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18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

<i>This article originally appeared in Motto.</i><p>When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar …

Emotional Intelligence

Good News: There's No Definitive Link Between Marijuana Use and Lung Cancer

And over 100 other observations from a massive new weed report.<p>Marijuana, being the illegal, Schedule 1, oft-demonized substance that it is, is hard for researchers to study. That's unfortunate, because there are many promising health benefits, and medical marijuana is legal in 28 states. Still, …

Where is marijuana legalized? Map of U.S. marijuana laws by state

The legalization of marijuana in America has been moving at a breakneck speed in recent years as states and territories across the nation have …

12 Key People Who Will Influence The Future Of Pot

With 23 states that have legalized medical marijuana, 19 that have decriminalized possession of small amounts of pot and four that have legalized recreational use outright, pot policy is one of the most fiercely contested issues in America today. Recent polling suggests that support for legal weed …

Legal Weed Market Is Heating Up For Vape Shops

(Repeats for additional subscribers)<p>By Jilian Mincer<p>NEW YORK, July 29 (Reuters) - When Matt and Jen Osmun opened their vape shop in Bethel, Connecticut, last December, they didn't expect to get a boost from the local medical marijuana outlet.<p>"Sales are going really well, and getting better every …

Mich. groups raise $257K in marijuana legalization bid

<i>Lansing</i> — Two committees supporting competing measures to legalize recreational marijuana use have raised more than $257,000 in donations and spent …

As More States Consider Legalizing, Questions About Pot And The Brain

Five states are voting this fall on whether marijuana should be legal, like alcohol, for recreational use. That has sparked questions about what we know — and don't know — about marijuana's effect on the brain.<p>Research is scarce. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency classifies marijuana as a Schedule I …

Cannabis

Bill would legalize recreational marijuana use in Michigan

LANSING — A state lawmaker has introduced legislation to legalize recreational use of marijuana in Michigan, a move he says will free up police to …

Cannabis

Everything You Need to Know About Medical Marijuana

This week, we explained everything you could possibly need to know about medical marijuana. When it can help and when it can’t, how to get access to …

Walgreens Broaches Possible Health Benefits Of Medical Marijuana

National brands haven't taken a stance on weed yet, but they've been forced to acknowledge it.<p>Walgreens wants to talk about marijuana.<p>In what appears to be an unprecedented move for a company its size, Walgreens published a discussion of the possible health benefits of medical marijuana on its …

Can Dogs Get High? Pet Owners Are Treating Animals With Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana isn’t just providing people with pain relief. Pets are able to receive many of the same relief benefits of medical marijuana, …

Survey: 57% Of Americans Favor Marijuana Legalization

The times, they are a-changin’. According to the Pew Research Center, a decade ago 32% of adult American favored and 60% opposed legalizing marijuana. Now, the numbers have basically flipped, with 57% in favor and 37% opposed, based on a survey of 1,201 U.S. adults conducted this past August by …

Americans' Support For Legalizing Marijuana Has Reached An All-Time High [Infographic]

According to a just-released Pew Research survey conducted in August, public support for the legalization of marijuana in the U.S. has reached a historic high. Some 57 percent of U.S. adults now think the use of marijuana should be legal nationwide while 37 percent oppose legalization. Americans …

Legal Marijuana Hasn't Caused Any Of The Problems Opponents Said It Would

A new report finds that youth use rates and traffic fatalities have remained stable, marijuana arrests have dropped and revenue is flowing in.<p>When Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize recreational marijuana in 2012, opponents of the measures warned that ending the …

Arbitrary Marijuana Limits Leave Drivers High and Dry

<i>By Alex Glenn</i><p>Hazy. Clumsy. Unreliable. No, we're not talking about a marijuana-impaired driver, but rather certain testing criteria used to weed them out.<p>In several states, motorists are subject to "per se" marijuana laws, which set a specific limit of THC that drivers can have in their blood. THC …

A Federal Court Just Gave a Huge Victory to the Medical Marijuana Industry

The Department of Justice cannot spend money to prosecute people who violate federal drug laws but are in compliance with state medical marijuana …

Cannabis

Snoop Dogg Calls The NFL ‘Stupid As F*ck’ For Allowing Players To Have Guns But Not Weed

“Pitch Perfect 2” star Snoop Dogg likes weed. Heck, he loves the stuff. Snoop is synonymous with marijuana. So when it came time for someone to use their voice to defend NFL players that are punished for using it, it only made sense for Snoop to stand up.<p>There was a segment on ESPN’s <i>First Take</i> …

How Cannabidiol (CBD) Works for Treating Anxiety

<i>This article is sponsored by PureCBDvapors.com, your trusted CBD experts dealing in effective pain relief through the use of legal hemp derived</i> …

American Police Are Busting People for Drug Possession Every 25 Seconds

Law enforcement agencies all across the nation are locking people up for drug possession every 25 seconds, a rate greater than arrests for all …

The 30 best horror movies on Netflix

We’re months away from Halloween, but there’s never a bad time to spend a night in binge-watching the best horror movies Netflix has to offer. The …

15 Remarkable Signs of Emotional Intelligence

How many of these describe you?<p>It's all too easy to lose control of our emotions.<p>That's why emotional intelligence is so important. The ability to identify emotions (in yourself and others), to understand their powerful effect, and to use that information to guide thinking and behavior, can greatly …

Emotional Intelligence

New Study: It's Actually Bad for Men to Be Breadwinners

Being a good provider isn’t all it’s cracked up to be, says a new study. Guys who are required to earn the lion’s share of the family income are less …

Research

The one crazy Stranger Things plot line that's actually real

If the Netflix series <i>Stranger Things</i> is to be believed, little girls can crush soda cans with their minds, alternate dimensions are legitimate health …

How To Relax Like A Pro

by Terri Trespicio<p>There is a widely held misconception in our culture that relaxation is a <i>reflex</i>--meaning, if we can create the ideal environment, relaxation will just...happen.<p>Yet it's not so easy for many of us. We finally get a day off or take that vacation but instead of feeling relaxed, we …

Cocaine Vaccine Approved For Testing In Humans

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> There are an estimated 2 million cocaine users in the United States and a new medical study could provide help and hope for …

The best meditation apps if you’re just getting started

<i>This post originally appeared on The Zoe Report</i><p>We’re the first to admit how life can get pretty stressful at times. When we’re constantly connected …

The Evolution of Anxiety: Why We Worry and What to Do About It

Let's pretend for a moment that you are a giraffe.<p>You live on the grasslands of the African savannah. You have a neck that is 7 feet long (2.1 meters). Every now and then, you spot a group of humans driving around on a safari taking pictures of you.<p>But it's not just your neck and their cameras that …

25 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress

With help from career-information expert Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., we combed through the Occupational Information Network (O*NET), a US Department of Labor database that compiles detailed information on hundreds of jobs, and looked at salary data on the US Bureau of Labor Statistics website to find …

Employment