstrual cycle. A woman is said to have attained menopause if she hasn’t menstruated for twelve consecutive months and can no longer conceive naturally.

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The Future of Vaping

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What is vaping exactly? In spite of the fact that vaping was initially used as an alternative to smoking for adults, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that teenagers in the United States certainly vape or use e-cigarettes more than grown-ups do. Indeed, in 2018 more than 3.6

Study: Marijuana For Effective for Migraines than Traditional Treatments

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According to a new study, those who suffer from migraine headaches who use both traditional medicine (such as painkillers) and medical marijuana found that the latter provides them with better relief to their pain.

Those With Endometriosis Report Subjective Benefits from Marijuana Use, Finds Study

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According to a new study titled Illicit cannabis use as a management strategy in New Zealand women with endometriosis: An online survey, marijuana use helps to treat the symptoms of endometriosis. The study was published in the Journal of Women’s Health.

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7 Surprising Benefits of Using CBD Edibles

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CBD oil is the top-seller, but more than 58% of cannabis users prefer CBD edibles, such as gummies, infused juices, coffee, and foods, according to Digital Information World. In recent years, cannabidiol has become a worldwide craze, and for good reasons.

Medical Marijuana Improves Seniors’ Quality of Life, Finds Study

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According to a new study published in the journal Clinical Gerontologist, medical marijuana significantly improves quality of life for seniors: And the more they consume, the better the effect.