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Stop Hurting, Start Living: A Guide to Medical Marijuana for Back Pain

PrestoDoctor

A man in blue shirt feeling pain on his back. Office syndrome. Back pain from work. Herniated nucleus pulposus. spine pain. spinal degeneration. Did you know that back pain affects about 31 million Americans at any given time? This health complaint is the most common reason for missed work.

The UN and WHO Agree on Rescheduling Cannabis – What are the Implications?

Veriheal

The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) has accepted the World Health Organization’s (WHO) recommendation to remove cannabis from the current schedule IV listing of 1961. This historic decision comes long-overdue but well-accepted.

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What are fast flowering cannabis strains?

Marijuana Seeds NL

How quickly a strain grows can be very important. Speed is vital for commercial and covert growers. And recreational cultivators often want their crop as quickly as possible. For many, the answer is fast flowering cannabis.

Study: Long-Term Cannabis Use Associated with Reduced Symptoms in Patients with Post-Traumatic Stress

NORML

“This study provides evidence that the types of cannabis available in recreational and medical cannabis dispensaries might hold promise as an alternative treatment for PTSD.

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 Do I Persuade an Elderly Relative to Try CBD Treatment?

Leafwell

The mild, safe and sure relief provided by medical CBD products makes CBD treatment the ideal way to use cannabis for seniors in pain. Scientific journals and marketing decks throughout the USA are chock full of studies and sales pitches touting the benefits of CBD for seniors. Because CBD works.

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Everything you need to know about rolling papers, explained

Leafly

From cellulose to “unbleached,” here’s everything you need to know about your rolling paper options. The post Everything you need to know about rolling papers, explained appeared first on Leafly. Cannabis 101 rolling papers sponsored article zig-zag

Senate Passes Bill Authorizing Attorney General to Increase Number of Federally Licensed Cannabis Providers

NORML

For over five decades, federal regulators have only authorized a single licensee – the University of Mississippi – to cultivate cannabis plants for use in FDA-approved clinical studies.

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How to Compare Your Cannabis Products

Leafwell

If you’re new to the world of cannabis, you might be unsure when it comes to buying your medicine. Unlike with prescription pharmaceuticals, which come exactly as prescribed, a recommendation for medical marijuana isn’t always so straightforward.

DEA Hit With ANOTHER Lawsuit From Scientists Seeking to Research Cannabis

HarrisBricken

On December 3, 2020, MAPS (the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies) issued a press release regarding a lawsuit filed against the DEA and the Attorney General to “compel issuance of licenses to manufacture marijuana for clinical trials and potential FDA approval.”

New Jersey adult-use marijuana bill awaits governor’s signature

Leafly

NJ tightened up its legal weed roll out with distribution decriminalization measures and tax reallocation to neglected communities. In November, New Jersey voters approved the statewide sale of cannabis by a two-to-one margin.

Tell President-Elect Biden: It’s Time to Shut Down the Drug Czar’s Office

NORML

The post Tell President-Elect Biden: It’s Time to Shut Down the Drug Czar’s Office appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM

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How to Participate in Medical Marijuana Research

CannaMD

As Florida’s fastest growing network of marijuana doctors, CannaMD is committed to advancing the research and study of medical cannabis.

Arizona Cannabis: Proposed Regulations are Here!

HarrisBricken

On December 11, 2020, the Arizona Department of Health Services (the “Department”) released proposed regulations for adult use marijuana. Click HERE to review the proposed regulations. This post will discuss some of the licensing and operational issues for adult use marijuana establishments.

America’s longest-serving cannabis prisoner enjoys first days of freedom

Leafly

After serving 31 years, 71-year-old Richard DeLisi enjoyed a Jack's cheeseburger and breakfast with his son. The post America’s longest-serving cannabis prisoner enjoys first days of freedom appeared first on Leafly.

Record Number of Scientific Papers Published in 2020 About Cannabis

NORML

Since 2010, scientists have published over 23,000 peer-reviewed papers on cannabis, with the annual number of papers increasing every year. The post Record Number of Scientific Papers Published in 2020 About Cannabis appeared first on NORML. Research SCIENCE papers PubMed research science

Research Discovers Doctors Give Women Less Support on Medical Cannabis

Leafwell

A recently published study of gender differences in medical cannabis use illustrates once again that the differences between women and men extend well beyond anatomy.

Los principales mitos sobre la cannabis en México: parte 1

HarrisBricken

En este post, el primero de varios, echaremos abajo las principales ideas erróneas/impresiones/rumores que hemos escuchado en la práctica de cannabis en Harris Bricken México.

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Tainted vapes recalled as Oregon regulators plan wider ban

Leafly

Watch out for sometimes misleading “natural flavors” on Oregon THC vape labels. The post Tainted vapes recalled as Oregon regulators plan wider ban appeared first on Leafly. Health Industry squalane

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Monitoring the Future Study: No Increase in Youth Marijuana Use Following Statewide Legalization

NORML

Year-over-year, “the use of marijuana in all forms … by adolescents [nationwide] did not significantly change in any of the three grades [8th grade, 10th grade, and 12th grade] for lifetime use, past 12-month use, past 30-day use, [or] daily use.".

Travelling for Christmas with cannabis? Know Your Rights

Leafwell

It’s fair to say that this holiday season is going to be a uniquely stressful one for people all over the world, especially in the United States.

How to Create an Immersive Stoner Dining Experience at Home

Cannabis Life Network

You and your partner just smoked a fat joint, getting you perfectly baked. Sitting with a soft, fuzzy blanket, you mentally note how comfortable it feels to sit on your living room couch.

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This is Strain Jeopardy – a tribute to Alex Trebek

Leafly

Alex Trebek will forever hold a place in our hearts. Enjoy this game of strain Jeopardy in dedication to the gameshow icon. The post This is Strain Jeopardy – a tribute to Alex Trebek appeared first on Leafly.

States to Watch in 2021: Connecticut

NORML

According to statewide polling data, 63 percent of Connecticut residents support ending marijuana prohibition in the state. The post States to Watch in 2021: Connecticut appeared first on NORML. States to Watch 2021 Connecticut legalization

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Using Telemedicine to Get Your Child a Medical Marijuana Card

Leafwell

In many states, Leafwell physicians can see minors with their parents or legal guardians to certify them for a medical marijuana card via our telemedicine software.

THC percentages and mg/g explained, Under a liquor board’s influence

Cannabis Life Network

Cannabis legalization in Canada was celebrated with botched attempts to write various new laws. It was a rough ride bearing witness as our justice and health departments struggled to make up rules along the way.

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7 underrated weed accessories for 2020

Leafly

Looking for some last-minute gift ideas for 2020? Small but mighty, these accessories are essential for any true smoker. The post 7 underrated weed accessories for 2020 appeared first on Leafly. Strains & products

New Jersey: Lawmakers Approve Measures Implementing Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization

NORML

Members of the New Jersey state Assembly and Senate have given final approval to legislation… The post New Jersey: Lawmakers Approve Measures Implementing Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization appeared first on NORML. Legalization legalization legislation New Jersey

Why Does Medical Marijuana Cost More Than the Stuff on the Street?

Leafwell

Even before my doctor recommended medical marijuana to me earlier this year, I had been curious about marijuana as medicine. It wasn’t just everything I was reading and hearing about the medical power of weed, it was from my prior experience with smoking pot when I was younger.

BC Craft Farmers Co-op and NATIONS Cannabis Sign MOU

Cannabis Life Network

On December 10th, 2020, NATIONS Cannabis and the BC Craft Farmers Co-op (BCCFC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The MOU outline’s each party’s desire and willingness to commit to a mutually beneficial relationship that goes beyond a simple business agreement.

5 takeaways from New Jersey’s cannabis legalization bill

Leafly

New Jersey legislators may vote on a contentious adult-use implementation bill this week. Here's what's in it. The post 5 takeaways from New Jersey’s cannabis legalization bill appeared first on Leafly.