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Meet the Moms Who Treat Their Kids' Autism with Cannabis on 'WEEDIQUETTE' - Vice

On a new episode of VICELAND's show <i>WEEDIQUETTE</i>, Krishna Andavolu meets the mothers breaking federal law to treat their children's autism with cannabis. Though the local government might prohibit it, these parents have a conviction that helping their kids shouldn't make them criminals.<p>WEEDIQUETTE</i> …

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Study Shows Gut-Calming Effects Of Chili Peppers And Marijuana

Spicy!<p>A common link between chili peppers and marijuana could have implications for how we treat diabetes and colitis, as well as other conditions in the digestive tract, according to a new study from the University of Connecticut.<p>The study was published in the April 24 issue of the journal …

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Inside the UK's Secret Cannabis Coffee Shops

I went on a tour of the clandestine smoke spots operating up and down the country.<p>Sitting six floors up, looking down on London's rooftops and the City workers leaving the high rises nearby, I sip a coffee and puff a joint of Moroccan hash, bought over the counter five minutes ago.<p>I'm in one of the …

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Pot use, abuse more likely in states with medical marijuana laws, study shows

DENVER — People living in states with legalized medical marijuana are more likely to use and abuse cannabis than people living in states where pot remains completely illegal, says a new study that cautions policymakers.<p>Sixty-four percent of Americans now live in states permitting medical marijuana …

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Medical marijuana sales growing north of Boston

With two dispensaries in business, a third set to open, and nine others in advanced stages of state approval, the medical marijuana industry is …

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Weed-Whacking at the DOJ

Friday could be a very bad day for marijuana growers. That’s because, tucked into the vast spending bill Congress needs to pass to avoid yet another …

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In a first, drug use eclipses alcohol in fatal crashes

<b>By Ashley Halsey Iii</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i>For the first time, statistics show that drivers killed in crashes are more likely to be on drugs than …

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When the CIA Made 'Pseudo-Marijuana'

<i>A version of this story originally appeared on Muckrock.com.</i>According to declassified meeting minutes from 1972 and an old article saved by CIA, the …

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House to consider allowing patients with chronic pain to use medical marijuana, permit vaping and edibles

In the first big step toward agreement on the issue in Tallahassee, the Florida House is expected to adopt sweeping changes to its medical marijuana …

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Colorado Pot Expected to Make Record-Breaking Sales Despite Influx of New Legal Marijuana States

Colorado saw $235-million total in marijuana sales within the first two months of 2017.

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Failure to publish tobacco and alcohol submissions to drug policy review 'alarming', say experts

Public Health Research & Practice journal says not disclosing content of companies’ submissions may breach World Health Organisation convention<p>The Australian government may have breached international tobacco control conventions for failing to publish submissions from powerful alcohol and tobacco …

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Levitating Indoor Plant Pot

Give your home a magical makeover in the form of this Levitating Indoor Plant Pot. This takes your indoor gardening skills and makes it look more …

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What Bullets Do to Bodies - Highline

Credits<p>Story - Jason Fagone<p>Jason is a contributing writer for Highline. His work has also appeared in The New York Times, GQ, New York and Wired. He is currently working on a book, <i>The Cryptologists</i>, about U.S. women codebreakers in the world wars.<p>Photography - Finlay Mackay<p>Finlay is a photographer …

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Medical marijuana middlemen: How specialty clinics cash in on legal prescriptions

Canada's marijuana prescription business raises some ethical questions<p>Across Canada, specialty medical clinics are making money within the …

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Science Explains Why You Only Like To Smoke Cigarettes When You Drink

If you ask people today how they feel about smoking cigarettes, most will tell you it just isn’t cool anymore.<p>So, despite our society taking several …

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Sports Gambling Ban Repeal Could Happen in Trump's First Term, Group Says

As top sports officials and the American public soften their decades-long opposition to legal sports betting, the American Gaming Association, one of the leading advocates for a regulated marketplace for wagers, says that an end to the federal ban on the popular pastime is near.<p>Both the NHL and the …

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Yoga tied to better quality of life with ulcerative colitis

(Reuters Health) - Weekly yoga sessions may be associated with a better quality of life for patients with ulcerative colitis, a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that can be exacerbated by stress, a small study suggests.<p>People with ulcerative colitis have inflammation in the lining of the large …

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Aaron Hernandez Autopsy Shows Synthetic Marijuana, Report Says

Breaking News<p><b>Aaron Hernandez</b>'s autopsy shows the ex-NFL player had traces of synthetic marijuana in his system at the time of his death, this …

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You can now get weed nails that actually smoke

Nail artists have been encouraging us to stick all kinds of sh*t onto our nails for ages now.<p>They’ve introduced us to fur nails. Tiny sculpture …

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Flounder Management Policies and Proposals

A call to manage for the future with sustainable populations<p><b>Yet again, one of recreational anglers’ favorite targets is in fisheries management news.</b> …

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Judge expects to allow California high-speed rail funding

<i>In this Feb. 26, 2015 photo, a full-scale mock-up of a high-speed train is displayed at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. In recent decades,</i> …

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Our Stoner Favorites From NYLONshop

Puff, puff, pass!<p>The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping, and April is in full swing. That said, we’re craving some herbal elevation—and we don't mean green tea.<p>4/20 may have passed, but NYLONshop is here to stay all year round. Our collection of cannabis-themed products was curated by the …

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Packers receiver Geronimo Allison settles marijuana charge

MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers receiver Geronimo Allison has reached a deal with prosecutors to settle a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.<p>Allison will pay $330.50 to settle the charge after it was amended Tuesday to an ordinance violation. WLUK-TV reports he also will be required …

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Defiant Eric Thames says bring on the drug testing

Milwaukee Brewers first baseman is not bothered by the multiple drug tests he's had to take this season. USA TODAY Sports

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Denver-based company destroys magnets after fight with regulator

Denver-based Zen Magnets complied with federal safety regulators’ order to get rid of $40,000 worth of magnetic balls that had been the subject of a …

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10 Films That Were Made For Stoners

<b>Stoners worldwide are aware of the complexities that being stoned entails.</b><p>Whilst waxing your bong is important, so too is knowing what to watch and …

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New SA energy laws go into effect

New laws designed to give South Australia more control over its energy network, a key element of the state government's power plan, are now in …

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Texas needs tougher laws to reel in mail-in vote fraud | Commentary

"We ask that you devote additional resources to verify the integrity of each mail-in ballot in Dallas," Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and state Rep. …

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The Fashion Snob's Guide to 4/20

Alessandro Michele and Raf Simons Make <i>Time</i>’s 100 Most Influential List<p>Plus, Ashley Graham made the magazine’s “Icons” category<p>BY HILARY SHEPHERD<p>NEWS …

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What are the possible side effects of beclometasone nasal spray?

Most people use this steroid nasal spray without problems as any side effects are mild or rare<p>Medicines and their possible side effects can affect …

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