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The Endocannabinoid System - How Cannabis Affects The Human Body

How Cannabis Affects The Human Body<p><b>The legal cannabis</b> movement started in San Francisco in the early 1990’s when it was discovered that cannabis …

Cannabis

12 Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thigh Recipes That'll Save You From Yourself

Back away from the whole chicken. Cut yourself some slack (and speed up dinner) by sticking to the thighs.<p>Weeknight fantasy: a beautifully bronzed whole roast chicken, on your table at 7. Weeknight reality: fire detectors, hot tears, dinner at 11.<p>While it might be <i>possible</i> to roast an entire bird on …

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There's A Legal Form Of Weed Called CBD & Here's Why People Are Using It

As marijuana continues to become more and more accessible across the country, scientists are learning about new uses and medicinal benefits …

The Trump administration’s new war on marijuana, explained

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is unleashing federal law enforcement — to crack down on marijuana legalization states.<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions has launched a new war on marijuana legalization.<p>On Thursday, Sessions rescinded guidances from former President Barack Obama’s administration that …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

How To Make Your Own Space Buckets

The latest cultivation trend: growing lush pot plants in tiny grow chambers that anyone can build. Here’s how to make your own space …

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Where You Can Legally Smoke Weed in the USA, Mapped

Earlier this week, we published an article on how a pop-up weed dinner is coming to a city where, technically, it's illegal to consume or sell weed …

Cannabis

Can CBD oil relieve arthritis pain?

Recent studies suggest that cannabidiol oil (CBD oil) could play a role in the treatment of arthritis. What are the benefits of CBD oil and are there …

Immune System

Uruguay to produce medical marijuana for export

© Reuters. Uruguay to produce medical marijuana for export<p>MONTEVIDEO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - International Cannabis Corporation ICC.V will produce …

California rolls out website to cut through cannabis haze

Finally, a guide to grass that even grandma can get<p>Every day, Anna Denny encounters people who know their way around a joint.<p>Denny owns Elevated 916, a smoke shop in north Sacramento that sells tobacco products and smoking accessories. But many of her customers don’t limit their smoking to …

Equifax data breach: I tried to freeze my credit. There were problems.

It's a move we were told could help protect us after the Equifax data breach — except many of us are having trouble making it.<p>The credit-reporting company said last week hackers stole personal data from an estimated 143 million Americans, and experts advised consumers to place a security "freeze" …

These 3 Pure-Play Marijuana Stocks Are Generating the Highest Annual Sales

All three more than doubled their year-over-year weed sales in fiscal 2017.<p>Marijuana stocks are blazing hot, and it's not hard to see why. According …

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The science of high-potency cannabis

<b>What is in cannabis that can make it dangerously powerful? And what about claims of medical benefits?</b><p>Newsbeat hears from two scientists who study the drug.<p>Remember these letters - THC and CBD<p>Cannabis plants contain a substance called Cannabigerol that forms three other compounds when the plant …

How to Parent like the Japanese Do

About a year after I moved to Tokyo with my husband and two boys, my 6-year-old vanished off the street. No, he wasn’t snatched, and he didn’t fall …

Here’s what makes our marijuana ‘top shelf’ – and worth a 25% premium

In 2015, my brother-in-law, who had been growing medical cannabis since the mid-1990s, called me to ask whether I'd finance a potential opportunity. …

Terpenes: How the interactive synergy of compounds in cannabis creates the entourage effect

<i>To read the first story in this series, click here.</i><p>You know that delicious, skunky aroma you get every time you crack open a jar of cannabis? That's …

How to make new friends as an adult

11 apps to build your real-world social network.<p>In high school and college, you make friends with ease. Between classes, recreational activities, student groups, and on-campus parties, you're constantly exposed to new people with similar interests, with whom you can forge tight-knit bonds. Once you …

Do's and Don'ts When Buying a Car From a Dealer

You'll have to go to a dealership to check out the car, close the deal, and take delivery. But watch your step; this is the phase when the dealership …

Personal Finance

What to do if you lose your ID: How to get a new driver’s license, Social Security card and more

Maybe you lost your wallet at the bar. Or maybe you can’t find your birth certificate ever since you moved across country and forgot which box you …

Bay Area pot laws are confusing - Here's what you need to know

California pot legalization initiative Proposition 64 allows all adults 21 and over to possess up to an ounce of cannabis buds, seven grams of extract, and grow six plants in their homes.<p>But are medical marijuana dispensaries open in your town? Is it OK to grow some plants in your outdoor garden? …

How Much You Have to Save Each Month to Become a Millionaire in 10 Years

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on or head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, then the good news is you're not</i> …

Personal Finance

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Gaming gone bust, tribe turns to marijuana farming

A small Indian tribe in a remote stretch of San Diego County has traded in its failed dream of casino riches for what could be the next big payout — …

Stocks To Invest In: 7 Marijuana Companies With High Sales And Good Prices

<i>This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool.</i><p>The marijuana industry is the hottest thing since sliced bread, and marijuana stocks are thriving …

Canada’s Plan to Be the World Leader in Legal Weed

Amid the scarred tracts of Alberta’s struggling oil region, an industry is taking shape that could give this part of western Canada an economy that’s …

Why a Former Top Indigenous Leader Is Starting Weed Grow-ops on Reserves

Ex-Assembly of First Nations national chief Phil Fontaine wants to help remote communities cash in on a growing green-ish industry.<p>Remote First Nations that might feel pressured to sign onto resource extraction projects for income and employment can now look to a greener solution: growing weed.<p>A …

Country has seen 500 companies apply to join ‘green rush’ in cannabis products after more than 100 studies in pharmaceutical use<p>In a small pharmaceutical lab in Jerusalem, a complex construction of rubber tubes, pumps and a brass pipe sits on a worktop. A prototype device, its purpose is to “smoke” …

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It just got easier to become a permanent resident of Japan — here's how you do it

Under the new law, which will take effect in March, applicants with multiple degrees who earn a high salary will only need one year to become residents. The change reflects Japan's desire for more workers with advanced skill sets.<p>But that's not the only way to uproot your current life for a new one …

Secret Netflix Codes to Unlock Thousands of Hidden Categories

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) uses a special algorithm to help you find movies and shows based on what you have previously watched as well as what you …