Medical marijuana does well in national study

From Mike Hinton Casper The National Cancer Institute recently released its report on medical marijuana. The overview of their conclusion is, THC (the active ingredient in marijuana) caused a 45 percent reduction in bladder cancer, remission in breast and liver cancer and more. They have determined that there is no lethal dose of marijuana. And addictive potential is considerably lower than any other medicine available. … Continue reading Medical marijuana does well in national study

Congress quietly ends federal government’s ban on medical marijuana

Under a provision in the spending bill passed by Congress over the weekend, states where medical marijuana is legal would no longer need to worry about federal drug agents raiding retail operations. Agents would be prohibited from doing so. (Robert F. Bukaty / Associated Press) Evan HalperContact Reporter Tucked deep inside the 1,603-page federal spending measure is a provision that effectively ends the federal government’s … Continue reading Congress quietly ends federal government’s ban on medical marijuana

The 10 Most Common Misconceptions About Hemp

If you’ve been keeping up with our Leafly series about hemp, you know that the industrial properties of the cannabis plant are widely misunderstood. In an effort to help set the record straight, here is a breakdown of the top 10 misconceptions we hear about hemp. 1. Hemp, Medical, and Recreational Cannabis are All the Same Although industrial hemp, medical marijuana, and recreational marijuana are … Continue reading The 10 Most Common Misconceptions About Hemp

Cannabinoids found in Cannabis Lowers Blood Pressure to Normal Levels

 HYPERTENSION-(High Blood Pressure) High blood pressure (HBP) or hypertension means high pressure (tension) in the arteries. Arteries are vessels that carry blood from the pumping heart to all the tissues and organs of the body.  High blood pressure does not mean excessive emotional tension, although emotional tension and stress can temporarily increase blood pressure. Normal blood pressure is below 120/80; blood pressure between 120/80 and … Continue reading Cannabinoids found in Cannabis Lowers Blood Pressure to Normal Levels

Cannabis Oil A Real Miracle Medicine?

Recent research shows actually reduction in cancer cell growth, by using hash oil! The vast healing ability of cannabis is still being discovered, & a lot that has been medically proven. Like the ability for cannabis to decrease pain, nausea, & many other conditions. The incredible diverse applications of cannabis is truly profound, including its ability to kill MRSA. So many beneficial uses are currently … Continue reading Cannabis Oil A Real Miracle Medicine?

Chronic Conditions Treated With Cannabis

International Classification of Diseases 9 – CM 1996 Chronic Conditions Treated With Cannabis Encountered Between 1990-2004 © 2004 Tod H. Mikuriya, M.D. Genital Herpes 054.10 Herpetic infection of penis 054.13 AIDS Related Illness 042 Post W.E. Enephalitis 062.1 Chemotherapy Convales V66.2 Shingles (Herpes Zoster) 053.9 Radiation Therapy E929.9 Viral B Hepatitis, chronic 070.52 Viral C Hepatitis, chronic 070.54 Other arthropod bone disease 088 Lyme Disease … Continue reading Chronic Conditions Treated With Cannabis

5 Promising Cannabis Studies That Explore How Cannabinoids Interact with the Human Body

International Cannabinoid Research Society’s (or ICRS) recent 25th annual symposium proved to be a great place to share ideas and learn from a wide variety of highly accomplished scientists in the area of cannabinoid research. The 4-day conference was highly diverse, covering everything from novel chemical cannabinoid entities, to quality control methods for cannabis, to non-THC cannabinoids such as CBD (cannabidiol) and CBG (cannabigerol). Here … Continue reading 5 Promising Cannabis Studies That Explore How Cannabinoids Interact with the Human Body