5 reasons to watch N.J. journalist’s Weediquette’ show about marijuana culture

In interviews from their home six months after their move to Denver, the Wilsons say they made the right decision to leave New Jersey.
Children relying on cannabis to help them beat cancer. A man spending more than a decade in prison after being found with two marijuana joints. Veterans allaying symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. All get their moment in “Weediquette,” a string of eight one-hour documentaries premiering 11 p.m. Tuesday (March 1) on Viceland, the new cable network available on Fios, Optimum, Xfinity, DirecTV and Time Warner Cable as well as Sling TV and Apple TV. Continue reading 5 reasons to watch N.J. journalist’s Weediquette’ show about marijuana culture

Cannabis & Injury: Can It Ease Spinal Pain?

There are a few ways that cannabis may help those with spinal injury. While the herb will not heal you completely, it can provide strong pain relief in chronic situations.

In an acute situation such as immediately after a severe accident or a surgery, opioid pain medications are probably going to be your best option.

However, once you have recovered from the injury a bit, researchers have found that cannabis can improve routine pain management. Continue reading Cannabis & Injury: Can It Ease Spinal Pain?

INFOGRAPHIC | THE U.S. GOVERNMENT CLASSIFIED THE WRONG SUBSTANCE AS SCHEDULE 1

Did the U.S. Government classify the wrong substance as Schedule 1? Based on the facts and statistics above, we think so! Let your voice be heard and leave a comment below or share this article with your friends on social media. Continue reading INFOGRAPHIC | THE U.S. GOVERNMENT CLASSIFIED THE WRONG SUBSTANCE AS SCHEDULE 1

Using Cannabis Oil on Your Skin

“Abundant distribution of cannabinoid receptors on skin nerve fibers and mast cells provides implications for an anti-inflammatory, anti-nociceptive action of cannabinoid receptor agonists.” (source) “It seems that the main physiological function of the cutaneous ECS is to constitutively control the proper and well-balanced proliferation, differentiation and survival, as well as immune competence and/or tolerance, of skin cells.” (source) Continue reading Using Cannabis Oil on Your Skin

Here’s How The Damaging Social Stigma Of Cannabis Formed.

Millions of people are suddenly waking up to the fact they’ve been lied to for decades about the dangers of cannabis. At the center of this lie is the widespread assumption that cannabis prohibition surely must have been the result of serious investigation and scientific research. With such strong public debate, it must be backed by facts and science… Right? Early anti-cannabis propaganda actually worked … Continue reading Here’s How The Damaging Social Stigma Of Cannabis Formed.