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When Bob Dylan Turned the Beatles On To Marijuana

Project CBD

On August 28th, 1964 Bob Dylan introduced the Beatles to cannabis for their first time. And the rest is more than just rock ‘n’ roll history

Benefits of Cannabis for Alzheimer’s disease

Alchimia

What is Alzheimer? Alzheimer’s disease is a degenerative pathology that causes progressive and total loss of the cerebral functions in elderly people, especially memory.

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Medical Marijuana Consumption Methods: Pros & Cons

Leafwell

Medical marijuana’s therapeutic effects have been known for centuries, but its medical applications have only been recently confirmed. Here is a list of the most common conditions medical cannabis can be used for: Anxiety Depression Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS) Epilepsy and Dravet Syndrome Crohn’s Disease Cancer – for chemotherapy side-effects; further research is being carried out with regards to. Source. Cannabis Dosing Effects of Marijuana marijuana consumption

How The Legalization of Medical Marijuana Can Change Los Angeles & Orange County

The Herb Collective

With the vote of whether to fully legalize marijuana in California coming this week, it is important to understand how it can change Los Angeles and Orange County.

Cannabis Provides Protection from Alzheimer’s

420 Insight

Researchers, from the Salk Institute labs in San Diego, discovered that the main psychoactive compound in marijuana—tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)—and a few other active compounds remove amyloid beta proteins from lab-grown neurons. Amyloid is the toxic protein known to accumulate in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients. The compounds also significantly reduced cellular inflammation, an underlying factor in the progression of the disease.

Marijuana Not Monoculture!

Project CBD

Companion planting is a method of cultivation where plants are grown together to promote a dynamic, flourishing ecosystem. Some cannabis cultivators have begun adopting these practices, resulting in multiple benefits

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Sourcing CBD: Marijuana, Industrial Hemp & the Vagaries of Federal Law

Project CBD

Huge interest in the medicinal potential of CBD has catalyzed a rebirth of industrial hemp in the U.S. But is hemp the best source of CBD

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Is CBD Really Non-Psychoactive?

Project CBD

New scientific data shows that CBD interacts directly with the CB1 cannabinoid receptor in ways that are therapeutically relevant while modulating the psychoactive effects of THC. CBD lowers the ceiling on the ability of THC and endogenous cannabinoids to stimulate CB1.

Data Distortion: Use & Abuse of Cannabis Science

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x field--field-image--article.tpl.php * field--article.tpl.php * field--field-image.tpl.php * field--image.tpl.php * field.tpl.php -->. Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis.

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Data Distortion

Project CBD

Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis. Adrian Devitt-Lee highlights how analysis can be skewed for a variety of factors and gives insight on how to spot faulty research data

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Sourcing CBD: Marijuana, Industrial Hemp & the Vagaries of Federal Law

Project CBD

Huge interest in the medicinal potential of CBD has catalyzed a rebirth of industrial hemp in the U.S. But is hemp the best source of CBD

Data Distortion: Use and Abuse of Cannabis Science

Project CBD

Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis. Adrian Devitt-Lee highlights how analysis can be skewed for a variety of factors and gives insight on how to spot faulty research data

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Data Distortion

Project CBD

Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis. Adrian Devitt-Lee highlights how analysis can be skewed for a variety of factors and gives insight on how to spot faulty research data

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Medicinal properties of CBD

Alchimia

What is CBD? CBD is a cannabinoid present in cannabis plants with a very similar molecular structure to THC but without any kind of psychoactive effect.

History of the medicinal use of cannabis

Alchimia

Cannabis or marijuana has been accompanying mankind for more than 10,000 years, which has found the myriad of uses of this plant, either at recreational, medicinal or industrial level.

Release from the Spanish Observatory of Medicinal Cannabis

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Medical marijuana news, December 2015

Alchimia

Australia will allow to grow cannabis for medical studies. Australian health minister Sussan Ley announced on October 17th that a new legislation will allow to cultivate marijuana for scientific research and medical trials, thus ending a prohibition coming from 1967.

Medical Marijuana Legalization Won’t Make More Teens Smoke

The Herb Collective

Legalization efforts are everywhere and opponents are cringing at the notion, with arguments such as more teens will have access to marijuana and thus will abuse it. Although that is a compelling argument, recent studies from Columbia University suggest otherwise.

Marijuana Colors and What They Mean

The Herb Collective

Ever wondered about the difference in the colors of marijuana? Marijuana is green, but if you look close enough, the leaves will be different colors such as red, yellow, purple and blue. These colors are actually pigment molecules. What are pigment molecules?

The Benefits of Marijuana Oil Vapor Cartridges

The Herb Collective

PHOTO CREDIT: [link] Marijuana oil vapor cartridges are better than other methods of smoking according to a growing number of people. Big names like UFC fighter Nate Diaz use marijuana vapor cartridges as a safer alternative. Instead of inhaling carbon monoxide, you are just “vaping.”

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Why The War On Medical Marijuana Is Almost Over

The Herb Collective

It almost seems like yesterday that medical marijuana was introduced with obstacles such as raids and crackdowns. Today, more and more medical dispensaries are available, and the common raids and crackdowns are less frequent.

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Celebrities That Use Marijuana

The Herb Collective

Today, there are many successful celebrities that openly enjoy marijuana. Some celebrities you probably would have never imagined. Continue reading to find out who they are.

It’s Easy To Make Healthy Cannabis Oils

The Herb Collective

Eating cannabis edibles is great, but eating cannabis edibles that are healthy is even better. The brownies and Rice Krispies treats are tasty, but that doesn’t have to be the edible of choice.

Where is Marijuana Legal Outside Of The U.S?

The Herb Collective

It is important to know where marijuana is legal when traveling abroad. Countries like Pakistan, India, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Singapore, and Malaysia carry a death penalty for marijuana use. So there’s plenty of incentive to keep track of these things.