Category: Cannabis Facts

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Cannabis facts including marijuana research articles

January 30, 2015
01/30/2015
Terpene Profile: Borneol

Terpene Profile: Borneol

In this issue of Terpene Profiles, the properties of borneol are broken down and the therapeutic benefits are explored. Get to know this terpene and discover what...
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January 29, 2015
01/29/2015
My Favorite Strains: MK ULTRA

My Favorite Strains: MK ULTRA

Some strains are just so beautiful to both the eye and nose that it’s almost a shame to crush up a nug and smoke it. With a...
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January 28, 2015
01/28/2015
DPA Report: Employment Rates Rise Due to CO Cannabis Legalization

DPA Report: Employment Rates Rise Due to CO Cannabis Legalization

The industry created over ten thousand new jobs and brought in approximately $19 million a month. Rather than bringing about the end of society as we know...
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January 28, 2015
01/28/2015
Medical Cannabis Associated With Decreased Opioid Overdose?

Medical Cannabis Associated With Decreased Opioid Overdose?

A new study examined the effects of state laws establishing a medicinal cannabis program on reducing the mortality rate due to overdose on prescription opioids.
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January 27, 2015
01/27/2015
Indica, Sativa, Ruderalis – Did We Get It All Wrong?

Indica, Sativa, Ruderalis – Did We Get It All Wrong?

It seems Richard Evans Schultes, the man who created the original taxonomy for cannabis in the 1970s, misidentified a C. afghanica plant as a C. indica plant....
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January 26, 2015
01/26/2015
My Favorite Strains for an Active Lifestyle

My Favorite Strains for an Active Lifestyle

A more diverse cannabis consumer profile is emerging — cyclists, fishermen, skiers and snowboarders, kayakers, hikers, runners, flow artists, dancers, yogis, gymnasts and people who enjoy a...
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January 26, 2015
01/26/2015
Cannabis Study Finds No Negative Effects on Lung Health Over 20-Year Period

Cannabis Study Finds No Negative Effects on Lung Health Over 20-Year Period

We’ve all heard the same old rhetoric about smoking and how bad it is for your lungs. Well according to researchers from Emory University, smoking weed has...
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January 26, 2015
01/26/2015
New Strain of Cannabis? Nope, Just a New Strain of Hoax

New Strain of Cannabis? Nope, Just a New Strain of Hoax

The report, which had faux quotes from “researchers” at the University of Sydney, where the single specimen supposedly resided, even went so far as to suggest there...
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January 22, 2015
01/22/2015
Strain Review: Sour Diesel

Strain Review: Sour Diesel

Sour Diesel is one of the first strains I can recall getting over and over in my teenage and college years, and I was never disappointed. Her...
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January 20, 2015
01/20/2015
For Great Cannabis, It’s All in the Cure

For Great Cannabis, It’s All in the Cure

The curing process is where you either make or break the taste and smell of the flowers. For many cannabis connoisseurs, the appearance, smell and taste of...
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January 19, 2015
01/19/2015
My Favorite Strains: Kandy Kush

My Favorite Strains: Kandy Kush

Calling all Kush fans! This Kandy Kush is definitely an all-around prize winner, for breeder and consumer alike.
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January 19, 2015
01/19/2015
SAMHSA Releases Info on Drug Use Changes for 2012-2013

SAMHSA Releases Info on Drug Use Changes for 2012-2013

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration released data in December for the most recent findings of the National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Among...
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January 15, 2015
01/15/2015
My Favorite Strains: Bling Black Cherry Soda

My Favorite Strains: Bling Black Cherry Soda

Want a good, fruity tasting but hard hitting, strain to enjoy? Look no further than Bling Black Cherry Soda.
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January 12, 2015
01/12/2015
My Favorite Strains: Chernobyl

My Favorite Strains: Chernobyl

The appearance of this flower is very, I mean VERY, sugary, or densely covered in trichomes, to the point of a “sugar dipped” appearance. The aroma and...
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January 9, 2015
01/09/2015
My Favorite Strains: Berry White

My Favorite Strains: Berry White

I never knew fruity could be this sexy… until I tried the legendary Berry White. Medicating with Berry, I discovered, is a transcendent experience.
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January 8, 2015
01/08/2015
My Favorite Strains: Top Five of 2014

My Favorite Strains: Top Five of 2014

Looking back at all the other great strains that were covered in 2014, I have a few favorites that I would highly recommend. Here are my favorite...
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January 7, 2015
01/07/2015
Terpene Profile: Terpinolene

Terpene Profile: Terpinolene

In this issue of Terpene Profiles, the properties of terpinolene are broken down and the therapeutic benefits are explored. Get to know this terpene and discover what...
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January 6, 2015
01/06/2015
Necessity Opens Cancer Patient’s Mind to Cannabis

Necessity Opens Cancer Patient’s Mind to Cannabis

Diagnosed with breast cancer at a fairly young age, Xeni found herself genuinely contemplating death and dying, unsure of how, or even if, she would go on...
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January 5, 2015
01/05/2015
My Favorite Strains: Sweet 603

My Favorite Strains: Sweet 603

Coming from very potent strains, Sweet 603 doesn’t disappoint. She offers a very emotionally and mentally uplifting high, as well as nice pain relieving qualities.
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January 5, 2015
01/05/2015
Three Important Cannabis Milestones in 2014

Three Important Cannabis Milestones in 2014

A few cannabis-culture milestones happened during 2014.
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