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CBD Increases Blood Flow to Hippocampus

CannaMD

A new study published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology suggests that CBD — a cannabinoid found in marijuana — improves memory and may have the potential to treat conditions such as Alzheimer’s, schizophrenia, and PTSD.

Does Cannabis Use Affect Your Long-Term Memory?

Cannabis Life Network

Have you ever noticed that cannabis use makes you forgetful? This is a topic we figure it is time to discuss. Does smoking cannabis affect your long-term memory? The character of the forgetful stoner has been used in comedy for years.

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Polls show marijuana legalization leading as Election Day nears

Leafly

Arizona, New Jersey, and Montana look strong. But polls mean nothing if people don't actually vote. The post Polls show marijuana legalization leading as Election Day nears appeared first on Leafly.

Arizona Approves Prop 207 to Legalize Marijuana

NORML

Arizona voters have approved Proposition 207, a statewide ballot initiative legalizing the possession, use, and commercial sale of marijuana for adults. The post Arizona Approves Prop 207 to Legalize Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

How Can You Buy Cannabis Legally?

Leafwell

Cannabis is federally illegal, and buying cannabis from the black market is illegal regardless of which state you live. In states with operational marijuana dispensaries, you can buy cannabis legally from a licensed dispensary.

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Study suggests psilocybin can positively change emotions and brain function long-term

Leafly

Ready to change your mind? It’s easy to get stuck in how we view and move through the world, but a new study shows that psilocybin may be able to help. The post Study suggests psilocybin can positively change emotions and brain function long-term appeared first on Leafly. Health psilocybin

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Study: Seniors Report Using Cannabis Products to Mitigate Symptoms Associated with Older Age

NORML

"Most older adults in the sample initiated [their] cannabis use after the age of 60 years and used it primarily for medical purposes to treat pain, sleep disturbance, anxiety, and/or depression.".

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The Ultimate Guide to Medical Cannabis [And How Cannabis Cannabis Works With Your Body]

Leafwell

The science behind medical cannabis is complicated. There are 5 very good reasons as to why this is: The cannabis plant contains up to 150 cannabinoids, 220 terpenes/terpenoids and 20 flavonoids, all of which have different effects when used on their own or combined with each other.

Seeking Volunteers for a Research Study on CBD & Anxiety Relief

Project CBD

Project CBD encourages CBD users to participate in a research study about CBD and cannabis use during the COVID -19 pandemic and its impact on health and well-being

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Election Day stress? Chill with these 5 dank strains

Leafly

The dumpster fire that is 2020 is about to get even crazier. Check out these weed strains to get through the election, you'll need 'em. The post Election Day stress? Chill with these 5 dank strains appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products danky-doodle Election 2020 presidential-og

Minority Leader Pledges to Advance Marijuana Descheduling Legislation if Democrats Take Control of the U.S. Senate

NORML

“My commitment is that if I am leader [of the US Senate], I am going to do everything I can to put the Marijuana Freedom and Opportunity Act on the floor of the Senate. The odds are very high it will pass.”.

Using a Medical Marijuana Dispensary During COVID-19

Leafwell

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected how every industry operates, and that includes cannabis and medical marijuana businesses. Many dispensaries are now operating on a takeaway or curbside pickup. In some states, medical marijuana can even be delivered to your home.

Bundestag Rejects “strictly controlled” adult-use cannabis market

Cannabis Law Report

First NZ and now Germany. It hasn’t been a good 72 hours for cannabis legalization MJ Biz reports The German federal parliament rejected a bill … Read More. The post Bundestag Rejects “strictly controlled” adult-use cannabis market first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Dear fellow stoner: You’re right on cannabis but wrong on QAnon

Leafly

Social media algorithms are targeting stoners as likely QAnon conspiracy believers. Don't fall for it. The post Dear fellow stoner: You’re right on cannabis but wrong on QAnon appeared first on Leafly. Politics cannabis history conspiracy theories Election 2020 QAnon

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Clinical Trial: Plant-Derived Cannabis Oil Effective for Patients with Fibromyalgia

NORML

"We conclude that phytocannabinoids can be a low-cost and well-tolerated therapy for symptom relief and quality of life improvement in these patients.". The post Clinical Trial: Plant-Derived Cannabis Oil Effective for Patients with Fibromyalgia appeared first on NORML.

Healthy Recipes Using Canna Oil

Leafwell

Are you interested in edibles but all you can find are recipes for brownies and cookies? You are not the only one! Special brownies” have been the rep for marijuana edibles since, well, I’m not too sure, but at least the 60s. It is what everyone thinks of when they hear the mention of cannabis infused food. Now that cannabis is legal in many states across the country, there are a few companies. Source. Health & Wellness cannabis cooking cannabis recipes cooking with marijuana recipes

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New Music Fridays: Busta Rhymes, SAINt JHN, SG Lewis, Ariana Grande

Cannabis Life Network

October has flown right past us and Halloween is right around the corner. Tons of good music to pair with your (socially distanced and COVID safe) Halloween outings this week. We have some big music tracks this Friday from Busta Rhymes, SAINt JHN, SG Lewis, and Ariana Grande.

How does cannabis affect hormones that control appetite, stress, and fertility?

Leafly

The endocrine system regulates hormones and some metabolic functions in the body, as does the endocannabinoid system. Read more on how cannabis can affect hormones. The post How does cannabis affect hormones that control appetite, stress, and fertility? appeared first on Leafly. Health anxiety endocannabinoid system munchies

South Dakota: Latest Polling Shows Medical Initiative Likely to Pass, Adult-Use Amendment in Tight Race

NORML

Among South Dakota Democrats, 73 percent expressed their intent to vote 'yes' for Amendment A, as do 58 percent of Independents. By contrast, only 34 percent of Republicans back the amendment.

Article: Costa Rica’s New Law Contemplates the Role of Hemp in Modernizing Agriculture

Cannabis Law Report

From The Costa Rica News Costa Rica has legalized the cultivation and processing of Hemp under a recently signed law that attributes supervision to the … Read More.

Interactive Weed Wordsearch – Halloween 2020

Cannabis Life Network

It’s Halloween! A holiday all about dressing up and eating munchies, many Stoners prefer Halloween to Christmas! To help get you in the spirit, here is a Halloween themed word search. On behalf of all the staff here at the Cannabis Life Network, have a safe and Happy Halloween!

The ‘Triple Bake’ is the 420 fall tradition you need in your life

Leafly

Homegrown bud + baked goods + the 'Great British Bake Off' = the perfect 3-ingredient recipe for seasonal stoner indulgence. The post The ‘Triple Bake’ is the 420 fall tradition you need in your life appeared first on Leafly. Canada Strains & products strains tv

South Dakota: Oglala Sioux Enacts Ordinance Legalizing Marijuana Use on Tribal Lands

NORML

The Oglala Sioux Tribe is the first Native American tribe to move forward to legalize marijuana use in a state that has yet to similarly regulate it. The post South Dakota: Oglala Sioux Enacts Ordinance Legalizing Marijuana Use on Tribal Lands appeared first on NORML. Legalization Native Americans Oglala Sioux Pine Ride

Bahamas Chief of Police Does Not Expect Cannabis Possession To Be De-Criminalized In 2021

Cannabis Law Report

EYEWITNESS NEWS NASSAU, BAHAMAS reports… Commissioner of Police Paul Rolle said yesterday he does not believe possession of marijuana will be made legal in The Bahamas … Read More.

How to Use CBD Oil for Pain?

Cannabis Life Network

CBD oil offers the pain-relieving results of marijuana minus its psychoactive effects. It lets people benefit from the great uses of the cannabis compound CBD without the herb’s high and its side effects. CBD is a popular abbreviation of cannabidiol, which is an essential cannabis component.

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NBA legend Shawn Kemp to open Seattle’s first Black-owned cannabis store

Leafly

The Reign Man hopes his store "inspires others to get involved with the legal cannabis industry, especially people of color.”. The post NBA legend Shawn Kemp to open Seattle’s first Black-owned cannabis store appeared first on Leafly. Industry Black-owned cannabis and athletes Cannabis Industry cannabis stores Gary Payton NBA Shawn Kemp

Study: Past-Year Marijuana Use Not Associated with Elevated Risk of Workplace Injury

NORML

"We found that workers reporting using cannabis more than once in the past year were no more likely to report having experienced a work-related injury over the same time period in a large cohort of the Canadian working population.". The post Study: Past-Year Marijuana Use Not Associated with Elevated Risk of Workplace Injury appeared first on NORML. SCIENCE drug testing employment occupational injury

Arizona Marijuana Legalization Ballot: Election 2020

Cannabis Law Report

Written By: Jana D. Weltzin, Esq. Proposition 207, otherwise known as the “Smart and Safe Arizona Act,” is on the Arizona ballot for the November … Read More. The post Arizona Marijuana Legalization Ballot: Election 2020 first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Hoban Law Group

Why is US Cannabis Research Funded to Focus on Adverse Effects?

Veriheal

A cannabis database has shown that the American funding which is allocated to cannabis is focused on identifying the negative impacts and adverse effects associated with the plant.

8 Best Strains For Sciatica

Miss Marijuana

By: Whitley Little. More than 3 million people in the U.S. get diagnosed with sciatica pain every year. This deep muscle pain can affect sleep, activity, lifestyle, and relationships.