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11 ways smart people deal with uncertainty

Our brains are hardwired to make much of modern life difficult. This is especially true when it comes to dealing with uncertainty. On the bright …

Emotional Intelligence

Why I Take Cannabis Terpenes Instead of Smoking Weed

The non-psychoactive aromatic compound could become the biggest thing in wellness since CBD.<p>I stopped smoking weed my senior year of college. I woke up one February morning, mouth still fuzzy, lying on top of my covers with my winter coat, scarf, and boots still on— I’d been too disoriented to get …

28 Successful Executives Share the Best Advice They Received From Their Dads

A father's example and advice can inexorably affect the lives of his children.<p>A father's example and advice can inexorably affect the lives of his children. Here's how more than two dozen successful leaders say their dads affected their trajectories.<p>1. Surround yourself with great people.<p>"The best …

10 habits of mentally strong people

Despite West Point Military Academy’s rigorous selection process, one in five students drop out by graduation day. A sizeable number leave the summer …

4 Natural Supplements That Are as Powerful as Drugs

Most supplements don't really work, or at least haven't been proven to work.<p>However, there are some exceptions to this.<p>In fact, a few supplements are</i> …

High Blood Pressure

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Watch Jeff Sessions Go on Nasty Rants at DOJ Interns Questioning Him About Weed and Cops

Internal Department of Justice footage obtained by ABC News shows Jeff Sessions arguing and mocking several DOJ interns who raised serious concerns …

Marijuana’s Legal Classification vs. Modern Science

A New Jersey appeals court recently ordered the Division of Consumer Affairs to seriously consider whether marijuana should still be classified as a …

Medical Marijuana Now Has 3 Professional Associations

Every medical field has some sort of professional society, from pediatricians to gerontologists, they enjoy and benefit from collaborating or …

High In Italy's Alps, Ancient Tradition Of Cannabis Cultivation Revived

Worldcrunch.com / LA STAMPA<b>BORGOSESIA</b> — In Valsesia, a picturesque chain of Alpine valleys in northwestern Italy, cannabis has been a traditional …

Cannabis

21 Strange Jobs Humans Will Probably Have in the Future

Automation is creating a whole new set of jobs.<p>Robots are coming for our jobs. We've heard it before, and to a varying degree, it's true. Business consultant group Cognizant predicts in its book "What to do when machines do everything" that over the next 10 to 15 years, 12% of jobs in the U.S. will …

Cannabis is Canada’s moment to lead the world

Sometimes it takes someone from outside Canada to make us realize what a great thing we have going.<p>A few years ago, a Brazilian investment firm, 3G Capital, bought Canadian coffee icon Tim Hortons. In 1995, Labatt Brewery was swallowed up by Interbrew from Belgium, which was in turn merged with …

Can Marijuana Cure Alzheimer's Disease?

Marijuana could be a game-changer for this deadly neurodegenerative disorder.<p>Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized …

Like a fast food drive-thru, but for weed

The largest recreational marijuana store in the country just opened what it claims is the first fast food-style weed drive-thru.<p>NuWu Cannabis …

New weed dispensary has a brewery-style tour to show how cannabis is grown

Move over, craft beer.<p>Vineyard and brewery tours are big business for large and small operations, and now that cannabis is become more accepted …

If You Ever Wished Xanax Was a Tasty Gummy Vitamin, Welcome to CBD Gummies

Buckle up, y'all, because we're about to drop some seriously wild and exciting news for you. Into CBD? Maybe you're not a fan of chocolate or you just prefer gummy candy? Wish your Xanax or Ativan was a delicious gummy vitamin instead of a pill? If you answered yes to any or all of those questions, …

According To Historical Research, Jesus Used Medical Marijuana To Perform “Healing Miracles”

According to evidence found in Ancient Mesopotamian documents, Assyrian Medical Tablets, and in the Bible itself, Jesus used cannabis-infused …

Veterans Groups Push for Medical Marijuana to Treat PTSD

Among critics of the federal prohibition of marijuana — a diverse and bipartisan group that includes both criminal justice reform advocates and Big Alcohol — the American Legion and its allies stand out.<p>For more than a year, the stalwart veterans group has been working to reframe the debate as a …

The Endocannabinoid System: A Beginner’s Guide – Leaf Science

Learn more about the endocannabinoid system and how it affects your health.<p>The endocannabinoid system is a biological system which plays many …

Woman cured of sciatica within hours of using cannabis oil she bought online

A woman who spent 13 years in crippling pain that reduced her to tears says she has been cured thanks to cannabis oil.<p>Brenda Davidson says she is …

Women with Higher IQs are More Likely to Smoke Weed

Never mind stereotypical stoner humor, cannabis consumers have been shown to be more intelligent than their non-consuming counterparts. And that …

Cannabis

No 'significant issues' from marijuana legalization, says Colorado medical officer

The Chief Medical Officer in Colorado, where marijuana was legalized in 2014, has some advice for Canada leading up to the legalization of marijuana …

Teen boy 'saved by cannabis' reveals how his mum's illegal drug-buying stopped him from dying

Deryn Blackwell, from Norfolk, was sent to a hospice shortly after his 14th birthday to live out his final few days.<p>He was frail and in extraordinary …

Cannabis Slows Memory Loss and Protects Brain Cells

Few people know that the US government owns the original patent on Cannabinoids (Cannabis extracts) and lists them as “Neural Protectants” meaning …

This is how Big Weed charmed Alberta’s liquor stores

“Bruce has been very helpful in trying to envision what cannabis sales can look like in Alberta and put people’s’ minds at ease”<p>“Bruce has been very helpful in trying to envision what cannabis sales can look like in Alberta and put people’s’ minds at ease”<p>“Would I like to vertically integrate and …

Dabbing Could Be Dangerous, New Study Says

But authors warn that burning dabs, wax and other forms of concentrates in bongs, as is often done, exposes users to carcinogenic terpenes, namely …

Opioid deaths drop in pot-legal Colorado

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>A new study has found that fewer individuals died from opioid overdoses in one state where marijuana has been legalized.<p>Interesting. …

Cannabis

Psilocybin in Magic Mushrooms Hits Brain's 'Reset' Button, Say Scientists

Depressed patients reported feeling a 'kick start'.<p>Magic mushrooms are in the midst of a brand makeover, thanks to scientists who are constantly …

Cannabidiol Counteracts THC's Negative Effects : Study

Scientists have confirmed cannabidiol (CBD) may provide protection against some of the potential negative effects of abuse of another cannabinoid – …

How cannabis oil helped me get off painkillers

In a backpacking hostel during a stag weekend 10 years ago, I fell asleep on a top bunk next to an open window. Of course, that now strikes me as a stupid thing to have done, but at the time I didn’t give it a thought. I was on a weekend away, not a health-and-safety awareness course. At some point …

Martial Arts