Why Marijuana is Becoming One of the Most Used Arthritis Herbal Remedies

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Marijuana is becoming increasingly popular as one of the arthritis herbal remedies used by hundreds of thousands of the over 30 million sufferers across the United States to control the pain and other symptoms that come with the disease. Apart from being effective, marijuana has few of the side effects like nausea and lack of […]

CNN Marijuana Documentaries Are Critical in Changing Public Perceptions

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The influence of the many CNN marijuana documentaries and articles cannot be underestimated. For starters, CNN is one of the world’s largest media houses, and its place in the industry comes with much authority not only in news coverage but also in health-related matters. In fact, the media house’s website has remained for close to two decades […]

Is CBD Effective Independent of THC?

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Cannabidiol (CBD) makes up to 40% of the entire composition of the marijuana plant. The primary psychoactive compound delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is about 2%-5% of the entire extraction, and another 60 or so compounds take up the remaining percentage. In the years following its discovery in the early 1990s, CBD has stood out from all the […]

How the Georgia Cannabidiol Bill Can Help Save this 4 Year-Old

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It all started a few weeks ago when Georgia State Representative Allen Peake visited four-year-old Haleigh Cox, the daughter of one of his constituents. He witnessed first-hand the devastating effects of Haleigh’s disorder, a condition that afflicted the young child with close to a hundred seizures a day. The little girl’s parents told him about […]

Does Wisconsin’s Cannabidiol Bill Really Help Those Who Need It?

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On April 16, Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin signed into law a bill that legalizes the use of cannabidiol oil for children suffering from intractable epilepsy (a topic we’ve covered earlier here). The oil—extracted from medical marijuana—contains a large concentration of cannabidiol (CBD) and a small amount of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Several states have legalized its […]

The Dilemma Caused by State Recreational Marijuana Laws

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State Recreational Marijuana Laws Even with the progress that can be witnessed across the country, the push to embrace medical marijuana has never been an easy undertaking. Recreational marijuana faces even harsher odds despite the fact that, according to NORML, it is the third most popular drug used for pleasure after alcohol and tobacco. In […]

What is CBD in Weed?

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A common question in this industry is, “What is CBD in weed?” Most people want to know how it compares to THC — and I don’t blame them. In this article, we’re going to discuss the history of CBD and how it differs from THC. Cannabidiol (CBD) is a compound that accounts for about 40% […]

Will New US Medical Marijuana Laws Change How We Think of Pot?

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On March 30, 2014, the Denver Post published an article entitled Non Psychoactive CBD oil made from marijuana plants poised to be game-changer. In this article, John Ingold, who has been writing about marijuana for close to a decade, delved into the discussion of whether medical marijuana legislation sweeping across the United States is good […]