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Why Cannabis Can Help Even with Difficult Diseases Like Parkinson's

Highlights:<p>The endocannabinoid system plays a major role in Parkinson’s Disease (PD).<br>• PD is associated with impairment of motor control after the loss …

Houston Police End Use of Drug Tests That Helped Produce Wrongful Convictions

<i>This is part of an ongoing investigation: Busted</i><p><i>Tens of thousands of people every year are sent to jail based on the results of a $2 roadside drug</i> …

Justice

The Therapeutic Value of Virtual Reality

Albert “Skip” Rizzo is director for Medical Virtual Reality at the University of Southern California-Institute for Creative Technologies. He’s also …

Virtual Reality

Jeff Sessions Wants More Asset Forfeiture -- Especially in Drug Cases

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Monday that the Dept. of Justice will seek to increase the use of asset forfeiture by state and local police …

Injustice

Marijuana Works Better Than Sleeping Pills For Insomnia

One of the most common home-remedy uses for cannabis is as a natural sleep aid or cure for insomnia. There is no shortage of discussion on the …

Sleep Apnea

Massachusetts court rules for woman fired for medical marijuana use

Massachusetts court rules for woman fired for medical marijuana use<p>17 Jul 2017 at 13:46 ET<p>Massachusetts’ top court on Monday ruled that a woman who …

Crohn's Disease

Outrageous Massachusetts Drug Bill Would Send You to Prison and Steal Your Car—No Drugs Needed

With the support of state law enforcement, a Massachusetts Democratic state representative has filed a drug war bill that would send violators to …

Child Abuse

Blowing the Lid off of the 'Marijuana Treatment' Racket

According to a comprehensive review by the National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine, “few marijuana users become dependent” upon pot. By …

Cannabis

Colorado’s Monthly Pot Sales Are Getting Even Higher

Marijuana sales in Colorado are soaring. The state, which legalized adult pot use in 2014, achieved a milestone in May, when pot sales topped $100 …

Cannabis

7 Household Products Every Marijuana Lover Needs

You are more than likely to have a paper clip in the bottom of a kitchen junk drawer. Or an old business card from that job you had a few years ago. …

Hacking

4 Reasons Why the U.S. Needs to Decriminalize Drugs—And Why We're Closer Than You Think

Click here for reuse options! Contrary to what Trump and Sessions would have you believe, the American public is all for it.Half of all adults in the …

United States

Watch: Snorting Chocolate for an Ecstasy-Like High? Apparently, It Works

Snortable chocolate offering a high "similar to ecstasy" is now available for sale in the United States. Sold under the brand name Coco Loko by …

FDA

Why do states keep running out of weed?

Nevada officials may have underestimated the high level of anticipation for the state’s new recreational marijuana law, because in its second weekend …

Nevada

Nevada running out of weed, ‘state of emergency’ declared

Marijuana being harvested at Deep Roots Harvest in Mesquite, NV. (Photo by Eric Weseman, FOX 13 News)<p>×<p>Nevada running out of weed, ‘state of …

Cannabis

Oregon Legislature Passes Bill to Decriminalize Cocaine, Meth, and Heroin

<b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> — Oregon’s state legislature just reduced penalties for drug possession in a bill also intended to reduce racial profiling by law …

Creative Commons

Three New Marijuana Myth-Busting Studies That the Mainstream Media Isn't Picking up On

Allegations surrounding the supposed dangers of pot are frequently reported and repeated without criticism. But these new studies cast serious doubts …

Cannabis

The Legal Age for Marijuana Should Be 18, Not 21

Lowering the legal age for marijuana use will help to improve prevention, safety and education for young people.<p>As the public debate on legalization …

Cannabis

10 Types of Marijuana That Can Make You Feel Rejuvenated

Waking up energized is something we all deserve. We all want to be prepared for the day and to be the best possible version of ourselves. The key to …

Wellness

Legal Marijuana Is a Big-Time Job Creation Engine

It's been less than four years since the first legal recreational sales in the United States took place in Colorado, but since then, the US marijuana …

Cannabis

More people could sell you legal weed than there are hygienists to clean teeth

If you’re an American living in a legal weed state, more than likely you’d have a better chance of finding someone to recommend, grow and sell you an …

Cannabis

Here are 5 diseases marijuana can cure

5 Diseases Marijuana Can Cure<p>Recreational marijuana, which was legalized in Washington, D.C. and decriminalized in February 2015 in Alaska has been …

Marijuana

Like the Shoes You Order From Amazon, Opioids Are Made in China and Arrive Directly at Your Doorstep

Two thirteen year old boys, Grant Seaver and Ryan Ainsworth, were best friends growing up in Park City, Utah. When their parents found each of them …

Liberal POV

Jeff Sessions’ Crusade Against Marijuana Hurts the Most Vulnerable—I Know Because I'm One of Them

<i>June 29, 2017, 11:23 AM GMT</i><p>By Garett Roush If Attorney General Jeff Sessions had his way, I would once again be at risk of constant seizures. The …

Cannabis

How America's Idiotic Drug Prohibition Helped Kill Philando Castile and Give the Policeman Who Killed Him an Excuse to Walk Free

Click here for reuse options! Drug war madness strikes again.The Minnesota cop who was acquitted last week of killing Philando Castile used the fact …

Policing

Jeff Sessions Is Misleading Congress to Advance His Inhumane War on Medical Marijuana

The attorney general conflates therapeutic cannabis with the opioid epidemic and attempts to tie it to a potential long-term uptick in violent crime.

Publishing

The Great Marijuana Debate -- Your Life May Depend on it

<i>"Good people don't smoke Marijuana"</i> - *Attorney General Jeff Sessions<p><i>"Mr Sessions stands against an overwhelming majority of Americans and even,</i> …

What happens to your body after you stop smoking marijuana?

As America becomes more comfortable with the idea of legalizing marijuana, research shows that the number of weed smokers has never been higher. …

Marijuana

Rand Paul and Al Franken Are Teaming Up to Protect Medical Marijuana from Jeff Sessions

Their bill would protect states that allow medical marijuana from any federal interference and remove current obstacles to medical marijuana research.

Al Franken

Pot use up on college campuses in legal weed states

Marijuana use among underage students on college campuses in Oregon—one of the first states to legalize recreational marijuana use for adults—is on …

Cannabis