Category: Medical Marijuana

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Medical marijuana news and commentary

October 30, 2014
10/30/2014
Great Edibles Recipes: Spider Cookies

Great Edibles Recipes: Spider Cookies

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays because of the treats (and some tricks!). Thus I give you this spooktacular dessert: medicated spider cookies!
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October 30, 2014
10/30/2014
NORML, Feds Agree on Benefits of Cannabis

NORML, Feds Agree on Benefits of Cannabis

The third day of hearings on the constitutionality of cannabis’ federal Schedule I status presented further bizarre twists, as both federal prosecutors and NORML’s defense team appeared...
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October 30, 2014
10/30/2014
Chile Plants Cannabis for Medicinal Use

Chile Plants Cannabis for Medicinal Use

In most countries in the world, if you asked the local authorities for permission to grow 750 cannabis plants in a residential area of the capital city,...
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October 29, 2014
10/29/2014
Cannabis Lube Claims It Can Get Your Vagina High

Cannabis Lube Claims It Can Get Your Vagina High

A sensational new product has hit the market in California this year — Foria, the first cannabis infused lubricant designed to enhance a woman’s sexual experience. Vagina…
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October 29, 2014
10/29/2014
Federal Prosecutors Appear to Concede Cannabis’ Medical Benefits

Federal Prosecutors Appear to Concede Cannabis’ Medical Benefits

Assistant US Attorney Gregory Broderick stumbled badly in his cross-examination of Dr. Carl Hart in federal evidentiary hearings to determine the constitutional basis of the federal Schedule...
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October 29, 2014
10/29/2014
THC Pills: A New Rx for Chest Pain?

THC Pills: A New Rx for Chest Pain?

A new study suggests a pharmaceutical version of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) may be an effective treatment for non-cardiac chest pain, most commonly acid reflux. About 23% of the...
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October 28, 2014
10/28/2014
Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin Gingerbread

Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin Gingerbread

This recipe for medicated pumpkin gingerbread yields two whole loaves and is full of your favorite autumn spices such as cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg.
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October 27, 2014
10/27/2014
Healing Recipes: Epilepsy – Medicated Skirt Steak Salad

Healing Recipes: Epilepsy – Medicated Skirt Steak Salad

While no single special diet is prescribed for epileptic patients, those with epilepsy are advised to followed a well balanced and nutritious diet full of all the...
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October 24, 2014
10/24/2014
Instafire: OG Ice Stomper Mini Slab

Instafire: OG Ice Stomper Mini Slab

This looks to me like the delightful result of a long purge. That slab and a nice Toro would do me proper right about now.
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October 24, 2014
10/24/2014
2014 Washington Cannabis Cup: Welcome Home Out-of-Towners

2014 Washington Cannabis Cup: Welcome Home Out-of-Towners

The Washington Cannabis Cup was an amazing place for out-of-towners this year.
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October 24, 2014
10/24/2014
Setting the Record Straight on Two Decades of Cannabis Research

Setting the Record Straight on Two Decades of Cannabis Research

A literature review was released on October 7th in the journal Addiction, which examined the past twenty years of research on recreational cannabis use. According to various...
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October 23, 2014
10/23/2014
Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin Pancakes With Apple Cider Syrup

Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin Pancakes With Apple Cider Syrup

My favorite Autumn-inspired pancake recipe has to be this medicated pumpkin pancake with apple cider syrup. It contains all of the flavors of fall, packed into one...
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October 22, 2014
10/22/2014
Marijuana and Your Memory

Marijuana and Your Memory

It’s no secret that marijuana can affect a person’s memory. In today’s society, the stereotypical marijuana user is often perceived as someone who is forgetful and absent-minded....
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October 22, 2014
10/22/2014
Terpene Profile: Caryophyllene

Terpene Profile: Caryophyllene

In this issue of Terpene Profiles, the properties of caryophyllene are broken down and the therapeutic benefits are explored. Get to know this terpene and discover what studies...
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October 21, 2014
10/21/2014
Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin Cheesecake Smoothie

Great Edibles Recipes: Pumpkin Cheesecake Smoothie

With flavors that resemble pumpkin cheesecake, this smoothie also contains an ‘ancient delight’ superfood mix, and is just what you need to give you that boost you...
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October 21, 2014
10/21/2014
2500 Year Old ‘Ice Princess’ May Have Been Medicating With Cannabis

2500 Year Old ‘Ice Princess’ May Have Been Medicating With Cannabis

Recent investigation into the 2500 year old mummified Ukok ‘Ice Princess’ (named after the permafrost plateau in the Altai Mountains where scientists found the remains), indicate that...
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October 21, 2014
10/21/2014
Humboldt Firefighters Heroically Save Helpless Weed From Burning Building

Humboldt Firefighters Heroically Save Helpless Weed From Burning Building

This time it’s not a child or a kitten being heroically rescued from a fire, but a weed harvest. Firefighters in Humboldt were able to save a...
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October 20, 2014
10/20/2014
Instafire: Refine Seattle Starfighter Wax

Instafire: Refine Seattle Starfighter Wax

Refine is known for flavor and potency. Their runs as of late have been absolute animals. Its Errl is so good it’s even on Fweedom’s shelves –...
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October 20, 2014
10/20/2014
Jamaican Movement to Decriminalize Ganja in the Works

Jamaican Movement to Decriminalize Ganja in the Works

Many people across the world associate Jamaica and Rastafarian culture with the blessed green herb, but cannabis is still illegal in Jamaica. However, that may soon change.
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October 20, 2014
10/20/2014
Healing Recipes: Crohn’s Disease – Pumpkin Potato Soup

Healing Recipes: Crohn’s Disease – Pumpkin Potato Soup

Crohn’s Disease is a form of inflammatory bowel disease, and can be accompanied by a bevy of serious symptoms. Fortunately, cannabis has been shown time and time...
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