What’s the Differences Between Hemp and Marijuana

Hemp and marijuana are two popular names for the cannabis plant. Cannabis and Hemp are often used interchangeably, but they are different! Hemp refers to the variety of the plant that doesn’t have the psychoactive effect. Cannabis plants that contain less than 1% THC (the cannibinoid that causes the “high” feeling) are technically Hemp. Cannabis … Continue reading What’s the Differences Between Hemp and Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Weight Loss Strains

Weight Loss Strains Trying to shed some weight? You might be surprised by this weight loss tip; Start using cannabis. While cannabis has long been known for its appetite inducing effects, research is now indicating that it can actually help lower BMI and reduce obesity. In fact, states with medical cannabis laws have even seen … Continue reading Medical Marijuana Weight Loss Strains

Cannabis Infused Homemade Gummy Candy

The flavoring possibilities are endless for these candies. Just pair your favorite super strength flavor with a corresponding food color for a rainbow of colors and flavors.Other classic flavors to try: Orange, Lemon, Grape & Cherry. For a slightly more gourmet gumdrop - try flavors like Pear, Peach, Blackberry, or Mango. Flavors such as Bubble … Continue reading Cannabis Infused Homemade Gummy Candy

Natural Arthritis Treatments Including Medical Marijuana

Did you know, Arthritis affects 80% of people over 50 in the United States? It is the leading cause of disability and the number one crippling disease in America. And that doesn't include those, like me, suffering from one or more of the arthritis, like diseases including gout, bursitis, tendinitis, Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid arthritis and … Continue reading Natural Arthritis Treatments Including Medical Marijuana

Study: Marijuana Associated With Decreased Migraine Frequency By: Paul Armentano

Cannabis administration is associated with decreased migraine headache frequency, according to data published online ahead of print in the journal Pharmacotherapy. Investigators at the University of Colorado, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences retrospectively assessed cannabis’ effects on monthly migraine headache frequency in a group of 121 adults. Study participants had a primary diagnosis of … Continue reading Study: Marijuana Associated With Decreased Migraine Frequency By: Paul Armentano

Veterans’ grass-roots movement shares health benefits of marijuana By: Jen Christensen, CNN

To get away from the memories of war in Afghanistan -- the violence, the unexpected danger, the rush of adrenaline and the hypervigilance that can come with post-traumatic stress disorder -- Aaron Newsomstarted gardening. Since World War II, generations of veterans have found healing in horticulture. Digging in the dirt did that for Newsom, but the Marine, … Continue reading Veterans’ grass-roots movement shares health benefits of marijuana By: Jen Christensen, CNN

Why Does Cannabis Slow Down Our Time Perception?

Cannabis consumers may experience distortions in their perception of time, often reporting how minutes can feel like they stretch to hours on end—an unsettling experience, to say the least. But to what degree is this a scientifically proven phenomenon? Researchers have been curious about this question as well, and have conducted several investigations over the … Continue reading Why Does Cannabis Slow Down Our Time Perception?