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Everything You Can Do With a Container of Sour Cream

With the texture and tang of great yogurt and the richness of buttery cream, it's no wonder we love adding a dollop of sour cream to everything from fully loaded nachos to classic baked potatoes and chili. It's the kind of versatile ingredient that pairs equally well with hot, spicy foods and …

Cooking

New Study: Two Weird Foods That Could Rebuild Muscle As You Age

Losing muscle mass as you age is unfortunately inevitable. But we do know there are tons of things we can do to prevent and slow it. For instance, …

Nutrition

Federal Government Finally Admits Cannabis Can Help Kill Cancer Cells

<b>Carey Wedler<br>April 7, 2015</b><p><b>(ANTIMEDIA)</b> <i>Washington, DC</i> — In a rare and largely unnoticed move, the federal government has admitted that cannabis is …

Medical marijuana in Texas: 'The wind is shifting'

What makes people change their minds about drugs? Specifically, what has prompted political leaders, voters, law enforcement officials, and even the …

Cannabis

How I Feed My Family of 4 an Organic, Gluten-Free Diet for $125 Per Week

<b>Guest post from Anne of Anne’s Healthy Kitchen</b><p>A couple of years ago I wished my family could eat an organic diet, but I thought it would be too …

Nutrition

With Diet Weed, Bethenny Frankel Ruins Marijuana

The Skinnygirl empire dominates diet cocktails, and it could set its sights on weed next.<p>Those who say marijuana branding can’t be done look …

Cannabis

Controversial Paper Suggests Wi-Fi Exposure More Dangerous To Kids Than Previously Thought

Most parents would be concerned if their children had significant exposure to lead, chloroform, gasoline fumes, or the pesticide DDT. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IRIC), part of the United Nations’ World Health Organization (WHO), classifies these and more than 250 other agents …

Teens

11 Foods That Crush Cravings

If losing weight is a goal for you, then you want to make sure you get some soluble fiber in your diet, too. Hydrophilic fibers dissolve and form a gel in the intestines. The gel helps steady blood sugar, which in turn stops food cravings and makes us feel full longer. Being well hydrated also aids …

Red meat triggers toxic immune reaction which causes cancer, scientists find

Scientists at the University of California discovered that the human body views red meat as a foreign invader and launches an immune response<p>Red meat has been linked to cancer for decades, with research suggesting that eating large amounts of pork, beef or lamb raises the risk of deadly tumours.<p>But …

The Coming Corporate Future of the Marijuana Industry

It seems inevitable that the marijuana industry will be dominated by major corporations, but what will those corporations look like?<p><i>"Who invent capitalism? Yeah, the system that you're livin' through - who invented it? Is the guy who invented it still alive? That guy dead years ago, but system</i> …

Cannabis

Federal government loses appeal to stop medical marijuana patients from growing pot at home

The Conservative government has lost its latest attempt to prevent medical marijuana users from growing pot at home, with the Federal Court of Appeal …

Cannabis

Hype Around Cannabis As A Treatment For Cancer Is Undeserved

Cannabis has long been touted as containing chemicals that might work against cancer. A recent study suggested that two chemicals found in cannabis, …

Cancer

Cannabis Oil Unveiled

Although I’ve been aware of the recent positive feedback of cannabis oil to various serious diseases, I was still skeptical to consider this as a …

If we want to reduce police brutality we have to end the war on drugs

Racist policing is part of a self-perpetuating system of bad laws and preexisting prejudices<p>Protests for police reform are sweeping the United States following the deaths of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, and an untold number of other unarmed or innocent people of color. Amid the anger and …

The Cannabis Network

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Cannabis

The Intersection of Marijuana and Technology, Part 1

<i>This is part one of two of my interview with Leslie Bocskor, Chairman of the Nevada Cannabis Industry Association.</i><p>Leslie Bocskor splits his …

Cannabis

There's Big Money in Organics. And It Starts with the Soil. | Inc.com

American farmers are torn between abundant demand for organic food and a scarcity of land on which to grow it. Enter Craig Wichner, co-founder and managing partner of Farmland LP, based in San Francisco. Farmland is a $62 million investment fund that buys up conventional farmland--the …

Farming