Category Archives: Research & Science

Marijuana And Depression (Feel Better Now) Cannabis Works

Marijuana and Depression

It’s completely normal and healthy to feel melancholy at times, but if you are experiencing prolonged periods of sadness or a lack of interest in activities you usually enjoy, you may be one of the 350 million people globally affected by depression. While this is a complex condition that has only fairly recently begun to […]

Berkeley Patients Group (Medical Marijuana) Founded 1999

Berkeley Patients Group

Berkeley Patients Group (BPG) is the oldest cannabis dispensary in the United States. Founded in 1999, BPG has offered several medicinal services to the public, meeting the needs of patients successfully. Being one of California’s most established, cannabis collectives, BPG earned its reputable title through its standing with its community. By creating an environment founded […]

Researchers Buzzing About New Potential For Medical Marijuana Studies

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On August 11 2016, the DEA announced that the way in which marijuana is studied in the US will change for the better. Researchers will now enjoy better access to a wider variety of cannabis strains. As it stands, over 20 US states have legalized marijuana for medical use, yet the federal government recently confirmed […]

Lancet Psychiatry Reports 10 Million Increase In Marijuana Smokers

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A new study by the UK-based medical journal The Lancet Psychiatry has found that about 10 million more Americans are now smoking marijuana compared to 12 years ago. Against the backdrop of at least five US states – including California – readying themselves for a vote on whether or not to legalize marijuana for recreational […]

Cannabigerolic Acid (CBGa): The “Stem Cells” of Cannabis

CBGa

Why Cannabigerolic Acid (CBGa) is Kind of a Big Deal Cannabigerol is one of the many phytocannabinoids within the cannabis plant, of which over 70 have been discovered and elucidated. And, as explained in our other article about cannabidiolic acid, many phytocannabinoids have acidic precursors. To recap really quickly, these acidic precursors turn into a […]

Endogenous Cannabinoids: Homemade Cannabinoids Live Inside You

Endogenous Cannabinoids

Endocannabinoid System It comes as a surprise to many people that we have a system in our bodies capable of producing its own cannabinoids without you ever picking up a hemp or cannabis product.  According to the Journal of Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, the discovery of this system occurred some time in the mid-1990s, after […]

Why CBD Depression-Alleviating Products are the Best Option

CBD Depression

Depression is the emotional feeling of low spirits, sadness and loss of hope. It is something all of us go through at one time or another. In most cases, it is mild and does not warrant any form of treatment aside from rest or talking to someone about your worries. In some cases, however, this […]

How Cannabidiol Affects Schizophrenia

Cannabidiol Schizophrenia

More and more, the cannabidiol schizophrenia relationship is being studied in patients as an alternative to traditional medicine. One of the main reasons for this interest is the lack of side effects in patients using cannabidiol, or CBD, as most medicines used to treat schizophrenia present undesirable side effects – often leading patients to go […]

Where To Buy Hemp Oil For Cancer

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Many people who have cancer have decided to seek hemp oil for their own personal reasons. No reputable source of quality hemp oil would ever say that their product is intended for the treatment of any disease, especially not one with the gravity of cancer. However, the sufferers of such conditions have come to their […]

Discover Effective Diabetes Herbal Remedies

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Diabetes mellitus, commonly referred to simply as diabetes, is a health condition that causes high blood sugar levels. It is a disease that affects millions of people around the world. In fact, according to the World Health Organization, approximately 9% of adults had diabetes last year. There are two main types of diabetes: type-1 and […]