No, we’re not joking. Weed may be notorious for the munchies, late night trips to the drive-through, and many an hour stuck on the sofa, but researchers are beginning to wonder: why aren’t more cannabis users suffering from obesity? We’re about to give you all you need to know about how weed keeps you skinny: what researchers say about marijuana, weight, and diabetes. Photo Credit: … Continue reading How Weed Keeps You Skinny: What Researchers Say About Marijuana, Weight, and Diabetes
There are lots of different hybrids, types, varieties, and names for cannabis, marijuana, weed, or wacky-tobacky. Unlike tobacky, however, marijuana has medicinal properties that help with a variety of issues. When all the smoke has cleared marijuana really comes down to two strains. Even though there are several hybrids being made to produce a strain more dominant in CBD (cannabidiol – a non-psychoactive compound in … Continue reading 3 MEDICAL MARIJUANA STRAINS YOU CAN USE TO HEAL ANY KIND OF PAIN (AND HOW TO PICK IT)
America has been, and continues to be, one of the most overweight nations on the planet. It goes without saying that this growing obesity epidemic – which includes nearly one-third of all American adults – is a significant public health concern.There are numerous reasons that the U.S. has become a breeding ground for obesity. According to the Centers for Disease Control, a lot of it … Continue reading Is cannabis the key to solving America’s obesity epidemic?
Cannabinoids Effects On The Immune System The immune system’s job is to protect the body from bacterial and viral invaders through the multifaceted interactions of a complex system of cells and organs. There are plenty of CB2 receptors on the various cells that are involved in such defense network and because of this, cannabinoids are oftentimes thought to play a part in the immune response. … Continue reading Cannabinoids Effects On The Immune System
The endocannabinoid system has a fundamental role to play in all aspects of female fertility, from initial fecundity, to implantation of the developing embryo into the endometrium, to delivery of endocannabinoids via breast milk. As well as all this, the EC system also has a vital role in the cessation of fertility. What is the menopause? The menopause is the term for the stage of … Continue reading Cannabis & the menopause
STATES AROUND THE COUNTRY — MORE THAN 23 IN TOTAL — HAVE LEGALIZED MEDICAL MARIJUANA. Experts have been changing their minds too — recently, CNN’s chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta reversed his opinion on medical marijuana. Many people agree with Gupta’s new stance, and believe that the drug should be legal for medical uses. New laws will help researchers study the drug’s medicinal uses and … Continue reading 23 Health Benefits Of Marijuana