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Roxicet and Medical Marijuana | Roxicet Addiction & Cannabis

The opioid crisis has made a lasting impact on the United States’ public health. Between 1999 and 2016, more than 350,000 people died from an opioid …

Prosthetics

David Staples: New Lamp That Mimics the Sun Has Major Impact on Cannabis Growing

The power of simulated sunlight is showing remarkable results in growing cannabis.<p>A high-tech lighting system that mimics the huge variety of …

Cannabis

These States Are Leading the Fight to Legalize Shrooms

Psilocybin is a much more complex drug than cannabis and it shouldn’t be treated the same way when it comes to decriminalization.<p>While the legalization of medical and recreational cannabis is becoming more prevalent across the United States, activist organizations in Denver and Oregon are now …

Cannabis

The Best Way to Grow Weed, According to Home Growers

There’s more than one way to (legally) start a grow-op in your apartment. Just be honest with your roommates.<p>It’s been a long time coming but cannabis legalization is officially rolling out across Canada in October. You may not 100 percent know what that means, and honestly I think most of us are …

Cannabis

Defying Congress, Jeff Sessions Keeps Blocking Medical Marijuana Research

It's been almost two years since the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) began accepting applications for new growers of research cannabis, and two …

Cannabis

Marijuana for arthritis: Latest research, patients’ experiences and best strains

Although arthritis is thought to be a disease of 65-year-olds and older, you’ll be surprised to learn that it can affect people of any age, and …

Pain

'A Slow Death Sentence Over A Plant': Former Marijuana Lifer Billy Dekle Reflects On His Time Behind Bars

It’s been almost two years since Billy Dekle was released from federal prison, but he still has nightmares about his life inside maximum …

Crime

10 best 420-friendly dating sites for pot lovers and cannabis enthusiasts

Meeting new people and dating is terrible as it is, but when you're a cannabis consumer, it's even worse.<p>Say you're on a first date and everything is …

Relationships

People Told Us About the Most Memorable Hate-Sex They've Ever Had

"I spat in his face, he ripped my underwear off. What happened next was probably the best sex I've ever had. God, I fucking hate him."<p>Hate-fucking: the act of having sex with someone you fucking hate. It's usually with someone you once loved or still love, or simply hate after a bad break-up, but …

Time I

Snoop Dogg and Patrick Stewart invest millions in British marijuana company

Snoop Dogg and Patrick Stewart are now business partners in the European cannabis industry.<p>Snoop Dogg’s venture capital firm Casa Verde has made a $10 million investment in the UK medical cannabis research firm Oxford Cannabinoid Technologies (OCT), reports <i>Green Rush Daily</i>.<p>OCT is currently …

Snoop Dogg

How Long Does a Weed High Last?

I’m imagining you sitting there, trying to focus as you type “how long does a high last” into the search bar. Or you could be on your phone pacing …

Cannabis

Rachael Bletchly: Rehash our daft drugs laws on cannabis to help thousands of kids and adults like Billy Caldwell

I’ve been inhaling potent “skunk” cannabis every day for months and it’s making me sick.<p>I should explain, it’s not me who’s got a drug habit, but a …

Cannabis

Canada's Federal Legalization of Marijuana Bring Mixed Responses, New Opportunities, and Challenges

Canada's vote to federally legalize Marijuana brings more jobs, new challenges to the workplace, and mixed political reviews.<p>The Canadian Senate has passed a landmark bill legalizing the use of recreational marijuana, making Canada the only country besides Uruguay to permit the nationwide sale and …

Cannabis

BBC reimagines the perfect human body and it'll give you nightmares

Humans aren't perfect, but anatomist Alice Roberts knows how they could be.<p>On Wednesday, BBCshared a terrifying video in which Roberts reimagines the …

Thank you, Jeff Sessions, for inadvertently kickstarting Congress' effort to legalize marijuana

Good job, Jeff Sessions! It seems the attorney general’s misguided attempts to revive the unpopular and unjust federal war on marijuana may be having the exact opposite effect — prompting a new bipartisan effort in Congress to allow states to legalize cannabis.<p>Last week Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) …

This Promising Psychedelic Experiment Created New Brain Connections in Flies and Rats

In a study done on flies and rats, scientists found that LSD and DMT impacted neurite density—a promising sign for the use of psychedelics in mental health treatment.<p>In an experiment conducted on flies and rats, scientists from the University of California, Davis, found that psychedelic …

Consciousness

The 2018 Father’s Day Cannabis Gift Guide

This Father’s Day, spoil Dad with the Tesla of dab rigs. Praise be to the Dads who work hard and burn harder. This year, show them you're …

CBD Is Changing the Health Industry

CBD is legal, and has been taken off the WADA Prohibited Substances List<p>In February 2008--ten years ago this past winter--Thomas Vanderham, a …

How Mapping Marijuana DNA Could Change the Future of Pot

Scientists are currently in the midst of exploring uncharted territory: The cannabis genome. Unlike with other plants, researchers don’t have a long …

Cannabis

Billy Caldwell: Boy whose medicinal cannabis oil was confiscated at Heathrow suffers first seizure in 19 months

A boy whose medicinal cannabis oil was confiscated at Heathrow yesterday has suffered his first seizure in 19 months.<p>Billy Caldwell, 12, had missed …

How My Cannabis Poem Landed on 8 Billboard Charts

A pitch letter to Lin-Manuel Miranda ends up on a hip hop record.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Green Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you look at many of the top tracks and on the <i>Billboard</i> charts, you’ll notice most of the subject matter deals with love, partying, or inhabiting Chris Brown's body. …

I served 20 years for cannabis. Now the police are cashing in on it | Rosie Rowbotham

Over the course of my life, I have been convicted in four separate trials, sentenced to a total of 69 years in prison, and after many appeals served just over 20 of them – the first two in maximum security. I was finally released on parole in 1997.<p>Given the length of time I was incarcerated, you …

Cannabis

Cannabis: Not Just About Getting High - Natural Health

I grow many different things on our farm, but one of my favorites is cannabis. A little under two years ago, I purchased my first plants and haven't …

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Tommy Chong reflects on pot's evolution as he turns 80

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yeah man, Tommy Chong says he always knew he'd live to see the day marijuana legalization would be sweeping America.<p>He knew when he and partner Cheech Marin pioneered stoner comedy 50 years ago, a time when taunting the establishment with constant reminders that they didn't just …

Cannabis

The 100 Most Influential People in Cannabis

The cannabis industry has made remarkable strides of late, and the first-ever High Times 100 celebrates the efforts of the men and women currently …

DEA Chief's Congressional Testimony About Legal Marijuana Angered Some, Baffled Many

The nation's top drug enforcement officer was unflinching in his opposition to legalizing marijuana and apparently not embarrassed by his complete ignorance of the relevant science.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s hard to know what to make of the testimony …

End the war on pot: We welcome the push to legalize and regulate marijuana

After many decades of treating as a crime the personal possession and use of a drug that is a negligible threat to public safety, New York is …

This physicist’s ideas of time will blow your mind

Time feels real to people. But it doesn’t even exist, according to quantum physics. “There is no time variable in the fundamental equations that describe the world,” theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli tells Quartz.<p>If you met him socially, Rovelli wouldn’t assault you with abstractions and math to …

Physics

The Only Pot-Brownie Recipe You’ll Ever Need

Unless your Grandma was more into jam bands than making jam, you've probably never tasted pot brownies that could even compare to her delicious, …