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THC vs CBD Infographic — Effects, Differences, and Similarities

By Helena Miles — Marijuana is a very powerful and complex plant. It consists of more than 100 different chemicals. These chemicals are called cannabinoids and when they are inhaled or digested they interact with the various receptors in our brain. Every cannabinoid is different and has its own medical benefits. However, there are two “most famous” compounds which have captivated ...

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Outcry From Cannabis Supporters Jampack Public Hearing on Amendment 2

Outcry From Cannabis Supporters Jampack Public Hearing on Amendment 2

An overwhelming 71.3 percent of the vote in Florida passed the medical cannabis Amendment 2 bill which would allow physicians the discretion to recommend medical marijuana in any instance where they believe that its medical use “would likely outweigh the potential health risks” for their patients. However, the proposed new rules the Florida Department of Health (DOH) seek to change would ...

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U.S. Has Funded Israeli Cannabis Research For 50 Years

U.S. Has Funded Israeli Cannabis Research For 50 Years

The U.S. government has been funding medical cannabis research for the past five decades. Only, they’ve been outsourcing that research to another country. For half of a century, the National Institute of Health has provided an annual grant to Israel for research on the herb. You may have heard of Dr. Raphael Mechoulam. Dr. Mechoulam is the man who first discovered ...

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The Ultimate Guide to Cannabidiol (CBD) Oil

Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of at least 113 active cannabinoids identified in cannabis. In hemp, however, THC is only present in trace amounts, while CBD dominates the plant’s makeup. CBD interacts with our naturally occurring systems but is non-psychotropic, it doesn’t cause a high. This makes it a safer, less controversial alternative, while still offering significant health benefits. Although scientists ...

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Meet the Man Who Found the Natural Cure for Cancer

Meet the Man Who Found the Natural Cure for Cancer

Earlier this year, the US government’s Department of Health admitted that Cannabis kills cancer cells. It is vital to understand that this is not a ‘discovery’, because it has been known for decades that the active ingredient of this naturally occurring plant – called Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) – is highly effective at destroying cancer cells! In 1974 researchers at the Medical ...

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[VIDEO] Bernie Sanders to Take Marijuana Off Controlled Substance Act as President

When it comes to marijuana policy, Bernie Sanders is the clear favorite out of all of the candidates trying to become the next President of the United States. Whereas the other candidates may respect states’ rights at best (depending on if you believe what they say), Bernie Sanders has introduced legislation to completely end federal marijuana prohibition altogether. “It is not ...

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Why Marijuana Was Really Made Illegal in The U.S.

Is hemp Illegal because of Marijuana? No, Marijuana is illegal because of Hemp and power-hungry corporations and people in high places. Most people in the mainstream never really mention hemp. That’s because hemp can’t make you high and thus mainstream media focuses on “Marijuana”. In turn, people tend to think that Hemp is illegal as a byproduct of “Marijuana prohibition” ...

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Health Organization Creates Fake Marijuana Use Disorder Issuing Warning

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has a sort of reassuring ring to it. Yet, even a little investigation into this organization reveals that it is essentially the junction where the US Government and Big Pharma are joined together in a profitable union. The seemingly impending legalization of medical and recreational marijuana across the country has the pharmaceutical industry more ...

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US Supreme Court Ruling Could End Legal Marijuana Sales

Although the Obama Administration advised the U.S. Supreme Court in 2015 not to waste any time entertaining a lawsuit brought forth by Oklahoma and Nebraska that suggests Colorado’s legal marijuana market is causing “irreparable injury” due to an influx of drug trafficking into their communities, the nation’s highest court will discuss on Friday whether to pick up the case—creating the potential ...

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