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A Simple Weekly Mindfulness Practice: Keep a Gratitude Journal

Time required15 minutes per day, at least once per week for at least two weeks. Studies suggest that writing in a gratitude journal three times per …

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The Strange And Dangerous All-Cash World Of Legal Weed

Marijuana entrepreneurs can’t get bank accounts, so that leads to situations like showing up at the tax office with a massive bag of bills.<p>Local laws may allow the legal sale of marijuana in many states, but federal laws still class it as a drug like heroin. And that means no banks. Weed-selling, …

Can You Sell Marijuana Pipes To Help Fund Bernie Sanders?

Ariel Zimman is taking a decidedly grassroots approach to supporting Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign. But the legality of her handiwork is hazy, at best.<p>The 29-year-old resident of Portland, Oregon, is marketing homemade ceramic pipes emblazoned with decals of Sanders’ head and campaign …

Anti-Aging Recipes to Keep You Young

Yuki Sugiura<p>"Cheesy" Kale Chips<p><b>Youth-boosting ingredients:</b> Kale, nutritional yeast, coconut oil<p>This healthy homemade snack is packed with superfoods. …

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Are Toxins Making You Iodine Deficient?

On the surface, phthalates may sound like a good thing. After...<p>For a decadent chocolate treat reminiscent of peanut butter...<p>You may have heard …

Meet the 'Father of Cannabis,' the Man Who Discovered Why Weed Makes You High

Raphael Mechoulam has been deciphering the secrets of marijuana for over 50 years.<p><i>This article originally appeared in the Colombian edition of VICE Magazine.</i><p>In 1980, a team of investigators from the Sao Paulo Medicine Faculty of Santa Casa published a study that should have changed the lives of 50 …

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